Skeletons can offer us invaluable insights into the lives of the Romans. Ahead of a Guardian Live event, Dr Jen Baird and Dr Tim Reynolds from Birkbeck reveal the secrets we can learn from ancient bones
The skeleton of an adult male stretched out on his back lay in the grave with weapons arranged to his left and a hoard of fine jewellery on his right (illustrated in the image above). Other weapons and pots are nearby
Blood From Maya Weapons Analyzed - Archaeology Magazine
Ancient walls upto 10m high and gates have been uncovered at Tall el-Hammam in Jordan, where some researchers believe the remains of a 'monstrous' Bronze Age city match the Biblical description of Sodom, the city destroyed by God.