The Roman site of Richborough in Kent has been the subject of three excavations by our Archaeology Projects team ⛏️ ⛏️ ⛏️ All have contributed to new understandings of Richborough's Roman history. Read our research 👉 #FestivalOfArchaeology
This weekend sees the start of the virtual British Festival of Archaeology and over @readingmuseum there is a host of information and activities to keep you entertained. Here is the learning page to get you started:
The Viking Age. Hedeby was a trading town in Northern Germany, with remnants dating back thousands of years. Archaeology has revealed a harbor, infrastructure, houses, even a defensive fortification. It's one of Germany's @UNESCO 's World Heritage Sites.
Daylight saving in action at Stonehenge in England via _youhadonejob1 #archaeology
Whistling Sling Bullets Were Roman Troops' Secret 'Terror Weapon' #archaeology
The Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Institute of Archaeology is a wonderful attempt towards connecting our coming generations with our glorious past. Happy to have inaugurated this institute today.
143 more Nazca Lines have been discovered, etched into a coastal desert plain in Peru. Japanese researchers combined on-the-ground archaeology with modern technology, including artificial intelligence, to identify the 2,000-year-old images.
Fun to think that grave robbery turns into #archaeology after enough time and cultural value has been gained. Like aging cheese.