Study confirms ancient cave art in southern Spain was created by Neanderthals
Spain

Study confirms ancient cave art in southern Spain was created by Neanderthals

Neanderthals, long perceived to have been unsophisticated and brutish, really did paint stalagmites in a Spanish cave more than 60,000 years ago, according to a study published on Monday.

Remains of nine Neanderthals found in Italian cave
Italy

Remains of nine Neanderthals found in Italian cave

IN PICTURES: Swedish orienteering enthusiast finds rare Bronze Age treasure

IN PICTURES: Swedish orienteering enthusiast finds rare Bronze Age treasure

Roman chariot unearthed ‘almost intact’ near Pompeii
Italy

Roman chariot unearthed ‘almost intact’ near Pompeii

IN PHOTOS: Pompeii’s treasures go on display at reopened Antiquarium museum
Italy

IN PHOTOS: Pompeii’s treasures go on display at reopened Antiquarium museum

Italian researchers unearth ancient fast food joint in Pompeii
Italy

Italian researchers unearth ancient fast food joint in Pompeii

Swedish archaeologists uncover remains of 8,400-year-old dog
Sweden

Swedish archaeologists uncover remains of 8,400-year-old dog

Italy launches international search for new Pompeii site director
Italy

Italy launches international search for new Pompeii site director

Fisherman finds priceless medieval religious icon on Spanish riverbed
Spain

Fisherman finds priceless medieval religious icon on Spanish riverbed

Scientists reveal buried Roman city in Italy using radar gun
Italy

Scientists reveal buried Roman city in Italy using radar gun

Could 400-year-old mystery of Irish rebel chief lie in Spanish chapel?
Spain

Could 400-year-old mystery of Irish rebel chief lie in Spanish chapel?

Ancient Roman mosaic floor discovered under vineyard in Italy
Italy

Ancient Roman mosaic floor discovered under vineyard in Italy

Egyptian Nefertiti bust is rightfully ours, Germany says
Germany

Egyptian Nefertiti bust is rightfully ours, Germany says

Egypt demands return of Nefertiti bust from Germany
Germany

Egypt demands return of Nefertiti bust from Germany

Archaeologists uncover evidence of ancient cannibal rituals
Germany

Archaeologists uncover evidence of ancient cannibal rituals

Rome is about to reveal an ancient tomb thought to belong to founder Romulus
Italy

Rome is about to reveal an ancient tomb thought to belong to founder Romulus

Mysterious ‘rock’ from Vesuvius eruption found to be piece of exploded brain
Italy

Mysterious ‘rock’ from Vesuvius eruption found to be piece of exploded brain

Medieval Danish Queen’s cellar is one of 2019’s top ten archaeological finds
Denmark

Medieval Danish Queen’s cellar is one of 2019’s top ten archaeological finds

Archaeologists uncover part of 16th-century ship in central Stockholm
Sweden

Archaeologists uncover part of 16th-century ship in central Stockholm

Ancient necropolis discovered during roadworks in Sicily
Italy

Ancient necropolis discovered during roadworks in Sicily

1,000-year-old ship found underneath ground on Norwegian island
Norway

1,000-year-old ship found underneath ground on Norwegian island

Is this wreck the missing sister ship of Sweden’s most iconic warship?
Sweden

Is this wreck the missing sister ship of Sweden’s most iconic warship?

In Pictures: 18th-century tunnel discovered in Geneva
Switzerland

In Pictures: 18th-century tunnel discovered in Geneva

Grisly gladiator fresco discovered in tavern at Pompeii
Italy

Grisly gladiator fresco discovered in tavern at Pompeii

Mallorca divers discover Roman shipwreck full of perfectly preserved jars of 1800-year-old ketchup
Spain

Mallorca divers discover Roman shipwreck full of perfectly preserved jars of 1800-year-old ketchup

Who erected this penis statue in Sweden more than 2500 years ago?
Sweden

Who erected this penis statue in Sweden more than 2500 years ago?

Three 17th-century shipwrecks found in central Gothenburg
Sweden

Three 17th-century shipwrecks found in central Gothenburg

Danish Viking fortress to be reconstructed after project given approval
Denmark

Danish Viking fortress to be reconstructed after project given approval

Ancient skeletons buried hand in hand in Italy belonged to two men, researchers find
Italy

Ancient skeletons buried hand in hand in Italy belonged to two men, researchers find

Family discover ‘perfectly preserved’ Roman tomb hidden beneath home in southern Spain
Spain

Family discover ‘perfectly preserved’ Roman tomb hidden beneath home in southern Spain

Rare sword uncovered in pre-Viking grave in Uppsala
Sweden

Rare sword uncovered in pre-Viking grave in Uppsala

Drought reveals long lost ‘Spanish Stonehenge’ in Extremadura reservoir
Spain

Drought reveals long lost ‘Spanish Stonehenge’ in Extremadura reservoir

Ancient marble head of god Dionysus discovered under Rome
Italy

Ancient marble head of god Dionysus discovered under Rome

Extremely rare baby boot from Middle Ages found in Switzerland
Switzerland

Extremely rare baby boot from Middle Ages found in Switzerland

Spain’s prehistoric humans loved their dogs to death
Spain

Spain’s prehistoric humans loved their dogs to death

The Anglo-Saxons were more menacing than the Vikings, and the English language can prove it

