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An ivory comb found in the 3,500 years old warrior tomb unearthed in the Peloponnese region of Greece.

3,500-Year-Old Unplundered Warrior Tomb with Huge Treasure Hoard found in Greece

US archaeologists in Greece have uncovered the skeleton of an ancient warrior that has lain undisturbed for more than years along with a huge hoard of treasure, the Greek culture ministry announced Monday.

Archaeologists unearth 5,000-year-old 'third-gender' caveman Caveman was buried like a woman, leading scientists to question his sexual orientation.

Archaeologists unearth 5,000-year-old 'third-gender' caveman

Article: Archaeologists unearth 'third-gender' caveman Caveman was buried like a woman, leading scientists to question his sexual orientation.

Ancient hall of the dead unearthed, dorstone-hill

Ancient 'hall of the dead' unearthed in England

Archaeologists have unearthed two nearly burial mounds and the remains of two massive buildings in England.The two wooden long-buildings, or halls, were burnt to the ground; the ashes were then shoveled in to make burial mounds.

The grave of a 16–18 year-old female and a 17–20 year-old male dating to c.2000-1950 BC. Both are buried with a fineware beaker.

Arrival of Beaker folk changed Britain for ever, ancient DNA study shows

The grave of a 16–18 year-old female and a 17–20 year-old male dating to c.2000-1950 BC. Both are buried with a fineware beaker.

UC's Sharon Stocker stands in the shaft tomb of a wealthy, Bronze Age warrior buried alone in about 1500 BC. His intact tomb, discovered by a UC-led international team, contained one of the most magnificent displays of prehistoric riches discovered in mainland Greece in the past 65 years.

UC team discovers rare warrior tomb filled with bronze age wealth and weapons

Just a couple of decades ago, the people of ancient civilizations were viewed as simple, primitive people.  However, numerous discoveries since then have revealed a number of surprising facts abo

Ten Things the Ancients Did Better than Us

Just a couple of decades ago, the people of ancient civilizations were viewed as simple, primitive people. However, numerous discoveries since then have revealed a number of surprising facts abo

Burial ground | The People of a Forgotten World

Burial ground | The People of a Forgotten World

mini.press: Αρχαία Ελλάδα : το μυστήριο των Δρακόσπιτων στην Ε...

mini.press: Αρχαία Ελλάδα : το μυστήριο των Δρακόσπιτων στην Ε...

Archaeologists digging at Pylos, an ancient city on the southwest coast of Greece, have discovered the rich grave of a warrior who was buried at the dawn of European civilization.  He lies with a yard long bronze sword and a remarkable collection of gold rings, precious jewels and beautifully carved seals.

Archaeologists uncover surprise treasure trove in ancient ‘griffin warrior’ tomb

DAQAHLIYAH, EGYPT—Polish archaeologists digging at Tel Al-Farkha have unearthed four Pre-Dynastic tombs, according to a report in Ahram Online. Egypt’s Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh Eldamaty announced that three of the tombs are in poor condition, but that the fourth, a small mastaba with two chambers, is well preserved. It contained pottery such as beer jars and bowls, stone vessels of different shapes and sizes, and carnelian beads, in addition to human remains.

Four Pre-Dynasty - Naqada Tombs Discovered At Tel-Al-Farkha In The Nile Delta, Egypt

Ancient Bones That Tell a Story of Compassion - CRUCIAL CLUE Skeletons at the Man Bac burial ground. Their straight postures suggest that Burial 9's fetal position was evidence of severe disability.

Ancient Bones That Tell a Story of Compassion

Ancient Bones That Tell a Story of Compassion - CRUCIAL CLUE Skeletons at the Man Bac burial ground. Their straight postures suggest that Burial fetal position was evidence of severe disability.

This beautiful gold ring was buried with the so-called Griffin Warrior, whose grave contained Minoan-influenced artifacts. Compare the artistry of this “bull ring” with the different sort of Minoan bullring here. Photograph by Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati

Archaeologists uncover surprise treasure trove in ancient ‘griffin warrior’ tomb

Horse heads on the wall of Chauvet Cave, France - photo by some.maniac, via Flickr;  "Fourteen different animal species are depicted in the Chauvet Cave. Here, three beautiful horses' heads face one another."  - MetMuseum

These cave paintings amaze me: Horse heads, Chauvet Cave. Fourteen different animal species are depicted in the Chauvet Cave. Here, three beautiful horses' heads face one another. Someday I want to see cave paintings in person.

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