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Ancient Mysteries Revealed in Turkmen Desert Sands


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1481 days ago - france24.com
Over four millennia ago, the fortress town of Gonur-Tepe might have been a rare advanced civilisation before it was buried for centuries under the dust of the Kara Kum desert in remote western Turkmenistan.



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Spirit Spider (86)
Monday April 8, 2013, 5:24 am
Awesome find :-)
 

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Monday April 8, 2013, 6:22 am
incredible ! very interesting post, thanks Marty...
 

Peta Clarke (30)
Monday April 8, 2013, 6:58 am
Very interesting can understand why the people of this region do not want to share their history on a global basis at this point in time it belongs to them not the world. Allow them to make a choice after so many years of having no choice. After time they will ask for help maybe because of technology or the need of worldwide experts.
 

Lindsay K (6)
Monday April 8, 2013, 7:16 am
Fascinating! Look forward to hearing more about it!
 

Maggie Kearns (7)
Monday April 8, 2013, 7:20 am
Amazing! Thanks Marty!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 8, 2013, 7:21 am
There's more we've got to learn
 

Caroline S (78)
Monday April 8, 2013, 11:19 am
Fasinating, really. Thank you!
 

S S (0)
Monday April 8, 2013, 11:29 am
Thank you.
 

Carmen S (617)
Monday April 8, 2013, 2:19 pm
very interesting, thanks Marty
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Monday April 8, 2013, 2:20 pm
Interesting.
 

Tammy B (9)
Monday April 8, 2013, 8:11 pm
cool
 

. (0)
Tuesday April 9, 2013, 8:05 am
Great article. Thanks for sharing.
 

Birgit W (160)
Tuesday April 9, 2013, 1:38 pm
Interesting, thanks
 

Brad Kraus (6)
Tuesday April 9, 2013, 7:08 pm
Thanks for posting. Fascinating!
 

Helen Porter (39)
Tuesday April 9, 2013, 9:00 pm
And the fascinating education of Care2 rolls on......

Thank you.
 

june t (66)
Tuesday April 9, 2013, 11:35 pm
very interesting. thanks
 

Winn Adams (200)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 4:32 pm
Thanks
 

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 8:48 pm
Fascinating, so very intriguing. The past is often filled with wonders. Looks like a warm spot as well, much better than the snowstorm headed our way. Spring lost its way. Wonder what types of animal life exists in the area?
 

Maat M (3)
Wednesday April 17, 2013, 11:15 am
Amazing
 

Melania P (162)
Friday April 19, 2013, 12:46 pm
Interesting
 

Sergio P (65)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 9:37 am
Noted
 
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