The Anglo-Saxons were more menacing than the Vikings, and the English language can prove it

Skeleton found in basement may be from a Swedish war 400 years ago
Sweden

Skeleton found in basement may be from a Swedish war 400 years ago

Sweden offers cash reward to sword-finder ‘Queen Saga’
Sweden

Sweden offers cash reward to sword-finder ‘Queen Saga’

Viking-era bones reveal growth of domestic Danish cats
Denmark

Viking-era bones reveal growth of domestic Danish cats

Ancient strain of plague found in Sweden – and it could rewrite history
Sweden

Ancient strain of plague found in Sweden – and it could rewrite history

Hundreds of 17th century cannonballs unearthed in Stockholm
Sweden

Hundreds of 17th century cannonballs unearthed in Stockholm

Swedish fisherman finds centuries-old human jawbone
Sweden

Swedish fisherman finds centuries-old human jawbone

Relic found in Denmark belonged to influential 14th-century woman
Denmark

Relic found in Denmark belonged to influential 14th-century woman

Gigantic prehistoric reptile discovered by Swedish researchers
Sweden

Gigantic prehistoric reptile discovered by Swedish researchers

Study finds 2,000-year-old brain cells of man killed in Vesuvius eruption
Italy

Study finds 2,000-year-old brain cells of man killed in Vesuvius eruption

Archaeologists find medieval ship and German ceramics in Enköping
Sweden

Archaeologists find medieval ship and German ceramics in Enköping

Swedish 10-year-olds find 17th century coin in sandpit
Sweden

Swedish 10-year-olds find 17th century coin in sandpit

‘Very rare’ runestone found in Sweden
Sweden

‘Very rare’ runestone found in Sweden

Sword finder Saga hailed as ‘new ruler of the earth’
Sweden

Sword finder Saga hailed as ‘new ruler of the earth’

Eight-year-old Swedish-American girl pulls pre-Viking era sword from lake
Sweden

Eight-year-old Swedish-American girl pulls pre-Viking era sword from lake

Archaeologists celebrate spectacular discovery of Danish Iron Age treasure
Denmark

Archaeologists celebrate spectacular discovery of Danish Iron Age treasure

Archaeologists find medieval seal on Swedish island
Sweden

Archaeologists find medieval seal on Swedish island

Thousands of objects discovered in Scandinavia’s first Viking city
Denmark

Thousands of objects discovered in Scandinavia’s first Viking city

Unique medieval Venetian coin found in abandoned Swedish port
Sweden

Unique medieval Venetian coin found in abandoned Swedish port

Salt of the Alps: ancient Austrian mine holds Bronze Age secrets
Austria

Salt of the Alps: ancient Austrian mine holds Bronze Age secrets

Are Danish cities older than previously thought?
Denmark

Are Danish cities older than previously thought?

Danish archaeologists find 14,000 year-old bread in Jordan
Denmark

Danish archaeologists find 14,000 year-old bread in Jordan

‘Archaeological enigma’ accidentally uncovered in Rome during routine works
Italy

‘Archaeological enigma’ accidentally uncovered in Rome during routine works

Ancient Roman fridge discovered near Basel keeps beer cool for months
Switzerland

Ancient Roman fridge discovered near Basel keeps beer cool for months

5,000-year-old dolmen discovered during construction of Swiss garage
Switzerland

5,000-year-old dolmen discovered during construction of Swiss garage

Here’s how to decorate like a Viking
Denmark

Here’s how to decorate like a Viking

Archaeologists uncover remains of Pompeii victim ‘decapitated while trying to flee’
Italy

Archaeologists uncover remains of Pompeii victim ‘decapitated while trying to flee’

IN PICTURES: Spectacular house with colourful animal frescoes discovered in Pompeii
Italy

IN PICTURES: Spectacular house with colourful animal frescoes discovered in Pompeii

Bone trove in Denmark tells story of ‘Barbarian’ battle
Denmark

Bone trove in Denmark tells story of ‘Barbarian’ battle

‘Alley of balconies’ uncovered at Pompeii in rare find
Italy

‘Alley of balconies’ uncovered at Pompeii in rare find

Ancient remains of horse discovered at Pompeii
Italy

Ancient remains of horse discovered at Pompeii

Archaeologists think they have found Copenhagen’s oldest church
Denmark

Archaeologists think they have found Copenhagen’s oldest church

Swiss researchers try to get ancient Roman fridge working (again)
Switzerland

Swiss researchers try to get ancient Roman fridge working (again)

American tourist damaged Pompeii mosaic by shifting tiles ‘to get a good photo’
Italy

American tourist damaged Pompeii mosaic by shifting tiles ‘to get a good photo’

Remains of ancient port discovered under Naples seafront
Italy

Remains of ancient port discovered under Naples seafront

Storm hits Cadiz and destroys cars, boats and buildings. But reveals long lost Roman ruins
Spain

Storm hits Cadiz and destroys cars, boats and buildings. But reveals long lost Roman ruins

Why were these 8,000-year-old Swedish skulls mounted on stakes?
Sweden

Why were these 8,000-year-old Swedish skulls mounted on stakes?

