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400+ Ancient Muslim Graves Unearthed in Spain

Roadworkers in northeastern Spain unexpectedly came across an Islamic burial ground in use from the 8th-11th century. Archaeologists have unearthed more than 400 ancient Muslim graves at the site. The lucky find is challenging previous beliefs about Muslim settlements in the area and has revealed one of the oldest and best-preserved Islamic-era graveyards in the […]

Burial Statues Add to Death Treasures Unearthed in Saqqara Necropolis

The Saqqara royal burial necropolis south of Cairo, Egypt, is perhaps 2020’s most revealing ancient site. It seems that every month new treasures are presented from this deeply-sacred burial complex. Now, Egyptian antiquities officials have announced the discovery of a collection of around 40 gilded burial statues to add to the trove of the site’s […]

Closing in on the Jacobite Gold? Jacobite Stash Unearthed in Scotland

On the 16th April 1746, the  Battle of Culloden was Charles Edward Stuart’s final stand in his Jacobite uprising of 1745. Pitted against British government forces led by William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, son of king George II of England, the carnage that unfolded that day on Drummossie Moor to the east of Inverness in the Scottish Highlands was […]

The 18th Century Sex Toy Unearthed in a Polish Latrine

Archaeologists excavating an ancient latrine in the Baltic city of Gdańsk in Poland made an unexpected discovery when they unearthed a 250-year-old sex toy. The construction of the object and the location in which it was found suggests the phallus shaped artifact was used for personal pleasure rather than for religious ritual. The Regional Office […]

Earring Unearthed In Bulgaria Matches Those In Multiple Mummy Portraits

Fashion in the period of classical antiquity seems to have followed trends that extended much further than we ever imagined. In this case, extending from the ladies of Roman Egypt all the way to the women of ancient Bulgaria. An ancient earring discovered by archaeologists in Bulgaria matches the jewelry painted on more than one […]

Viking Temple to Thor and Odin Unearthed In Norway is a Key Find

The Viking Age has fascinated people for generations and now we have a newly discovered ancient Viking temple that has finally shed some new light on Norse religion . Believe it or not, there is a lot we don’t know about these fearsome warriors and daring explorers. For example, scholars know relatively little about specific […]

Viking Temple to Thor and Odin Unearthed In Norway

The Viking Age has fascinated people for generations and now we have a newly discovered ancient Viking temple that has finally shed some new light on Norse religion . Believe it or not, there is a lot we don’t know about these fearsome warriors and daring explorers. For example, scholars know relatively little about specific […]

King Edward II’s Stone Head Unearthed at British Abbey

An excavation at a medieval Abbey in Britain has uncovered a treasure trove of finds. These include the personal effects of nuns and examples of religious art. But the most surprising artifact among the discoveries is a mysterious stone head. An examination of the object suggests that it may represent the face of the tragic […]

8,400 Year Old Dog Burial With Grave Goods Unearthed

Dogs have long been considered to be human’s best friend with evidence of their relationship going back for millennia. Now a remarkable discovery in Sweden, shows that even 8,400 years ago people and dogs had a really special bond. Archaeologists have found canine remains which are not only the oldest ever found in the region […]

Russian Viking Coins Unearthed by Lucky Detectorist in Ireland

It is not uncommon for ancient coins to be found in buried hoards around the world, but some discoveries are more unique than others, such as an unusual find of Russian Viking coins unearthed in Ireland. A metal detectorist discovered several very rare coins that date to the foundation of the Russian nation, over 1000 […]

Rus Viking Coins Unearthed by Lucky Detectorist in Ireland

It is not uncommon for ancient coins to be found in buried hoards around the world, but some discoveries are more unique than others, such as an unusual find of Kievan Rus coins unearthed in Ireland. A metal detectorist discovered several very rare coins that date to over 1000 years ago.. These silver and gold coins are […]

Rus Viking Coins Unearthed by Strong Rainstorms in Ireland

It is not uncommon for ancient coins to be found in buried hoards around the world, but some discoveries are rarer than others, such as an unusual find of what seem to be Kievan Rus coins unearthed in Ireland. These silver and gold coins are important, in part because if verified, they are the first Rus-Viking coins […]

Tel Aviv light rail work on hold after graves unearthed at construction site

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Revisionist scholars say they unearthed Transgender Viking woman warrior

    The discovery of a female body in a Swedish Viking warrior’s tomb was a gift to activist researchers, who pounced on a chance to woke-ify the iconic Norsemen. But recasting woman warriors as trans is misogynistic and dangerous. When DNA testing confirmed a tenth-century skeleton found buried with the trappings of a high-status […]

Revisionist scholars say they unearthed Transgender Viking woman warrior

    The discovery of a female body in a Swedish Viking warrior’s tomb was a gift to activist researchers, who pounced on a chance to woke-ify the iconic Norsemen. But recasting woman warriors as trans is misogynistic and dangerous. When DNA testing confirmed a tenth-century skeleton found buried with the trappings of a high-status […]

Revisionist scholars say they unearthed Transgender Viking woman warrior

    The discovery of a female body in a Swedish Viking warrior’s tomb was a gift to activist researchers, who pounced on a chance to woke-ify the iconic Norsemen. But recasting woman warriors as trans is misogynistic and dangerous. When DNA testing confirmed a tenth-century skeleton found buried with the trappings of a high-status […]

