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Replica of Tutankhamun's tomb erected in Egypt

Replica of Tutankhamun's tomb erected in Egypt

A committee of Egypt's Antiquities administration decided last Tuesday to re-erect a replica of the famous tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun, placing it next to the former residence of discoverer Howard Carter on the west bank of the Luxor Temple.Mostafa Amin, secretary General of the Ministry of State for Antiquities, told Ahram's online edition that "the replica of the tomb will give tourists a better idea of ​​how Carter lived during his excavation work in the Valley of the Kings in 1920."

The Mosaic of the Loves of Cástulo arrives on YouTube

The Mosaic of the Loves of Cástulo arrives on YouTube

The Roman mosaic found in the Iberian-Roman city of Cástulo (Jaén), which is called Mosaico de los Amores, can be viewed through the YouTube social network thanks to high-quality photography work. Between the end of the 1st century and the beginning of the 2nd century, it is considered by National Geographic as one of the most important discoveries of 2012.

Great necropolis found in San Nicolás

Great necropolis found in San Nicolás

During the works carried out in the San Nicolás columbarium, due to its expansion, new information about the parish has come to light, a place where important aspects of the history of Avilés have been found.Ángel Garralda, former parish priest, promoted an expansion project in order to respond to the growing demand for this type of space.

Mayan remains found in El Salvador

Mayan remains found in El Salvador

The Mayan remains comprise more than 160 fragments of sculptures found in the Archaeological Park of Cihuatan, in central El Salvador. "The findings represent five or six feline sculptures," said the Secretary of Culture. The fragments found were in a structure in front of the wall of the Cihuatan ceremony center, a site of Mayan origin 36 kilometers from Aguilares, a city north of San Salvador.

Loarre castle, Romanesque fortress

Loarre castle, Romanesque fortress

The best preserved Romanesque fortress in all of Europe is in Huesca. The castle of Loarre, a Christian building dating from the 11th century, is located in the middle of the foothills of the Sierra de Loarre, watching over the plain of the Hoya de Huesca. have controlled.

17 abandoned War of Independence cannons

17 abandoned War of Independence cannons

The 17 cannons belonging to the War of Independence that were found in San Romualdo while the works of the tram were being carried out, have been in a state of abandonment for months. This situation is a matter of concern for specialists in the recovery of historical heritage and for archeology professionals.