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The Philosopher-King of Ancient Rome: Marcus Aurelius' Imperium

Marcus Aurelius is famed for various accomplishments—his title as the last of the Five Good Emperors; his extensive study of and literary accomplishments in the field of Stoicism; and, last but not least, defeating numerous longst...

The Philosopher-King of Ancient Rome: Marcus Aurelius' Imperium

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Rome bans McDonald's from ancient site McDonald's fast food outlets are ubiquitous sights around the world, but Italy's culture ministry has banned the chain from building yet another restaurant in the capital, Rome....
08:16, 08/01/2019

McDonald's banned from site near ancient Rome baths McDonald's fast food outlets are ubiquitous sights around the world, but Italy's culture ministry has banned the chain from building yet another restaurant in the capital, Rome....
17:48, 07/31/2019

Keepers of the Sacred Flame from Ancient Rome to India The ability to ignite, maintain and control fire was a dramatic and powerful development in the habits of early humans and changed mankind’s quality of existence forever.  ...
00:16, 08/20/2019

French Wine With a Hint of Rome Revealed By Ancient Grape DNA Seeds of grapes used in the production of wine, found in archaeological sites across Europe, have been genetically tested and tell a story of continuity from ancient Rome until this very day.  ...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Fendi stages ethereal tribute to Lagerfeld in ancient Rome Fendi paid tribute Thursday to the late Karl Lagerfeld with an ethereal haute couture show overlooking the monumental Rome Colosseum from atop Palatine Hill...
15:48, 07/04/2019

Latin lovers tune in: Vatican broadcasts news in language of ancient Rome Friends, Romans and Latin lovers - lend the Vatican your ears. Vatican Radio is starting its first regular news bulletin in the language of Caesar and Cicero....
07:00, 06/07/2019

Marcus Hyde allegations: Photographer Emma Holley is offering free photoshoots to victims of Marcus Hyde A number of women have accused photographer Marcus Hyde of sexual misconduct, prompting his former clients Kim Kardashian and Ariana Grande to speak out...
08:00, 07/26/2019

Marcus Stroman And The Red Sox Had Themselves A Little Squabble What happened between Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman and the Red Sox in Tuesday’s game doesn’t rise to the level of a feud or beef. It could better be described as a tiff, or perhaps a bunfight....
16:00, 05/22/2019

Marcus Stroman believes Mets will see his best soon ATLANTA — Marcus Stroman was just good enough to earn his first Mets win Thursday night. The veteran right-hander labored through the first inning of the Mets’ 10-8 victory over the Braves at SunTrust Park, needing 33 pitches, but was more efficient ...
00:32, 08/16/2019

It looks like Marcus Stroman dodges a bullet Marcus Stroman has no plans to let a tight left hamstring rob him of his next scheduled start. The energetic right-hander pitched just four innings Wednesday before exiting with the injury, but said he was feeling “good” Thursday and planned on movin...
00:32, 08/23/2019

Marcus Stroman’s mechanical adjustments pay off Marcus Stroman saw this kind of confidence with two Blue Jays teams that reached the postseason during his Toronto tenure. “It’s kind of unwavering,” the right-hander said after the Mets stomped the Diamondbacks 11-1 Thursday for a fourth straight vi...
22:00, 09/12/2019

Marcus Stroman shows Yankees all they need to see Doing nothing can’t be an option. No option ranks as a slam-dunk, can’t-miss, blame-the-baseball-gods-if-it-doesn’t-work situation. Such is the vise in which the Yankees find themselves as they approach the July 31 trade deadline, understanding full ...
06:00, 07/15/2019

Barbara Marcus on Being Ready for New Opportunities Barbara Marcus is a publishing veteran and the president of the children's division at Random House. She tells The Wall Street Journal's Veronica Dagher how a powerful career in business and marketing prepared her for her latest chapter of success....
14:16, 09/06/2019

Where Yankees fit as Marcus Stroman’s value skyrockets Two veteran managers, facing a sudden-death game, decided to give the ball to Marcus Stroman because they had determined he had the right stuff — diabolical sink to his pitches and unsinkable faith in himself. In a decisive Division Series Game 5 aga...
15:00, 07/25/2019

Behind Marcus Morris’ push to Knicks that has many angry LAS VEGAS — Rich Paul, the agent for LeBron James and Anthony Davis, has always wanted a client on the Knicks because New York is the nation’s biggest market. If forward Marcus Morris reneges on his verbal agreement with the Spurs for a two-year deal...
23:32, 07/10/2019

Marcus Stroman shows why Mets dealt for him PITTSBURGH — Here’s something the Mets could use down the stretch. A little more winning attitude, a little more will to win. You could call it a refuse to lose attitude. That is what Marcus Stroman brings to the party, and it was on display in his M...
06:48, 08/04/2019

Celtics G Marcus Smart available for Game 4 vs. Bucks BOSTON (AP) — Celtics coach Brad Stevens says guard Marcus Smart will be available for Game 4 of their playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks. Stevens says he got the thumbs-up from the medical staff earlier Monday. He says Smart will play limite...
16:48, 05/06/2019

A no-decision never felt this good for Marcus Stroman Marcus Stroman was prepared to pick up the loss in his home debut. Then, the Long Islander found himself gleefully sprinting through the Citi Field clubhouse in his boxers, having watched Todd Frazier hit the game-tying three-run home run, which led ...
04:16, 08/10/2019

Anthony Kay has some fun as Mets trade him for Marcus Stroman Social media was in a frenzy Sunday night trying to piece together the Mets-Blue Jays trade. Initially it was only known that Marcus Stroman was being dealt. Amid the madness emerged a seemingly amused Anthony Kay. “What’s up Twitter??...
17:48, 07/28/2019

Marcus Morris addition gives Knicks underwhelming top duo There’s a bunch of starry tandems in the NBA this season: the Lakers’ LeBron James and Anthony Davis, the Nets’ Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant, the Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard and Paul George, the Rockets’ James Harden and Russell Westbrook, the Warriors’...
12:00, 07/16/2019

Marcus Stroman sounds like he knows he won’t be a Blue Jay for long Marcus Stroman sure sounds like a pitcher who knows he has pitched his last game in Toronto as a Blue Jay. Stroman, who has been mentioned as a possible target for the Yankees, allowed one run and five hits in seven innings in the Blue Jays’ 4-...
04:16, 07/25/2019

Marcus Stroman Traded To New York...Mets? That Can't Be Right Marcus Stroman gripped the monkey’s paw. The Blue Jays were sellers and he wanted out. He wanted to go home, near where he grew up on Long Island. “I’m from New York and I’m a New York boy,” he had said earlier. And he wanted to play for a winning te...
05:48, 07/29/2019

How Mets’ Marcus Stroman became must-see baseball show Each journey was unique. Each story was special, until 30 or so similar-sounding tales converged at historic Municipal Stadium in northern Maryland, for the Washington Nationals’ 2009 pre-draft workout. Marcus Stroman shagged flies in the outfield Wi...
06:48, 08/02/2019

Marcus Rashford says football ‘going backwards’ in fight against racism • Striker is one of many players racially abused this season• ‘To see it spike in last couple of months has been unbelievable’Marcus Rashford believes football is “going backwards” in the fight against racism and social media companies have not done ...
02:16, 09/07/2019

Marcus Gronholm, Kenneth Hansen to return for one-off race Double World Rally Champion Marcus Gronholm and 14-time European Rallycross Champion Kenneth Hansen will return to competition for a one-off celebrity race at Holjes, Sweden next week...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Sorting through confusion of Mets’ Marcus Stroman trade They were in fourth place, 7 ¹/₂ games out of a wild card, yet desperate to believe they were in it and to convince their fan base to keep coming to games. So the Mets made a win-now move and sacrificed their best lefty pitching prospect. This was la...
17:48, 07/28/2019

MLB trade rumors: Marcus Stroman is the ‘best fit’ for the Yankees, says former MLB exec If comfort is in fact the enemy of progress, perhaps the Yankees should take heed of this piece of advice — and soon. Because as much as their near double-digit-game lead in the AL East standings seems sustainable, they can’t afford to ig...
16:48, 07/28/2019

When Marcus Stroman is expected to make his Mets debut CHICAGO — Marcus Stroman’s arrival to the Mets is scheduled for Wednesday, after which the right-hander will throw a bullpen session and a decision will be reached on where to slot him in the rotation. On Tuesday, manager Mickey Callaway only would s...
04:16, 07/31/2019

WannaCry hero Marcus “MalwareTech” Hutchins isn’t going to jail Marcus Hutchins, the hero who helped stop the WannaCry ransomware attack which crippled much of Western Europe, including the NHS’ computer systems, isn’t going to jail. At a sentencing heading in Milwaukee, a federal judge sentenced the British secu...
16:48, 07/26/2019

Mets vs. Pirates: Marcus Stroman will thrive in NY debut Chris Archer, one of the marquee names moved at the 2018 trade deadline, has not lived up to what the Pirates gave up to acquire him. The Mets are hoping for the opposite from their prized pitcher, Marcus Stroman, who will oppose Archer on Saturday n...
17:16, 08/03/2019

Why Marcus Maye is still stuck watching Jets practice A week into Jets training camp, Marcus Maye’s status remains unchanged. The third-year safety is still on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list, a bystander in practice waiting to get cleared following shoulder surgery that limited him to six g...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Why Mets’ Brodie Van Wagenen still believes in Marcus Stroman A month after trading for Marcus Stroman before the July 31 trade deadline, Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen has no regrets and remains confident the right-hander is a good fit, despite some rough numbers. “I’m not concerned at all with his start,’’ Van Wa...
02:32, 08/29/2019

Marcus Stroman flop puts Mets in really bad shape Marcus Stroman’s first month with the Mets was to mediocrity what Pete Alonso’s rookie season has been to sensational. On a night Alonso stood alone as the Mets’ single-season home run king, the team’s celebrated trade-deadline pickup from Toronto sp...
23:32, 08/27/2019

Jets’ Marcus Maye injury saga has already begun Third-year safety Marcus Maye is going to have to wait to start training camp. The Jets placed Maye on the active/physically unable to perform list on Monday in advance of training camp. Maye is returning from an injury-filled 2018. Shoulder surgery ...
17:48, 07/22/2019

Marcus Morrison scores stunning upset win in Italy Manchester's Marcus Morrison knocks out Emanuele Blandamura at the Stadio Nicola Pietrangeli in Rome The post Marcus Morrison scores stunning upset win in Italy appeared first on Boxing News....
09:00, 07/12/2019

Mets trading for Marcus Stroman to kick off madness Instead of subtracting rotation pieces, the Mets are adding — at least for now. In something of a surprise move, the team acquired Marcus Stroman in a trade with the Blue Jays on Sunday for pitching prospects Anthony Kay and Simeon Woods Richardson, ...
17:48, 07/28/2019

Marcus Stroman acknowledges massive Mets trade Marcus Stroman wasn’t oblivious to the nonstop rumors, and when news broke Sunday he had finally been traded from the Blue Jays to the Mets, the Long Island native wasted no time thanking the city of Toronto. “Toronto, I love you…fo...
17:48, 07/28/2019

Marcus Stroman accepts fate that may include Yankees This was J.A. Happ last year, the Blue Jay at media day at the All-Star Game handling questions about why he would soon no longer be a Blue Jay. Filling the uniform this year is Marcus Stroman. As opposed to Happ last season, Stroman is not in his wa...
04:16, 07/09/2019

Marcus Stroman shreds Dennis Eckersley after on-air criticism Marcus Stroman’s antics have irked another individual, albeit this time it came from the broadcasting booth. NESN commentator Dennis Eckersley took issue with the 28-year-old pitcher’s celebration after striking out Eduardo Nunez to end the sixth inn...
09:32, 06/24/2019

Men's big three and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday as top seed Novak Djokovic and holder Rafael Nadal also reached the last 16....
07:48, 05/16/2019

'WannaCry hero' Marcus Hutchins sentenced to supervised release Marcus Hutchins' efforts to stop the spread of WannaCry malware just helped him avoid prison time. Judge JP Stadtmueller has sentenced Hutchins to a year of supervised release after he pleaded guilty to creating and distributing Kronos banking ...
14:48, 07/26/2019

Marcus Stroman’s bold message after Mets stay quiet CHICAGO — For two days, Marcus Stroman existed in a sort of limbo, staying away physically from his new team as he packed his many belongings in Toronto and wasn’t exactly sure what sort of group he’d be joining. Then came Wednesday, and Stroman thre...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Two years after trade from Capitals, Marcus Johansson gets his Stanley Cup shot "You want to be in this position to have a chance to win," Johansson said. "Obviously, I didn’t know it was going to be here, but I couldn’t be with a better group, couldn’t be with a better team.”...
23:00, 05/31/2019

New Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman’s secret life as a rapper The Mets’ new pitcher has a secret life as an aspiring hip-hop artist. He’s co-starred in a video for and dropped lyrics on songs by his former Duke teammate, rapper Mike Seander, who has performed as Mike Stud and now just goes by Mike....
17:16, 08/03/2019

Steven Matz excited to team up with HS rival Marcus Stroman CHICAGO — While you couldn’t find a much odder couple than Steven Matz, tall, lefty and reserved, and Marcus Stroman, diminutive, righty and talkative, their shared history ensures that they’ll always be mentioned as a pair. After all, as Matz recall...
04:16, 07/31/2019

Marcus Stroman set to make Mets debut after long layoff PITTSBURGH — Stro’ Time is upon the Mets. “I am the type of guy who gets excited every time I go out there, but this is even more because it’s New York and I’m in a new environment,” Marcus Stroman said Friday before the Mets’ seven-game winnin...
02:48, 08/03/2019

Marcus Stroman Let The Blue Jays Know Exactly How He Felt About Being Traded To The Mets Marcus Stroman seems cool with it now. The pitcher, acquired by the Mets on Sunday in a shock trade with Toronto, tweeted out an old photo of himself as a small child wearing a Mets jacket, saying “some things were meant to be.” He comes across as ge...
16:48, 07/30/2019

