It is the Capital city of a in what these days is on the northern part of the Syrian coast, just north of the city of Latakia. Ugarit was never large nor very influential an...
Discovery of shipwrecks and their cargoes in the Mediterranean, the English Channel
In the ruins of a city that was once Rome's neighbor, archaeologists last summer found a 1,000-pound lead coffin.
The largest Egyptological website on the internet, offering complete coverage of the Valley of the Kings in images, text and maps. Produced by the Theban Mapping Project and directed by Kent Weeks
From Tutankhamun to the palace of Knossos: many of the world's most amazing archaeological discoveries have been made by the British.
The Indus Valley Civilization: Harappa, Mohenjodaro, Lothal and more in 1,150 multimedia pages by the world's leading scholars of ancient India and Pakistan
Maybe this isn't a newsflash to anyone but me, but, um, . Because some of the statues are set deep into the ground, and because the heads on the statues are disproportionately large, many people (myself included) tend to think of them as just big he...