Author: Carly Hilts

Carly studied Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic at St John’s College, Cambridge, before becoming a journalist. Quickly realising she preferred covering history and archaeology stories above all others, she joined Time Team as a researcher, later working for Horrible Histories and helping create an ancient Egyptian-themed computer game.
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CWA is celebrating its 10th birthday with a special anniversary issue: Editor in Chief Andrew…

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Archaeologists have found the missing head of a 40,000 year old figurine, whose body was…

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A unique gold figurine in the shape of a woman, thought to be 1,500 years…

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A tiny skeleton dating back 55 million years is the oldest primate fossil ever found,…

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Wine was introduced to France from Italy, with the first Gaulish vintages produced in c.500…

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New measures to strengthen the protection of cultural heritage within the European Union, and to…

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Ancient Egypt's oldest iron artefacts were made from meteorite, new research has confirmed. The 9…

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Temple trivia from around the world.

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Sailors, from the Neolithic to the Byzantine periods, approaching the shores of Malta from the…

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A rare collection of Islamic medical manuscripts has gone on display for the first time,…

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Detailed analysis of a 2,000-year-old bronze warship ram has shed new light on how the…

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Ongoing excavations at Jamestown, VA, the first permanent English settlement in America, have revealed grisly…