Who the Mets gave up in Marcus Stroman, Blue Jays surprise The last time the Mets traded two of their top prospects, it didn’t end so well. Here goes Round 2. On Sunday night, the Mets sent pitching prospects Anthony Kay and Simeon Woods Richardson to the Blue Jays for righty hurler Marcus Stroman, the teams...
00:48, 07/29/2019

Marcus Stroman trade accentuates Yankees’, Astros’ frustrations The Yankees and Astros have spent most of this season viewed as the best teams in the AL. And they have similarities going into the trade deadline. They badly want to add to their rotations, though they will fall back to further stock strong pens if ...
14:48, 07/29/2019

Opinion: Marcus Stroman trade is a stroke of genius by the Mets Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen woke up this sleepy trade deadline with a thunderbolt Sunday afternoon, acquiring Blue Jays ace Marcus Stroman.       ...
10:48, 07/29/2019

Callum Sheedy and Marcus Smith are standout inclusions for England • Inexperienced England face Barbarians on Sunday• Sheedy and Smith are two of 20 uncapped members in squadCallum Sheedy and Marcus Smith are the eye-catching inclusions in a vastly inexperienced England squad to face the Barbarians which offers few ...
10:32, 05/27/2019

Marcus Stroman May As Well Have Worn A "Please Trade For Me!" Sign Into Yankee Stadium Two things that we know for sure are that the New York Yankees are going to acquire some starting pitching before this year’s trade deadline, and that the Toronto Blue Jays are big-time ass. The Blue Jays are also in possession of 28-year-old starte...
13:00, 06/25/2019

Blues' Ivan Barbashev to have hearing for hit on Bruins' Marcus Johansson St. Louis Blues forward Ivan Barbashev will have a disciplinary hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety for an illegal check in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final....
10:16, 06/07/2019

Neiman Marcus Reports Wider Net Loss, Falling Sales Neiman Marcus Group Ltd. reported a wider net loss and lower revenues for the latest quarter as the department-store owner faced lower same-store sales....
08:32, 06/11/2019

Yankees bounce back against possible trade target Marcus Stroman The Yankees got their up close look at potential trade target Marcus Stroman on Sunday and — more importantly — another victory. Gio Urshela had a two-run single in the second and scored the go-ahead run in the fifth with the help of a nifty slide, a...
14:32, 07/14/2019

Aaron Boone gives the Yankees’ Marcus Stroman scouting report Aaron Boone was careful Saturday morning not to mention if the Yankees are interested in acquiring Marcus Stroman from the Blue Jays (they are) when asked about the Toronto right-hander, who is likely to be dealt before the July 31 trade deadline. ML...
21:00, 07/13/2019

Gareth Southgate urges Marcus Rashford to use his speed more effectively • Southgate: ‘He needs to spend less time dropping back’• ‘England strikeforce most potent in the world’Marcus Rashford has been encouraged by England’s coaching staff to modify his style and make better use of his speed in an attacking trio that Gar...
15:00, 09/08/2019

Marcus Morris set to join Knicks after Spurs deal gets pulled The Knicks are banking on Marcus Morris being better than his word. Just five days after Morris verbally agreed to contract terms with the Spurs, the veteran forward officially reneged on his commitment Thursday and now plans to sign a one-year, $15 ...
23:00, 07/11/2019

Marcus Rashford signs four-year contract at Manchester United • Deal increases 21-year-old’s salary to £250k per week • Ole Gunnar Solskjær calls Rashford ‘a shining example’Marcus Rashford has agreed a four-year contract with Manchester United with an option of a further 12 months, in a deal that makes the 21-...
08:48, 07/01/2019

Stina Blackstenius: the Sweden striker who came in from the cold | Marcus Christenson After more than a year without a Sweden goal Blackstenius has got two to earn a World Cup semi-final against the NetherlandsAt the start of the year, Stina Blackstenius had had enough. She had been with Montpellier since the summer of 2017 but after ...
09:16, 07/02/2019

Marcus Stroman’s dominance keeps Mets pipe dream alive DENVER — Marcus Stroman is peaking just as the Mets need an all-around Herculean effort to keep their razor-thin postseason chances alive. After a rough month-plus to begin his Mets career, the right-hander finally seems worthy of the hype that accom...
21:32, 09/17/2019

Marcus Maye-Jamal Adams duo may be Jets’ best fix to corner woes For all of positive mojo emanating from this Jets training camp, with the new coaching staff headed by Adam Gase having injected instant energy to a franchise that had been flatlining for the past few years, there’s been a lot of focus and alarm abou...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Jets relying on Marcus Maye to take next step and stay healthy Marcus Maye is sporting a new number, playing for a new coach and in a new system, leaving him with slightly different responsibilities. But donning a red pinnie during practice and fielding questions about an injury is familiar territory for the saf...
02:32, 06/06/2019

Goldman Sachs offering to pay for Marcus bank’s customers’ silence Goldman Sachs really, really, really doesn’t want you to sue the company. The Wall Street investment bank quietly offered this week to pay all the fees for customers who bring legal claims against its new consumer bank — including double the lawyer’s...
02:00, 06/13/2019

Wilson Ramos’ heroics let Mets overcome struggling Marcus Stroman PITTSBURGH — Marcus Stroman went from struggling to rolling to fading in the course of a night’s work Saturday, departing his Mets debut with his team at least still in the game. One good rally was eventually needed to exonerate Stroman, and Wi...
20:48, 08/03/2019

Manchester United's Marcus Rashford target of racist abuse on Twitter Footballer subject to hateful remarks after missing penalty against Crystal Palace on SaturdayManchester United footballer Marcus Rashford was subject to racist abuse on Twitter after he missed a penalty on Saturday during the club’s narrow defeat ag...
12:00, 08/24/2019

Australia recall batsman Marcus Harris for third Ashes Test at Headingley Opener replaces Cameron Bancroft in tourists’ teamJames Pattinson also called up, replacing Peter SiddleJames Pattinson has returned for the third Ashes Test in Leeds, with Australia selectors are recalling Marcus Harris to replace Cameron Bancroft. ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Marcus Rashford confident Harry Kane has already put Champions League nightmare behind him Marcus Rashford has backed Harry Kane to put his Champions League nightmare behind him and believes that the Tottenham striker will fire England to victory against Holland on Thursday night....
05:48, 06/05/2019

Jets hoping oft-injured Marcus Maye can be ready for Week 1 vs. Bills The Jets hoped that safety Marcus Maye would be ready for training camp, but the third-year player is opening camp on the physically unable to perform list. Jets coach Adam Gase said the team is hopeful that Maye will be able to return soon, but he a...
13:32, 07/24/2019

Marcus Stroman’s Yankees desire confirmed after ugly clubhouse scene Marcus Stroman made no secret of wanting to play in New York. It seems that did not apply to the Mets. After the Blue Jays’ loss to Tampa Bay on Sunday, reporters heard a commotion while standing outside the clubhouse waiting to go in for postg...
14:48, 07/29/2019

Marcus Stroman barely hides desire for Yankees trade: ‘Built for this’ Marcus Stroman wouldn’t come out and say he wanted to pitch for the Yankees. After all, he’s spent his career in the AL East with the Blue Jays. But there was no doubting the right-hander would embrace the opportunity of returning to New York to play...
05:16, 06/25/2019

Kim Kardashian "Deeply Shocked" by Photographer Marcus Hyde Misconduct Allegations Kim Kardashian is speaking out against celebrity photographer Marcus Hyde. In a new post shared on Instagram Stories Tuesday afternoon, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star shared her......
01:32, 07/24/2019

Goldman CEO: People would be 'throwing money' at Marcus if it were a Silicon Valley start-up David Solomon tells staffers "we're getting absolutely no credit from anybody else in the investing community" on the firm's digital-banking efforts....
10:00, 06/06/2019

Why did the Mets trade for Marcus Stroman? Surprising deal actually makes sense The Mets buying at the MLB trade deadline doesn't seem to make much sense on the surface, but there may be a method to their madness.       ...
05:16, 07/29/2019

| 'See you again - maybe': Kyrgios disqualified in Rome Nick Kyrgios was disqualified from the Italian Open after throwing a chair across court in a foul-mouthed tantrum before storming off during his match....
16:16, 05/16/2019

Kim Kardashian 'deeply shocked, saddened and disappointed' by allegations against photographer Marcus Hyde Kim Kardashian is speaking out following recent allegations that a photographer she has previously worked with, Marcus Hyde, offered a model a free photoshoot in exchange for nude pictures. ...
19:32, 07/23/2019

Watch Facebook's David Marcus testify before the House Financial Services Committee David Marcus, the head of Facebook's cryptocurrency project Libra, is set to testify before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday....
10:00, 07/17/2019

Are we approaching a turning point in US’s immigration crisis? | Jackie Stevens and James Marcus An awakened conscience may not conquer the wave of xenophobia as the administration begins new draconian policies“I have lived all my life without suffering any known inconvenience from American slavery,” wrote Ralph Waldo Emerson in 1854. “I never s...
00:32, 08/17/2019

Reggie Bullock’s Knicks future on hold as Marcus Morris option emerges LAS VEGAS — The Knicks have announced the signing of five players, but not shooting guard Reggie Bullock, whose signing is on hold. An NBA source indicated an issue with his physical has delayed his signing. Bullock’s contract terms were being rework...
18:00, 07/09/2019

Marcus Stroman details Blue Jays clubhouse drama: Wasn’t about Mets Marcus Stroman insists he wasn’t upset about being traded to the Mets. “It had nothing to do with the Mets at all,” Stroman told reporters Monday on his introductory conference all. “To be back home, pitching in front of friends and family, is ...
14:48, 07/29/2019

Black-ish's Marcus Scribner Launches Campaign to Help Families in Need Kick Off the School Year After spending my adolescent summers terrorizing swimming pools and basketball courts, I have fond memories of making my triumphant return to school. I couldn’t wait to stunt on my classmates with my new Penny Hardaway jersey or flex on the kids in m...
17:16, 08/08/2019

Black-ish’s Marcus Scribner Launches Campaign to Help Families in Need Kick Off the School Year After spending my adolescent summers terrorizing swimming pools and basketball courts, I have fond memories of making my triumphant return to school. I couldn’t wait to stunt on my classmates with my new Penny Hardaway jersey or flex on the kids in m...
19:48, 08/08/2019

Marcus Morris backs out of deal with Spurs to give Knicks yet another power forward San Antonio traded away a rotation player to create enough salary-cap space to add Morris, but he chose a shorter, more lucrative contract with New York....
00:48, 07/12/2019

Man Utd 2 Perth Glory 0: Marcus Rashford and James Garner score in experimental friendly win Marcus Rashford and teenager James Garner got Manchester United's pre-season tour off to a winning start, with new boys Daniel James and Aaron Wan-Bissaka showing promise in a comfortable 2-0 victory against Perth Glory....
06:32, 07/13/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday....
07:00, 05/16/2019

Kyrgios expelled as big three reach last eight in Rome An action-packed day at the Italian Open was marred by an astonishing outburst from Australian Nick Kyrgios, who was expelled from the tournament after going wild in the third set of his match against Casper Ruud on Thursday....
22:16, 05/16/2019

AMD to launch new 7nm Navi GPU, Rome CPU in 3rd quarter Enlarge / AMD CEO Lisa Su, holding a Rome processor. The large chip in the middle is the 14nm I/O chip; around it are pairs of 7nm chiplets containing the CPU cores. (credit: AMD) In its earnings call, AMD offered a little more detail about the lau...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Rome’s Most Infamous Emperor: Was Caligula Mad or Bad? Today, pundits and psychiatrists furiously debate the definition of ‘madness’. Where do narcissism, self-delusion, and an apparent inability to conceive of consequences of actions cross the boundary between childishness and mental derangement?  ...
06:00, 08/27/2019

Gryazin crashes out of ERC Rome lead "Nikolay Gryazin has crashed out of the lead on Rally di Roma Capitale, with last year’s FIA ERC1 Junior champion overshooting a corner and hitting a tree on stage two."...
02:32, 07/20/2019

Marcus Morris denies Rich Paul nixed Clippers deal because of LeBron James The saga of Marcus Morris’ free agency was so strange that it almost had to have ended with him signing with the Knicks. Morris turned down $41 million for three years with the Clippers before agreeing to two years and $20 million with the Spur...
13:00, 07/23/2019

David Marcus, head of Facebook Libra cryptocurrency, grilled by skeptical Senate lawmakers Senate lawmakers said Tuesday they don't trust a plan by Facebook to devise and roll out an entirely new digital cryptocurrency system, the Libra, next year....
14:48, 07/16/2019

Toronto Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman fires back after Dennis Eckersley criticizes him Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman was criticized Sunday after he celebrated a strikeout during the sixth inning of his game against the Boston Red Sox....
12:00, 06/24/2019

Security Researcher Marcus Hutchins, Who Helped Stop WannaCry, Sentenced to Supervised Release The security researcher who is credited with helping stop the WannaCry ransomware attack in 2017, Marcus Hutchins, was sentenced to time served and a year of supervised release this week after he pleaded guilty to unrelated malware charges earlier th...
19:32, 07/26/2019

Toronto Blue Jays trade Marcus Stroman to New York Mets for 2 pitching prospects New York is sending the Blue Jays two of its top pitching prospects, 24-year-old left-hander Anthony Kay and 18-year-old right-hander Simeon Woods Richardson....
02:16, 07/31/2019

Erling Braut Haaland, the Norwegian ‘beast’ ripping up the record books | Marcus Christenson The 19-year-old son of Alfie Håland scored a hat-trick on his Champions League debut on Tuesday and has 17 goals in nine games for Red Bull Salzburg this season“This year I’ve only grown five centimetres,” Erling Braut Haaland said in an interview in...
08:16, 09/18/2019

New York Mets' Marcus Stroman's appearance on Nickelodeon game show resurfaces after trade The New York Mets acquired Marcus Stroman from the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday in a pivotal pre-trade deadline deal that may give the team some help while they try to push for the playoffs....
15:48, 07/30/2019

Marcus Rashford’s early penalty edges blunt Manchester United past Leicester The good news for Manchester United is that they have rediscovered their winning habit. They won this game despite missing a number of key players with injury and, for that alone, Ole Gunnar Solskjær can probably accept the fact their performance nev...
12:32, 09/14/2019

