AS: British Museum Denies Parthenon Talks

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Today, Mrs Soup and I are enjoying the bank holiday but my top three takes us from the Parthenon to Neolithic skull smashers:

1) Museum denies plans of returning Parthenon fragments:

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/museum-denies-plans-of-returning-fragments.a…

2) Archaeologists Set to Find Largest Coin Treasure in Bulgaria:

http://www.novinite.com/view_news.php?id=142282

3) Stone Age skull-smashers spark a cultural mystery:

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg21528784.400-stone-age-skullsmashers-sp…

Mysterious tablet’s secrets revealed:

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/mysterious-tablets-secrets-revealed.aspx?pag…

Hundreds view ‘restored’ Christ painting:

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/hundreds-view-restored-christ-painting-in-sp…

Plovdiv wants to expand Roman Forum dig after several finds:

http://sofiaglobe.com/2012/08/27/archaeology-plovdiv-wants-to-expand-roman-fo…

China Exclusive: 2,000-year-old tombs bear secrets of ancient Tibetan kingdom:

http://www.china.org.cn/china/Off_the_Wire/2012-08/24/content_26320071.htm

Archaeologists Complete Survey of Charleston Harbor Civil War Naval Battlefield:

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/08/120823175352.htm

Runnymede council seeks views on Magna Carta celebrations:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-surrey-19367735

Ancient poem deifies wife of brutal Roman emperor Nero:

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/48771790/ns/technology_and_science-science/#.UDsw…

Dublin’s Viking warrior burials:

http://irisharchaeology.ie/2011/06/dublins-viking-warrior-burials/#comment-5449

 

 

 

 

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