Audio News from Archaeologica
The news of the week in audio, brought to you by The Archaeology Channel, is compiled and written by Michelle Hilling of Archaeologica and read by Laura Pettigrew. The audio news is compiled from Archaeologica’s daily news updates. The musical interludes are original compositions by Anthony Pettigrew.
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Very ancient temple building near Lima, Peru; gold and weapons in the tomb of an ancient warrior in Russia; mudbrick pyramid of an ancient Egyptian government official; huge Indus Civilization city in India
Greco-Roman tombs in Alexandria; seabirds at the heart of religion for the extinct native people of Newfoundland; new computer program can reconstruct extinct languages; Teotihuacan pyramid yields fire-god statue
Nineteenth Century geodetic marker near Rome; rare Olmec jade spoon at Maya city in Belize; Classical Period loom weights in Turkey; complex petroglyph panel near Mexico’s west coast.
Shaman’s crystal cache in Panama; Colosseum graffits and frescoes; intact Celtic burial chamber in Germany; theft from ancient Shiloh
Hadrian’s art center in central Rome; old flaked stone weapons near Mazatlan; ancient Hebrew temple outside Jerusalem; long-used ancient burial ground in Maryland
Armored Japanese warrior encased in hot ash; Mesoamerican traits in northwestern Mexico cemetery; Ramses III was murdered; remarkable Neolithic carpentry in Europe.
Very old European cheese-making; cauldrons signify Iron Age feast in England; Egyptian embalming tool in mummy skull; 18th Century woodworking shop in Massachusetts
Massive palace complex in China; drought and the end of Sumerian; subterranean Maya finds; Egypt’s largest royal sarcophagus