No. 1 Osaka pulls off two wins on busy day in Rome Top seed and world No. 1 Naomi Osaka won twice Thursday, defeating Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova and Romania's Mihaela Buzarnescu in straight sets to advance to the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Is Madrid or Rome a better predictor for the French Open? With three weeks until Roland Garros, we compare the two big clay tournaments leading up to the French Open and what we've learned from them over the years....
07:00, 05/02/2019

Killing Eve heads to Rome for a working vacation This show is reaching a point where it might be better to exile Eve and Villanelle to an island where they stop making trouble for everyone else. They’re lurching towards the destination desired by their various handlers, but there’s quite a lot of c...
21:00, 05/19/2019

When in Rome, don't dress as a centurion, say city authorities Messy eating near monuments and singing on public transport are also banned by new rulesDressed as a gladiator, Remi Sanz, a visitor from Spain, was unaware that his outfit might land him in trouble as he hung around Rome’s famous Trevi Fountain on F...
09:32, 06/07/2019

Shapovalov earns Rome meeting with Djokovic "Canadian Denis Shapovalov set up a clash with world number one Novak Djokovic when he beat Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets in his first round match at the Italian Open on Monday."...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Rome is fed up with costumed characters and messy eaters When in Rome, don’t dress up as a Roman centurion – and don’t eat like a pig near monuments – if you don’t want to run afoul of new quality-of-life laws. Authorities decided to crack down on the unregulated centurions, who turned the areas near the f...
11:32, 06/10/2019

Italy's fascist past reverberates in Rome Lovers of fascist architecture never disappeared from Italy's capital, where Mussolini sought to centralize powers. He continues to be revered in one of the Roman neighborhoods the dictator built, and elsewhere....
06:00, 08/17/2019

Serena pulls out of Rome with knee injury "Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Tuesday due to a persistent knee injury which casts doubt on her participation in the French Open which begins this month."...
12:00, 05/14/2019

A detailed look at AMD’s new Epyc “Rome” 7nm server CPUs It feels a little strange to just agree with a headline slide in a product demo, but we can't find the lie here. [credit: AMD ] When AMD deb...
03:48, 08/10/2019

Federer, Nadal, Djokovic and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome "Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday."...
08:00, 05/16/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo checks stat sheet before answering question about Marcus Smart's return Giannis Antetokounmpo needed to check the stat sheet before answering a question about Marcus Smart's impact in his return to the Celtics' lineup.        ...
10:00, 05/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball: 10 players who could be impacted by the trade deadline, including Madison Bumgarner and Marcus Stroman Player movement often has a hand in reshaping player value, and never is it more evident than at the trade deadline. Scott White highlights some of the players who could see the biggest shift in value....
07:00, 07/19/2019

Marcus Morris Wipes Out Thousands Of Acres Of Transaction Market Confidence, Dumps Spurs For Knicks In a move that has been described by some as a ruinous assault on, uhh, confidence in the transaction market, Marcus Morris has officially reneged on his verbal agreement to join the San Antonio Spurs in free agency, in order to sign a more lucrative...
18:48, 07/11/2019

Rome tests recycling bottles for transit cash The city of Rome unveiled three test machines Tuesday around metro stations where passengers can drop plastic water bottles, receiving five cents apiece through a scan on their phones....
14:16, 07/24/2019

Sharapova withdraws from Rome with lingering shoulder injury Three-time champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the upcoming Italian Open as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury        ...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Serena Williams withdraws in Rome but says she will be fit for French Open American has been dealing with a knee injury this yearWorld No11 had been due to face her sister, VenusSerena Williams has withdrawn from the Premier 5 tournament in Rome, the last big event before this month’s French Open.Williams said she has been ...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Zverev crashes out as Goffin, Kyrgios advance in Rome World number five Alexander Zverev continued his poor recent form as he crashed out of the Italian Open in the second round after a 7-5 7-5 defeat by home favorite Matteo Berrettini on Tuesday....
11:16, 05/14/2019

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
11:32, 05/14/2019

2 US Teens Arrested From Rome Hotel Over Killing Of Italian Cop Two US teenagers appeared at a court hearing in Rome on Saturday after being arrested over the murder of an Italian police officer whose death has sparked a national outcry....
12:48, 07/27/2019

Two Americans arrested in Rome over killing of police officer Two 19-year-old Americans have been arrested while on vacation in Rome over the murder of an Italian police officer Friday, Italian police told CNN Saturday....
11:48, 07/27/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for pizza | A kitchen in Rome A delightful recipe from Testaccio market for a pizza with substance and that must-have chewinessAndrea is measuring flour: 12.5kg soft wheat 0, 1.5kg wholemeal and 1kg farro. He scoops it from three paper sacks into one, which is then upended and po...
20:00, 05/27/2019

Norman stuns Lyles in Rome to triumph in 200m Michael Norman held off a late surge from fellow American Noah Lyles to win the men’s 200 meters in a world leading time of 19.70 seconds at the Rome Diamond League on Thursday....
23:00, 06/06/2019

Basso holds Rome lead over ERC champion Lukyanuk "Giandomenico Basso has maintained his lead on Rally di Roma Capitale over last year’s FIA European Rally Championship winner Alexey Lukyanuk during Sunday morning\u0027s four stages."...
06:16, 07/21/2019

Pride of a Different Sort: Disabled Italians Parade in Rome Now in its fifth year, Italy’s Disability Pride Parade brings an often ignored community onto the streets, which are often tricky for them to navigate....
16:00, 07/14/2019

Rome implements recycling machine for transit cash Rome has implemented a new initiative aimed to help travelers earn money towards public transportation tickets Tuesday-- inserting plastic bottles into an automatic recycling bin. ...
12:00, 07/24/2019

Tracing the Fall of Simon Magus to Ariccia, Rome In the 19th canto of the Inferno in the Third Bolonia of Circle VIII, Dante Alighieri admonishes the simonians – followers of Simon the Magus, including Pope Niccola de li Orsini of Rome ...
16:48, 07/24/2019

| Babies saved from Libya clashes in airlift to Rome Nearly 150 migrants from east Africa, including 65 minors and 13 babies under one, were rescued from conflict-torn Libya and airlifted to Rome by the UN refugee agency....
03:32, 06/01/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for cannoli | A Kitchen in Rome The perennial Sicilian favourite confection, the recipe straight from the kitchen of one of the masters of the artAfter two disappointments, it was a relief to arrive in Comiso, south-west Sicily, to find that Cantunéra had not closed or been renovat...
04:48, 08/05/2019

US citizens held in Rome over fatal police stabbing A US citizen has reportedly confessed to the deadly stabbing of a police officer in Rome, Italian media have reported. Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has vowed that those responsible "will pay in full."...
16:32, 07/26/2019

Tough Rome opener takes its toll on ERC crews "FIA European Rally Championship crews faced a tricky start to Rally di Roma Capitale, with the rally-opening Pico-Greci stage claiming Niki Mayr-Melnhof’s Ford Fiesta R5 and other drivers hitting trouble."...
02:32, 07/20/2019

Zverev crashes out in Rome as injured Serena withdraws World number five Alexander Zverev continued his poor recent form as he crashed out of the Italian Open in the second round while Serena Williams had to pull out of the women's draw with a recurring knee injury on Tuesday....
17:32, 05/14/2019

| Federer kept waiting as rain delays Rome start Light rain forced a delay to the start of play at the Italian Open, with Roger Federer waiting to make an appearance in Rome for the first time in three years....
06:32, 05/15/2019

Federer fights off match points to advance in Rome Third-seeded Roger Federer saved two match points in a third-set tiebreaker against Croatia's Borna Coric to advance to the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome on Thursday....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Osaka pulls out of Rome quarters with hand injury World number one Naomi Osaka pulled out of the Italian Open quarter-finals on Friday with a right thumb injury, casting doubts over her participation in this month's French Open....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Tennis: Leg injury forces Federer out of Rome quarters Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organizers said on Friday....
09:32, 05/17/2019

| Federer struggles, Djokovic, Nadal cruise in Rome Roger Federer saved two match points to advance to the quarter-finals of the Italian Open as Rafael Nadal and top seed Novak Djokovic raced through in straight sets....
00:00, 05/17/2019

Spaghetti with rocket, anchovies and ricotta | A Kitchen in Rome A 14-minute meal of olives and rocket hiding in a tangle of spaghetti, and doused in anchovy oil and lemon-scented ricottaOne of the nine books that never leaves the overflowing shelf of my desk is Gillian Riley’s translation of a book by Giacomo Cas...
05:16, 05/01/2019

Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury ROME (AP) — Top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew from her Italian Open quarterfinal due to a right hand injury on Friday. Osaka was scheduled to meet Kiki Bertens, who advanced to the semifinals via walkover. It wasn’t immediately clear how serious ...
03:48, 05/17/2019

| Osaka pulls out of Rome in French Open scare World No 1 Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the Italian Open before Thursday's quarter-finals with injury just a week before the start of the French Open....
03:48, 05/17/2019

Nadal races into Rome semis, Konta also makes last four Italian Open champion Rafael Nadal set up a semi-final with Stefanos Tsitsipas thanks to a 6-4 6-0 win over fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco on Friday, while Briton Johanna Konta got through to the last four for the first time....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Tennis: Rain washes out entire day's play in Rome Heavy rain washed out the entire day's play at the Italian Open in Rome on Wednesday, leaving organizers of the ATP and WTA claycourt events facing a backlog of matches....
15:16, 05/15/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas to reach Rome final ROME (AP) — After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final. It was a measure of revenge f...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Kyrgios defaulted for throwing chair onto court in Rome Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay at the Italian Open and was defaulted from his second-round match        ...
09:00, 05/16/2019

| Nadal crushes Chardy to reach Rome Round 3 Defending champion Rafael Nadal lost just one game as he crushed France's Jeremy Chardy in straight sets to advance to the third round of the Italian Open....
05:16, 05/16/2019

Ariana Grande Cuts Ties With Celeb Photographer Marcus Hyde Over Model's Nude Photo Claim Ariana Grande has seemingly spoken out against celeb photographer Marcus Hyde, after a model accused him of bribing her for nude portraits. On Sunday night, Los Angeles-based model......
21:16, 07/22/2019

Papal aide restores Rome building's power to help homeless Pope Francis' almsgiver has gone down a Rome manhole to restore electricity for hundreds of homeless people living in an unused state-owned building....
23:00, 05/12/2019

Tourists face €250 fines for sitting on Spanish Steps in Rome Police patrol 18th-century marble steps, blowing whistles at visitors sitting downThe authorities in Rome have been accused of applying “fascist-style” measures after police began shooing resting tourists away from the staircase of the famous Spanish...
07:48, 08/07/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for parmigiana di melanzane | A kitchen in Rome This dish is all about layers: slices of golden fried aubergine, a smear of tomato sauce, ripped basil leaves, and mozzarella and parmesanJust like temperamental weather, parmigiana di melanzane is all about layers: aubergine, tomato sauce and cheese...
02:32, 06/04/2019

Putin, visiting Italy, says wants Rome to help mend Moscow-EU ties Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he hoped Italy would battle to restore fully fledged relations between the European Union and Russia and help persuade the bloc's new leadership that sanctions on Moscow were counter-productive....
14:00, 07/04/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for tonnato sauce | A Kitchen in Rome This creamy tuna and anchovy mayonnaise from northern Italy suits meats, hard-boiled eggs and buttery lettuce, but is superb over tomatoesAnna, Jane, Elizabeth, Madhur, Alastair, Colin, Delia, Nigel, Mary, Simon, Nigella, Sophie, Josceline, the Ladie...
07:32, 08/20/2019

Tennis: Osaka pulls out of Rome quarters with hand injury World number one Naomi Osaka pulled out of the Italian Open quarter-finals on Friday with a right thumb injury, casting doubts over her participation in this month's French Open....
09:32, 05/17/2019

Italy's Di Maio says Rome will seek dialogue with EU but hold its stance Deputy Italian Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said Rome would seek "a dialogue" with the European Union over its next budget while sticking to its goals of improving workers' pay and cutting taxes....
01:16, 06/11/2019

Rachel Roddy’s Sicilian salad recipe | A Kitchen in Rome A traditional, robust Sicilian salad of charred pepper, green beans, warm potatoes and tomatoes – in seven easy stepsIt has been a summer of counting. Length of school holidays: 91 days (45 gone, 46 left). Days in Sicily: 58. Steps from the front doo...
05:32, 08/13/2019

Norman clocks world-leading time in 200 meters in Rome ROME (AP) — Michael Norman clocked a world-leading time in the men’s 200 meters to edge out fellow American Noah Lyles at the Golden Gala meet on Thursday. Norman’s time of 19.70 seconds was also a meet record at the Diamond League event ...
13:32, 06/06/2019

AMD has another monster 64-core Rome chip, but the big business is in smaller machines AMD on Wednesday unveiled yet another monster 64-core part, but it's in the smaller-scale machines that it hopes to sell in high volume and take share from Intel....
17:00, 09/18/2019

| Konta rallies past Stephens to set up Venus clash in Rome Britain's Johanna Konta set up a third round clash with Venus Williams after coming from a set down to beat American Sloane Stephens at the Italian Open....
05:16, 05/16/2019

Sitting on Rome's Spanish Steps can lead to hefty fines Vistors to Rome's famous Spanish Steps looking to take a load off will need to keep on walking. Officials have announced fines for sitting or lying down on the landmark staircase....
14:16, 08/08/2019

Brass plaque memorializing Holocaust victim defaced in Rome A brass plaque memorializing a Nazi Holocaust victim in Rome has been defaced with a sticker reading in German, "Murderers always return to the crime scene."...
08:16, 05/30/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for Sicilian doughnuts | A Kitchen in Rome Among the many delights of Italian cafe-bars are ciambelli – deep-fried doughnuts“You have to order iris,” the girl behind the counter at Pasticceria Catania tells me, before glancing up at the clock, then at the door, then back to me. “Great, good, ...
13:48, 09/09/2019

Rachel Roddy’s Italian frittata recipe | A Kitchen in Rome Studded with courgettes and fat crumbs of ricotta, this light, soft frittata is a herald of summerWhen did having hard-boiled eggs at Gatwick airport become a habit? Four years ago? Two years ago? I could probably work it out if I went back over the ...
23:48, 06/10/2019

