The birth of Jesus Christ is pretty much the most basic element of the Christmas story. From common carols to the imagery of the nativity scene, the idea that Christmas is his birthday is everywhere. what’s
Our ancient human cousins may have fought off big cats with spears, according to archaeological evidence. The sabre-toothed cat lived alongside early humans, and may have been a fearsome enemy, say scientists.
Egyptology is entering another golden age, with dazzling new discoveries of hidden chambers under the Pyramids and in Tutankhamun’s tomb. A cynic could almost say it’s hype for the desperate tourist industry
1 December 1922: British archaeologist Howard Carter, bankrolled by Lord Carnarvon, made the staggering find The discoveries of Mr. Howard Carter at Thebes reported by the Cairo correspondent of the “Times,”
A news story this morning from the Siberian Times quickly circulated on the various newsgroups I read, as a cursory look at the images suggests that one of the most famous Siberian mummies — a woman with