Tomb of emperor Frederick III in St. Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna, Austria. Source: JoJan / CC BY-SA 3.0.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 01:59

Researchers have used cameras to examine the last untouched royal tomb in Europe. Experts used tiny cameras to investigate the tomb of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III. 

Julius Caesar on Horseback, Writing and Dictating Simultaneously to His Scribes by Jaques de Gheyn II (1629) (Public Domain)
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 23:44

In 56 BC, Julius Caesar invited Marcus Licinius Crassus and Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus to Luca in Cisalpine Gaul (modern-day Lucca, Italy) in an effort to repair their strained relationship, which had been established around 60 BC

Martina Bekova of the Rychnov Museum with the Bronze age sword.             Source: David Tanecek, CTK
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 22:49

Archaeologists in the Czech Republic have announced the discovery of a Bronze Age sword that dates from over 3000 years ago, which is providing new insights into prehistoric Eastern Europe. 

King Tut's sarcophagus. Source: Jaroslav Moravcik / Adobe Stock.
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 17:16

One of the best-known Egyptologists believes that he has finally solved the mystery of the death of Tutankhamun. He claims that the young pharaoh died after his leg became infected after an accident. The expert claims that he has conclusive evidence that Tutankhamun was not murdered, a theory that is popular among some specialists.

Babylonian relief carving. Credit: Andrea Izzotti / Adobe Stock
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 14:01

Mesopotamia is considered to be home to one of the first civilizations and it decisively shaped world history. Now thanks to some of the oldest culinary recipes, inscribed on clay tablets, we now know what they liked to eat and even what their meals tasted like.

A mysterious Indian king. Bengal king Sashanka has long been a historical mystery as well. Source: venkatvasa/Deviant Art
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 23:01

The region and state of Bengal in India is situated in the East of the country and is primarily known for its rich culture, literature, history, and heritage.