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Did You Known That Baboons Were Trained in Ancient Egypt to Catch Criminals?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 hours ago - ancient-origins.net
The ancient Egyptians were renowned for their worship of animals, and one of these was the baboon. In ancient Egyptian mythology, baboons are best known for their association with Thoth, the god of wisdom. In addition to their role in mythology...
Zealandia: New Continent Discovered Underwater Beneath New Zealand
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, interesting, science, ancient )

Marty
- 1 day ago - messagetoeagle.com
According to a paper published by the Geological Society of America, Zealandia is five million sq km in size. ItâEUR(TM)s about two-thirds the size of the country of Australia or the same size as the Indian subcontinent....
When a 2,000-Year-Old Iberian Settlement Was Unearthed, The Remnants Confirmed a Tragic Story of Bravery, Death, and Suicide
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 20 hours ago - ancient-origins.net
A legendary battle which remains one of the most iconic accounts of the brave struggles of native Iberian people took place in a small village in 134 BC. Faced with a powerful Roman legion, even their well-built hillfort could not save them...
Mysterious Stone Age Labyrinth Discovered In Denmark âEUR" Was It An Ancient Sun Worship Site?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 21 hours ago - messagetoeagle.com
A mysterious Stone Age labyrinth has been discovered at Stevns in Denmark. For the moment, it remains unknown why the labyrinth was constructed and what purpose it served...
The Rome of America: What Lies Under Teotihuacan? âEUR" The Real City of the Gods
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
At its peak, around 200 AD, Teotihuacan counted a population of well over 125,000, boasted hundreds of temples and palaces, and three massive pyramids named after the Sun, the Moon, and the Feathered Serpent...
Meet Siberia's New Snow Sheep, a 'Super-Climber' With a Taste for Eating Coal
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, animals, discovery, interesting )

Marty
- 1 day ago - siberiantimes.com
The shy and elusive wild snow sheep live on the Kodar ridge in the TransBaikal region and while it was first sighted in 1994, it is only now that genetic evidence has established that it is, indeed, a distinct and previously unknown subspecies...
Facial Reconstruction of Pictish Man Brutally Murdered 1,400 Years Ago
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - pasthorizonspr.com
Archaeologists excavating a cave in the Black Isle, Ross-shire (NE Scotland), were astonished to find the skeleton of a man buried in a recess of the cave. The body had been placed in an unusual cross-legged position, with large stones holding...
Nearly One Hundred 1,000-Year-Old Mysterious Manuscripts Discovered in Afghanistan
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - ancient-origins.net
A mysterious collection of nearly 100 manuscripts have been discovered in an Afghan Cave. An analysis of the texts revealed that they were owned by a Jewish family that lived along the ancient Silk Road about 1,000 years ago. The manuscripts....
How Was This 7,000-Year-Old Mysterious Artifact Carved From Granite Without Metal Tools?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - ancient-origins.net
A strange bird-like statuette from around 5,000 BC has puzzled Greek archaeologists, who canâEUR(TM)t explain what it depicts or what its origin is. The "7,000-year-old enigma," as they have labeled it, is now on display at the National....
Remains of Extinct 'Zebra-Like Horse' Found at Denisova Cave, Home of Ancient Man
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - siberiantimes.com
The find confirms that the squat and little-known Ovodov Horse, remains of which have been found at several Siberian locations, was alive as recently as 24,000 years ago...
 
 
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