Russian Tory donor who once bought bronze bust of David Cameron supports him over lobbying scandal 

Oligarch backs his ‘friend’ David Cameron: Russian Tory donor who once bought bronze bust of former Prime Minister supports him over lobbying scandal Ex-arms tycoon Alexander Temerko described ex-Prime Minister as his ‘friend’ He said fallout from the scandal showed why ‘business councils’ needed in UK Tories previously came under fire for the party’s close … Read more

Were Bronze Age dogs vegetarians? Protein in 3,000-year-old bones reveal canines at mostly grains

A dog with a bone is happiness personified, but early domesticated canines ate almost no meat, according to a new study. Researchers examining proteins in the bones of Bronze Age dogs in Spain found many were fed a diet of primarily cereal grains, like millet. That menu may have been a necessity, since their human … Read more

Burrowing rabbits dig up 9,000-year-old tools and Bronze Age pottery on Welsh island

Archaeologists in Wales have an unusual source to thank for the discovery of prehistoric artifacts on a remote island: Burrowing rabbits. Wardens on Skokholm Island, a wildlife preserve some two miles off the coast of Pembrokeshire, found a smooth stone tool by rabbit hole near their cottage. Used to skin seals, the ‘bevelled pebble’ dates … Read more

Bronze Age Deliveroo! Austrian miners had their dinners DELIVERED to their workplace

Bronze Age Deliveroo! Austrian miners had their dinners DELIVERED to their workplace 3,000 years ago, study finds Experts studied plant and cereal product remains from the 11th – 9th century BC  They found no evidence of processing or preparation at the ancient mining site  This suggests that the food was prepared from outside and delivered to … Read more

Rare Bronze Age spear discovered on a Jersey beach

A 13-inch-long copper spearhead found by a metal detectorist on a beach in Jersey is more than 3,000 years old, experts say. The ‘rare and complete’ spearhead, which still has remnants of the wooden shaft still attached, dates back to the late Bronze Age, somewhere between 1207 and 1004 BC. It was found near Gorey … Read more

Bronze age graves and neolithic pottery discovered near proposed Stonehenge tunnel

Early excavations at the proposed site of a road tunnel underneath Stonehenge have revealed a host of priceless archaeological artefacts.  Wessex Archaeology is leading hundreds of trial digs around the site to ensure the construction work, due to start in 2023, does not destroy any archaeological items.   Early discoveries include various graves dating back to … Read more

Early Bronze Age people used rings, bangles and axe blades as an early form of money 5,000 years ago

Europe’s first common currency: Early Bronze Age people used rings, bangles and even axe blades as an early form of money 5,000 years ago Researchers examined more than 5,000 objects from 100 ancient hoards Around 70% of the rings were similar enough to be indistinguishable by hand This consistent similarity in shape and weight are … Read more

Alessandra Ambrosio showcases her sun kissed legs in a bronze swimsuit while lounging in Brazil

Alessandra Ambrosio showcases her sun kissed legs in a bronze swimsuit while lounging on her seaside deck in Brazil By Sarah Abraham For Dailymail.com Published: 07:44 GMT, 15 January 2021 | Updated: 09:01 GMT, 15 January 2021 Alessandra Ambrosio has been on a luxury vacation in her home country of Brazil for over a month.  … Read more

Russian navy commander ‘stole two 13-ton bronze propellers from destroyer while it was in dry dock’

Russian navy commander ‘helped steal two 13-ton bronze propellers from a destroyer while it was in dry dock – and replaced them with cheap ones’ The naval commander allegedly stole the propellers from his former warship He conspired with others to replace them with cheaper, lighter versions Russian navy have not revealed how he pulled … Read more

Police hunt thieves who stole three bronze statues

Police hunt thieves who stole three bronze statues of dancing women in rabbit masks weighing 300kilos and worth more than £140,000 Three statues of women wearing rabbit masks stolen from home in Tenderden  Sculptures worth £144,000 were on display in driveway and two later found One is still missing and a vehicle and front gate were … Read more