An archaeologist examines how the ancient vessels keel was put together

Ancient Egypt: This Discovery Proves That Herodotus Didn’t Lie

A sunken ship found in the Nile river may have lain undisturbed for over 2,500 years, but now it is finally ponying up its secrets. Scientists think that this ship has revealed a structure whose existence has been debated for centuries. In fragment 2.96 of Herodotus’ Histories, published around 450 BCE, the Ancient Greek historian …

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