# archaeology - Thursday 9 February, 2017
It’s thought the cave, one of 12 above the Dead Sea, was looted in the 1950s.
# archaeology - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
You can also catch a glimpse of its neighbours Knowth and Dowth.
# archaeology - Thursday 3 November, 2016
The motifs are similar to those found at the major passage tombs in the country, such as Newgrange.
# archaeology - Monday 31 October, 2016
A team led by Neil Jackman are attempting to uncover the site’s secrets.
# archaeology - Saturday 1 October, 2016
Several sites around Ireland are being ‘adopted’ by their local communities.
# archaeology - Saturday 20 August, 2016
A new UCC-based project has been looking into the mysteries of what our forefathers ate each day.
# archaeology - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
They were all found at a new museum in the city.
# archaeology - Saturday 11 June, 2016
Experts believe the attack was likely carried out by “furious ritualised warriors”.
# archaeology - Sunday 20 March, 2016
The examination of a bear patella shows that humans were in Ireland 2,500 years earlier than thought.
# archaeology - Sunday 13 September, 2015
A team from Ireland and England are trying their hand – with impressive results.
# archaeology - Thursday 10 September, 2015
“Today will be written into the history books as one of those moments in which the world learnt something new and remarkable.”
# archaeology - Monday 7 September, 2015
The stones are thought to have been erected about 4,000 years ago.
# archaeology - Friday 28 August, 2015
And everyone’s getting awfully excited.
# archaeology - Tuesday 18 August, 2015
A 1.85 million-year-old bone from the little finger of a human ancestor has been discovered.
# archaeology - Friday 5 June, 2015
Its funding has been decimated but it preserves our historical gems and pulls in tourists – what’s not to love?
# archaeology - Friday 15 May, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores one of the country’s finest stone circles and the quiet final resting place of a remarkable penal times priest.
# archaeology - Saturday 4 April, 2015
Fancy stretching the legs over the Easter weekend? Archaeologist Neil Jackman has more suggestions for great historical sites to visit around the island of Ireland.
# archaeology - Friday 3 April, 2015
# archaeology - Tuesday 31 March, 2015
Bit more interesting than crushed up cans of Dutch Gold anyway.
They want the living wage.
# archaeology - Sunday 22 March, 2015
The corner of a lost civilisation, a secret fortress and a 250-year-old pretzel.
# archaeology - Saturday 21 March, 2015
The Careys had a round tower, a medieval Norman-style hall and Gothic and Romanesque arches in their palatial 19th century pad.
# archaeology - Monday 16 March, 2015
Documents and archaeological evidence paint a picture of the man behind the legend.
# archaeology - Saturday 7 March, 2015
St Canice’s Cathedral – and its fantastically-preserved round tower – is a jewel in the centre of medieval Kilkenny.
# archaeology - Saturday 21 February, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman finds medieval magic in Limerick and a splendid demesne in Derry.
# archaeology - Saturday 7 February, 2015
Discover this magical ancient site in Co Limerick, and a monastic complex that saved locals from slaughter in Kilkenny as Neil Jackman’s Heritage Ireland returns.
# archaeology - Thursday 29 January, 2015
Scientists seems to think they’ve found the place.
# archaeology - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
… Archaeology. It was good for archaeology.
# archaeology - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
New publication and guide uncover the 9th century power of a settlement at Woodstown on the River Suir.
# archaeology - Friday 31 October, 2014
An archaeologist in Sligo has identified 35 used to hide people and ammunitions and needs your help to find more.
# archaeology - Monday 6 October, 2014
The Development Board for the new hospital confirmed that a study has found “no evidence of a grave or any other features of archaeological significance”.
# archaeology - Saturday 4 October, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman criss-crosses the country to bring you a massive cairn in Sligo, a castle in Antrim with a bloody past, and a dolmen with an interesting supersition…
# archaeology - Saturday 20 September, 2014
St Audoen’s in Dublin city centre stands by the most ancient road into Dublin. (And learn, too, about where the monks from Skellig Michael fled from their lonely rock in the sea.)
# archaeology - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
Part of a leg and foot were discovered by Bord na Mona workers.
The fortress was a genuine military facility and was probably the scene of fighting as well.
# archaeology - Saturday 6 September, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman transports us to another batch of wonderful Irish historical gems in Sligo, Dublin – and that incredible southerly Copper Coast.
# archaeology - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Medieval human remains found in Dublin city centre have thrown up many questions for archaeologists.
# archaeology - Saturday 23 August, 2014
In this special edition of our Heritage Ireland series, Neil Jackman takes his pick of Heritage Week events and fun…
# archaeology - Thursday 14 August, 2014
The remains were found during Luas works in mid-July.
The project will run in the Parade in Kilkenny city today.