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Secret Chamber Found at Scythian Burial Mound Reveals Golden Treasure of Drug-Fueled Rituals
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 5 hours ago - ancient-origins.net
Elaborate golden treasures with traces of cannabis and opium have been discovered in a secret chamber hidden in an ancient Scythian burial mound near Strovopol, Russia. Described as a once-in-a-century discovery, the golden artifacts and drugs may
Is This a 1.7-Million-Year-Old Man-Made Bridge?
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Marty
- 7 hours ago - theepochtimes.com
According to ancient Indian legend, King Rama built a bridge between India and Sri Lanka more than a million years ago. Some have looked at NASA satellite images and noted what looks like the remnants of such a bridge. The question is whether it is
New Technology Allows Archaeologists to Easily Map Excavation Sites in 3D
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 5 hours ago - phys.org
Mapping archaeological digs takes plenty of time and a lot of measuring, photographing, drawing and note taking. Now, most of this work can be done with a technique called photogrammetry
Beautiful and Ancient Vilavilani Cave Paintings Left Unprotected
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 5 hours ago - peruthisweek.com
The Vilavilani cave, located in the Palca district of the region of Tacna in southern Peru houses cave paintings dating back to approximately 7,000 B.C.
New Pre-Inca Tomb Discovered
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Marty
- 6 hours ago - peruthisweek.com
Archaeologists, road workers, and villagers have discovered what they believe to be a pre-Inca burial site made of hewn stone, inland from Chimbote
Decapitation Discovery Reveals Gruesome Practices of the Ancient Incas
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Marty
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
In the Andes region, in Bolivia, on the shores of Lake Titicaca archaeologists have recently made a distinctly gruesome discovery at a site known as Wata Wata, in the form of three decapitated heads
Frozen in Time: Casts of Pompeii Reveal Last Moments of Volcano Victims
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Marty
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
The plaster casts of 86 agonized victims of the Mount Vesuvius eruption in 79 AD will go on exhibit May 26, 2015, in National Archaeological Museum of Naples, Italy.
The Battle of the Delta: Ramses III Saves Egypt From the People of the Sea
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Marty
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
The ancient Egyptian pharaohs often commemorated military victories over their enemies by having them depicted on the walls of great monuments. One of the most famous conflicts recorded on the walls of an Egyptian temple is that of the Battle
The Grand and Sacred Temple of Artemis, A Wonder of the Ancient World
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Marty
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
The temple of Artemis is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Three to four times as large as the Parthenon in Athens, it was once described as the largest temple and building of antiquity and served as a place of worship
The Ancient Site of Takht-E Soleyman: IranâEUR(TM)s Throne of King Solomon
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Marty
- 2 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Between the 3rd and 7th centuries AD, the country now named Iran was part of the Sasanian Empire, RomeâEUR(TM)s great rival in the East. Under this empire, Zoroastrianism was recognised as the state religion, and numerous Zoroastrian sanctuaries were built
 
 
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