Archaeology

The Mittani Empire is one of the least researched civilizations of the Ancient Near East.
University of Tübingen eScience Cente/Kurdistan Archaeology Organization via CNN
June 30, 2019 - 11:33 am
By Jack Guy, CNN (CNN) -- A 3,400-year-old palace has emerged from a reservoir in the Kurdistan region of Iraq after water levels dropped because of drought. The discovery of the ruins in the Mosul Dam reservoir on the banks of the Tigris River inspired a spontaneous archeological dig that will...
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An intoxicating tale of a Quaker woman of the 1700s and her sorted past is dug up at an excavation site in Old City.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
January 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An intoxicating tale of a Quaker woman of the 1700s and her secret past is dug up at an excavation site in Old City. When the Museum of the American Revolution was being built, 82,000 pieces of broken objects were found on the site. As pieces were glued together,...
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