Rapport archeo 2017-1

Icelandic drinking horn changes our historic understanding of St. Olav

- Montlhéry (France) : fouille d'un quartier urbain

Qubbet el-Hawa (Egypte) : ritual images from the Neolithic period

Amboise (France) : Un secteur artisanal Gaulois et antique

Colorado (USA) : archaeologists study the "living ruins"

Did humans create the Sahara Desert?

Silk Road evolved as 'grass-routes' movement

Angkor (Cambodge) :  Advanced Radar Tech Could Save Ancient City's Collapsing Monuments

- Ancient peoples shaped the Amazon rainforest

Palaces of Ancient Persia Were Built with 'Fire Temple' Wood

- Why Danish Vikings moved to England

Ørland (Norvège) :  1,000-year-old toy boat in abandoned well

Mariana (France) : Le dieu Mithra découvert en Corse

Nim Li Punit  (Belize) : Second largest Maya jade found has unique historical inscription

- Stevns (Danemark) : Did Stone Age people build a large labyrinth ?

Omrit (Israel) : 1,900-year-old Roman house covered in PENIS-shaped amulets discovered

Orthez (France) : Mise au jour d'un cimetière d'hôpital

Iron Age Potters Carefully Recorded Earth's Magnetic Field — By Accident

Chia Sabz (Iran) : Skeleton of ‘GIANT’ uncovered along with huge 2,500-year-old treasure haul

Székelyföld (Roumanie) : skeleton puzzles archaeologists

Madinat al-Zahra (Espagne) : Using new archaeological techniques

Mount Grojec (Pologne) : oldest glass-making workshop in Poland , approx. 2 thousand years old

Heuneburg (Allemagne) : Excavation of Celtic priestess’ grave reveals gold, gems, armour

Students recreate 5,000-year-old Chinese beer recipe

- Fallaka (Koweit) :  a jewellery workshop containing 3,500 year old semiprecious stones.

Caldwell Creek (USA) : Wildfire Reveals ‘Massive’ Shoshone Camp

Shifting monsoon altered early cultures in China

Acre (Brésil) : Hundreds of ancient earthworks built in the Amazon

Taiyuan (Chine) :  Ancient Tomb of Chinese General and Princess Filled with Figurines

Climate change drove population decline in New World before Europeans arrived

The ancient Indus civilization's adaptation to climate change

Mont St Michel (France) : découverte, inattendue, du cimetière paroissial

Mesa Verde (USA) : Advanced geometry no secret to prehistoric architects in US Southwest

Ceibal (Guatemala) : Archaeologists uncover new clues to Maya collapse

Koma (Ghana) : figurines reveal trading routes of prehistoric African civilisation

Herculaneum (Italie) :Ancient Sundial Shaped Like Ham Was Roman Pocket Watch

- Birka (Suède) : Major Viking Age manor discovered

al-Ghazali (Soudan) : Massive Burial Ground Unearthed at Medieval Monastery

Balti (Moldovie) : Archaeologists discovered 7 thousand old years old house

- Tissamaharama (Sri Lanka): Unique plaque depicting a Universal Monarch

Iraq :Pile of Skeletons Found Inside 2,400-Year-Old Tomb

Ancient Egyptian pot burials were not just for the poor