News by tag Archaeology

17.10.2017
Archaeologists explore the "Silk Road" from the Stone Age

A team from the NSU New Archeology Center together with the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography SB RAS, are exploring Eshme-Too, a mountain range in south-west Kyrgyzstan. This area has revealed dozens of archaeological sites

11.10.2017
Archaeologists Find Evidence of the Earliest Appearance of Man on the Territory of Kyrgyzstan

A team from NSU’s New Archeology Center, together with the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography SB RAS and the National University of Kyrgyzstan, are exploring key monuments in Central Asia: monuments at the Eshme-Too range, the groves of Obishir-1-5 and the Sel-Ungur Cave

18.09.2017
NSU Archaeologists found an object from the Yenisei Kyrgyz previously unknown to science

During an annual summer field archaeological dig in the southern Krasnoyarsk Territory and Khakassia, employees at the NSU Humanitarian Research Laboratory discovered an artifact previously unknown to science

29.08.2017
A new Approach to the Exploration of Caves in Altai

A team from the "New Archeology" Scientific and Educational Center, together with geophysicists from the NSU Geological and Geophysics Department, and the Institute of Oil and Gas Geology and Geophysics SB RAS will apply a new approach to the study of caves in Central Asia

09.08.2017
NSU Student-trainees Studied Funerary Structures in Southern Altai

Specialists from the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography SB RAS, under the direction of Evgeny Bogdanov, Candidate of Historical Sciences and NSU graduate, investigated the Kurayka burial ground of (II-V centuries AD) in the Kosh-Agach region of the Altai Republic. The group included student historians, who had practical experience on archeological digs

20.06.2017
The National Museum of France hosted a lecture by an archeologist from Novosibirsk State University

The French National Museum of Primitive History hosted an open lecture by NSU archaeologist Lidia Zotkina titled, "Stone Chronicles. Rock art of Khakassia (Southern Siberia). "

05.06.2017
Anthropologists extract ancient man DNA from cave sediments

For the first-time researchers have extracted the DNA of the Denisovan and Neanderthals not from bones, but from sediment in caves

05.04.2017
Traces of three strong ancient earthquakes are found in the Altai

Scientists have found traces of three ancient earthquakes in the Altai. Their power was no less than the 2003 Chui earthquake.

26.10.2016
Chinese Archaeology Summarized

«Nauka-Oriental literature» Publishing House has released the first volume of an anthology on Chinese history «Earliest and Ancient History of China (based on archaeological data)

15.06.2016
Archaeologists Find Largi Petroglyph in Eastern Transbaikalia

Archaeologists from Novosibirsk report finding rare rock art left by ancient people in Eastern Transbaikalia. The age of the petroglyph is evaluated about 4 000 years old