Category: Issue 55

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The mighty temple of a little known Maya Kingdom, and the undisturbed tomb of its…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Tales of the French Foreign Legion in the deserts of North Africa have fired the…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Inspired by an engaging new book about women in the Ancient World, Christopher Catling asks:…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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A fossilised face and two lower jaws excavated in Kenya may confirm that Homo erectus,…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Construction work in the ruins of Tenochtitlan in Mexico City has uncovered a unique burial…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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The well-preserved wreck of a 2,000-year-old Roman merchant ship carrying hundreds of clay amphorae has…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Archaeologists have mapped the entire streetplan of a lost Roman town, revealing that what was…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Another sunken vessel recently rediscovered is the Terra Nova, which carried Captain Robert Scott on…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Archaeological sites that take years to record using traditional methods could be mapped in minutes,…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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In a rather more earthbound initiative, Google Maps staff in Mexico have pedalled tricycles mounted…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Clay cylinders from the Jordan Valley, traditionally interpreted as 8,000-year-old ritual ‘phallic objects’, have been…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Previously thought to be little more than hillfort, is this actually the first Iron Age…