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Rare 500-year-old prayer roll made of animal skin describes a fragment of Jesus’ cross that was ‘kept at an English priory before Henry VIII’s dissolution of the monasteries in the 16th...

Huge 1,500-year-old WINE FACTORY discovered in Israel is the largest known winery in the world from the Byzantine period, and produced two million litres of plonk every year Researchers have been excavating...

1,500-year-old amulet believed to have protected women and children against the EVIL EYE unveiled in Israel 1,500-year-old amulet once believed to protect women and children from the ‘evil eye’...

Newly-discovered ancient Egyptian sarcophagus is opened for the FIRST time in 2,500 years to reveal the mummified body of nobleman whose brain were removed through his nostrils with an iron hook A total...

Grave of an ancient ‘Scythian warrior couple’, a baby and an elderly servant ‘who all died of an infection 2,500 years ago’ is discovered in Siberia Couple were found in southern...

Magnificent stone remains of a 2,500-year-old royal palace from the time of the Kings of Judah are found carefully buried outside the walls of Jerusalem The remains included the ornate capitals that...

A new museum in Greece is giving visitors the chance to see every detail of a shipwreck from around 425 BC. The attraction is the first underwater museum in the country and has been labelled the ‘Parthenon...

Fox News Flash top headlines for May 6 Fox News Flash top headlines for May 6 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered an ancient cemetery near the...

An archaeologist inspects the boat’s keel. (Christoph [email protected] Goddio/Hilti Foundation) Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the wreck of an extremely rare vessel that...