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Tomb of Bronze Age Minoan man discovered in Crete 10

Tomb of Bronze Age Minoan man discovered in Crete

A 3,500-year-old tomb of a Minoan man surrounded by funerary possessions has been found on the island of Crete. The tomb was discovered during an emergency excavation in an olive grove outside…

"Phaistos Disc" mystery finally unravelled 15

“Phaistos Disc” mystery finally unravelled

Scientists have been trying to decipher the mysterious “Phaistos Disk”  since the 4,000 year old clay disk was discovered in 1908 in Crete. Linguist Dr. Gareth Owens says he has now finally…