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New study reveals proof for first time of how cats became ‘domesticated’
Druids and archaeologists battle it out at Stonehenge’s new £27m centre
Contractors have stumbled upon an ancient skeleton while digging a sewer trench in Norton-on-Derwent, near Malton. The skeleton is thought to be of either Roman or pre-historic origin.
The brick footings of two huts were revealed as workmen were digging up one of the former code-breaking centre's car parks
Golden treasures from prehistoric Britain’s Stonehenge era, most of which have never previously been on public display, are today being unveiled at a small provincial museum.
I walk because it’s how I like to commute, and if I don’t, I get sad and I can’t think: my brain works best at 3mph
Bones may have been washed from a nearby burial site along River Walbrook
Budget cuts will leave future generations with a lost legacy of historic heritage as there was no one there to protect it
Discovery indicates existence of sea-faring northern Europeans before Vikings
Large sculpted moustachioed human head formed part of the wrecked ship’s 3.5 tonne rudder
Burial site of 12th century Slavic lords discovered in eastern Germany
Archaeologist for London rail programme say thousands of bodies of plague victims and asylum inmates could be uncovered, along with Roman road
'El Paraiso' was one of the oldest structures in the Americas
Professor Mick Aston was an archaeologist who was part of Time Team, the popular Channel 4 programme which for 20 years brought the world of archaeology to television audiences. Aston acted as chief archaeological adviser for 16 series, from its first broadcast in 1994 through to 2011, and was known for his combination of expertise, passion for the subject, and brightly coloured jumpers.
A former resident academic on Channel 4's popular archaeology show Time Team has died at the age of 66.
VIDEO: The statue, of a man called Neb-Sanu, turns during the day