The ornate discovery was used during festivities and parades almost 2,000 years ago, experts say.
Feb. 27, 2021 • ~3 min
A retired police officer found the rare silver and gold jewellery, which has been declared treasure.
Feb. 18, 2021 • ~2 min
CT scans of the mummy revealed new injuries.
Feb. 17, 2021 • ~7 min
Stonehenge first stood in Wales: how archaeologists proved parts of the 5,000 year-old stone circle were imported
A remarkable set of discoveries has confirmed that parts of Stonehenge first stood 140 miles away at Waun Mawn, west Wales.
Feb. 15, 2021 • ~8 min
One of Britain's biggest and oldest stone circles has been found in west Wales by archaeologists.
Feb. 12, 2021 • ~4 min
The life-sized picture of a wild pig found in a remote cave is thought to be 45,000 years old.
Jan. 14, 2021 • ~2 min
Archaeologists link the destruction of a "high status" village to the uprising in Roman Britain.
Dec. 20, 2020 • ~2 min
A forensic examination of the cargo reveals the devastation of populations caused by the trade.
Dec. 17, 2020 • ~5 min
Archaeologists have long debated the relationship of psychedelics to rock art. New evidence from Pinwheel Cave in California clarifies the connection.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~5 min
Archaeologists used to dig primarily at sites that were easy to find thanks to obvious visual clues. But technology – and listening to local people – plays a much bigger role now.
Dec. 4, 2020 • ~10 min