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New findings in Santorini

Dec 3rd, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

New studies show that the volcanic eruption of Thera, whose remains is the island of Santorini, dates back to 1613 BC and not to 1530 BC as it was believed. The discovery, was made in Athens by Walter Friedrich and Walter Kutschera, after radiocarbon analysis of 2 olive branches buried ...