Archaeologists discover lost 1800-year-old head of ancient Greek god Apollo

Archaeologists from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki announced in late March that they had discovered a well-preserved head of the ancient Greek god Apollo in the city of Philippi, Greece. The head, which was found by 15 archaeology students in September of 2023, is believed to date back to the 2nd or 3rd century […]

Ancient Egyptian baboon mummy hints at existence of lost mythical city

DNA obtained from the mummified remains of an ancient Egyptian baboon has shed light on the location of a hidden city that eludes modern maps. A recent study delving into the DNA unveiled insights into how the ancient Egyptians traded with a city situated along the coast of present-day Eritrea. Eritrea, an east African […]