English mass grave contains remains of Danish Viking army
Denmark

English mass grave contains remains of Danish Viking army

Discoveries from 1,400-year-old Norwegian ice surprise scientists
Norway

Discoveries from 1,400-year-old Norwegian ice surprise scientists

WATCH: New video of shipwrecks in Stockholm’s archipelago
Sweden

WATCH: New video of shipwrecks in Stockholm’s archipelago

Mysterious Stone Age rock shows up on Danish island
Denmark

Mysterious Stone Age rock shows up on Danish island

Who were the first Scandinavians? Ancient DNA sheds light on mysterious origins

Who were the first Scandinavians? Ancient DNA sheds light on mysterious origins

Seven inspiring people The Local interviewed in 2017
Italy

Seven inspiring people The Local interviewed in 2017

Lost medieval village discovered in Denmark
Denmark

Lost medieval village discovered in Denmark

Prehistoric menhir found near Bern
Switzerland

Prehistoric menhir found near Bern

Why these Viking burial clothes had inscriptions to Allah and Ali
Sweden

Why these Viking burial clothes had inscriptions to Allah and Ali

Gold coin sheds new light on 5th-century Swedish island massacre
Sweden

Gold coin sheds new light on 5th-century Swedish island massacre

Bronze Age equipment found on Swiss mountain pass
Switzerland

Bronze Age equipment found on Swiss mountain pass

Medieval church and skeletons unearthed in Lucerne city centre
Switzerland

Medieval church and skeletons unearthed in Lucerne city centre

Treasure hunters wanted: to retrieve sunken gold from 18thC Spanish galleon
Spain

Treasure hunters wanted: to retrieve sunken gold from 18thC Spanish galleon

Mexico finds dwelling for Aztec survivors of Spanish conquest
Spain

Mexico finds dwelling for Aztec survivors of Spanish conquest

Archaeologists find 7,000-year-old human remains in Swiss city
Switzerland

Archaeologists find 7,000-year-old human remains in Swiss city

The US just returned $90,000 worth of stolen artefacts to Italy
Italy

The US just returned $90,000 worth of stolen artefacts to Italy

A Spanish quest to hand down prehistoric secrets
Spain

A Spanish quest to hand down prehistoric secrets

Danish Vikings ‘may have made their own wine’
Denmark

Danish Vikings ‘may have made their own wine’

Rome Metro workers accidentally discovered an ancient aqueduct
Italy

Rome Metro workers accidentally discovered an ancient aqueduct

Naples man uncovers tooth believed to belong to ‘prehistoric mega shark’
Italy

Naples man uncovers tooth believed to belong to ‘prehistoric mega shark’

Human flesh was on the menu 10,000 years ago in Spain
Spain

Human flesh was on the menu 10,000 years ago in Spain

VIDEO: Footprints of Italy’s largest dinosaur discovered in Abruzzo
Italy

VIDEO: Footprints of Italy’s largest dinosaur discovered in Abruzzo

Remains of two British soldiers found in southern Italy
Italy

Remains of two British soldiers found in southern Italy

Divers find submerged Roman artefacts off Tuscan coast
Italy

Divers find submerged Roman artefacts off Tuscan coast

Spectacular Viking manor discovered near Birka
Sweden

Spectacular Viking manor discovered near Birka

Archaeologists just found a medieval horse’s head at the Colossseum
Italy

Archaeologists just found a medieval horse’s head at the Colossseum

Archaeologists just discovered a medieval horse’s head at the Colosseum
Italy

Archaeologists just discovered a medieval horse’s head at the Colosseum

Swedes unearth huge ancient Egyptian burial site
Sweden

Swedes unearth huge ancient Egyptian burial site

‘Sicilian Stonehenge’ discovered by amateur archaeologists
Italy

‘Sicilian Stonehenge’ discovered by amateur archaeologists

Swedes and Brits unearth lost ancient city in Greece
Sweden

Swedes and Brits unearth lost ancient city in Greece

‘Queen Nefertari’s legs’ found in northern Italy
Italy

‘Queen Nefertari’s legs’ found in northern Italy

2,000-year-old teeth show malaria existed in Roman Empire
Italy

2,000-year-old teeth show malaria existed in Roman Empire

Viking gold discovered in Denmark – on live TV
Denmark

Viking gold discovered in Denmark – on live TV

Italian archaeologists find ‘world’s oldest dentures’
Italy

Italian archaeologists find ‘world’s oldest dentures’

Mysterious Roman remains uncovered in Swiss town
Switzerland

Mysterious Roman remains uncovered in Swiss town

‘Sensational’ 300-year-old Madonna found in Burgenland
Austria

‘Sensational’ 300-year-old Madonna found in Burgenland

Mythbusting Ancient Rome: What was Emperor Nero really like?
Italy

Mythbusting Ancient Rome: What was Emperor Nero really like?

