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# ancient - Sunday 28 April, 2019

A footprint found in Chile is 'oldest' in Americas, scientists say
# Archaeology
# Archaeology

A footprint found in Chile is 'oldest' in Americas, scientists say

Apr 28th 2019, 12:58 PM 32,201 Views 27 Comments

The scientists say the footprint dates from at least 15,600 years ago.

# ancient - Monday 8 April, 2019

National Museum of Ireland recovers Bronze Age axe found through illegal metal detecting
# Bronze Age
# Bronze Age

National Museum of Ireland recovers Bronze Age axe found through illegal metal detecting

Apr 8th 2019, 3:29 PM 25,152 Views 29 Comments

The museum is now appealing to the public to report discoveries of archaeological objects.

# ancient - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Scientists discover that a bone fragment from 343AD 'could belong to Santa'
# Relic
# Relic

Scientists discover that a bone fragment from 343AD 'could belong to Santa'

Dec 6th 2017, 12:38 PM 15,771 Views 28 Comments

“It is exciting to think that these relics could in fact be genuine.”

# ancient - Sunday 12 March, 2017

People hadn't set foot in this ancient 'lost city' in the Honduran jungle for 500 years - until now
# City Of The Monkey God
# City Of The Monkey God

People hadn't set foot in this ancient 'lost city' in the Honduran jungle for 500 years - until now

Mar 12th 2017, 10:00 AM 41,463 Views 25 Comments

The 1,000-year-old ruins were buried in the rainforest, in a round valley ringed by steep cliffs.

# ancient - Monday 25 July, 2016

People are losing it over how the kids from the sitcom Outnumbered have aged
# We're All Ancient
From The Daily Edge
# We're All Ancient

People are losing it over how the kids from the sitcom Outnumbered have aged

Jul 25th 2016, 10:24 AM 11,308 Views 4 Comments

Ah here.

# ancient - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

15 things that are guaranteed to make Irish people feel old
# Ancient
From The Daily Edge
# Ancient

15 things that are guaranteed to make Irish people feel old

Jul 12th 2016, 9:26 PM 19,823 Views 4 Comments

Some facts. Some experiences. So old.

# ancient - Thursday 13 November, 2014

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago
# The View From There
# The View From There

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago

Nov 13th 2014, 3:48 PM 4,921 Views 0 Comments

The room in a French village has remained as it was at the time of the World War I soldier’s death almost a century ago.

# ancient - Friday 7 February, 2014

Earliest human footprints in Europe found on British beach
# Old Feet
# Old Feet

Earliest human footprints in Europe found on British beach

Feb 7th 2014, 9:46 PM 23,218 Views 61 Comments

The footprints, belonging to both adults and children, are about 800,000 years old.

# ancient - Sunday 13 October, 2013

25 things that will make every Irish person feel ancient
# Oh Dear Lord
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Dear Lord

25 things that will make every Irish person feel ancient

Oct 13th 2013, 8:15 PM 88,847 Views 91 Comments

These things will make you realise how fast the years have flown by.

# ancient - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

WARNING: These things are likely to make you feel old
# Old Old Wooden Ship
From The Daily Edge
# Old Old Wooden Ship

WARNING: These things are likely to make you feel old

Oct 17th 2012, 2:52 PM 5,712 Views 4 Comments

Eminem is 40 day. That made us feel old. Also, Sabrina the Teenage Witch is 35.

# ancient - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Colosseum to be restored using private donation
# Colosseum
# Colosseum

Colosseum to be restored using private donation

Jul 31st 2012, 7:15 PM 8,685 Views 9 Comments

A luxury shoemaker will fund the restoration project, which will see works taking place at the ancient ruin for more than two years.

# ancient - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

In pictures: Terracotta warriors unearthed
# Warriors
# Warriors

In pictures: Terracotta warriors unearthed

Jun 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 4,957 Views 3 Comments

Over 100 ancient figures have been found at a dig at the Qin Shihuang museum site in China.

# ancient - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Thieves plunder historic treasures at Beijing's Forbidden City
# Forbidden
# Forbidden

Thieves plunder historic treasures at Beijing's Forbidden City

May 11th 2011, 10:08 AM 658 Views 0 Comments

Seven pieces of gold and jewel-encrusted art have been stolen from the heavily guarded historic site.

# ancient - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Huge statue of Egyptian pharaoh unearthed in Luxor
# Pharaoh
# Pharaoh

Huge statue of Egyptian pharaoh unearthed in Luxor

Apr 26th 2011, 2:12 PM 1,393 Views 0 Comments

42-foot-tall statue originally discovered in 1928 has finally been unearthed – and archaeologists expect to find a second one nearby.