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Bronze Age

Milfield Henge: An Ancient Monument Reconstructed

Tom Moran | Posted 11.22.2016 | Travel
Tom Moran

(Images by Urban Ghosts) Five miles northwest of Wooler, in northern England, stands the striking reconstruction of an ancient monument, representing...

'Undiscovered Community' From 3,000 Years Ago Uncovered In U.K.

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.13.2016 | Science

Thousands of years ago, perhaps right as dinner was being served, a fire tore through a series of homes built on stilts above a river in what is today...

'A Decent Bomber' -- Alexander McNabb's Irish Thriller

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.04.2017 | Books
Magda Abu-Fadil

Alexander McNabb's hot adventure "A Decent Bomber" for a change wasn't set in the Arab world, but managed, in its Irish venue, to tie back to the region he's used as a backdrop for earlier novels.

Strange Gold Spirals Dating Back To Bronze Age Unearthed In Denmark

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 07.14.2015 | Science

A trove of 2,000 delicate gold spirals that date back to the Bronze Age was recently discovered in Denmark -- and archaeologists are trying to figure ...

Mystery Of Ancient Skeleton And His Dagger Is Finally Solved

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 12.18.2014 | Science

Scientists have been trying to unravel the mystery of "Racton Man" since 1989, when the Bronze Age skeleton was found clutching an ornate dagger in th...

PHOTOS: Gruesome Suit Of Armor Unearthed At Building Site

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 09.19.2014 | Science

Archaeologists working near the Siberian city of Omsk have unearthed a suit of armor that dates back 3,500 to 3,900 years -- and it's made almost enti...

Ancient Lake Dwellers May Have Given Gruesome Gifts To The Gods

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 07.13.2014 | Science

Children's skulls found at the edges of Bronze Age settlements may have been a gruesome gift for the local lake gods. The children's skulls were disc...

Ancient Treasures Discovered In Burial Chamber Overseas

LiveScience | Owen Jarus | Posted 06.28.2014 | Science

An ancient burial containing chariots, gold artifacts and possible human sacrifices has been discovered by archaeologists in the country of Georgia, i...

The Collapse of Civilizations: It's Complicated

Eric H. Cline | Posted 03.19.2014 | Science
Eric H. Cline

Currently we are facing the very same type of situation that they faced back in 1177 BC -- climate change, earthquakes, famines, droughts, rebellions. The only thing missing from today's scenario are the Sea Peoples -- the mysterious invaders from overseas. So, what are we waiting for?

Ancient Sundial Found Overseas May Be Oldest Of Its Kind

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 10.09.2013 | Science

A carved stone found marking a Bronze Age grave in the Ukraine is the oldest sundial of its kind ever found, a new study reveals. The sundial may hav...

Sacrificial Donkey Was Buried With Trappings Of Wealth

Posted 03.11.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 03/10/2013 12:10 PM EDT on LiveScience Archaeologists in southern Israel say they've uncovered a young do...

3,500-Year-Old 'Microbrewery' Discovered

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.29.2012 | Home

Archaeologists in western Cyprus are shedding light on ancient boozing after the discovery of a "microbrewery" dating to the Bronze Age, about 3,500 y...

New Archaeological Dig Planned For Ancient City

Posted 10.18.2012 | Science

By: Live Science Staff Published: 10/18/2012 10:19 AM EDT on LiveScience Armed with shovels, trowels and new biotechnology tools, archaeologists...

'Wild People' Were Species Of Early Human, Speculates Folklorist Michael Heaney

USA Today | Dan Vergano | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Siberia's Denisova cave held the pinky bone of an unknown early human species, a genetics team reported in March. The Naturejournal study, led by Joha...

Archaeology Uncovers Prehistoric

The Belfast Telegraph | Linda Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prehistoric mysteries uncovered in an archaeological dig at a Co Down road scheme were revealed to the public this morning. The team behind the dig a...