14,000-year-old rock paintings found in Spanish resort town
Spain

14,000-year-old rock paintings found in Spanish resort town

Recreated treasures from Syria and Iraq go on show in Italy
Italy

Recreated treasures from Syria and Iraq go on show in Italy

Missing Viking-era rune stone turns up in Sweden
Sweden

Missing Viking-era rune stone turns up in Sweden

Ancient Roman coins unearthed at Japanese castle
Italy

Ancient Roman coins unearthed at Japanese castle

Stone Age mummy Ötzi still revealing secrets
Austria

Stone Age mummy Ötzi still revealing secrets

3,000-year-old stinky cheese found in Denmark
Denmark

3,000-year-old stinky cheese found in Denmark

Benidorm diver finds ring lost 37 years ago… and returns it
Spain

Benidorm diver finds ring lost 37 years ago… and returns it

Shoe that lay in prof’s office is nearly 6,000 years old
Italy

Shoe that lay in prof’s office is nearly 6,000 years old

Plane of US WW2 pilot finally found near Bologna
Italy

Plane of US WW2 pilot finally found near Bologna

Denmark can’t keep up with trove of ancient discoveries
Denmark

Denmark can’t keep up with trove of ancient discoveries

Italians model 17,000-year-old brain from child’s skull
Italy

Italians model 17,000-year-old brain from child’s skull

Ancient Roman fugitives’ bones found in Pompeii shop
Italy

Ancient Roman fugitives’ bones found in Pompeii shop

Largest-ever Viking gold collection found in Denmark
Denmark

Largest-ever Viking gold collection found in Denmark

Mystery ‘extinct’ space rock found in Sweden
Sweden

Mystery ‘extinct’ space rock found in Sweden

Gold treasure worth €50K found in Austria
Austria

Gold treasure worth €50K found in Austria

France digs up bones from 6,000-year-old ‘massacre’
France

France digs up bones from 6,000-year-old ‘massacre’

DNA from ancient Phoenician shows Iberian ancestry
Spain

DNA from ancient Phoenician shows Iberian ancestry

Hiker stumbles upon dinosaur print in hills outside Barcelona
Spain

Hiker stumbles upon dinosaur print in hills outside Barcelona

Mexico unearths tomb of Spanish conquistador priest
Spain

Mexico unearths tomb of Spanish conquistador priest

Sion’s deathly history brought to life in new exhibition
Switzerland

Sion’s deathly history brought to life in new exhibition

Caveman study reveals genes NOT passed to modern man
Spain

Caveman study reveals genes NOT passed to modern man

Why Italy is letting builders bury its history in concrete
Italy

Why Italy is letting builders bury its history in concrete

Monster figurehead returns home – after five centuries

Monster figurehead returns home – after five centuries

After 250 years, ‘lost’ rune stone found at Dane’s home
Denmark

After 250 years, ‘lost’ rune stone found at Dane’s home

16th century castle unearthed in heart of Lille city centre
France

16th century castle unearthed in heart of Lille city centre

1,100 year-old Denmark crucifix ‘may change history’
Denmark

1,100 year-old Denmark crucifix ‘may change history’

This is what happened when Spain restored ancient castle
Spain

This is what happened when Spain restored ancient castle

Cologne celebrates its ancient Roman heritage
Germany

Cologne celebrates its ancient Roman heritage

Wanted: amateur Indiana Joneses for Spanish dig
Spain

Wanted: amateur Indiana Joneses for Spanish dig

Oldest land-dwelling fossil found on Gotland
Sweden

Oldest land-dwelling fossil found on Gotland

Europe’s ‘oldest’ Muslim graves unearthed in France
France

Europe’s ‘oldest’ Muslim graves unearthed in France

Tourists in their millions are ‘wearing out Pompeii’
Italy

Tourists in their millions are ‘wearing out Pompeii’

Spanish study reveals sordid secrets of early human sex life
Spain

Spanish study reveals sordid secrets of early human sex life

US museum gives Italy back looted head of Greek statue
Italy

US museum gives Italy back looted head of Greek statue

Switzerland returns looted Etruscan treasures to Italy

Switzerland returns looted Etruscan treasures to Italy

Unique medieval foot prosthesis found in Austria
Austria

Unique medieval foot prosthesis found in Austria

800-year-old shipwreck found off Salento coast
Italy

800-year-old shipwreck found off Salento coast

Italy showcases stolen pre-Roman frescoes
Italy

Italy showcases stolen pre-Roman frescoes

2,000 years of Cologne’s lethal Roman mother
Germany

2,000 years of Cologne’s lethal Roman mother

Italy’s first Neanderthal dates back 250,000 years
Italy

Italy’s first Neanderthal dates back 250,000 years

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe
Spain

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

Iron Age sacrificial site uncovered in Denmark
Denmark

Iron Age sacrificial site uncovered in Denmark

Pompeii thieves claim relics are cursed
Italy

Pompeii thieves claim relics are cursed

Scans show Pompeii victims ‘in good health’
Italy

Scans show Pompeii victims ‘in good health’

Prehistoric humans were earliest polluters, Gibraltar cave study finds
Spain

Prehistoric humans were earliest polluters, Gibraltar cave study finds

5000 years on ice: Ötzi, Europe’s oldest celebrity

5000 years on ice: Ötzi, Europe’s oldest celebrity

Mystery of medieval child grave in Frankfurt
Germany

Mystery of medieval child grave in Frankfurt

Archaeologists uncover oldest German mosque
Germany

Archaeologists uncover oldest German mosque

French couple arrested for looting archaeological site in Catalonia
Spain

French couple arrested for looting archaeological site in Catalonia

Could this Spanish fossil be the world’s first flowering plant?
Spain

Could this Spanish fossil be the world’s first flowering plant?