Returning Serena starts clay campaign with routine Rome win "Serena Williams began her French Open preparations with a routine 6-4 6-2 victory over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the opening round of the Italian Open on Monday."...
10:00, 05/13/2019

Missing German found at Rome airport living among homeless A German man who has been missing for months has reportedly surfaced at Fiumicino airport west of Rome. Police say he was "scruffy-looking" and living among the homeless....
06:32, 05/04/2019

Rain postpones Federer, Nadal and Djokovic matches in Rome ROME (AP) — Play at the Italian Open has been wiped out by rain, meaning Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will have to wait until Thursday to play their opening matches at the clay-court tournament. Federer was slated to meet Joao Sousa...
12:48, 05/15/2019

2 U.S. Teenagers Admit Killing Police Officer in Rome, Officials Say The teenagers, 18 and 19, were charged on Saturday over the fatal stabbing of the military police officer after what officials said had been a drug deal gone bad....
08:16, 07/27/2019

Nadal bagels Djokovic as he clinches Rome Masters title "Rafael Nadal beat world number one Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 to clinch the Rome title in a blistering return to his Grand Slam winning form ahead of the French Open."...
11:00, 05/19/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for penne all’arrabbiata | A Kitchen in Rome The art of the tomato pasta sauce is distilled beautifully in this simple classic – a fiery delight to serve with penneOur white stove is spattered red, as is the sleeve of my dress. There are thin, red skins blocking the sink and caught up in the pl...
06:00, 07/01/2019

US students accused of stabbing Rome police officer appear in court Mario Cerciello Rega died after being repeatedly stabbed early on Friday in a crime that has shaken ItalyTwo American students have appeared in court in Rome accused of stabbing a plain-clothes police officer to death on a street near their hotel.Gab...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Fans set police car on fire ahead of Italian Cup final in Rome Lazio fans also threw bottles, stones and other objects before the team's game against Atalanta. Police responded with water cannons and tear gas.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Rome police officer allegedly killed by US students was unarmed Stabbing of Mario Cerciello Rega was so quick Italian police say he could not defend himselfA police officer killed in central Rome last week was unarmed and unable to defend himself due to the speed with which he was attacked, Italian investigators ...
21:16, 07/30/2019

Nadal primed for another French Open charge after Rome crescendo Rafael Nadal has hit form at the perfect time heading into the French Open after a slow start, by his standards, to the claycourt season caused some to doubt his chances of continuing his vice-like grip on the tournament....
15:48, 05/23/2019

Konta beats Venus to reach Rome quarter-finals "Johanna Konta beat a third American in the space of four days - and a second in the space of a few hours - defeating Venus Williams 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL D\u0027Italia in Rome."...
09:16, 05/16/2019

Serena, Federer, Djokovic among French Open storylines in Rome With less than two weeks until Roland Garros, there is no shortage of burning questions left to answer at the Italian Open, the last major tuneup before the French Open....
21:32, 05/13/2019

Italy detains 2 American teens in slaying of Rome policeman Italian police say two 19-year-old American tourists have confessed to fatally stabbing an Italian paramilitary policeman who was investigating the theft of a bag with a cellphone...
06:16, 07/27/2019

Rachel Roddy’s sgroppino cocktail recipe | A Kitchen in Rome Just sorbet, prosecco and vodka, the sgroppino was historically served as a palate cleanser, but is these days enjoyed as a summertime digestifLemons are chameleons; they’re different things in different seasons. In winter, their sunny colour, acid a...
08:00, 07/08/2019

2 U.S. Tourists Admit Killing Police Officer in Rome, Officials Say The teenagers were charged on Saturday over the fatal stabbing of the military police officer after what officials said had been a drug deal gone bad....
06:16, 07/27/2019

Keanu Reeves supports Rome cinema collective attacked by far right Actors and directors, from Richard Gere to Spike Lee, condemn violence that targeted Cinema AmericaHollywood names including Keanu Reeves, Willem Dafoe and Alejandro González Iñárritu have come out in support of an Italian cinema collective who have ...
06:48, 06/28/2019

For Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Rome Offered Something Novel: A Bagel In the 54th match between fierce rivals, the Italian Open final offered the first scoreless set by either player. Nadal hung on to win his first title of 2019....
14:32, 05/19/2019

Vestal Virgins: Powerful Priestesses of Rome’s Sacred Flame In the Res Gestae Divi Augustus (‘The Deeds of the Divine Augustus’), Augustus demonstrates his piety by stating that he was a member of all four major priesthoods in Rome – the Pontifices, Augures, Quindecemviri and Septemviri. There was, however, o...
10:32, 06/13/2019

Putin to meet with the pope and Kremlin-friendly politicians in Rome But the Italian government hasn’t dramatically broken from policies favored by Washington and other European capitals, as was expected of the new populist leaders....
18:48, 07/02/2019

Salvini urges far-right supporters to march on Rome after bid to force election backfires Interior minister calls for ‘day of mobilisation’ in protest at moves to sideline LeagueMatteo Salvini has called on his supporters to descend on Rome as Italy moves towards ousting his far-right League from power after his attempt to collapse the It...
06:00, 08/30/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for sausages with red onion and grapes | A Kitchen in Rome Like many Italian recipes, this one calls for few ingredients, but they all count: fat sausages in a sweet-sour sauce of braised red onion and red and white grapesAlastair Little puts it well in the preface to his book Keep it Simple: “Simple food do...
09:48, 09/16/2019

Tivoli: Why this Italian city is still Rome's great escape, 2,000 years later When Rome is sweltering and teeming with tourists, beat a leisurely retreat to Tivoli, home to Hadrian's Villa and the Villa d'Este and chill out.       ...
18:32, 07/16/2019

Italy hits back after EU raises concerns over Rome's growing deficit The spat between Italy and the European Commission has resurfaced after the Italian government slammed the Brussels-based institution's economic forecasts as "ungenerous" and "bogus."...
00:32, 05/08/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for summer beans three ways | A Kitchen in Rome Just three of the many ways you can enjoy these white beans are: in a sea-salty clam broth, in a tuna and onion picnic treat, and in a courgette salad with lemon and herbsThe problem with dried beans is remembering to soak them. It is an oversight th...
16:16, 09/02/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for friggitelli peppers with tomatoes | A Kitchen in Rome These small, finger-length peppers are sensational fried in olive oil and sprinkled with a little salt, or drowned in a ripe, garlicky tomato sauceFriggitelli are small, elongated and slightly crumpled sweet peppers, and it is their season. While cla...
12:00, 08/26/2019

Italy's 'unnecessary' political crisis could turn out to be a positive for Rome, analyst says Markets pay particular attention to Italy's spending, given its public debt pile. This stands at above 130% of its growth rate, one of the highest in the world....
08:32, 08/22/2019

Parched tourists seek gelato and shade in sweltering Paris and Rome Tourists in Rome and Paris scaled back their sightseeing in sweltering temperatures on Tuesday, dousing themselves at fountains and cooling down with ice cream as a heatwave continued in continental Europe....
13:48, 06/25/2019

Doctors in Rome Are Warning of Health Hazards from the City’s Overflowing Garbage ROME (AP) — Doctors in Rome are warning of possible health hazards caused by overflowing trash bins in the city’s streets, as the Italian capital struggles with a renewed garbage emergency aggravated by the summer heat.Trash disposal is a...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Strife-torn Libya’s UN-backed leader meets Conte in Rome ROME (AP) — Strife-torn Libya’s UN-backed leader is visiting Rome in a bid to shore up support for his government in Tripoli that is under attack by rival militias. Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj met Tuesday with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Co...
03:16, 05/07/2019

A girl vanished in Rome 36 years ago. Now the Vatican is opening tombs to investigate Two tombs in Vatican City will be opened next week to determine if they contained the remains of a 15-year-old girl who vanished in Rome in 1983.        ...
14:32, 07/02/2019

All roads lead to Rome (including from Estonia) for ERC Juniors Jeets and Torn "Estonian Autosport Junior Team drivers Gregor Jeets and Ken Torn are set for more FIA European Rally Championship action in Italy next week – once they’ve contested their headlining home event, Shell Helix Rally Estonia from 12-14 July."...
01:32, 07/11/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for potato and red pepper soup | A Kitchen in Rome This Sicilian soup is a surprisingly good marriage of red pepper, tomato and potato, and is best served at room temperatureThe temperature of plates and bowls is a habitual discussion in our family. It is usually started by Dad because the plates are...
04:32, 07/15/2019

Strife-torn Libya's UN-backed leader meets Conte in Rome Strife-torn Libya's UN-backed leader is visiting Rome in a bid to shore up support for his government in Tripoli that is under attack by rival militias....
07:00, 05/07/2019

Nadal reaches Rome semis; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Local 17-year-old wild card beats US veteran Johnson in Rome Local teenager Jannik Sinner rallies to beat American veteran Steve Johnson 1-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
12:32, 05/12/2019

US student reportedly confesses to killing police officer in central Rome Mario Cerciello Rega was repeatedly stabbed early on Friday in a crime that has shaken ItalyA 19-year-old US student has confessed to killing a policeman in central Rome, in a crime that has shaken Italy, national news agency ANSA reported on Friday....
18:16, 07/26/2019

Italy's Salvini says Rome should take stake in combined FCA-Renault group 'if required' Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Monday the Rome government should take a stake in a combined Fiat Chrysler- Renault group if necessary, given the importance of the car sector for the domestic economy....
13:48, 05/27/2019

Italy's Salvini says Rome should take stake in combined FCA-Renault group "if required" Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Monday the Rome government should take a stake in a combined Fiat Chrysler- Renault group if necessary, given the importance of the car sector for the domestic economy....
10:16, 05/27/2019

2 American Teenagers Admit Killing Police Officer in Rome, Officials Say The teenagers, 18 and 19, were charged on Saturday over the fatal stabbing of the military police officer after what officials said had been a drug deal gone bad....
08:48, 07/28/2019

Kevin Spacey reads poem about forsaken boxer at Rome museum Actor Kevin Spacey has read a poem about a worn-out and lonely boxer during an appearance at a Rome museum weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed...
16:48, 08/03/2019

Tennis: Nadal primed for another French Open charge after Rome crescendo Rafael Nadal has hit form at the perfect time heading into the French Open after a slow start, by his standards, to the claycourt season caused some to doubt his chances of continuing his vice-like grip on the tournament....
06:48, 05/23/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 after more than two hours of intense battle....
16:00, 05/19/2019

Imperious Nadal blows away Djokovic to land ninth Rome title Rafael Nadal proved that he would still be the man to beat when the French Open begins later this month after he humbled Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday to win a record 34th ATP Masters 1000 title....
12:48, 05/19/2019

| Djokovic to meet Nadal for 54th time with Rome title at stake Novak Djokovic said he was relishing locking horns with his "greatest rival" Rafael Nadal as the pair set up the 54th clash of their careers at the Italian Open final....
23:00, 05/18/2019

Djokovic and Nadal to meet in Rome final, Konta faces Pliskova Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal won on Saturday to set up an Italian Open final meeting, while British number one Johanna Konta booked a final clash with Karolina Pliskova....
15:00, 05/18/2019

Suspect held in death of woman flung off Rome's Sisto Bridge Rome police say a suspect has been detained in the slaying of a 37-year-old woman whose body was found May 2 on a Tiber River walkway near Sisto Bridge....
09:48, 05/12/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for courgette and ricotta fritters | A Kitchen in Rome A moreish antipasto that makes use of new-season courgettes fried in crisp batter – they’ll vanish as quickly as you can make themFor the sake of this column, it would have been convenient if Inspector Montalbano had eaten courgettes in some shape or...
07:00, 07/22/2019

Rome bans sitting on Spanish Steps, puzzling hot, tired tourists You can walk up and down Rome's famed Spanish Steps all you want but don't try sitting down to take in the moment any more because police will shoo you away with a whistle and threaten you with a......
21:48, 08/08/2019

Gucci to Fund Project to Save Rome’s Historic Rock of Execution Gucci is one of the most famous fashion brands in the world. The Italian company has announced that they are funding a restoration project in the heart of Rome. ...
06:32, 06/07/2019

Vacationing in Rome? Sitting on these tourist spot steps would be a costly mistake The Spanish Steps in Rome are no longer a place for sitting. People sitting, eating or drinking there could be fined up to $450.       ...
23:48, 08/07/2019

Kevin Spacey reads poem about dejected boxer at Rome museum Actor Kevin Spacey has read a poem about a worn-out and lonely boxer during an appearance at a Rome museum weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed...
14:16, 08/03/2019

Visitors face $280 fine for sitting on Rome’s famed Spanish Steps It is now illegal to cop a squat on Rome’s famous Spanish Steps — with violators facing a fine of up to $280. Locals, however, aren’t taking the ban sitting down. “It seems to me to be a fascist-style provision that the municipality will be forced to...
20:48, 08/07/2019

An Elite Class That Ruled Over the 99%. Sound Familiar? It All Began with the Patricians of Rome In ancient Rome, the patricians (from the Latin word patres, meaning ‘fathers’) were one of the main classes of Roman society. They were the ruling class, and enjoyed great prestige as well as special privileges, which they gladly lorded over the oth...
15:16, 07/23/2019

Suspect held in death of woman flung off Rome’s Sisto Bridge ROME (AP) — Rome police say a suspect has been detained in the slaying of a 37-year-old woman whose body was found May 2 on a Tiber River walkway near Sisto Bridge. Police say Imen Chatbouri, who was born in Tunisia and in the past competed for Italy...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Rachel Roddy’s Sicilian soft almond biscuits – recipe | A Kitchen in Rome Soft and chewy, marzipan-flavoured almond biscuits – or paste di mandorla – are a seasonal summer treat in Sicilian bakeriesYou were right, those of you who suggested making soft almond biscuits with egg whites rather than the whole egg.I am stubborn...
08:48, 06/17/2019

Fresh Light Illuminates Brilliant Medieval Fresco Incarcerated For Centuries in Rome A letter from 1965 alerted a curious historian to the existence of an interesting painting that was hidden in one of Rome’s many churches.  ...
15:48, 07/03/2019

