Category: Archaeology

Archaeology

Archaeology is the study of human history and prehistory using artifacts found from excavations around the world. Analysis of those artifacts can reveal much about the culture and lifestyle of our distant ancestors. As technology advances, so too does the kind of information we are capable of gleaning and brining your way. We’ll show you amazing architectural structures and reveal secrets about their construction. We’ll delve into everything about the lives of ancient people, from their biology, social customs and beliefs, and their unique origins. You’ll learn how people lived, what they ate, how they survived, what they believed and valued, and what kinds of civilizations they built. In this section you’ll find long lost and forgotten topics, as well as current archaeological news to keep you abreast of intriguing finds. So kick back and take a journey into the past and browse our collection of articles that are sure to spark your curiosity and love of archaeology.

Ancient Shipwrecks in the Black Sea from Maritime Silk Road Trade

Ancient Shipwrecks in the Black Sea from Maritime Silk Road Trade

Never before have so many ancient ships been found preserved so well. These shipwrecks in the Black Sea result from millennia of maritime Silk Road Trade.

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The Great Flood of China Was More Than Just a Legend

The Great Flood of China Was More Than Just a Legend

New evidence supports a 4000 yr. old legend of the Great Flood of China. Read about the legend and archaeological findings that are retelling history.

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Five Obscure Ancient Civilizations

Five Obscure Ancient Civilizations

Travel thousands of years back in time to learn about these 5 obscure ancient civilizations and their fascinating histories.

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Egyptology and A Brief History of Egypt

Egyptology and A Brief History of Egypt

Egyptology is a field of study, like Biology. How did one country earn this distinction? Learn how the history of Egypt led to a huge branch of knowledge.

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Atlantis of the Sands

Atlantis of the Sands

Atlantis of the Sands was an ancient oasis with grand pillars, lush gardens and immense wealth. It met its fate with violent destruction. But what happened?

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Linen Book of Zagreb – A Mummy With Etruscan Ties

Linen Book of Zagreb – A Mummy With Etruscan Ties

The Linen Book of Zagreb pertains to an Egyptian mummy found wrapped in a linen with mysterious texts. The language has been identified as being Etruscan.

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North Sentinel Island in Isolation for 60,000 Years

North Sentinel Island in Isolation for 60,000 Years

North Sentinel Island is home to the primitive Sentinelese who are vulnerable to extinction and will kill outsiders. No one is allowed near the island.

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Paris Catacombs – City of the Dead

Paris Catacombs – City of the Dead

Want to visit an underworld of the dead? Despite being among the more popular destinations for sightseers, the Paris Catacombs will not appeal to everyone.

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Newgrange: The Ancient Winter Solstice Temple in Ireland

Newgrange: The Ancient Winter Solstice Temple in Ireland

The mysterious 5000 year old Newgrange tomb and temple in Ireland aligns with the Winter Solstice sun, and the area is covered with ancient stones.

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Puzzles of the Parthenon

Puzzles of the Parthenon

The Parthenon was meant to last forever in honor of a Greek deity and it has seen its share of battles and owners. But how did they build it so quickly?

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