A million world wonders. 10,000 years of history.
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Really a top-notch stop among the many museums to choose from in Philadelphia. Wonderful collections in a beautiful space.
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Led by Holly Pittman, Ph.D., recent work at the site of Lagash reconstructs the ancient environment of southern Iraq through remote sensing, geological coring, and excavation, leading to the groundbreaking discovery of a 5,000-year-old tavern. Read the full story at CNN.