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Copper: First Metal Used By Ancient Man More Than 10,000 Years Ago
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 361 days ago -
Copper was used by several ancient civilizations for a number of reasons. It was the first metal ever used by ancient man, dating back more than 10,000 years....
4,000-Year-Old Children's Rattle Crafted as Bear Cub's Head: And It Still Rattles!
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 363 days ago -
A find-of-the-year by Novosibirsk archeologists is a toy that entertained prehistoric babies. The remarkable discovery of one of the oldest toys in the world came from excavations at a Bronze Age settlement in Siberia ...
Oldest Mummies in the World Are Turning Into Black Slime
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 358 days ago -
The Chinchorro mummies of Chile, which have been preserved for at least 7,000 years, are turning into black slime due to rising humidity levels causing bacterial growth on the skin. More than one hundred mummies âEUR" the oldest in the entire world...
Ancient Babylonian Astronomical Records Confirm Slowing Of EarthâEUR(TM)s Spin
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 306 days ago -
By studying ancient records of lunar and solar eclipses carved in clay tablets, dating back to 750 B.C., scientists can now confirm slowing of the EarthâEUR(TM)s spin.
8th Century Pictish Carved Stone Discovered in Orkney Cliff
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 358 days ago -
Orkney Research Centre for Archaeology (ORCA), with support from Historic Environment Scotland, have completed a delicate rescue mission to recover a rare Pictish carved stone.
3,200-Year-Old Ancient Egyptian Mummy Discovered in Great Shape in Luxor
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 342 days ago -
A Spanish mission has just announced an exciting new discovery of a 3,200-year-old mummy in a highly decorated sarcophagus at Thutmose III's temple in Luxor, a city on the east bank of the Nile River in southern Egypt...
Tourist Attraction Will Transport You Back in Time to Ancient Hittite Village
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 353 days ago -
An exciting new project is on the way for the ancient Hittite capital of Hattusa. The village will be recreated so visitors can experience what daily life was like for people who lived in the Hittite kingdom about 3,50 years ago...
Easter Island Heads Have Hidden Bodies
Science & Tech  (tags: Easter Island, heads have bodies, Easter Island heads, ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 88 days ago -
© Provided by Forbes Media LLCâEUR¦ Practically everyone has seen the iconic images of the Easter Island heads. What you may not have known is that those Easter Island heads actually have hidden, buried bodies. 
Its Location a Mystery for Centuries, Huge Indian City Is Found in Kansas
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, design, discovery, environment, habitat, history, humans, interesting, news, research, society, study )

- 182 days ago -
Etzanoa has been a mystery for 400 years. Archaeologists could not find it. Historians thought reports of a permanent settlement with 20,000 Native Americans in it were exaggerated. Now it is the known location of a 1601 battle pitting outnumbered ...
Ancient Tombs Of The Nobles In The Valley Of The Queens
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 351 days ago -
In the Valley of The Queens, tombs were cut into the hills from the 19th Dynasty onwards for the princes, queens and some royal children of the Ramesside kings, who ruled during an era known as the Ramesside period...
Ancient Roman Battlefield Uncovered In Jerusalem
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 364 days ago -
Outside the wall, the archaeologists found that the ground was littered with large ballista stones, stones used as projectiles with a type of crossbow, and sling stones, suggesting that this area had been under heavy fire from Roman siege engines...
Sacred And Mysterious Lake Titicaca Still Holds Many Ancient Secrets
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 101 days ago -
Ancient Inca legends tell after a Great Flood, the creator god Viracocha emerged from Lake Titicaca. He created the Sun, Moon and stars. Viracocha who was fair-skinned and bearded, brought culture to the ancient peoples of South America...
Built By the Huns? Ancient Stone Monuments Discovered Along Caspian
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 342 days ago -
A massive, 1,500-year-old stone complex that may have been built by nomad tribes has been discovered near the eastern shore of the Caspian Sea in Kazakhstan....
Medieval Ring Found in Robin HoodâEUR(TM)s Forest Hideout May Net Finder a Small Fortune
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 305 days ago -
An amateur treasure hunter with a metal detector turned up a Medieval, gold ring that was set with a sapphire stone in Sherwood ForestâEUR"haunt of the legendary (or real) Robin Hood. Experts have examined the ring and believe it may date to...
NASA Find Remains of a 10,500-Year-Old Lost Ancient City Hidden Beneath the Forest
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 281 days ago -
With the help of aaser-based remote-sensing equipment, scientists were able to zoom onto the ancient site located in Oklahoma, finding what they believe is a 10,500-year-old settlement hidden deep beneath the forest....

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