Revisionist scholars say they unearthed Transgender Viking woman warrior

    The discovery of a female body in a Swedish Viking warrior’s tomb was a gift to activist researchers, who pounced on a chance to woke-ify the iconic Norsemen. But recasting woman warriors as trans is misogynistic and dangerous. When DNA testing confirmed a tenth-century skeleton found buried with the trappings of a high-status […]

Thousands of 2,000-Year-Old Bones Unearthed in Denmark Tell Story of Major Battle

Thousands of bones from boys and men likely killed in a ferocious battle 2,000 years ago have been unearthed from a bog in Denmark, researchers said Monday. Without local written records to explain, or a battlefield to scour for evidence, experts are nevertheless piecing together a story of the Germanic people, often described by the […]

Anthropologists in Peru Have Unearthed Site of Largest Known Child Sacrifice

Stock photo by ahill88 (From National Geographic) Evidence for the largest single incident of mass child sacrifice in the Americas— and likely in world history—has been discovered on Peru’s northern coast, archaeologists tell National Geographic. More than 140 children and 200 young llamas appear to have been ritually […]

Roman Boxing Gloves Unearthed by Vindolanda Dig

Roman boxing gloves unearthed during an excavation near Hadrian’s Wall have gone on public display. Experts at Vindolanda, near Hexham, in Northumberland, believe they are “probably the only known surviving examples from the Roman period”. Dr Andrew Birley, Vindolanda Trust director of excavations, described the leather bands as an “astonishing” find. The gloves were discovered […]

Ancient Viking Settlement Unearthed in Ireland

An ancient Viking settlement has been unearthed in Cork city, Ireland. The find, which includes stone walls, foundations and even swords, is thought to be almost a millennium old. Ireland was one of the Viking’s favored haunts. The Scandinavian warriors are credited with founding many of the island nation’s towns and cities, including its capital, […]

Long lost village gifted by Danish king unearthed (PHOTOS)

Three farmhouses including two cellars from between the 14th-17th century were excavated at the site. One of the cellars was so big, it’s believed it came from a very large farm, Gunvor Christiansen, archaeologist with Roskilde Museum told RT. Historical sources suggest that the farms belonged to the village rulers and the manor was used […]

Smallpox To Return After Ancient Corpses Unearthed

Smallpox could make a nasty comeback after ancient corpses carrying the virus were accidentally unearthed in Siberia. According to Russian scientists, rapidly melting permafrost is causing the disease to ‘reactivate’ from bodies buried over 120 years ago. Ranker.com reports:  Smallpox was thought to be eradicated in 1980, and the last known case of the disease was […]

Update ON The Discovery of An ‘Alien Body’ Unearthed In Nazca, Peru

DNA testing on a body that was discovered has revealed that the body is a species that is unlike anything to have been found so far. In June 2017 a mummy was found in Nazca in Peru that showed signs of it being a species that have never been seen before. Now new bodies have […]

Entire Alien Family Unearthed In Nazca, Peru.

Scientists have discovered a family of six ‘alien’ bodies buried beneath Nazca, Peru – and DNA tests suggest they do not belong to Earth.  Back in June 2017, researchers publicly announced that a new mummy had been unearthed in Nazca that showed signs of it belonging to an unknown species. According to Professor Konstantin Korotkov […]

Unpublished Hitler Book Titled ‘New World Order’ Unearthed

Internet sleuths have discovered an unpublished Hitler book, written in 1928, mysteriously entitled ‘New World Order.’ Only two copies of the 200 page manuscript were originally made, and only one of these has ever been made public. It represents Hitler’s second book, written only a few years after Mein Kampf. Kept strictly secret under Hitler’s […]

Newly Unearthed CIA Memo: Media Are The "Principal Villains"

A new declassifed CIA report unearthed by the FOIA investigive cooperative MuckRock contains some shocking commentary on how the intelligence community views and interacts with the media. The 1984 series of internal memos, part of the CIA’s recent CREST release (CIA Records Search Tool) of over 900,000 newly declassified documents, were drafted in response to a […]

Alien Child Skeleton Unearthed In Crimea

Russian scientists have unearthed a skeleton in Crimea which they say belongs to an one year old alien being. An unusual elongated skull belonging to a 1.5-year-old extraterrestrial boy was found near the village of Yakovenkovo by Archaeologists. Rt.com reports: The grave of boy, which dates back to the second century, was a key finding of the […]

‘Alien’ Toddler Skeleton With Deformed Skull Unearthed In Crimea

The remains were found near the village of Yakovenkovo in the eastern part of the Crimean Peninsula, says the Archaeology Fund, a group that organizes digs across Central Russia, Crimea and Northern Africa. The grave of boy, which dates back to the second century, was a key finding of the recent expedition, according to anthropologists. […]

Atlantis Unearthed — Surprising Underwater Scans Show Lost Architecture on the Sea Floor

In his poems of the Iliad, the Greek Philosopher Homer introduces us to the mythical city of Troy, which remained a curiosity to many until the late 1870s when Heinrich Schliemann, on a hunch, began excavating the remains of an ancient city in Turkey. Although he was an amateur archaeologist and his methods were considered […]

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