Discovery of an octagonal structure made of the layered stones with clay mortar is among the significant findings of the expanded exploration operations in the ancient site of Masoumzadeh Mound in Bojnourd, North Khorasan Province.
The University of Copenhagen in Denmark is home to a unique collection of Ancient Egyptian papyrus manuscripts.
A large part of the collection has not yet been translated, leaving researchers in the dark about what they might contain.
The ancient city of Pompeii is one of the most fascinating archaeological sites in the world. Located just outside of Naples in southern Italy, Pompeii is renowned for its well-preserved Roman ruins — and the disaster that ironically left them intact.
Archeologists have identified Germany’s oldest public library, which may also be the oldest library in the Roman Empire’s northwest provinces. Niches in the walls appear to have stored up to 20,000 scrolls.