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Early Native Americans: America’s Oldest Cave and Rock Art Discovered in Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau

Archaeologists,Jan Simek, Alan Cressler, Nicholas Herrmann and Sarah Sherwood from the Department of Anthropology at the University of Tennessee and Mississippi State University, have discovered America's oldest cave and rock art that has remained...

Archeological Sensation in Zurich Switzerland: Discovery of the Oldest Forest in the World – May 21 2013

Researchers have found in an excavation in the Binzquartier in Zurich 14,000 years old stumps. They originate from the first forest which grew after the last ice age in Zurich. Archaeological sensation in the Binz...

Ancient Mystery: Unusual Aztec Dog Cemetery Found in Mexico City – February 2014

This is not the first time a burial of a dog has been found, but it is the first find where many dogs were carefully buried together, in a setting that is like a...

African Khoi-San (“Bushmen”) are the oldest people in the world

21.09.2012 - African Khoi-San are the oldest people in the world A genetic study published in the magazine "Science" reports that the Khoi-San in Southern Africa is the oldest ethnic group of modern humans with...

Rosalia Lombardo is the mysterious blinking mummy and baffles scientists

This little girl is 'truly' dead (died of pneumonia in 1920) and no demon has infiltrated her body! But the mummy of Rosalía Lombardo starts blinking her eyes several times a day. OMG! The father of...

Amazing Discovery of Cave Paintings in Burgos Mexico: First Evidence of pre-Hispanic groups in Tamaulipas

A photo of one of the cave paintings discovered by archaeologists in Mexico near the U.S. border. (Photo: National Institute of History and Anthropology in Mexico) Nearly 5,000 cave paintings have been discovered in a mountain...

Terrifying Archaeological Discovery: The Screaming Mummy Mystery

Something terrifiyng was discovered in an unmarked Egyptian sarcophagus and then all around the world! Look at these screaming, undead faces staring at you! Creepy! In 1886, Gaston Maspero, the head of the Egyptian Antiquities Service, discovered...

Preserved Woolly Mammoth Displayed in Tokyo until September 2013

If you are in Japan within the next months, you should stop at an exhibition hall in Yokohama, south of Tokyo to admire the frozen body of a wholly and almost intact wholly mammoth. A...

Lost City: Archeologists Using Revolutionary ‘Airborn Laser’ Discover Hidden City in Cambodia’s Jungle

This ten-minute video details the rediscovery of Mahendraparvata, a lost city that once thrived in the mountains of Cambodia 1,200 years ago. Hidden for centuries by the country's dense, remote jungles, the city was...

Byzantine Era Mosaic Found Under Israeli Kibbutz During Road Construction Works – May 2012

Amazing and rare discovery of an almost intact colourful mosaic from the Byzantine Era (back to between the fourth and sixth centuries) in kibbutz fields Beit Qama, in the B’nei Shimon regional council, about 65miles from Jerusalem...

Strange Ancestral Language: This is How Our Ancestors’ Language Sounded Like 6,000 Years Ago

Have you ever asked yourself how did our ancertors' language sound like? Well, linguists have recently reconstructed what a 6,000 year-old-language called Proto-Indo-European, the forerunner of many European and Asian languages, might have sounded like. Photo...

This is the largest dinosaur EVER discovered: A new species of titanosaur unearthed in Argentina

This is an enormous treasure! Fossilised bones - 150 in "remarkable condition" - of seven giant dinosaurs believed to be the largest creatures ever to walk the Earth, have been unearthed in the desert near La...

Archeological Discovery in Switzerland: A Worker Finds a Mammoth Tusk in a Gravel Pit in Eschenbach

A full 90 inches long mammoth tusk was discovered in a gravel pit by an excavator operator as stated by a cantonal archeologist of Lucerne. And this is not his first time! This same...

Anthropology News: 35 Ancient Pyramids Discovered in Sudan Necropolis between 2009 and 2012

At least 35 small pyramids, along with graves, have been discovered, between 2009 and 2012, densely clustered at a site called Sedeinga in Sudan. This high concentration is a surprise for experts and scientists....

How Many Times has the World Ended? – Apocalypse Infographic

How many times has the World ended? Look at this funny doomsday apocalyptic infographics. 2012 was not the first expected and predicted apocalyptic end of the world.   In looking at just how many apocalypse predictions there have been...

Ancient Populations Used Advanced Sound Technology To Alter Consciousness And Speak With The Dead

A prehistoric necropolis yields clues to the ancient use of sound and its effect on human brain activity. Researchers detected the presence of a strong double resonance frequency at 70Hz and 114Hz inside a 5,000-years-old...

The 2012 Archeology and Anthropology Unresolved Mysteries

Jesus was married. A sensational papyrus quoting Jesus talking to his wife was decrypted by Harvard historian Karen King in September 2012. Fake or Reality? For the vatican, this piece of papyrus is a...

Ancient Lives: The Secret of the 1,300-year Old Christian Tattooed Mummy Discovered in Sudan

An extremely rare Christian tattoo has been discovered on a 1,300-year old mummy in the Nile Valley. A unique Christian tattoo has been discovered on a mummy unearthed along the Nile in Sudan nine years ago. The...

Divers Discover Ancient Inca Offerings in Lake Titicaca

Christophe Delaere, a Belgian archaeologist, and his team of diving archaeologists have discovered Inca treasures in Lake Titicaca in Bolivia. A team of diving archaeologists under the direction of Belgian Christophe Delaere (FNRS, ULB) has...

Unknown Civilisation: 150 Mummies Of Ancient Unknown Culture Discovered in Atacama Desert

150 mummies of an ancient and unknown culture have been unearthed in the Atacama Desert by a team of archaeologists from Poland, Peru and Colombia. This unprecedent archeological site discovered is that of an unknown...