Hope Rome Can Help Mend Russia-European Union Ties, Says Vladimir Putin Russia President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he hoped Italy would speak out clearly and consistently in favour of restoring fully fledged relations between the European Union and Russia and help......
15:16, 07/04/2019

France lambasts Italy's 'hysterical' migrant policy, Rome fires back France accused Italy on Tuesday of acting hysterically over immigration and failing to live up to its duties, triggering a fresh war of words between the increasingly acrimonious European neighbors....
04:00, 07/02/2019

Djokovic, Nadal and Konta progress to Rome semis, Osaka and Federer bow out with injury Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Johanna Konta progressed to the Italian Open semi-finals on Friday, but Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka were forced to withdraw with injury problems....
19:32, 05/17/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for milk-braised pork loin | A Kitchen in Rome Pork and milk may not seem obvious bedfellows – until you try this slow braise, which results in magically tender meat and a beautiful, creamy sauceWhen I was a child, rice pudding seemed a bit like magic. Not as good as the magic tricks our family f...
04:48, 05/13/2019

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian port Italy's new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, closed-door policy of the previous administration....
06:00, 09/14/2019

Rachel Roddy's recipe for salmoriglio – aka Sicilian lemon sauce | A Kitchen in Rome This typically rustic Sicilian sauce – it’s just garlic, lemon, oil and oregano – is heaven slathered over grilled vegetables and fishAeschylus was sitting on a rock, probably thinking or writing, according to his habit. Mistaking the bald and shinin...
04:16, 06/24/2019

Prince Harry spends first night away from Archie for charity polo match in Rome The Duke of Sussex has spent his first night away from baby Archie, taking part in a fundraising polo match in Italy and enjoying a good night's sleep....
11:16, 05/24/2019

Dreaming of Italy? Alitalia just launched nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Rome The new route between Dulles and Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, will be offered five times weekly.        ...
10:16, 05/03/2019

Watch Your Step: Tourists Sitting on Rome’s Spanish Steps Now Face a $450 Fine (ROME) — The Spanish Steps in Rome are no longer a place for sitting. Implementing an ordinance that came into effect a month ago, police officers are working Wednesday to tell seated Italians and tourists to get up from one of the Eternal City...
15:48, 08/07/2019

The Plastico di Roma Imperiale Wasn’t Built in a Day: Accurate Mini Rome Model Took 35 Years The Roman Empire dominated most of Europe and parts of Africa and the Middle East for over thousand years ...
21:00, 07/14/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for fava bean puree with wilted greens | A kitchen in Rome A simple and comforting dish that turns broad beans into a soupy puree that’s perfect for dipping or serving with wilted greensAt this time of year in Rome, broad beans act like cheerleaders chanting “S-P-R-I-N-G” from plates and piles in shops. They...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Nick Kyrgios throws chair and walks off court during Rome Open match – video Nick Kyrgios is out of the Italian Open after being defaulted in his second-round clash with Caspar Ruud. With scores level at 6-3 6-7(5) 1-1 in the third set, Kyrgios was given a game penalty, apparently for swearing at a line judge, and promptly er...
12:00, 05/16/2019

Rachel Roddy's recipe for Sicilian salted ricotta and tomato salad | A Kitchen in Rome Whey is teased by artful Sicilian hands into traditional salted ricotta, never better than when enjoyed in this simple tomato saladLorena is lifting ricotta from the 150-litre pan in the corner of the room into small, perforated tubs. It’s 10am. She ...
07:16, 07/29/2019

How Man Utd tactics are helping Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford 'terrorise' teams Anthony Martial believes that while he and Marcus Rashford want to play in the same position for Manchester United, that competitive streak can help the players drive the club forward....
13:32, 08/22/2019

Roger Federer believes Nick Kyrgios should be spared ATP suspension for chair-throwing Rome outburst Roger Federer does not believe Nick Kyrgios' chair-throwing outburst that led to him defaulting his second-round match at the Italian Open on Thursday warrants a suspension by the ATP....
00:32, 05/17/2019

Naomi Campbell, Elton John & A$AP Rocky Rally In Rome For Gucci’s Cruise 2020 Show From the Gucci Cruise 2020 presentation in the Capitoline Museums, and the after-party at Palazzo Brancaccio, where Stevie Nicks and Harry Styles duetted, Alessandro Michele’s Resort programme gave guests a tour of his home city...
06:32, 05/29/2019

NHL suspends Blues' Ivan Barbashev one game for head hit on Bruins' Marcus Johansson St. Louis Blues forward Ivan Barbashev will sit out Game 6 for an illegal check to the head of the Boston Bruins' Marcus Johansson in Game 5.       ...
19:16, 06/07/2019

Kevin Spacey makes appearance after dropped sexual misconduct case, reads poem at Rome museum Actor Kevin Spacey read a poem about a worn-out boxer at a Rome museum weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed.        ...
12:16, 08/03/2019

Man Utd star Marcus Rashford has 'no problem' with Paul Pogba taking controversial penalty in Wolves draw Marcus Rashford insists he had 'no problem' with Paul Pogba taking Manchester United's second-half penalty against Wolves on Monday, despite the Frenchman missing the crucial spot kick....
20:16, 08/19/2019

Can You Name the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World? The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World are seven awe-inspiring monuments of classical antiquity that reflect the skill and ingenuity of their creators. The list, comprised by ancient Greek historians, covers only the monuments of the Mediterranean an...
14:32, 07/02/2019

This is what ancient statues really looked like Artists in classical cultures such as Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece and Rome were known to paint with a variety of hues -- a practice known as polychromy (from Greek, meaning "many colors.") So why do we always think of antiquities as colorless?...
07:48, 08/01/2019

Some ancient crocodiles were vegetarians After a detailed analysis of ancient crocodile teeth, scientists concluded vegetarianism evolved among the distant cousins of modern crocodylians at least three different times....
13:48, 06/27/2019

Who Kept the Ancient Wisdom of Stonehenge? Stonehenge is one of the most famous monuments in the world. Although it stands in isolated countryside in south-central England, miles from any major town, it is one of Britain’s most popular tourist sites ...
10:00, 05/11/2019

Ancient Egypt's enduring mysteries Like the legendary curse of the mummy, ancient Egypt refuses to stay buried in the past. Every so often it comes back to life -- in the 1920s with the discovery of King Tut's tomb; in the 1970s with the global tour of those golden masks; and most rec...
14:00, 08/15/2019

The Itinerary of Odysseus, an Ancient Treasure Map Did Homer’s Odyssey contain a secret code, that would guide the Greeks to gain complete control over the Black Sea and the North Atlantic and access to the riches of precious metals and other treasures? ...
19:00, 09/13/2019

Country diary: this ancient yew should live for ever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living monumentsEvening sunlight reaches through the dark branches of the yew tree, animating sinuous shapes ...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Why You Should Delete Your (Ancient) Foursquare Data Remember Foursquare? I used to use it (and the company’s other apps) to keep detailed, digital recordings of everywhere I went, which was the cool thing to do back in 2010. And while I don’t use Foursquare’s Android or iOS apps anymore, I’ve given th...
21:32, 08/27/2019

Ancient Mesopotamia and The Rise of Civilization In ancient times, Mesopotamia, meaning ‘land between two rivers’, was a vast region that lay between the Tigris and Euphrates river systems... ...
17:00, 07/08/2019

Was Makhunik an Ancient Iranian Lilliput? In August 2005, a tiny mummified body was found in the ancient Persian village of Makhunik in what is now Iran. The discovery caused an international sensation when researchers reported that the remains belonged to an adolescent dwarf and that excava...
00:00, 08/18/2019

How Ancient Woodworkers Sculpted Civilization Humans have a remarkable relationship with trees. Trees not only provide the oxygen we need to breathe, but also wood in its rawest form.  ...
09:00, 05/24/2019

What Ancient Secrets Lie Within the Flower of Life? The Flower of Life is a name for a geometrical figure composed of seven or more evenly-spaced, overlapping circles. This figure, used as a decorative motif since ancient times, forms a flower-like pattern with the symmetrical structure of a hexagon. ...
14:00, 05/14/2019

How to brew ancient Wari beer Enlarge (credit: Donna Nash) When the people of the Wari Empire (predecessors of the Inca) abandoned the southern Andes around 1100 CE, they made sure nobody else could enjoy their former home by destroying the brewery that, for 400 years, had prov...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Beauty secrets of the ancient Egyptians The mysteries of the ancient Egyptians are vast, but their beauty tricks are no secret. Makeup might seem like a modern phenomenon -- one that has grown into a multi-billion-dollar industry -- but cosmetics were equally important to daily life in the...
04:16, 06/03/2019

Red Sox manager on Blue Jays ace Marcus Stroman: 'He competes a certain way and people don't like it' Toronto's Marcus Stroman had an exchange with Boston players on the field during Tuesday's game, and Red Sox manager Alex Cora continued after the game.        ...
13:32, 05/22/2019

US teen suspected in killing of police officer blindfolded by police in Rome Italian police have launched an investigation into a shocking image that shows one of the two young Americans arrested over the killing of an Italian police officer, blindfolded at a police station in Rome....
09:16, 07/28/2019

Ancient Origins of the Moon: Was it Once Part of Earth? The origin of the Moon has been a subject of research for many years and theories about its creation abound. Hypotheses vary from non-scientific proposals, such as that the Moon is a spaceship, to the currently favored idea that it was formed more th...
09:16, 06/14/2019

Ancient Cataclysms: 9 Catastrophes That Rocked the World Ancient cultures around the world have passed down their tales of devastating natural disasters in oral traditions, folklore, historical accounts, pictorial representations, and through myths. Catastrophic natural phenomena like earthquakes, volcanic...
15:32, 05/16/2019

Country diary: this ancient yew should live forever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living monumentsEvening sunlight reaches through the dark branches of the yew tree, animating sinuous shapes ...
01:00, 07/25/2019

Miners looking for gemstones find ancient sea monster instead Miners digging for gemstones found something entirely different last month; rather than uncovering the shiny and iridescent gemstone known as ammolite, they discovered the fossilized remains of an ancient sea monster....
10:48, 07/05/2019

Out of a drawer and into your nightmares comes a vicious ancient beast When Ohio University integrative biologist Nancy Stevens peered into a drawer in the wooden cabinets on the top floor of a Nairobi museum in 2010, she saw a chunk of rock containing massive teeth and knew she had come across something important....
16:00, 04/28/2019

Resurrecting the Ancient Israelites From the Valley of Dry Bones The Vision of the Valley of Dry Bones prophecy is one of the most powerful prophecies of the prophet Ezekiel. In this vision, Ezekiel finds himself in a valley full of dry human bones of Israelite origins. He is asked to revive them, bring them hope,...
16:16, 06/17/2019

France Returns Around 450 Ancient Relics To Pakistan France on Tuesday handed over to Pakistan nearly 450 ancient relics, some dating as far back as 4,000 BC, seized by French customs agents over a decade ago....
18:48, 07/02/2019

Nine Parts of the Human Soul According to the Ancient Egyptians The idea of the human soul has fascinated humankind for thousands of years. Cultures around the world have sought to explain the soul or spirit in a wide and fascinating variety of ways. ...
15:48, 08/03/2019

Ancient Egypt's spellbinding mummy portraits While ancient Egyptian mummy portraits have long been objects of curiosity, only a minimal amount of scholarship exists about them. Many questions have lingered since they were uncovered by archeologists around the Egyptian city of Fayum in the late ...
23:16, 05/13/2019

The Cosmic Scorpion Evident in Ancient Cultures Scorpions have inhabited the Earth for over 400 million years. They were one of the first seabed evolved creatures to climb out of oceans onto land. Although older than the dinosaurs and despite many species, there has been small change to their basi...
19:48, 07/01/2019

22 ancient amphoras found off Albanian coast TIRANA, Albania — A joint Albanian-American underwater archaeology project says it has found amphoras that are at least 2,500 years old off the Albanian coast, which might yield an ancient shipwreck. The research vessel Hercules of the RPM Nautical F...
11:16, 07/12/2019

Can Netflix’s ‘Blown Away’ make ancient glassblowing hot? Netflix is blasting this old-school art form back into the mainstream. The first season of its new competition series “Blown Away” dropped in full this month, and it’s got fans looking to get into glassblowing beyond the screen. ...
07:16, 07/31/2019

The Ancient Philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita, Song of God The Bhagavad Gita is one of the most important religious texts in Hinduism as well as one of the most seminal religious texts in the world, alongside the Bible, the Quran, the Torah and the Ramayana. ...
10:32, 08/17/2019

Ancient Bolivian ritual kit contains traces of hallucinogens Enlarge / This is a view of the Cueva del Chileno excavation site. (credit: José Capriles, Penn State) In a rock shelter in the highlands of southwest Bolivia amid the rubble of an area once set aside for funerary rituals, archaeologists found a le...
17:00, 05/06/2019

Ancient tombs found near Egypt pyramids Archaeologists working near the pyramids of Giza have discovered an ancient Egyptian burial ground dating back to around 2500 BCE and hosting the tombs of high-ranking officials....
02:48, 05/06/2019

Old shell from S. Carolina beach ID’d as ancient oyster FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (AP) — An old shell found on a South Carolina beach four years ago has been identified as that of an ancient oyster never before found in the area. The Post and Courier reports that College of Charleston paleontologist Robert Boesse...
05:16, 06/05/2019

Ancient Plants Revive After Being Trapped in Ice for 400 Years Scientists visiting Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic discovered something remarkable and fascinating. Led by Catherine LaFarge, a geologist from the University of Alberta in Edmonton (Canada), they were exploring an area called the Sverdrup Pa...
07:48, 07/21/2019

Antony Gormley is the new kid on the block in ancient Greece The British sculptor has, controversially, been commissioned to create works for the island of Delos, a sacred classical siteIn all seasons the elements rage on Delos. In winter, salt winds pound its granite rocks; in summer the sun beats so heavily ...
16:32, 05/04/2019

8 of the Most Popular Animal Species in the Ancient World Animals far outnumber us on the planet. And while humans have domesticated some of them for work or food, others have been observed, admired, feared, and revered from afar.  ...
16:32, 07/20/2019

