Mystery behind inscription on rock in French cove solved after 230 years

Mystery behind inscription on rock in French cove solved after 230 years

Mystery behind inscription on rock in French cove solved after 230 years A competition was launched to help decipher the mysterious inscription, 230 years old, found on a rock slab discovered on the coast of Brittany and reveals the story of a tragic death at sea. When one thinks of Brittany in northwestern France the megalithic Carnac stones generally come to mind. The vast astronomical observatory of […]

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Trial begins for archaeologist accused of forging earliest portrayal of Jesus’ crucifixion

Trial begins for archaeologist accused of forging earliest portrayal of Jesus' crucifixion

Trial begins for archaeologist accused of forging earliest portrayal of Jesus’ crucifixion A prominent archaeologist is on trial for supposedly forging what may be the crucifixion’s earliest image. The Basque archaeologist Eliseo Gil is on the court for allegedly defrauding his profession and a museum by faking artefacts that he claimed came from a Roman settlement that he had discovered […]

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‘Entire Streets’ Of Roman London Uncovered

‘Entire Streets’ Of Roman London Uncovered

‘Entire Streets’ Of Roman London Uncovered About 10,000 finds have been discovered, including writing tablets and good luck charms. The area has been dubbed the “Pompeii of the north” due to the perfect preservation of organic artifacts such as leather and wood. One expert said: “This is the site that we have been dreaming of for 20 years.” Archaeologists expect […]

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