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  1. Global Warming Reveals Amazing Glacier Artifacts from Switzerland’s Ancient Past

    In Sion, Switzerland an exhibition is being held which presents glacier artifacts ... materials have been made in mountain valleys and passes in Switzerland. In Sion, Switzerland an exhibition is being held which presents glacier artifacts ...

    Ed Whelan - 20/10/2018 - 23:03

  2. Farmer discovers huge hoard of more than 4,000 ancient Roman coins in Switzerland

    ... been described as one of the biggest treasures ever found in Switzerland. The Agence France Press reports that the finding occurred in Ueken, in the northern canton of Aargau in Switzerland, a short distance away from an ancient Roman settlement in the ...

    aprilholloway - 19/11/2015 - 21:58

  3. Puzzling Roman-Era Remains Found in Switzerland

    ... in the district of Brugg in the canton of Aargau in Switzerland. According to the Aargau canton archeology department , the pot ... blocks and commercial property. The Romans Made It to Switzerland Almost 2000 Years Ago Experts believe that the pot has probably ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 17/11/2016 - 14:49

  4. Buried Face Down with a Bag of Coins: Mysterious 17th Century Grave Discovered in Switzerland

    ... discovered of a man who was buried face down in 17th century Switzerland. ( ABC/Archäologischer Dienst des Kantons Bern ) ...

    Marilo - 05/10/2016 - 14:50

  5. The Abbey Library of St. Gall: One of the Oldest Working Libraries in the World

    ... Cathedral is one of the most important baroque monuments in Switzerland. ( CC BY SA 3.0 ) A Center for Learning One of ... 2012. Visit the UNESCO Listed St Gallen Monastery Library, Switzerland. [Online] Available at: https://www.european-traveler.com/switzerland/visit-the-unesco-listed-st-gallen-monastery-library-switzerland/ ...

    dhwty - 17/02/2018 - 13:27

  6. Ancient child skulls may have been gifts for Bronze Age lake gods

    ... discovered around the perimeter of ancient settlements in Switzerland and Germany show signs of violent death. According to a report in ... a series of ancient settlements dotted along Alpine lakes in Switzerland and Germany.  Excavations at these sites revealed more than 160 ...

    aprilholloway - 11/07/2014 - 04:14

  7. The Mystery of the Four Golden Hats of the Bronze Age

    ... Left to Right: Vienne, France (1844); Southern Germany or Switzerland (1996); Schifferstadt, Germany (1835); Ezelsdorf, Germany (1953). ... is believed to have been found in either southern Germany or Switzerland – it was noticed in the international arts trade in 1995. The hat ...

    mrreese - 01/02/2015 - 12:16

  8. Scans and DNA tests reveal the secrets of a rare African mummy

    ... Now a team of scientists from Botswana, South Africa and Switzerland has used computerised tomography (CT) scanning and ancient ... Now a team of scientists from Botswana, South Africa and Switzerland has used computerised tomography (CT) scanning and ...

    ancient-origins - 18/03/2016 - 23:52

  9. Ring of Skulls: Ancient and Modern Sacrifices to the Water Gods

    ... skulls buried in the earth around lakes in Germany and Switzerland has revealed an age-old tradition of making offerings and ... skulls buried in the earth around lakes in Germany and Switzerland has revealed an age-old tradition of making offerings and ... the water gods.  Archaeologists from Basel University, Switzerland found the skulls of children forming a protective ring around the ...

    ancient-origins - 17/07/2014 - 23:55

  10. 3,500 Year Old Metallic Hand Leaves Deep Fingerprint In Swiss Criminal Investigation

    ... the Bernese Jura, about 28 miles (45 km) northwest of Bern, Switzerland.  Last October, a 3,500 year old bronze hand with a ... the Bernese Jura, about 28 miles (45 km) northwest of Bern, Switzerland. Now, a criminal complaint has been filed against the finders as ...

    ashley cowie - 26/09/2018 - 22:57

  11. 5,500-Year-Old Neolithic Cranial Amulets Shed Light on Ancient Belief System

    ... Neuchâtel dates to the middle Neolithic period of western Switzerland (also known as the Cortaillod culture), and so far only a few such pendants have been discovered in Switzerland. Ernest Roulin, and a number of archaeologists have suggested ...

    aprilholloway - 11/11/2013 - 23:23

  12. Unravelling the Tragic Story Behind the Impressive Lion Monument of Lucerne

    ... also as the Lion Monument) is a memorial located in Lucerne, Switzerland. This monument is a rock relief carved into the cliff face of a ... ) By  Wu Mingren References All About Switzerland, 2010. Lion Monument, Lucerne. [Online] Available at: ...

    dhwty - 29/04/2016 - 03:50

  13. Timeless Mystery: How did a Swiss Ring Watch End up in a Sealed Ming Dynasty Tomb?

    ... diminutive watch was said to have the word “Swiss” or “Switzerland” written in English. The enigmatic ring-watch found in ... in recent decades to show that product has originated in Switzerland, especially relating to watches. How was it possible that a tomb ...

    lizleafloor - 27/06/2015 - 14:31

  14. Ring of Skulls: Ancient and Modern Sacrifices to the Water Gods

    ... skulls buried in the earth around lakes in Germany and Switzerland has revealed an age-old tradition of making offerings and ... the water gods.  Archaeologists from Basel University, Switzerland found the skulls of children forming a protective ring around the ...

    lizleafloor - 22/02/2016 - 00:58

  15. Paracelsus: the Father of Toxicology and the Enemy of Physicians

    ... in Einsiedeln, Schwyz, the Old Swiss Confederacy (modern day Switzerland). Paracelsus’ father, Wilhelm Bombast von Hohenheim, was a ... 16, he began studying medicine at the University of Basel in Switzerland. According to one source, it was at Basel that Paracelsus met and ...

    dhwty - 24/09/2015 - 03:56

  16. The Secret Life of Melusine: Mysterious Mermaid & Serpent Mother of European Nobility

    ... a horn - wooden panel from St.Martin's Church in Zillis, Switzerland ( CC BY 2.0 ) The Mermaid and the Gentleman: The ...

    MartiniF - 31/03/2017 - 15:25

  17. The Dendera light

    ... of the Dendera lamp at the Mystery Park in Switzerland, according to the electric lamp interpretation  Most ...

    johnblack - 30/01/2013 - 09:14

  18. Archaeologists in China unearth 2,400-year-old Polo Sticks and Balls

    ... water with no horses. This is the Cartier Snow Polo Cup in Switzerland. (Photo by Frédéric de Goldschmidt/ Wikimedia Commons ) ...

    Mark Miller - 16/05/2015 - 02:53

  19. Catapult: The Long-Reaching History of a Prominent Medieval Siege Engine

    ... weapons. Replica of a trebuchet, Castle Laupen, Switzerland. ( CC BY 3.0 ) The arrival of gunpowder in Europe ...

    dhwty - 02/11/2015 - 23:50

  20. Ritually Motivated Traditions May Be Behind Holes Drilled into Skulls in Prehistoric Russia

    ... BC); the patient survived. Natural History Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland. ( CC BY SA 2.0 ) In February 2015 other Russian ...

    Mark Miller - 06/05/2016 - 21:52

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