Ancient Alien-Like Heads Discovered in Croatia Archaeologists digging in Croatia have unearthed three ancient alien-like skeletons and two have  artificially elongated skulls. Since 12,000-years-ago in ancient China ...
20:00, 08/23/2019

The Sacred and Ancient Legacy of our Feathered Friends Although lions, tigers and other ferocious man-eaters were hunted and subsequently ritualized by shamans who attempted to internalize the energy of these different animals ...
09:00, 08/13/2019

1,000-year-old mystery surrounds ancient city Shrouded in thick rainforest and centuries of mystery, the ancient Mayan city of Tikal is one of the greatest overlooked sites of antiquity in the West....
09:48, 06/07/2019

Macedonians Restore an Ancient Church, With an Eye on the Future Long shrouded in scaffolding, the mysterious church of St. George stands as a monument to the conflicts that have dogged cultural politics in the country....
17:48, 07/15/2019

Nine Notorious Demons that Terrorized the Ancient World Storytellers have been telling tales of ancient demons wreaking havoc on humanity since the beginning of time.  ...
15:16, 05/18/2019

The Peloponnesian War: Intrigues and Conquests in Ancient Greece When speaking of ancient Greece, most of us tend to think of their sprawling city states, iconic classical culture, philosophers, and myths – and rightly so. ...
13:16, 08/04/2019

Aquaculture may be the future of seafood, but its past is ancient Enlarge (credit: By Paul Hermans - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10766212) Fish farms play an important role in supplying the modern world’s massive demand for seafood—about half the fish we eat today comes...
12:16, 09/17/2019

How Historians Can Now See Invisible Text on Ancient Manuscripts Historical documents considered lost to the ravages of time—like crumbling parchment thousands of years old or medieval manuscripts whose ink long ago faded away—are being given a new life thanks to a technology known as multispectral imaging. The so...
14:00, 06/27/2019

When Children Came out to Play: Ancient Toys and Games The main halls and secured vaults of museums around the world are loaded with vast arrays of grotesque antique weapons, golden lined velvet robes, ceremonial swords and crowns, jewel encrusted scepters and other adult treasures and artifacts.  ...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Pithekoussai: Ancient Greek Colony of Nestor’s Cup Celebrated for its thermal springs and verdant landscapes, the volcanic island of Ischia, called Pithekoussai during its ancient Greek days —located in the Bay of Naples—harkens back to the Mycenaean era when it was part of a wide network of Tyrrheni...
04:32, 09/17/2019

10 ancient ruins that track the calendar and the heavens Researchers and travelers are paying more attention to archaeoastronomy sites, which operate like giant calendars to note the passing seasons.       ...
17:32, 06/25/2019

Nine Methods of Ancient Punishment That’ll Make You Squirm For as long as societies have had to deal with crime, they’ve had to deal out punishment. In some, places, and situations the process was only meant to humiliate the guilty, but most of the following examples of ancient punishments are gruesome and o...
12:16, 05/12/2019

Ancient Gold Hoards of the Celtic El Dorado The legendary lost city of gold, El Dorado, has drawn over 500 formal treasure recovery teams to South America over the last 500 years and over 3,000 people have been lost searching for ancient golden goblets and sun disks.   ...
13:48, 08/07/2019

Could Ancient Greek Philosophy Help You Work Smarter and Better? The idea of “temperaments” or “humors” has been long debunked, but thinking in terms of broad personality types may actually help you get things done....
21:32, 06/27/2019

Some ancient crocodiles preferred salad over steak Modern crocodiles have a reputation as ravenous beasts that crave flesh. While it’s certainly true that crocodiles today are more than happy to feast on fresh meat, it seems that some ancient crocs not only enjoyed leafy greens on a regular bas...
18:16, 06/27/2019

Ancient DNA reveals Neanderthal migration and interbreeding DNA from 120,000-year-old bones sheds light on the ancestry of Neanderthals in Europe, revealing a remarkable 80,000 years of genetic continuity, interbreeding with a mystery hominin and migrations...
05:00, 06/27/2019

Some ancient crocodiles were vegetarians, study finds Modern crocodiles have a reputation as ravenous beasts that crave flesh. While it’s certainly true that crocodiles today are more than happy to feast on fresh meat, it seems that some ancient crocs not only enjoyed leafy greens on a regular basis, bu...
12:32, 06/28/2019

Lost ancient palace appears in reservoir A 3,400-year-old palace has emerged from a reservoir in the Kurdistan region of Iraq after water levels dropped because of drought. The discovery should yield more light on the mysterious Mittani Empire....
11:48, 06/28/2019

The Ancient Maya Apparition Who Showed the Way to Xunantunich The ancient Maya civilization was one of the most remarkable of all the many Mesoamerican cultures, not only because they wrote books and were lovers of chocolate, but also because many of their ruins and temples are still being discovered.  ...
19:32, 06/30/2019

10 ancient ruins that track the calendar and heavens Researchers and travelers are paying more attention to archaeoastronomy sites, which operate like giant calendars to note the passing seasons.       ...
11:32, 06/27/2019

AMD schedules Epyc Rome for Q3 2019, Navi GPUs in July, and third-generation Ryzen on July 7 In a pre-show Computex 2019 keynote, AMD announced Epyc Rome was coming in Q3 2019, Navi GPUs in July, and third-generation Ryzen on July 7.Read More...
21:48, 05/26/2019

Egypt opens ancient pyramids for first time since 1960s CAIRO — Egypt on Saturday opened two of its oldest pyramids, located about 25 miles south of the capital Cairo, to visitors for the first time since 1965. Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Anany told reporters that tourists were are now allowed to visit...
09:00, 07/15/2019

Ancient Egyptians built this 4-towered fortress more than 2,600 years ago Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the ruins of an ancient fortress dating to the 26th Dynasty, the last dynasty in which native Egyptians ruled before the Persians conquered the country in 525 B.C., according to the Egyptian Ministry of Antiqui...
03:16, 05/22/2019

400-year-old wine found in ancient shipwreck goes up for auction Wine lovers will soon have the opportunity to purchase 400-year-old bottles recovered from an actual shipwreck. Two bottles of Shipwreck Wine, believed to be from a 14-bottle collection dating back to the late 17th century, are scheduled to be auctio...
17:32, 06/05/2019

Grave robbers missed these ancient Greek graves Grave robbers are usually a determined bunch, but for the past 3,400 years, unsavory burglars have managed to miss two ancient burial chambers just outside of Corinth, Greece, according to archaeologists who are now analyzing the tombs' Bronze Age sk...
05:00, 08/14/2019

Astronomers find dozens of massive, ancient galaxies Astronomers have discovered an abundance of vast, ancient galaxies. Scientists spotted the galaxies in the distant universe using the combined power of several space observatories....
22:48, 08/07/2019

Dig in! Archaeologists serve up ancient menus for modern tables Porridge, loaves and sauces Egyptians and Romans consumed have become today’s cookbook crazeDuring a 1954 BBC documentary about Tollund Man, the mysterious body of a hanged man discovered in a peat bog in Denmark, the noted archaeologist Sir Mortimer...
19:32, 08/12/2019

The Modern Side of Ancient Venice: A Traveler's Guide For those who think they’ve “done” Venice, think again. As the Venice Biennale—the world’s biggest art fair—kicks off this weekend, we highlight the city’s newer, must-see attractions....
13:00, 05/10/2019

DNA of First Settlers of Scandinavia Gleaned from Ancient Chewing Gums The first humans who settled in Scandinavia more than 10,000 years ago left their DNA behind in ancient chewing gums, which are masticated lumps made from birch bark pitch. This is shown in a new study conducted at Stockholm University and published ...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
07:32, 08/25/2019

Ancient lunar collision explains the moon's two faces The moon has two faces -- the smoother, Earth-facing side and the rougher side, the dark side of the moon, which is marred by thousands of craters. Now, scientists know why the moon's hemispheres are so different....
12:00, 05/20/2019

Can Netflix’s ‘Blown Away’ make ancient glass blowing hot? Netflix is blasting this old-school art form back into the mainstream. The first season of its new competition series “Blown Away” dropped in full this month, and it’s got fans looking to get into glass blowing beyond the screen. &#...
02:16, 07/31/2019

Researchers identify red coloring in an ancient fossil for the first time For the first time ever, researchers have detected chemical traces of red pigment in an ancient fossil. The discovery, which was published today in Nature Communications, was made using advanced X-ray imaging techniques applied to an exceptionally we...
05:16, 05/21/2019

Greek man arrested over online advert for ancient coins Police in central Greece have arrested a man suspected of dealing in illegally excavated antiquities who had allegedly placed an advert to sell ancient coins on a Greek website for second-hand items....
10:00, 06/07/2019

Ancient asteroid crater found off the coast of Scotland The spot where an ancient asteroid hit the United Kingdom some 1.2 billion years ago has been tracked to a location under the sea between mainland Scotland and the Western Isles. ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Ancient Bird Weighed Nearly 1,000 Pounds but Could Still Haul Ass Like an Ostrich Paleontologists working in Crimea have uncovered evidence of the largest bird ever found in Europe. Standing taller than an elephant and weighing nearly 1,000 pounds, this enormous bird could still run at a face pace when threatened. Read more......
20:16, 06/26/2019

Ancient crocodile cousins evolved vegetarianism at least three times During the dinosaur era, many crocodile-like reptiles ate plants rather than guzzling meat – suggesting it was once a common lifestyle for crocodiles...
09:32, 06/27/2019

Ancient fossil offers clues as to when mammals learned how to eat We humans tend to take our ability to chew and swallow for granted, but as mammals we actually have a pretty complicated system of bones and muscles helping us tackle our pizza slices and steaks. Determining when mammals developed their unique style ...
16:16, 07/21/2019

Birds in the Ancient World: Messengers of Omens and Auguries Translators regularly face the problem that the words and expressions of one language do not always translate exactly into those of another.  ...
07:00, 06/24/2019

Recent storm reveals ancient trees that are more than 4,500 years old A recent storm and low-tides have re-revealed these prehistoric trees which died over 4,500 years ago. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Interstellar dust from ancient supernova found on Earth Cosmic dust found in Antarctic snow was likely birthed in a distant supernova millions of years ago. The dust's interstellar journey eventually brought the material to Earth, where scientists discovered the ancient grains....
03:00, 08/15/2019

Nan Madol: The Mysterious Ancient Coral Reef City Nan Madol is the only ancient city ever built upon a coral reef.  It is comprised of a set of almost 100 stone and coral filled platforms atop artificial islands separated by narrow channels and enclosed by an outer seawall. Nan Madol includes the re...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Armillary Spheres: Following Celestial Objects in the Ancient World Armillary spheres, originally from ancient Greece, were vital instruments for astronomers to both demonstrate and track celestial bodies and their movements. ...
17:16, 05/30/2019

Ancient DNA is Revealing the Origins of Livestock Herding in Africa Visitors to East Africa are often amazed by massive herds of cattle with a gorgeous array of horn, hump and coat patterns. Pastoralism – a way of life centered around herding – is a central part of many Africans’ identity. ...
17:16, 05/30/2019

Trump Can't Help but Try to Reignite an Ancient Feud With the Mayor of El Paso When president Donald Trump visited El Paso last week, he did more than simply force himself into ghoulish photo ops with a community still reeling from the August 3 mass shooting that left 22 people dead, he also made time to be an asshole to the ci...
14:00, 08/15/2019

This floating village in Ghana is an oasis of ancient traditions With stilt structures over water and houses built from branches of raffia palm, Nzulezo in Jomoro district of western Ghana could pass for a less elaborate version of Venice in Italy....
07:00, 05/27/2019

NASA finds evidence of ancient lake on Mars NASA's Curiosity rover has made several discoveries since landing on Mars in August 2012. Now, it's discovered remnants what may be an ancient lake on the Red Planet....
15:16, 05/31/2019

Mysterious 3,000-year-old fingerprints found at ancient site Mysterious 3,000-year-old fingerprints have been found in bricks at an archaeological site in the United Arab Emirates. The fingerprints were found at the Hili 2 site in Abu Dhabi, which is part of the Al Ain UNESCO World Heritage Site. In a Facebook...
14:32, 06/04/2019

Some People Not Aware Of Ancient Indian Knowledge: HRD Minister Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has said that some people criticise him as they are not able to accept his highlights about ancient Indian inventions and knowledge....
20:16, 08/18/2019

CHEAP: Irritate the ancient with 25% off a pair of Sonos One speakers Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Alright, alright, alright – here’s something you’ll like (wow, what poetry!): a pair of Sonos One smart speakers for only $300, a 25 percent saving. Mmm. If you’v...
12:48, 05/05/2019

Italy bans McDonald’s near ancient Roman monument Italy’s Culture ministry announced the decision after the municipal administration loudly protested against the notion of serving burgers in the archaeological zone that hosts the third-century AD Baths of Caracalla....
13:48, 08/01/2019

Ancient skeleton of ‘brutally murdered’ man in Scotland may be a royal An ancient Scot who was subjected to a gruesome death 1,400 years ago might have actually been a royal, according to new research. The Pictish man with a smashed skull was found in a Scottish cave a few years ago but recent analysis has given more cl...
15:32, 07/23/2019

Global heating: ancient plants set to reproduce in UK after 60m years Cycad in Isle of Wight produces outdoor male and female cones for first time on recordAn exotic plant has produced male and female cones outdoors in Britain for what is believed to be the first time in 60m years. Botanists say the event is a sign of ...
03:32, 08/22/2019

Experts Scramble to Study Ancient Fort Before It’s Lost to the Sea Archaeologists working on the 2,500-year-old Dinas Dinlle hill fort on the Gwynedd coastline in Wales are racing a climate change clock to uncover the site’s secrets before they are lost to the sea.  ...
03:00, 08/22/2019

The Ancient Admiration of Birds: Flamingos as Masterpieces of Art and Food In the ancient past, relationships between humans and animals were stricter than today and included the sphere of the imaginary and the sacred. ...
16:16, 06/25/2019

Microsoft says mandatory password changing is “ancient and obsolete” (credit: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Images) Microsoft is finally catching on to a maxim that security experts have almost universally accepted for years: periodic password changes are likely to do more harm than good. In a largely overlooked post p...
15:16, 06/03/2019