Is Spain going back to the Stone Age?
Spain

Is Spain going back to the Stone Age?

Experts find remains of Stone Age mass murder
Germany

Experts find remains of Stone Age mass murder

Twelve skeletons found beneath Swedish castle
Sweden

Twelve skeletons found beneath Swedish castle

Ancient mammoth remains found in Zug
Switzerland

Ancient mammoth remains found in Zug

Pompeii survives bumpy restoration saga
Italy

Pompeii survives bumpy restoration saga

Students find 560,000-year-old tooth in France
France

Students find 560,000-year-old tooth in France

Danish teacher: ‘Golden ratio’ on rune stone
Denmark

Danish teacher: ‘Golden ratio’ on rune stone

Amateur archaeologist finds Nazi gold hoard
Germany

Amateur archaeologist finds Nazi gold hoard

Bronze Age treasure found in Denmark
Denmark

Bronze Age treasure found in Denmark

Seabed gives up Spanish Armada wreck cannons
Spain

Seabed gives up Spanish Armada wreck cannons

French noblewoman and husband’s heart dug up
France

French noblewoman and husband’s heart dug up

Excavator hid Roman sarcophagi in home
Italy

Excavator hid Roman sarcophagi in home

Mystery of 19,000-year-old Spanish ‘red lady’
Spain

Mystery of 19,000-year-old Spanish ‘red lady’

Cervantes has been found…or has he?
Spain

Cervantes has been found…or has he?

Strait of Gibraltar was ‘Serengeti of the Med’
Spain

Strait of Gibraltar was ‘Serengeti of the Med’

Ancient tomb of Celtic prince found in France
France

Ancient tomb of Celtic prince found in France

Mass grave found under Paris supermarket
France

Mass grave found under Paris supermarket

Treasure hunter faces embezzlement charges
Germany

Treasure hunter faces embezzlement charges

Tuscan cemetery could help cure cholera
Italy

Tuscan cemetery could help cure cholera

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Spain

Is 400 year Cervantes mystery solved?

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Spain

Found in Spain: traces of Hannibal’s troops

Pompeii restored with help of artefact thieves
Italy

Pompeii restored with help of artefact thieves

Found in France: Ice age statuette of busty woman
France

Found in France: Ice age statuette of busty woman

Egypt court says Germans stole artifacts
Germany

Egypt court says Germans stole artifacts

Take The Local’s Spanish history quiz
Spain

Take The Local’s Spanish history quiz

Nazi U-boat wreck found off US coast
Germany

Nazi U-boat wreck found off US coast

Bronze Age ‘town hall’ in Spain Europe’s oldest
Spain

Bronze Age ‘town hall’ in Spain Europe’s oldest

Found: Spain’s earliest ever image of Jesus
Spain

Found: Spain’s earliest ever image of Jesus

Augustus’s rooms open for first time in Rome
Italy

Augustus’s rooms open for first time in Rome

Spain returns priceless booty to Colombia
Spain

Spain returns priceless booty to Colombia

Austrians help unearth new Stonehenge finds
Austria

Austrians help unearth new Stonehenge finds

Treasure hunter facing jail time over golden find
Germany

Treasure hunter facing jail time over golden find

Found: 1,000-year-old Islamic burial ground
Spain

Found: 1,000-year-old Islamic burial ground

Ice Age lion gets its head back
Germany

Ice Age lion gets its head back

Spain sends stolen booty back to Colombia
Spain

Spain sends stolen booty back to Colombia

7,000-year-old cave paintings found in Spain
Spain

7,000-year-old cave paintings found in Spain

Spanish team finds hidden ‘tomb of Jesus’
Spain

Spanish team finds hidden ‘tomb of Jesus’

