Ancient Roman breakthrough: Foundations of Empire built with materials 1000 miles away

Express.co.uk | 12/9/2019 | Staff
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Researchers measured the tree-ring widths for each plank and ran statistical tests to determine an average chronology, successfully dating 13 planks.

The team were able to pinpoint exactly where they came from by comparing their dated planks to Mediterranean and Central European oak.

Study - Author - Dr - Mauro - Bernabei

Study lead author Dr Mauro Bernabei said: “This study shows that in Roman times,...
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