Egypt's Most Ancient Desert Fortress Uncovered in Sinai In Egypt, the Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities has announced a major discovery in Sinai. Dr. Moustafa Waziri has announced that an Egyptian team of archaeologists has unearthed a two towers of a castle or fortified structure th...
08:16, 05/14/2019

Dirty Dark Secrets Behind Ancient Fairy Tales Presumed innocent, yet dirty dark secrets are imbedded in the bedtime stories told to children. Fairy tales are magical narratives that pervade the young minds of children so deeply, leaving imprints on their subconscious that can mold their every-da...
22:48, 05/24/2019

Egypt Opens 2 Ancient Pyramids for the First Time Since 1965 CAIRO — Egypt is opening two of its earliest pyramids, located about 25 miles (40 kilometers) south of the capital Cairo, to visitors for the first time since 1965. Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Anany also told reporters on Saturday that Egypt...
16:00, 07/13/2019

Ancient Continent Discovered Hiding Beneath Europe A mega-continent has been discovered that slid beneath Europe hundreds of millions of years ago. ...
09:00, 09/12/2019

Did ancient Mayan civilisation collapse because of a sudden drought? We have the best evidence yet that there was a prolonged drought at the time of the demise of the classic Mayan civilisation - and could explain why it collapsed...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Ancient Egyptian Yeast Is This Bread’s Secret Ingredient A self-professed “bread nerd” extracted yeast from 4,000-year-old artifacts to make a loaf of sourdough. “The aroma and flavor are incredible,” he said....
08:48, 08/09/2019

Ancient Tech Preserved Dead Sea Temple Scroll Among the thousands of pieces of parchment found in caves near the Dead Sea, one scroll was unique among the rest. ...
09:32, 09/09/2019

Ancient asteroid crater located off coast of Scotland Space object about a mile wide believed to have crashed into Earth around 1.2bn years agoThe location of an ancient impact crater made by the biggest asteroid ever to hit Britain has been traced to a spot under the sea between mainland Scotland and t...
22:16, 06/09/2019

New Bond film gives ancient Italian town £10m boost An ancient Italian town is set to receive a £10m boost after James Bond's vintage Aston Martin screeched around its narrow alleys for the next 007 movie....
09:48, 09/11/2019

Hunt for Vandals Who Defaced Ancient Rock Formation Authorities in the US state of Illinois are searching for two vandals who defaced a 450-million-year-old rock formation at Starved Rock State Park ...
10:48, 09/06/2019

Ancient ‘chewing gum’ reveals oldest Scandinavian DNA ever found Ancient chewing gum found by archaeologists in Scandinavia contains the oldest DNA ever found in this region. The 10,000-year-old gum is made from sticky Birch tree bark tar and can teach us a lot more about life in the Stone Age, such as when and wh...
08:00, 05/16/2019

Show me the mummy: the undying allure of ancient Egypt Paris’s Tutankhamun exhibition is a record-breaking hit – but scarabs, pharaohs and man-eating monsters have been thrilling us for centuries Paris’s current mania for Tutankhamun should come as no surprise. The Grande Halle de la Villette exhibition ...
12:16, 09/04/2019

11 Ancient Remedies that Effectively Treat Modern Ailments With innovations appearing in our lives seemingly every day it seems that new breakthroughs in science are the only ones we trust. New is always considered better. With this prevalent thinking those who espouse the wisdom of the ancients are ignored ...
16:48, 07/06/2019

Ancient Egyptian Yeast Makes This Bread Rise A self-professed “bread nerd” extracted yeast from 4,000-year-old artifacts to make a loaf of sourdough. “The aroma and flavor are incredible,” he said....
08:16, 08/09/2019

How did the ancient Egyptians catch and mummify millions of ibises? Egyptians mummified millions of sacred ibises thousands of years ago. Analysing their DNA seems to show they were sourced from the wild rather than large farms...
10:00, 04/28/2019

Biblical bad guys the ancient Philistines came from Europe, DNA shows The ancient Philistines, the Biblical villains whose origins have puzzled scholars for decades, came to the Middle East from southern Europe more than 3,000 years ago, new DNA testing has shown....
11:48, 07/03/2019

Will Ancient African Coin Found in Australia 'Change Everything'? The tenacity of amateur archaeologists and historians searching on a remote island off the coast of the Northern Territories in Australia seems to have finally paid off. The team has found a small coin that apparently comes from a medieval African ci...
17:48, 05/12/2019

The Maasai Legend Behind Ancient Hominin Footprints in Tanzania In 1976 paleoanthropologist Mary Leakey and other scientists reported that they’d found ancient hominin footprints at a site in Laetoli, northeastern Tanzania.  ...
12:32, 07/01/2019

Mysterious, ancient radio signals keep pelting Earth Sudden shrieks of radio waves from deep space keep slamming into radio telescopes on Earth, spattering those instruments' detectors with confusing data. And now, astronomers are using artificial intelligence to pinpoint the source of the shrieks, in ...
19:48, 08/08/2019

Ancient Mayan city burned in 'act of total war,' scientists say The ancient Maya were involved in extremely violent warfare long before previously thought, according to new evidence that suggests a prosperous city was attacked and burned down at its peak....
11:16, 08/05/2019

Ancient footprints show Neanderthals may have been taller than thought The biggest collection of Neanderthal footprints yet discovered offers a window on their social structure, and shows that their group was filled with children...
05:01, 09/10/2019

France returns stolen ancient artifacts to Pakistan France returned more than 400 stolen artifacts to the government of Pakistan on Tuesday, including ancient busts, vases, urns and goblets, some dating to the second and third millennia B.C....
15:16, 07/02/2019

Climate Change Could Be Behind An 'Extraordinary' Ancient Plant Bloom in the UK Cycads are palm-tree like plants that dominated the Earth’s landscape some 280 million years ago when the continents were smashed up into Pangea. Back then, the planet was going through global warming due to increased carbon dioxide levels from natur...
19:32, 08/22/2019

Fossilized Teeth Suggest Some Ancient Crocodiles Were Vegetarians Alligators and crocodiles are some of the scariest carnivores on Earth today, but new research suggests their ancient relatives developed a preference for plants.Read more......
09:48, 06/28/2019

Ancient DNA reveals that Jews' biblical rivals were from Greece Genetic sequencing of bones and teeth from ten Philistines who lived in what is now Israel 3200 years ago suggests a surge of migration from the Aegean at the time...
11:16, 07/03/2019

Pompeii: The Ancient Roman City Frozen in Time In the Campania region of Italy near the modern day city of Naples, there was once a prosperous Roman city - Pompeii. ...
18:00, 07/06/2019

Deciphering Cuneiform to Get a Handle on Life in Ancient Mesopotamia Cuneiform is the earliest known form of writing. It was invented by the Sumerians of ancient Mesopotamia sometime during the 4th millennium BC (between 3500 and 3000 BC). The script became unreadable as its use came to an end but everything changed w...
03:16, 05/02/2019

Italian officials ban McDonald's near ancient Roman monument Italian officials have barred McDonald's from building a restaurant near an ancient site in Rome, with some believing it would be disrespectful to serve burgers so close to archaeological wonders. ...
22:16, 07/31/2019

Investigators Say a Ring Smuggled $145 Million in Ancient Artifacts It focused on treasures from six separate countries, and was led by Subhash Kapoor, one of the world’s largest antiquities smugglers, a criminal complaint says....
17:32, 07/10/2019

Questing the Most Impressive Ancient Religious Temples in the World What is the largest temple ever built on earth and do these man-made structures reveal secrets relating to the cosmos? ...
18:32, 05/08/2019

Cracked skull may be proof of ancient brain surgery A broken skull suggests that brain surgery existed as far back as 2,200 years ago. The cracked cranium – which appears to have a hole drilled into it – was found at the site of an ancient Greek city in Turkey. Archaeologists uncovered the skull insid...
16:16, 08/05/2019

Kuelap, Peru - Ancient Fortress of the Cloud Warriors Built by the Chachapoyas, the fortified citadel of Kuelap was home to the Warriors of the Cloud in Peru before they were conquered by invaders. Massive stone walls and hundreds of ruins stand as a reminder of a formidable culture lost to history. The...
17:00, 07/08/2019

Mussolini’s Quincussis: Was the Ancient Roman Coin a Fake? Scientists are perplexed at the origins and provenance of two very ancient and unusual Roman coins that turned up like a bad penny in the 20th century. ...
17:00, 07/08/2019

Millennials revealing ancient Chinese tricks online In a small room in a West Beijing cultural center, magician Tian Xueming is working hard to deceive a group of university students from Macau that he has teleported three pearl-sized balls from one bowl to another....
05:32, 07/12/2019

Remnants of ancient planet found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and has been studied often since then, researchers only just recently found a surprising result buried inside the Wedderburn meteorite — remnants of an ancient planet and a new mineral n...
13:48, 09/03/2019

Remnants of ancient planet just found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and studied since then, researchers have just found a surprising result buried inside the Wedderburn meteorite — remnants of an ancient planet....
11:16, 09/03/2019

Germany to return ancient stone cross to Namibia Germany's culture minister says the country is returning to Namibia a centuries-old stone cross, even though it was originally of European origin, as a gesture of reconciliation....
06:32, 05/17/2019

An ancient Turkish town could disappear underwater in weeks A historic Turkish town with thousands of residents is just weeks from destruction, after officials defied a decades-long campaign of opposition and pressed forward with plans to flood the region....
11:32, 08/27/2019

Ancient Cult of the Brave Bear, Feared and Revered All across the far northern hemisphere bear folklore is widespread, and as far back as the Paleolithic period around 50,000 years ago archaeologists have discovered evidence of bear cults where the great beast was the lord of the animals ...
16:16, 09/02/2019

Puma Punku: This Ancient Andean Site Keeps Everyone Guessing Puma Punku is a Pre-Columbian archaeological site in Bolivia that is steeped in wonder and mystery. The architecture found in the ruins astounds archaeologists and historians and has inspired advanced ancient civilization and ancient alien theories. ...
01:00, 06/15/2019

Harry Maguire a Man Utd 'leader' and Marcus Rashford 'perfect' vs Chelsea - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reacts Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was full of praise for Harry Maguire and Marcus Rashford as the Manchester United pair starred at opposite ends of the pitch in a crushing 4-0 win over Chelsea....
18:18, 08/11/2019

Ancient meteor strike may have triggered mega-tsunami on Mars Researchers may have located the site of an ancient meteor strike that flooded Mars with a mega-tsunami. This could provide insight life on Mars.       ...
18:48, 08/05/2019

| WATCH: Israeli scientists ferment beer using ancient yeast Scientists have brought ancient beer recipes back to life using the remnants of yeast found inside antique Egyptian vessels discovered in the Holy Land....
09:32, 05/23/2019

9 Ancient Physicians and Legendary Healers that Changed Medicine Forever Most people have heard of the eminent physician Hippocrates and his famous oath. But far fewer know of Shennong, Avicenna, and Andreas Vesalius – some of the lesser-known figures to have transformed the face of ancient medicine. ...
15:48, 08/03/2019

Ancient Roman ‘pen’ with inscribed joke unearthed in London archaeological dig The inscription on the Roman Empire-era stylus essentially reads, "I went to Rome and all I got you was this pen," according to the researchers who translated it....
13:48, 08/01/2019

Statistical Date Analysis Concludes That 'Ancient Human' Was Not Our Ancestor One of the great issues in all of science is the search for the direct ancestor of modern humans. Many species of hominin have been put forward down the years and a recently uncovered species Australopithecus sediba has been claimed as the progenitor...
08:48, 05/09/2019

Analysis of Ancient DNA Suggests Finnish and Estonian Languages Came From Siberia Northern Europeans who speak Uralic languages, such as Estonian and Finnish, can thank ancient migrating Siberian populations for their dialects, according to a fascinating new study that combined genetics, archaeology, and linguistics.Read more......
14:00, 05/10/2019

An ancient Mars crater likely spawned a devastating mega-tsunami The Mars we know today is dry, dusty, and (probably) devoid of life, but that wasn’t always the case. Scientists believe Mars was once a wet world, with vast oceans that may have or may not have supported life. Now, a new study suggests that if...
11:16, 08/05/2019

Astronomers Uncover Ancient Treasure Trove of Massive Galaxies Astronomers have spotted a puzzling population of enormous galaxies in the far distance that will be crucial targets for upcoming telescopes. Read more......
11:16, 08/07/2019

Why Are There 365 Days in a Year? Organizing Dates with an Ancient Egyptian Calendar The calendar is one of mankind’s most important inventions. Calendars allowed societies to organize time for religious, social, economic, and administrative purposes. The calendar, or rather, two sets of calendars, were invented by the ancient Egypti...
15:32, 05/16/2019

This Ancient Roman Joke Pen From Thousands of Years Ago Was All About Thrifty Gifting Archaeologists working on a dig outside of Bloomberg’s new London headquarters have made a new discovery—dad jokes have been around for nearly 2,000 years. According to The Guardian, a team discovered an iron stylus—a pen—comp...
14:16, 07/29/2019

Ancient Pyramid Cities of Peru: A Catalogue of Swift Decline From 2600 BC to 1533, the legacy of the Peruvian region has revealed no end of epic tales of power, growth, unification, and demise.  ...
00:48, 08/14/2019

Ancient Egyptians feasted on sweet watermelons at least 3500 years ago DNA analysis has revealed that leaves found on an ancient Egyptian mummy came from a domesticated watermelon with sweet, red flesh just like modern varieties...
10:48, 05/21/2019

Ancient space collision caused mysterious Moon 'anomaly' There are two distinct sides (or faces) of the Moon: one is largely marked with craters, while the other is chock full of open basins. Now, a new study suggests that an ancient celestial body is the cause of this mysterious "anomaly."...
08:48, 05/22/2019

Boy finds ancient woolly mammoth tooth in Amish country A 12-year-old boy visiting Ohio’s Amish Country may be one of the youngest archaeologists in history. Jackson Hepner was staying at The Inn at Honey Run in Millersburg, Ohio, with his family last month when he stumbled upon a rare remnant of th...
11:32, 08/14/2019

