Read more about the article Artistic Hen’s Egg Could Be The New Francis Bacon
Photo shows an egg with a vase shape on it. (Newsflash)

Artistic Hen’s Egg Could Be The New Francis Bacon

An astonished farmer may have cracked it in the art world - after finding one of her brood has created a perfect image of a vase on an egg. Photo shows an egg with a vase shape on it, undated photo. The unusual egg was produced in a house in…

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Read more about the article Greek Archaeologists Unearth Stunning Roman-Era Statue Of Hercules
Photo shows an impressive statue of Hercules, unearthed in Philippi, Greece, undated photo. The statue, which is from the Roman era, 2nd century AD, depicts Hercules with a youthful body. (Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports/Newsflash)

Greek Archaeologists Unearth Stunning Roman-Era Statue Of Hercules

Greek archaeologists have unearthed a stunning Roman-era statue of Hercules dating back nearly 2,000 years. The statue of Hercules – or Heracles, as he is known in Greece, dating back to the 2nd century AD was unearthed during an archaeological dig at a site that was once the ancient city…

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Read more about the article Two Giants Found in Ancient Graveyard Could Have Been Body Guards
The excavation campaign that began on 4th April, 2022, of Mont'e Prama in Cabras. (MiC/Newsflash)

Two Giants Found in Ancient Graveyard Could Have Been Body Guards

Giant statues crafted more than 3,000 years ago could have been guardians of an ancient graveyard, say experts. The mysterious Bronze Age giants were found at a necropolis near Mont'e Prama in Cabras, a small town on the west of the island of Sardinia. Dated to between the 11th and…

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Read more about the article Egypt Finds Temple Dedicated To King Of The Gods
Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced on 25th April 2022 that the Egyptian archaeologists unearthed the ruins of a temple for the ancient Greek god Zeus in the Tell el-Farma archaeological site in northwestern Sinai. (@tourismandantiq/Newsflash)

Egypt Finds Temple Dedicated To King Of The Gods

Archaeologists have unearthed the remains of an ancient temple to Zeus - the god of the sky in ancient Greek mythology - in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The ruins were unearthed at Tell el-Farma - an archaeological area in the north-west of the peninsula - said the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism…

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Read more about the article Fishermen Leave Statues At First Underwater Museum Badly Damaged After Dropping Their Anchors On Them
The statues in Turkey's first underwater museum in Side, Turkey, in February, 2022. (Newsflash)

Fishermen Leave Statues At First Underwater Museum Badly Damaged After Dropping Their Anchors On Them

Fishermen have left many of the first underwater museum's 117 sculptures - including a giant statue of Poseidon - badly damaged after flouting a ban on dropping anchors in the area. The Side Underwater Museum, which was erected 2.4 kilometres (1.5 miles) off the coast of the resort town of…

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Read more about the article Archaeologists Discover Oldest Known Temple Dedicated To Greek Goddess Of Wisdom And War Athena
The excavations of the oldest archaic temple presumably dedicated to Athena on the acropolis of the Acropolis of Velia, in Italy. (Ministero della cultura/Newsflash)

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Known Temple Dedicated To Greek Goddess Of Wisdom And War Athena

Experts say they have discovered the oldest known temple dedicated to the Greek goddess of wisdom and war Athena, which contained painted ceramics, helmets, weapons and armour. The ancient temple, which was discovered at the acropolis at the Elea-Velia archaeological site in the province of Salerno in the south Italian…

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Read more about the article Coastguard Seizes 260,000 Amphetamine Pills With Inverted Swastika Symbol After They Wash Up On Shore
Greek Coast Guards seized 260,000 Amphetamine pills with Swastika symbol in Rhodes. (Hellenic Coast Guard/Newsflash)

Coastguard Seizes 260,000 Amphetamine Pills With Inverted Swastika Symbol After They Wash Up On Shore

The Greek coastguard has seized over 260,000 amphetamine pills bearing an 'inverted swastika' symbol after they washed up on shore. The Greek authorities are investigating after numerous bags of the pills washed up on the Greek islands of Rhodes and Kastellorizo. Each bag is said to weigh between 350 and…

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Read more about the article 2400 Year Old Baskets Filled With Fruit Discovered In A Burial Room In The Lost Sunken City Of Heracleion
Archaeologists find wickerwork filled with grape seeds and doum fruit dating back to 4th century BC in the sunken city of Thônis-Heracleion

2400 Year Old Baskets Filled With Fruit Discovered In A Burial Room In The Lost Sunken City Of Heracleion

Archaeologists have discovered wicker baskets filled with fruit and Greek ceramic artefacts that have survived for over 2400 years in the sunken ruins of the ancient city of Thonis-Heracleion off the Egyptian coast. Thonis-Heracleion was one of the biggest ports of the era but it sank beneath the waves after…

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Read more about the article Rare Wines And Spirits Found At Greek Royal Palace Including Chivas In Honour Of British Queen
Chivas whiskey in ceramic bottles made to commemorate the reign of Queen Elizabeth II of UK, found in the former royal cellar of Tatoi Royal Palace, in Greece in July 2021.

Rare Wines And Spirits Found At Greek Royal Palace Including Chivas In Honour Of British Queen

Archaeologists at the former Greek Royal Family’s summer palace have unearthed several thousand bottles of rare alcoholic beverages in a hidden cellar including a bottle of Chivas dedicated to Queen Elizabeth II. Restorations by the Ministry of Culture at Tatoi Palace, located about 27 kilometres (17 miles) from the centre…

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Read more about the article British Women Break Out Of Greek Quarantine Hotel To Try To Fly Back To UK
Zakynthos in Greece where British tourists burst out of a quarantine hotel.

British Women Break Out Of Greek Quarantine Hotel To Try To Fly Back To UK

Four British women have broken out of a quarantine hotel on a Greek island after testing positive for COVID-19 to catch their flight home to the UK - but were stopped by cops waiting for them at the airport. The four tourists were prevented from travelling back to the UK…

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