Lost Spanish temple reveals scientific secrets
Spain

Lost Spanish temple reveals scientific secrets

Found: Proof Spain was home to giant hippos
Spain

Found: Proof Spain was home to giant hippos

Thieves steal part of Pompeii fresco
Italy

Thieves steal part of Pompeii fresco

Spanish 18th century ship found off Argentina
Spain

Spanish 18th century ship found off Argentina

Italy reclaims looted treasures from Swiss
Italy

Italy reclaims looted treasures from Swiss

Pompeii crumbles after heavy rain
Italy

Pompeii crumbles after heavy rain

Second oldest church in Germany uncovered
Germany

Second oldest church in Germany uncovered

Amateur treasure hunter finds Roman gold hoard
Germany

Amateur treasure hunter finds Roman gold hoard

Twenty skeletons appear in ‘macabre’ Malmö find
Sweden

Twenty skeletons appear in ‘macabre’ Malmö find

Ancient Egyptian mummy unearthed by Spaniards
Spain

Ancient Egyptian mummy unearthed by Spaniards

Blue-eyed caveman from Spain rewrites prehistory
Spain

Blue-eyed caveman from Spain rewrites prehistory

Swedish divers unearth Stone Age ‘Atlantis’ relics
Sweden

Swedish divers unearth Stone Age ‘Atlantis’ relics

‘Pompeii needs an archaeologist at the top’
Italy

‘Pompeii needs an archaeologist at the top’

World’s oldest human DNA found in Spain
Spain

World’s oldest human DNA found in Spain

Spain’s giant ‘dragon’ dinosaur a world first
Spain

Spain’s giant ‘dragon’ dinosaur a world first

‘Italy has no money for its heritage’
Italy

‘Italy has no money for its heritage’

Swedish woman finds 2,000-year-old gold ring
Sweden

Swedish woman finds 2,000-year-old gold ring

Mystery cave find wows Spanish scientists
Spain

Mystery cave find wows Spanish scientists

Stockholm dig unearths 16th century kitchen
Sweden

Stockholm dig unearths 16th century kitchen

Viking-age ‘gold men’ unearthed in Sweden
Sweden

Viking-age ‘gold men’ unearthed in Sweden

Roman statue found at underwater palace
Italy

Roman statue found at underwater palace

Foreign billionaires to save Roman sites
Italy

Foreign billionaires to save Roman sites

Aqueduct explorers map Rome’s ‘final frontier’
Italy

Aqueduct explorers map Rome’s ‘final frontier’

Arrows frozen for 1,000 years found in Sweden
Sweden

Arrows frozen for 1,000 years found in Sweden

Uppsala unearths pagan road of old kings
Sweden

Uppsala unearths pagan road of old kings

Sweden’s ‘Pompeii’ massacre baffles experts
Sweden

Sweden’s ‘Pompeii’ massacre baffles experts

The man behind the Etruscan tomb discovery
Italy

The man behind the Etruscan tomb discovery

Mummy found in attic could be 2,000 years old
Germany

Mummy found in attic could be 2,000 years old

Badger digs up medieval warrior graves
Germany

Badger digs up medieval warrior graves

WWII bomber raised from watery English grave
Germany

WWII bomber raised from watery English grave

The Roman Limes – frontiers of the Empire
Germany

The Roman Limes – frontiers of the Empire

Cologne divided over Jewish artefacts
Germany

Cologne divided over Jewish artefacts

Fossil-hunter finds ancient hedgehog
Germany

Fossil-hunter finds ancient hedgehog

Row continues: Nefertiti 100 yrs in German hands
Germany

Row continues: Nefertiti 100 yrs in German hands

Flying fish-eating dinosaur unveiled
Germany

Flying fish-eating dinosaur unveiled

Underground workers face mammoth tusk
Germany

Underground workers face mammoth tusk

German drops Mayan skull, endangers mankind
Germany

German drops Mayan skull, endangers mankind

Students find rare Roman temple on practice dig
Germany

Students find rare Roman temple on practice dig

Scientists find runes on ancient comb
Germany

Scientists find runes on ancient comb

Mass grave from Thirty Years’ War opened
Germany

Mass grave from Thirty Years’ War opened

Mayan ‘apocalypse’ codex goes on display
Germany

Mayan ‘apocalypse’ codex goes on display

Archaeologists show off priceless gold haul
Germany

Archaeologists show off priceless gold haul

Lost ancient artefacts found after 50 years
Germany

Lost ancient artefacts found after 50 years

Scientists discover new marine dinosaur
Germany

Scientists discover new marine dinosaur

Nosey janitor discovers ancient coin hoard
Germany

Nosey janitor discovers ancient coin hoard

No Mayan apocalypse expected next year
Germany

No Mayan apocalypse expected next year

Discovering Munich’s past in a mediaeval loo
Germany

Discovering Munich’s past in a mediaeval loo

Bullets – and bones – found in Soviet tank
Germany

Bullets – and bones – found in Soviet tank

Stone Age paintings found in Swabia
Germany

Stone Age paintings found in Swabia

Scientists: Cave-painting horses existed
Germany

Scientists: Cave-painting horses existed

T-Rex descendant found in Ruhr Valley
Germany

T-Rex descendant found in Ruhr Valley

Missing link in Roman conquest of Germany a ‘sensational find’
Germany

Missing link in Roman conquest of Germany a ‘sensational find’

