This is a collection of articles on various archaeological subjects, which may or may not have appeared in our magazines in the past.
|The Holy Sepulchre in 3D |
The history of the sacred tomb may be murky, but this animated history of the building is brilliant!
|The Dagger Men |
Fanatics wielding daggers bring - and brought - terror to the streets of Jerusalem.
|Gilgamesh Restored |
A looted tablet contains a haunting description of Gilgamesh's Cedar Forest.
|Maccabee Tombs |
News that the tombs of the Maccabees may have been found triggers a series of discursive cogitations.
|Hidden doors? |
Dr Nicholas Reeves thinks he has found hidden doors in Tut's tomb - but has he?
|Vandals in Palmyra |
When Muslim fanatics captured the ancient city of Palmyra, vandalism reigned supreme.
|The Birmingham of Africa |
The desert kingdom of Meroe found an unlikely source of wealth - and lost it when the trees gave out.
|Mangled Mosaics |
Rearranging Roman mosaics is never a good idea, especially when you get down to pixel level!
|The Disappearing Aqueduct |
The aqueduct swallowed by sand dunes has long intrigued me; now an old book solves the mystery.
|Talpiot Tomb Again |
When mud has a signature curious results can follow!
|Scholarship or Vandalism? |
She may be ugly but she was an individual - does she deserved to be sacrificed?
|Mysteries Revealed |
A dictatorial EU and a threat from UNESCO finally move the Italians to action.