Tag archive for ‘ancient’
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By admin On Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Super Megaliths in Gornaya Shoria, Southern Siberia

Image by Matt Mordfin Flickr John Jensen has posted some interesting information concerning Siberian Megaliths.  John says: I subscribe to a couple of Russian Blogs and Websites that post various data and information More...

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By admin On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Ancient step pyramid discovered in Egypt

Image credit: zoonabar flikr – Creative Commons A step pyramid, even more ancient than the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World – The Great Pyramid of Giza – has been uncovered by archaeologists More...

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By admin On Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Ancient farmers started ‘convenience food’

Image by SteFou! Archaeologists and chemists tracing ancient British diets have found that more than 99% of the earliest farmer’s cooking pots lacked seafood residues. Studies of old rubbish dumps and dirty More...

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By admin On Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

What did our ancient ancestors look like?

© Joseph Cortes | Dreamstime.com The color of the eyes and hair of ancestors dead for hundreds of years can  now be revealed from their DNA alone, researchers say.These findings suggest investigators not only More...

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By Chris Williams On Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

200 Ancient Forts Found in Chinese Mountains

Pubic Domain Image In a discovery that has baffled Chinese archaeologists, more than 200 ancient fortresses have been found in a mountainous region in the northern part of the country. The fortresses were discovered More...

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By Chris Williams On Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Nanotechnology is ancient history

Credit: Archit Patel In the antiquities, nanoparticles were used by the Damascans to create swords with exceptionally sharp edges and the Romans to craft iridescent glassware. So were these archaic artisans also More...

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By Chris Williams On Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Second complex of ancient stone terraces identifed in Southeast

Credit: U.S. Army Corps A professional photographer has documented ancient stone-walled terraces, stone cairns and the apparent ruins of structures on publicly owned land.  This site is 74 miles (119 km) due south More...

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By Chris Williams On Monday, October 24th, 2011

Ancient Discoveries : Twisted Weapons of the East

The show travels first to India where they encounter martial artists wielding terrifying 6-foot-long (1.8 m) swords, a projectile that can sever the limbs of any enemies, and an ancient Indian booby trap which impales More...