Ancient rock art discovered in Egypt
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 16:45

In Egypt, a number of mysterious inscriptions and examples of rock art have been found in the Sinai. It is estimated that some of the images could be 12,000 years old. The find is providing insights into the prehistoric past of the region.

LSU campus Native American Mound
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 09:23

A North American scientist has claimed that group of ancient mounds are among the oldest structures in North America.

Spiral staircase of underground crossing in tunnel at Fort Canning Park, Singapore Source: (martinhosmat083/ Adobe Stock)
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 01:49

Singapore, the remarkable city-state in Asia, is regarded as one of the most dynamic societies on earth and offers a great many sites. Fort Canning Park is located on a small hill on the island. 

A burial pit full of grave goods. (Pierluigi Giorgi / © Antiquity Publications Ltd)
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 21:39

In Italy, archaeologists have unearthed what they are calling a ‘prince’s tomb’, found using the latest non-invasive archaeological methods. The royal burial is believed to come from an enigmatic culture that flourished before the rise of Rome in Italy.

Sarcophagus of Nesyamun, source of the Mummy’s voice      Source: © Leeds Museums and Galleries
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 17:22

The vowel sounds of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy have been recreated by scientists in England.

Cleopatra Testing Poisons on Condemned Prisoners by Alexandre Cabanel (1887) (Public Domain)
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 15:00

Of all the ways to murder someone poisoning must be the most underhanded and downright evil way to proceed. The whole art of poisoning, as it is often referred too, was developed as a stealth way to murder one’s enemies before 4500 BC.



The entrance to the tomb found in Datong, China

1,000-year-old Chinese tomb contains spectacular murals, touching poems, and ceiling of star constellations

Time tells that bamboo can endure cold weather. Live as long as the spirits of the crane and turtle. These are the poetic words beautifully painted on the wall of an ancient tomb discovered in a near...