“Dragon Kiln” Unearthed in China
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
NANCHANG, CHINA—Archaeologists have unearthed a 1,200-year-old kiln in the eastern province of Jiangxi, the center of China’s ceramics industry. Called a dragon kiln, it is the longest kiln ever found from the Tang Dynasty, with a fire box at one end of a sloping chamber. Tools and ceramic fragments were also found in the area.
Kennewick Man’s roots, rise of the Wari Empire, turtle soup, hyenas vs. humans, and an ancient Chinese beer recipe