Archaeologists unearth ‘crucial evidence for thriving Roman community’ near Hadrian’s Wall

Hadrian’s Wall: Archaeologists uncover ‘unknown part’ Excavators working in back garden sites across a housing estate in Benwell, in the West End of Newcastle upon Tyne, came across many items and structures hailing from the Roman occupation of Britain. The team’s work has been followed by More4’s documentary, ‘The Great British Dig: History in Your […]

Archaeologists seeking beer unearth Viking treasure trove (PHOTOS)

Published time: 16 Dec, 2017 17:47 Norwegian archaeologists searching for beer brewing stones got more than they bargained for when their quest uncovered a valuable Celtic artifact “imported” by Vikings from Ireland. The team from the NTNU University Museum in Trondheim, came across the surprising find during their excavation of a church cemetery. The routine […]

‘Once in a lifetime discovery’: Treasure hunters unearth hoard of Roman bronze (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

Published time: 29 Sep, 2017 17:33 A pair of amateur metal detectorists scouring a site in their native Gloucestershire stumbled upon a cache of unique bronze Roman artifacts, some of which are the first such items found in British history. The cache, which dates back to the last decades of the ancient Roman occupation of […]

EyeEm is using computer vision to unearth the best photos on your phone’s camera roll

Online photography platform and community EyeEm has unveiled a new feature designed to automatically unearth the best photos on your smartphone. With EyeEm Selects, mobile photographers who have EyeEm installed can elect to have their camera roll scanned by the app, which then uses computer vision to suggest the best photos to upload to the EyeEm community. […]

Secret treasure map plotted in space could unearth riches worth billions

Published time: 17 Apr, 2017 19:59 Darrell Miklos will journey to the depths of the Caribbean in the hunt for treasures he hopes could be worth billions of dollars. Miklos will be guided by a map drafted in space by Gordon Cooper, one of NASA’s first astronauts. Cooper, a close friend of Miklos, was one […]