Link 21 Sep 459 notes Greek Culture Ministry Releases Caryatids’ Full Body Photographs»

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New revelations regarding the ancient tomb of Amphipolis have everyone on the edge of their seats. The Greek Culture Ministry has finally released full-body photographs of the two caryatids “guarding” the tomb.

After removing three rows of limestone which had been used to seal the wall,…

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Shortly After Exhumation on the Acropolis. The Calf-Bearer and the Kritios Boy . Unknown Artist. Ca. 1865. Albumen silver print from glass negative.

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Shortly After Exhumation on the Acropolis. The Calf-Bearer and the Kritios Boy . Unknown Artist. Ca. 1865. Albumen silver print from glass negative.

Link 17 Sep 164 notes 'Exosuit' mission to 2,000-year-old shipwreck begins»

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A group of marine archaeologists kicked off a mission this week to explore an ancient shipwreck at the bottom of the Aegean Sea not with a sub, but with a semi-robotic metal diving suit that looks likes it was taken straight out of a James Bond movie.

Sponge divers first discovered the…

Link 15 Sep 271 notes Divers sure of new finds from 'ancient computer' shipwreck»

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Archaeologists set out Monday to use a revolutionary new deep sea diving suit to explore the ancient shipwreck where one of the most remarkable scientific objects of antiquity was found.

The so-called Antikythera Mechanism, a 2nd-century BC device known as the world’s oldest computer, was…

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Link 9 Sep 231 notes How Ancient Amphipolis Tomb Looked Like»

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The magnificent tomb of Amphipolis, Greece, continues to fascinate the entire world. Ever since the first images that came to “light” about a month ago, the monumental burial site was enough to provoke astonishment.

This was only the beginning and it definitely hinted that something “big” was…

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