Skip to comments.Top 10 archaeological discoveries of 2016
Posted on 12/16/2016 11:00:24 AM PST by LouieFisk
2016 has revealed an amazing array of archaeological discoveries, pushing the boundaries of scientific research and our understanding of the past. The following list represents 10 of the most exciting announcements across the year.
1 Bronze Age stilt houses unearthed in East Anglian Fens
Archaeologists have revealed exceptionally well-preserved Bronze Age dwellings during a series of excavations throughout the year at Must Farm quarry in the East Anglian fens that is providing an extraordinary insight into domestic life 3,000 years ago.
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#9 on that list is, imo, important.
It proves that supply guys have not changed in mindset and practice for all these thousands of years.
They’d rather the supplies rot rather than issue it out.
2 Swedish Archaeologists Discover Unknown Ancient City in Greece
3 Spectacular cargo of ancient shipwreck found in Caesarea
4 Significant Bronze Age city discovered in Northern Iraq
5 Archaeologists uncover massive 2500 year old Iron Age Mound
6 Archaeologists in Norway discover church and altar of Viking King Olav Haraldsson
7 Structures in French cave sheds new light on the Neanderthals
8 Pharaonic boat burial uncovered in Abydos, Egypt
9 The Roman shoe hoard of Vindolanda
10 Mummified remains identified as Egyptian Queen Nefertari
I told my wife that when I die, I want her to have me placed in a refrigerator and buried in the woods with the following items:
A bag of Doritos
A Chia kit
A beer can opener
Three right shoes
Wait until some archeologist digs that up in 2,000 years and tries to figure it all out.
Yea, that about nails it.
What about 0bama’s Kenyan birth certificate?
Do those skulls look terrestrial to you?
And here I was hoping for a StarGate.
Stargate - next year!
(sniff) I love you man (sniff).
Just for that heartfelt message, I’m going to put you in my will.
You’re getting my Etch-A-Sketch.
One of the knobs is missing, but it can make a really good up and down line.
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