Ancient Drug Dealers? Opium Discovered Inside Juglet Sealed for 3000 Years

Ancient Drug Dealers? Opium Discovered Inside Juglet Sealed for 3000 Years

Ancient Drug Dealers? Opium Discovered Inside Juglet Sealed for 3000 Years Researchers at York University and the British Museum discovered the traces of opioids in a unique vessel of the Late Bronze Age. This type of vessel, known as ‘base ring juglets,’ is believed to have long been linked with opium, as when inverted it resembles the seed heads of the […]

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Roadside dig Reveals 10,000 Year Old House In Israel

Roadside dig Reveals 10,000 Year Old House In Israel

Roadside dig Reveals 10,000 Year Old House In Israel Archeologists report that while digging at a construction site in Israel, they have discovered some amazing discoveries, including stone axes, a “cultic” temple and traces of a 10,000-year-old house. The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) officials said, The discoveries provide a “large view” of human development over thousands of years,  from the time […]

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Guildhall Excavation Reveals Roman-Age Road Surface

Roman remains discovered at York Guildhall complex

Roman remains discovered at York Guildhall complex Over the past six months, on behalf of City of York Council, the York Archeological Trust (YAT) has been monitoring and recording any archeological deposits or features that  are uncovered by on-going reconstruction and renovation work at the Guildhall complex by VINCI Construction UK. While much of the site were extensively damaged in the […]

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