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The news of the week in audio, brought to you by The Archaeology Channel, is compiled and written by Michelle Hilling of Archaeologica and read by Laura Pettigrew. The audio news is compiled from Archaeologica’s daily news updates. The musical interludes are original compositions by Anthony Pettigrew.

 

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Roman intestinal parasites; ancient Egyptian boat; tortoise in Israel Paleolithic; British Columbia natives used antibacterial clay.

 

 

Spanish megalithic tomb; Bablyonian calculus; New Mexico depopulation; rabbi epitaphs in northern Israel.

 

 

Story phrases: Ancient Arizona footprints; Russian graffiti lists murderers; Sinai carvings rewrite Egyptian history; Bronze Age Pompeii in Britain.

 

 

Breakthrough in deciphering Inca knots; new finds at Iraq’s Shanidar Cave; Iron Age Knossos; new burial at El Zotz.

 

 

Breakthrough in deciphering Inca knots; new finds at Iraq’s Shanidar Cave; Iron Age Knossos; new burial at El Zotz.

 

 

Forgotten Roman city in Spain; medieval military arsenal in Russia; mythical battle depicted on altar in Turkey; half of Confederate ironclad artifacts returned to the deep.

 

 

Surprises from "Pompeii of the Americas"; Bronze Age rattle in Siberia; harbor town of Corinth; early hominid form in late Chinese cave.

 

 

Zeus temple in Metropolis; Spanish colony in Pensacola; marble sphinx in northwestern China; Sea of Galilee Hebrew inscription.

 

 

Coins from Alfred ally; New finds at Angkor Wat; Timber sources for Chaco; Major Spanish galleon off Colombia.

 

 

Paleolithic drawing of settlement; ancient Floridians and rising seas; search for Aztec burial chambers; earliest lead smelting in the Levant.

 

 

Debunking Glastonbury Abbey myths; DNA study on European populations; lost Aegean island and its city found; Mexican cistern burial and the god of drunkenness.

 

 

Persian Gulf port; new Monte Verde survey; Greek fort in Ukraine; ancient board game in Chinese tomb

 

 

Earliest church in tropical Africa; earliest Neolithic use of honey; new colosseum in Tuscany; rare DNA in Inca mummy

 

 

Greek fort in Jerusalem; California military base survey; birchbark letter in Moscow; unplundered Mycenean tomb

 

 

Animal foods of Maya social classes; dingoes and Aboriginal female hunters; Mesolithic house near Stonehenge; Acadian church discovery