An unusual, hand-drawn map of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth from the second half of the 17th century was found in Paris by historians from the University of Bialystok - Dr. Wojciech Walczak and Dr. Karol Łopatecki.
Archaeologists discovered a chaffinch skull in the mouth of a child buried about 200 years ago in Cave Tunel Wielki; another skull was found next to the child`s cheek. This is the only modern human skeleton discovered so far a cave in the Kraków-Częstochowa Upland, the discoverers believe.
Soviet nuclear bases in Poland were not masterfully camouflaged, and families of soldiers with children lived on the premises, according to archaeologist Dr. Grzegorz Kiarszys. He identified previously unknown elements of bases in part thanks to the analysis of intelligence materials of the CIA.
Researchers from the Cardinal Wyszyński University in Warsaw have printed a 3D copy of the oldest skeleton found in Poland - more than 6,500 years old - known as the Man of Janisławice. The copy will be displayed at a special exhibition, and the original will be used for scientific research.