Stone Age leftovers show a gradual move from fish to milk diets
Germany

Stone Age leftovers show a gradual move from fish to milk diets

Giant python fossil found in Bavaria
Germany

Giant python fossil found in Bavaria

Mediaeval ‘Black Death’ linked to present plague
Germany

Mediaeval ‘Black Death’ linked to present plague

Skin cream possibly gave Egyptian queen cancer 3,500 years ago
Germany

Skin cream possibly gave Egyptian queen cancer 3,500 years ago

Iron Age people gave interiors of dwellings a decorative streak
Germany

Iron Age people gave interiors of dwellings a decorative streak

Sphinx returned to Turkey after controversy
Germany

Sphinx returned to Turkey after controversy

Stone Age erotic art found in Bavaria
Germany

Stone Age erotic art found in Bavaria

Fossils in Saxony shed light on ancient lizard life
Germany

Fossils in Saxony shed light on ancient lizard life

Egypt to demand Nefertiti bust’s return officially
Germany

Egypt to demand Nefertiti bust’s return officially

Scientists hope to rebuild Bamiyan Buddha
Germany

Scientists hope to rebuild Bamiyan Buddha

Turkey wants its sphinx back, minister says
Germany

Turkey wants its sphinx back, minister says

Egypt demands Berlin return Nefertiti bust
Germany

Egypt demands Berlin return Nefertiti bust

Scientists model ancient bog woman’s face
Germany

Scientists model ancient bog woman’s face

Celtic tomb hailed as great archaeological find
Germany

Celtic tomb hailed as great archaeological find

Mediaeval graffiti casts light on everyday workers at nunnery
Germany

Mediaeval graffiti casts light on everyday workers at nunnery

‘New horse breed’ which challenged historical theory is a donkey
Germany

‘New horse breed’ which challenged historical theory is a donkey

‘Degenerate’ sculptures found beneath Berlin
Germany

‘Degenerate’ sculptures found beneath Berlin

Silver coins testify to ancient global trade reaching northern Germany
Germany

Silver coins testify to ancient global trade reaching northern Germany

Long lost Viking gateway found near Schleswig
Germany

Long lost Viking gateway found near Schleswig

Scientists find evidence of earlier Stone Age use of tools
Germany

Scientists find evidence of earlier Stone Age use of tools

Ancient treasures rise again from WWII rubble in Berlin
Germany

Ancient treasures rise again from WWII rubble in Berlin

Scientists find ‘oldest’ dog remains
Germany

Scientists find ‘oldest’ dog remains

Scientists find sunken islands in the Caribbean
Germany

Scientists find sunken islands in the Caribbean

300-year-old shoes found in castle wall during restoration
Germany

300-year-old shoes found in castle wall during restoration

Scientists discover new human species in Siberia
Germany

Scientists discover new human species in Siberia

University students to live like ancient Roman gladiators
Germany

University students to live like ancient Roman gladiators

German scientists help find Egyptian mummy’s mommy
Germany

German scientists help find Egyptian mummy’s mommy

Archaeologists recover mediaeval shipwreck from Lake Constance
Germany

Archaeologists recover mediaeval shipwreck from Lake Constance

Train work uncovers Bronze Age bounty
Germany

Train work uncovers Bronze Age bounty

Nefertiti bust moved to new home
Germany

Nefertiti bust moved to new home

German archaeologists find undisturbed royal crypt in Syria
Germany

German archaeologists find undisturbed royal crypt in Syria

Stuttgart Ice Age show puts world’s oldest art on display
Germany

Stuttgart Ice Age show puts world’s oldest art on display

German scientists discover a new type of dinosaur in Niger
Germany

German scientists discover a new type of dinosaur in Niger

Hesse unveils fragments of Roman emperor statue found in stream
Germany

Hesse unveils fragments of Roman emperor statue found in stream

Archaeologists uncover large Roman statue of Augustus
Germany

Archaeologists uncover large Roman statue of Augustus

How a 500-year-old sturgeon was found in a Scandinavian royal shipwreck

How a 500-year-old sturgeon was found in a Scandinavian royal shipwreck

Stone Age flute oldest instrument ever found
Germany

Stone Age flute oldest instrument ever found

Alpine hikers get finder’s fee for Stone Age mummy Ötzi
Germany

Alpine hikers get finder’s fee for Stone Age mummy Ötzi

Egypt aims to ‘prove’ Germany stole Nefertiti bust
Germany

Egypt aims to ‘prove’ Germany stole Nefertiti bust

Archaeologists unearth 800-year-old shoe
Germany

Archaeologists unearth 800-year-old shoe

Perfectly preserved 300-year-old broom found in monk latrine
Germany

Perfectly preserved 300-year-old broom found in monk latrine

Skeleton found in Germany believed to be ‘missing link’
Germany

Skeleton found in Germany believed to be ‘missing link’

