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O Projecto “SOS Azulejo” é uma iniciativa do Museu de Polícia Judiciária e nasceu, há nove anos, da necessidade imperiosa de combater a delapidação do património azulejar português, seja ele por furto, vandalismo ou incúria. Na verdade, este património tão português não se perde ape...

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English DNA 'one-third' Anglo-Saxon

The present-day English owe about a third of their ancestry to the Anglo-Saxons, according to two new studies.

Sir David Attenborough narrates this violent and bloody natural history video recording the disturbing scenes of a real Chimpanzee territorial attack. Truly ...

Edward S. Curtis: Mosa—Mohave, 1903/1907; from Edward S. Curtis: One Hundred Masterworks. The book is by Christopher Cardozo, with contributions by A. D. Coleman, Louise Erdrich, and others. It is published by Delmonico/Prestel and the Foundation for the Exhibition of Photography.

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Mayan 'nesting doll pyramid' discovered in Mexico

A third structure is found within the famous Kukulkan pyramid in eastern Mexico, experts say.

An archaeologist from the University of Cincinnati, 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.

from Garstang Museum of Archaeology

From the Archives: John Garstang at Alawniyeh , Beit Khallaf, and El Mahasna, 1900-1901

One of the most important collections in the Museum consists of the photographs from the excavations of John Garstang. Some of these have recently been catalogued and digitized as part of the ‘Anci…