Israeli scientists brew beer with revived ancient yeasts Israeli researchers raised a glass Wednesday to celebrate a long-brewing project of making beer and mead using yeasts extracted from ancient clay vessels —some over 5,000 years old...
12:32, 05/22/2019

DNA from mummy's tomb reveals ancient Egyptian origins of watermelon Painted watermelons adorn the walls of several ancient Egyptian tombs, and now DNA analysis has revealed what their flesh would have looked and tasted like...
13:00, 05/22/2019

Who Were the Mysterious Neolithic People That Enabled the Rise of Ancient Egypt? To many, ancient Egypt is synonymous with the pharaohs and pyramids of the Dynastic period starting about 3,100 BC. ...
18:48, 08/02/2019

New Breakthrough Means We Can Finally Detect the Color Red in Ancient Fossils Some 3 million years ago, a tiny mouse featuring reddish fur on its back and a white belly scurried across the landscape of what is now Germany. We know this thanks to a remarkable new breakthrough in which reddish color pigment was detected in an an...
10:32, 05/21/2019

Mysterious ancient ‘rock columns’ 2,500 years older than Stonehenge Archaeologists are finally teaming up to solve the mystery surrounding a prehistoric megalith site in Armenia known as the “Armenian Stonehenge”. Bnorran Historic-Cultural NGO and the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography will be worki...
19:16, 07/31/2019

Earliest Writing System May Have Been Developed by Ancient Metalworkers 6,000 Years Ago An Israeli academic has claimed to have found the earliest writing in the world. He claims that a proto-writing system was developed by ancient metalworkers over 6,000 years ago in the southern Levant. ...
13:48, 08/05/2019

Researchers Brew Biblical Beer Using Yeast From Ancient Pottery A multidisciplinary team in Israel believe that they have brewed ancient beers similar to those once drunk by Biblical characters such as David and Goliath.  ...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Missing piece of Britain's ancient Stonehenge returned after 60 years A piece of stone drilled from Stonehenge, a mysterious circle of ancient stones in southern England, has been returned to the site 60 years after being removed during archaeological excavations,......
08:16, 05/08/2019

Ancient Peruvian engineering could help solve modern water shortages Enlarge / Diversion canals channel water into earth-bottomed infiltration canals like this one, where water can begin to soak into the ground on its way to a pond or basin. (credit: Musuq Briceño, CONDESAN, 2012.) Rain seldom falls on the desert lo...
09:32, 06/24/2019

Israel unveils ancient road ‘where Jesus walked’ to temple Israel officially opened a stairway, known as "Pilgrim's Road," that Jesus is believed to have walked on in ancient Jerusalem as another place for Judeo-Christian visitors to see in the Holy Land....
05:16, 07/04/2019

Were These Ancient Egyptian Bomb-Shells Chemical Or Natural Blondes? Egyptian noblewoman Tjuyu and her husband Yuya were important figures in Amenhotep III’s court and she is believed to have died in 1375 BC. Most widely known as being the great-grandmother of legendary pharaoh Tutankhamun, ...
12:48, 06/17/2019

Ancient Artists Left Signs For us to Decode. Did they Witness UFOs? Did ancient artists leave us clear signs of otherworldly interference in our lives and in our culture? ...
12:18, 09/09/2019

Ancient Chinese Earthquake Detector Invented 2,000 Years Ago Really Worked! Although we still cannot accurately predict earthquakes, we have come a long way in detecting, recording, and measuring seismic shocks. Many don’t realise that this process began nearly 2000 years ago, with the invention of the first seismoscope in 1...
12:18, 09/09/2019

Futhark: Mysterious Ancient Runic Alphabet of Northern Europe Runes are the characters of the earliest written alphabet used by the Germanic peoples of Europe called Futhark. The runic alphabet was used within Germanic languages but primarily in Nordic countries. The word rune comes from the Norse rún which mea...
16:32, 08/29/2019

In Landmark Discovery, Skull Of Ancient Human Ancestor Unearthed Scientists on Wednesday announced the landmark discovery in Ethiopia of a nearly complete skull of an early human ancestor that lived 3.8 million years ago, a species boasting an intriguing mixture of......
12:00, 08/28/2019

Hi-Tech Levitation Devices Used To “Float” Ancient Egyptian Sphinx In 1913, archaeologists working with the Egyptian Antiquities Service, the Egypt Exploration Fund and the British School of Archaeology, excavated an enormous red-granite sphinx representing the divine power of pharaoh Ramses II from the Temple of th...
01:00, 06/15/2019

In watershed discovery, skull of ancient human ancestor unearthed Scientists on Wednesday announced the landmark discovery in Ethiopia of a nearly complete skull of an early human ancestor that lived 3.8 million years ago, a species boasting an intriguing mixture of apelike and humanlike characteristics....
12:00, 08/28/2019

Is Zeus To Join Stellar Crowd At Ancient City In Turkey? A temple has been discovered by archaeological excavators in the ancient city of Priene in Turkey. The Ionian ruins of Priene are located within the borders of the modern village Güllübahçe, 9.3 miles ...
19:32, 08/27/2019

Ancient Mars was warm and rainy enough to support life, study says It's long been established that Mars once had water on its surface. But a new study suggests that between 3 and 4 billion years ago, the Red Planet was warm and wet enough to have massive rainstorms and flowing water, an environment that may have sup...
11:00, 08/27/2019

Ancient Inscription Details Conquest of Assyrian King Sargon II In "A New Historical Inscription of Sargon II from Karkemish," published in the Journal of Near Eastern Studies, Gianni Marchesi translates a recently discovered inscription of the Assyrian King Sargon II found at the ruins of the ancient city of Kar...
09:16, 05/04/2019

Giant wolf’s head found in permafrost may have been cut off by ancient hunters Scientists are investigating whether a giant, 40,000-year-old wolf’s head found perfectly preserved beneath Siberian permafrost could have been chopped off by hunters. The severed head was found above the Arctic Circle by local man Pavel Efimov a yea...
11:16, 06/18/2019

A 2,000-year-old stylus makes a point about ancient Roman humor Enlarge / The text is inscribed on all four sides of the stylus. (credit: Museum of London Archaeology) "I have come from the City. I bring you a welcome gift with a sharp point that you may remember me,” reads the Latin inscription on the 2,000-ye...
14:48, 07/31/2019

A Quarry Is Actually A 3D Map Of The Ancient Egyptian Underworld, Suggests Polish Scientist Ancient Egyptians are well known for their creation of vast architectural structures which penetrate the skies and each one required a thorough understanding of the universal dynamics of breadth, width, and height. ...
10:16, 07/02/2019

Ancient humans thrived in rainforests by hunting monkeys and squirrels Rainforest species are usually too difficult for people to catch – but for 45,000 years, humans in Sri Lanka survived by hunting squirrels and monkeys...
09:48, 04/28/2019

How a luxury hotel was built over newly discovered ancient ruins Modern architecture and archaeology don’t typically go hand-in-hand. However, the two mixed in an unprecedented way when ancient ruins were discovered under what would become the Antakya Museum Hotel in Turkey....
08:16, 06/26/2019

Surprise Discovery That Ancient Tin Ingots Found in Israel Came From England Researchers have made an astonishing discovery that is transforming our understanding of the Bronze Age. They have established that ancient tin ingots found in Israel actually came from what is now modern-day Britain.  ...
12:16, 09/17/2019

Ancient Turkish rock carvings that have baffled scientists could be a calendar For years the intricate carvings at an ancient sanctuary in Turkey have baffled archaeologists. But now, scientists believe they could actually be depicting a calendar....
19:16, 06/26/2019

Ancient Capitolium Temple in Brescia Pleased the Roman Gods Because Italy is so rich in archaeological and historical sites, visitors often do not have the time to visit as many as they wish. One site which should not be missed is the remarkable Capitolium of Brescia ...
02:48, 09/16/2019

Ancient tribes of Scotland learned to write after contact with Romans The Picts lived in what is now Scotland 1700 to 1100 years ago – and new evidence suggests the enigmatic carvings they left behind are Roman-inspired writing...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Border agents seize ancient Egyptian mummy linen US Customs and Border Protection officers in Michigan seized five jars of ancient Egyptian mummy linen coming illegally through the northern border last month. Inspection of a shipment on a Canadian mail truck in Marysville, Michigan, on May 25 revea...
17:16, 06/27/2019

Secretive new frog species from ancient lineage discovered in India A new species of frog discovered on the forest floor in India’s Western Ghat mountain range is the only member of an ancient lineage stretching back millions of years...
10:00, 04/28/2019

Restored Ancient Tombs in Khonsu Temple Opening in Luxor Four ancient Egyptian chapels and two temple tombs are to be opened up to visitors in the Khonsu Temple at Karnak, in Luxor. ...
09:49, 09/11/2019

One of the World’s Most Ancient Cities Experienced Surprisingly Modern Problems New archaeological evidence suggests the inhabitants of Çatalhöyük, an ancient city founded over 9,000 years ago in what is now Turkey, were subject to many urban problems we’re familiar with today, including overcrowding, interpersonal violence, and...
17:32, 06/18/2019

Ancient Ancestors Made A Large and Deliberate Migration to Australia The size of the first population of people needed to arrive, survive, and thrive in what is now Australia is revealed in two studies published on June 17. ...
16:16, 06/18/2019

Ancient bones should rewrite history but not the present | Kenan Malik Homo sapiens might well have been living in Europe 210,000 years ago, but it’s not relevant to contemporary debates about raceIn 1978, two skulls were discovered in a cave called Apidima in southern Greece. Both, it was thought, were Neanderthal. Now...
06:48, 07/14/2019

Huarmey Queen: Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous in Ancient Peru The Huarmey Queen is the name given to the 1200-year-old remains of a Wari woman found in a rich tomb in Peru. She has been a subject of interest since her lavish mausoleum was discovered six years ago. Her skeleton and grave goods have provided deta...
17:32, 08/15/2019

NASA's Mars 2020 Rover to Explore Ancient Life NASA's Mars 2020 rover, its latest robotic mission to the Red Planet, will include technology to explore ancient life on Mars, according to the space agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory....
02:00, 06/14/2019

The Curious Phaistos Disc – Ancient Mystery or Clever Hoax? In 1908 an Italian archaeologist ventured into the ruins of Phaistos, an ancient Minoan palace on the south coast of Crete. In an underground temple depository, among burnt bones, dust, and ashes, he found a remarkably intact golden-hued disc. The di...
12:16, 06/05/2019

Ancient Siberia was home to previously unknown humans, say scientists DNA analysis reveals hardy group genetically distinct from Eurasians and East AsiansIt was cold, remote and involved picking fights with woolly mammoths – but it seems ancient Siberia 30,000 years ago was home to a hardy and previously unknown group ...
10:32, 06/05/2019

Cosmic Oceans: The Primordial Waters of Ancient Creation Myths Almost without exception, mythological and folkloric traditions around the ancient world were concerned with the matter of deep time and the earth’s creation.  ...
09:16, 07/29/2019

Ancient gene mutation could protect against diabetes, study finds Mutant form linked to rise of cooking helps about half of humans keep blood sugar lowerAn ancient mutation that spread through humans after the advent of cooking may protect people against high blood sugar and diabetes today, scientists have said.Res...
06:32, 06/04/2019

Ancient saber-toothed cats could crush a skull with their teeth If you were transported back in time some 100,000 years there’s a good chance you’d run into any number of creatures that could rapidly end your life. One of those species was the saber-toothed cat, and while we may never know how aggress...
23:00, 06/03/2019

Ancient ale! Belgium monks unearth beer recipe over 2 centuries old! Belgium Monks have unearthed a beer recipe that hasn’t been made in over 2 centuries! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
10:16, 05/23/2019

Ancient seabed buried deep in Earth can create diamonds Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but where exactly do they come from? Small amounts of salt trapped inside diamonds show the precious stones are produced from ancient seabeds that were buried deep within Earth’s crust, according to new ...
14:00, 05/31/2019

NASA’s Curiosity found evidence of an ancient Martian lake NASA’s Curiosity rover is providing critical insights into what Mars may have been like long ago and one of its latest discoveries helps support the idea that the Red Planet was one very blue. Scientists believe that Mars was once a fairly wet place ...
10:16, 05/31/2019

Archaeologists found 1,000-year-old cocaine in an ancient drug stash Humans who lived 1,000 years ago could never have imagined the incredible advancements the subsequent centuries would bring. What we consider to be our mundane daily routines would be utterly mind-blowing to our distant ancestors but, as a new discov...
20:16, 05/07/2019

25 Ancient Gold-Filled Warrior Tombs Discovered in Spain Archaeologists excavating in Spain have discovered 25 tombs of suspected warrior aristocrats containing hoards of artifacts and gold.  ...
23:00, 08/16/2019

NASA’s Curiosity just stumbled upon evidence of an ancient Martian lake NASA’s Curiosity rover is providing critical insights into what Mars may have been like long ago, and one of its latest discoveries helps support the idea that the Red Planet was one very blue. Scientists believe that Mars was once a fairly wet...
13:00, 05/30/2019

Ancient cave bears were pushed to extinction by humans, not climate Cave bears no longer exist. They went extinct tens of thousands of years ago, and all we have left of the massive ancient creatures are fossils. Figuring exactly why they disappeared has proven to be a significant challenge for researchers, with some...
19:00, 08/16/2019

Study says ancient Romans may have built “invisibility cloaks” into structures Enlarge / The Roman Colosseum is an oval amphitheatre in the center of the city of Rome. French scientists suggest its structure might have helped protect it from earthquake damage. (credit: Alex Livesey/Danehouse/Getty Images)) Scientists are hard...
12:00, 05/04/2019

Ancient Britons had giant worms in their kidneys, study shows Ancient Britons should have cooked their fish more. A recent study from the University of Cambridge revealed that Bronze-Age Brits had worms in their kidneys measuring over three feet in length. Researchers believe that the people caught the deadly w...
08:32, 08/23/2019

Ancient tropical plants produce cones in UK for first time on record A tropical plant has produced male and female cones outdoors in the UK for the first time in 60 million years, in an event that botanists say is a clear indication of climate change....
08:00, 08/23/2019