Cache of 13,000 ostraca unearthed in Egypt (

Ostraca are broken pieces of pottery that were engraved to be used for private notes, records of purchases as well as to practice writing as they were a cheaper and more plentiful option than papyrus.

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Buddha sculptures carved into cliff re-emerge in north China (

Medieval castle dig unearths tower remains not seen for 450 years (