Archivio: ‘ indoeuropei ’

Studio genetico conferma: i greci moderni discendono da quelli antichi

7 agosto

Ce lo hanno ripetuto in tutte le salse: i popoli europei non esistono, sono “costruzioni” del nazionalismo moderno. Eppure, in questo discorso c’è qualcosa che non torna. Se i nostri legami con gli antichi popoli d’Europa sono puramente “immaginari”, noi, …

In Israel, diggers unearth the Bible’s “bad guys”

18 luglio

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 6, 2011, volunteers and archeologists work at the excavation site in Tel el-Safi, southern Israel. At the remains of an ancient metropolis in southern Israel, archaeologists are piecing together the history of a people remembered chiefly as the bad guys of the Hebrew Bible. The city of Gath, where this year's digging season began this week, is helping scholars paint a more nuanced portrait of the Philistines, who appear in the biblical story as the perennial enemies of the Israelites. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)At the remains of an ancient metropolis in southern Israel, archaeologists are piecing together the history of a people remembered chiefly as the bad guys of the Hebrew Bible. The city of Gath, where the annual digging season began this …