This Excavation news page includes headlines, summaries, and article citations about excavation and excavating news from diverse, English-language news sources around the world.
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- Archaeologists unearth well-preserved 2,000-year-old status of Roman god Hercules in Greece
Archaeologists unearthed a well-preserved statue of the Roman god Hercules during excavations at a site in Greece's ancient city of Philippi.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 4 Oct 2022.
- Moors Murders: No remains yet found in search for Keith Bennett
Greater Manchester Police says it will continue excavation
works but "conditions are difficult".
BBC News. Saturday, 1 Oct 2022.
- 'PERFECT archaeology machine': Researchers use iPad Pro to 'revolutionize' how they preserve Pompeii
Archaeologists working to unlock all the secrets of ancient Pompeii recently used a tool that doesn't spring to mind when you think of excavations - an iPad Pro.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 28 Sep 2022.
- Excavations Shed Light on the Everyday Life of Pompeii's Middle Class
An ornate courtyard found in an otherwise humble home may have reflected the owners' aspirational vision of the future
Smithsonian. Wednesday, 10 Aug 2022.
- New Pompeii Discoveries Shed Light On Middle-Class Roman Lifestyle
Pompeii excavations reveal household life moments before disaster struck.
Forbes. Tuesday, 9 Aug 2022.
- Archaeologists Begin First-Ever Excavation of Tomb Linked to King Arthur
Britons first proposed a connection between Arthur's Stone and the mythical ruler of Camelot before the 13th century
Smithsonian. Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022.
- An Excavation in the Sea Depths Recovers Hercules From the Afterlife
An ancient shipwreck off the coast of Greece is yielding secrets as an archaeological exploration project dives deeper. The effort relies on technological innovation.
New York Times. Friday, 1 Jul 2022.
- "Black Death" mass grave unearthed in London
Archaeologists believe they found a graveyard during excavations for a rail project in London. The mass grave might hold the remains of some 50,000 people killed by the "Black Death" plague more than 650 years ago.
CBS News. Friday, 24 Jun 2022.
- 'Duck Dynasty' brothers dust off their metal detectors in search of hidden treasure in new Fox Nation series
The new Fox Nation series explores the art of excavation
as brothers Jase and Jep Robertson bring out their metal detectors and dig to discover exciting new things.
Fox News. Monday, 20 Jun 2022.
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