Khatt Shebib

Using aerial photography, archaeologists in Jordan have mapped a ruined wall known today as the “Khatt Shebib.” Credit: APAAME_20051002_RHB-0068 © Robert Bewley, Aerial Photographic Archive for Archaeology in the Middle East A new map of an ancient wall that extended 93 miles (150 kilometers) in Jordan has left archaeologists with a […]

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A meteorite collected on New Year’s Eve 2015 at Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre in outback South Australia. Credit: Curtin University, video screengrab When a greenish fireball streaked above the Australian Outback in November, meteorite researchers went hunting for the space rock that caused this cosmic display. This week, they announced success after […]