Archaeology office lets 7,000-year-old boats rot away
Germany

Archaeology office lets 7,000-year-old boats rot away

5,000-year-old sandal found near Constance
Germany

5,000-year-old sandal found near Constance

Medieval Teutonic knights’ remains found in Poland
Germany

Medieval Teutonic knights’ remains found in Poland

Ancient Roman battlefield excavated in Lower Saxony
Germany

Ancient Roman battlefield excavated in Lower Saxony

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Germany

Raptor dinosaur tracks found near Bückeburg

Archaeologists unlocking ‘German Stonehenge’ secrets
Germany

Archaeologists unlocking ‘German Stonehenge’ secrets

Leipzig University puts 4th century bible online
Germany

Leipzig University puts 4th century bible online

Untouched WWII bunker found on Danish coast
Germany

Untouched WWII bunker found on Danish coast

German adventurer found Machu Picchu decades before American
Germany

German adventurer found Machu Picchu decades before American

Bavarian police confiscate Latin American treasures
Germany

Bavarian police confiscate Latin American treasures

Mass grave from Thirty Years’ War found in Bavaria
Germany

Mass grave from Thirty Years’ War found in Bavaria

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Sweden

Historic church found in Uppsala

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Sweden

Swedish Iron Age burial ground discovered

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Sweden

Goetheborg III arrives in Stockholm

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Sweden

Archaeologists discover Sweden’s oldest stone church

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Sweden

Götheborg sets sail for China

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Sweden

Swedish museum returns totem pole to Canadian tribe

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Sweden

Ears were once for breathing – Swedish study

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Sweden

Swedish bog man murdered – 700 years ago

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Sweden

Stockholm Syndrome: Messages from the past

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Sweden

14th Century wreck found in Stockholm waters

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Sweden

Sweden gives ancient coins back to Greece

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Sweden

Swedish team finds 400,000 year old bear DNA

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Sweden

Past revealed as museum opens 330 year old coffin

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Sweden

17,000 Swedes found in Polish mass grave

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Sweden

‘Unique’ shipwreck found near Stockholm

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Sweden

Amateur archeologist makes rare find

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Sweden

Stone Age remains found in Gothenburg

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Sweden

Archaeologists find skeleton of eleventh century child

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Sweden

More Viking treasure discovered on Gotland

Archaeologists discover Iron Age Mickey Mouse
Sweden

Archaeologists discover Iron Age Mickey Mouse

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Sweden

Swedish plane wreck found in Lapland

Archaeologists discover portable altar
Sweden

Archaeologists discover portable altar

Medieval buildings found near Palace
Sweden

Medieval buildings found near Palace

Ancient stone circle found in Skåne
Sweden

Ancient stone circle found in Skåne

Nine-year-old boy finds buried treasure
Sweden

Nine-year-old boy finds buried treasure

Stone Age axe holds hidden human figure
Sweden

Stone Age axe holds hidden human figure

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Sweden

Archaeologists uncover 14th century farm at rubbish tip

Intact runestone found in church car park
Sweden

Intact runestone found in church car park

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Sweden

‘Viking ship’ discovered in Sweden’s largest lake

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Sweden

Hidden treasure discovered in southern Sweden

Tree rings help date Sweden’s oldest wooden home
Sweden

Tree rings help date Sweden’s oldest wooden home

Ancient whale skeleton uncovered under Swedish motorway
Sweden

Ancient whale skeleton uncovered under Swedish motorway

Swedish archaeologists uncover 7th century ship
Sweden

Swedish archaeologists uncover 7th century ship

Island thieves bag Viking treasure
Sweden

Island thieves bag Viking treasure

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Sweden

Three arrested for Viking treasure theft

Swedish museum in Hawaiian skull handover
Sweden

Swedish museum in Hawaiian skull handover

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Sweden

Swedish archaeologists celebrate ancient find

Swedish archaeologists return from Pompeii
Sweden

Swedish archaeologists return from Pompeii

Peru sues Swedish city over ‘stolen’ artifacts
Sweden

Peru sues Swedish city over ‘stolen’ artifacts

Dig reveals human skulls mounted on stakes
Sweden

Dig reveals human skulls mounted on stakes

Five shipwrecks found in central Stockholm
Sweden

Five shipwrecks found in central Stockholm

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Sweden

‘World’s oldest fishing tools’ in Swedish waters

‘Stunning’ Stockholm shipwrecks wow experts
Sweden

‘Stunning’ Stockholm shipwrecks wow experts

Swedish workers dig up 400-year-old soldier
Sweden

Swedish workers dig up 400-year-old soldier

Cops nab elderly Spanish ‘tomb raider’
Spain

Cops nab elderly Spanish ‘tomb raider’

Spanish dig reveals cannibal table manners
Spain

Spanish dig reveals cannibal table manners

French ‘learned wine-making’ from Italians
France

French ‘learned wine-making’ from Italians

Prehistoric French cave paintings go on tour
France

Prehistoric French cave paintings go on tour

Woolly mammoth ‘Helmut’ found near Paris
France

Woolly mammoth ‘Helmut’ found near Paris

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Switzerland

Swiss return ancient mummies to Chile

Swiss team finds 3,000-year-old singer’s tomb
Switzerland

Swiss team finds 3,000-year-old singer’s tomb

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Switzerland

Swiss to give Greeks back BC-era silver coin

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France

Frenchman Bruno finds dinosaur bone in garden

‘I’ve found hidden king’s tomb’: hobby historian
Norway

‘I’ve found hidden king’s tomb’: hobby historian

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Norway

Melting glacier drops Dark Age jacket

Pompeii’s poor ate sea urchins and giraffe
Italy

Pompeii’s poor ate sea urchins and giraffe