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Nov 13

Researchers Say There May Be Undiscovered Tomb at Great Pyramid of Giza

Posted on Friday, November 13, 2015 in Links

The Pyramids

A team using scanning technology said temperature variations could indicate the presence of a tomb in the 4,500-year-old structure.

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Oct 27

Skeleton of ancient warrior and hoard of treasure found in 3,500-year-old tomb

Posted on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 in Links

Palace of Nestor

US archeologists found the wooden coffin of the unknown soldier on the Peloponnese peninsula, with jewellery, a bronze sword and ivory combs inside.

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Oct 12

Pre-Roman tomb unearthed in Pompeii

Posted on Monday, October 12, 2015 in Links


A rare pre-Roman tomb has been unearthed in Pompeii, shedding new light on life at the site in the fourth century BC.

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Oct 2

Greek tomb was ‘for Alexander the Great’s friend Hephaestion’

Posted on Friday, October 2, 2015 in Links

Alexander and Hephaiston

An archaeologist investigating an ancient Greek tomb from Alexander the Great’s era suggests it was a shrine for his closest friend Hephaestion.

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Sep 30

Search for Egypt’s Nefertiti gains new momentum

Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 in Links


A queen’s tomb may lay hidden behind King Tutankhamun’s final resting place

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