Archaeology - Page 5

1,500-year-old discovery yields an impressive pile of ... evidence

Students help archaeologists dig through manure to unearth a stable for donkeys, sheep and goats.

Archaeologists discover that ancient farmers were surprisingly high-tech

Israeli civilizations from 5,000 B.C. seem to have used advanced irrigation techniques.

Recent discoveries bring ancient cities to life

From stinky food to Ikea-like furniture, an archaeologist reveals what life was like thousands of years ago.

Rome wasn't the only city with ancient amphitheaters

Find out where this archaeological wonder still stands.

Scientists discover 6,000-year-old grain that started origins of farming

It's the oldest plant ever genetically sequenced.

900-year-old Aladdin-like lamp discovered on a Mediterranean beach

An Israeli lifeguard found it during a morning run. No word yet if he was granted 3 wishes.

Have archaeologists discovered Pan's lair?

This newly uncovered gateway and a mysterious mask may offer clues about the ancient greek god.

2,000-year-old silver coins discovered

Archaeologists say they are among the first set of coins ever minted.

Archaeologists uncover secrets near Israel's Dead Sea

Discover the area's largest archaeological dig in the last half-century.

Ancient Egyptian treasury official's seal discovered by birdwatcher

3,700-year-old stone is shaped like a beetle and covered in hieroglyphics.

Is this where the glassworks industry began?

Discovery of 1,600-year-old kilns leads experts to believe Israel was a major glass producer.

2,000-year-old bronze incense shovel discovered by archaeologists

The shovel and a jug found alongside it may have been used for ancient ritual ceremonies.

6 ancient ruins where 'Indiana Jones 5' should be filmed

The world offers no shortage of abandoned palaces and castles befitting the next "Jones" film.

Archaeologists discover a very important ancient woman's seal

She probably used it to sign official documents 2,500 years ago.

1,600-year-old Roman winery discovered

Archaeologists also found evidence of ancient bath houses on the site.