May 27, 2024 The sun rises from Anatolia

Israeli archaeologist discover 2300-year-old gold ring in the City of David

May 27, 2024

May 27, 2024

A 2300-year-old gold ring was discovered during a joint excavation in the City of David, conducted jointly by the Israel...

2500-year-old wooden burial chamber depicting the war between Persians and Scythians

May 24, 2024

May 24, 2024

The 2500-year-old wooden burial chamber depicting the war between the Persians and Scythians, found during illegal excavations in the Tatarlı...

A shipwreck was detected during underwater research in the ancient city of Perinthos

May 22, 2024

May 22, 2024

A sunken ship was detected during an underwater radar survey in the ancient city of Perinthos. Perinthos (Herakleia) is an...

The mosaic depicting paradise in one piece in the ancient city of Perre attracts great attention of visitors

May 18, 2024

May 18, 2024

The 1500-year-old mosaic bearing the traces of the Roman period in the ancient city of Perre is one of the...

A 4,000-year-old cuneiform clay tablet with the world’s first love poem

May 11, 2024

May 11, 2024

The small clay tablet known as ‘Istanbul 2461’ in the Istanbul Archaeological Museums contains the world’s oldest known love poem....

A well-preserved Bronze Age wooden well unearthed in England

May 9, 2024

May 9, 2024

A well-preserved Bronze Age wooden well was uncovered during construction work on the Benson Relief Road in Oxfordshire, England. The...

Roman cupid figurine found during road construction work

May 7, 2024

May 7, 2024

A Roman cupid figurine was found during road construction work on the A417 in the Cotswolds. Archaeological excavations carried out...

Archaeologists find rare Tyrian purple lump at Carlisle excavations

May 4, 2024

May 4, 2024

In 2023, archaeologists discovered a rare lump of Tyrian Purple during excavations at a Roman Bath on the grounds of...

A 7000-year-old Neolithic settlement discovered in Serbia

April 30, 2024

April 30, 2024

The ROOTS team discovered a previously unknown Late Neolithic settlement near the Tamiš River in Northeast Serbia. The discovery provides...

Excavations continue in the ancient city of Magarsus where Alexander the Great offered sacrifices

April 25, 2024

April 25, 2024

The excavations of the ancient city of Magarsus, where the Macedonian king Alexander the Great sacrificed to Athena Megarsis and...