Amazing Discovery: Mysterious Steamer Shipwreck Found in Lake Huron

A discovery of a lifetime! Shipwreck hunter finds mysterious 1861 steamer at the bottom of Lake Huron full of gold from the Civil War. David Trotter and his crew discovered the side-wheel steamer, named...

Ancient Mystery: Was Noah’s Ark Round?

A recently deciphered 4,000-year-old clay tablet from ancient Mesopotamia is providing new details about the mythological tale of Noah and his ark. Was Noah's Ark round-shaped? Mythology and tales. What exciting topics! And when a tablet,...

This Fascinating Ichthyosaur Fossil Features the Oldest Vertebrate Live Birth – February 2014

This is a new amazing discovery! Paleontologists have found the oldest fossil to capture a vertebrate live birth. A fascinating and unexpected discovery was made by paleontologists at UC Davies: They have found the oldest fossil...

Discovery Of Tomb Of Unknown Pharaoh Provides Evidence Of A Forgotten Egyptian Dynasty From 3,600 Years Ago

Archaeologists have discovered the tomb of a previously unknown pharaoh at the southern Egyptian site of Abydos last week. His name is Woseribre Senebkay and he represents the first material proof of a forgotten Abydos...

Archeological Treasures: UK Storms 2014 Reveal 5,000-year-old Forest on Welsh beach – February 2014

This is surreal! The UK storms in 2014 have revealed the remains of these ancient trees on a beach near the village of Borth, Ceredigion, Mid Wales. And this ancient forest is tied to...

This Mysterious Brain is 4000-Year-Old

How did brain tissue survive in four skeletons dug up in Seyitömer Höyük, a Bronze Age settlement in western Turkey, between 2006 and 2011? It may look like nothing more than a bit of burnt log, but this 4000-year-old human...

US Secret Defense: Sunken Nazi Submarine Discovered And Visited Off Texas Coast

The United States government didn't want us to know. They didn't want us to know how Germany was taking us to task, how successful these U-boats were. This Second World War submarine wrack was actually found...

Secret Tomb of Egyptian ‘Priest of Magic’ Discovered at Abusir Archaeological Cemetery at Giza

This is the story of the secret and mysterious tomb belonging to an Ancient Egyptian 'Priest of Magic' that got discovered by archeologists 4,500 years after it was sealed off from the world. Archaeologists at...

Nazca Lines Mystery Deepens As Sandstorm Unearths Snake And Camel Forms in Peru Desert

The Nazca Lines Mystery deepens: Gales and sandstorms uncover geoglyphs of a SNAKE and a CAMEL in the Peruvian desert! The geoglyphs, known as Nazca Lines, were first discovered from above in 1939. It is believed...

Khroma and Lyuba Wooly Mammoths: Ancient Baby Mammoths Inhaled Mud And Suffocated To Death

Lyuba and Khroma are two newborn woolly mammoths from the Arctic and probably the best preserved baby mammoth specimens ever found around the world. A new scientific study suggests they died brutally inhaling mud and...

First Etruscan pyramids located in Orvieto, central Italy

19th September 2012 - Orvieto, Italy. The world's first Etruscan pyramids have been discovered by a team of US and Italian archeologists under a wine cellar in Orvieto, a sedimentary area in central Italy....

Zombie Love: Torajas Dig Up Relatives to Freshen Them Up During Ancient Ceremony of Cleaning Corpses (MaiNene)

Torajas zombie love: Every year, in Toraja, an Indonesian village in Sulawesi, residents dig up their dead to give them a wash, groom and dress them in new clothes. This ancient ritual called MaiNene, or...

Ancient History: Did a Drone Just Discover Ancient Petroglyphs in Utah?

Drones are not only used to kill people! This video claims “Drone discovers ancient petroglyphs in Utah!” The following video was made by Bill Clary from Colorado. According to him, the petroglyphs were filmed on...

Ancient Tresors Unveiled: Two Amazing Statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III Unveiled In Luxor, Egypt on March 23 2014

Two amazing statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III have been recently restored and unveiled on March23, 2014, in Luxor, Egypt, along with a carved alabaster head from another Amenhotep III statue. The severely damaged statues, which were...

Ancient Fossils Discovered At Natural Trap Cave – Wyoming Sinkhole Hidden Archeological Treasures

The Natural Trap Cave in Wyoming is a deep sinkhole containing hidden archeological treasures. This wide cavern Wyoming is actually an Aladdin's cave of ancient animal bones! And not just a few ones... A mountain of bones! Scientists believe...

Climate Change Threatens Archaeological Remains Of The Alaskan Yup’ik Eskimo Village of Nunalleq

Residents of the Yup’ik Eskimo village of Quinhagak first called in archaeologists from the University of Aberdeen in 2009 to carry out a rescue dig after observing their coastline being washed away as a...

Major Prehistoric Discovery At Elephant Butte: Students Unearth Giant Fossil Of Stegomastodon In New Mexico

A group of friends celebrating a bachelor party made an astonishing find – a giant fossil of the tusk and skull of what’s believed to be a Stegomastodon. Paleontologists there say it looked like a...

Gas Chamber Discovered by Archeologists at Sobidor Death Camp, Poland

The exact location of the building that housed the gas chambers at Sobibór death camp have been discovered. This is an important moment for holocaust researchers and anybody interested in this horrifying atrocity! WARSAW, POLAND — Holocaust...

Ancient Civilisation: Machu Picchu Before And After Photos. WOW!

Machu Picchu is a mysterious 15th-century Inca site in Peru. These amazing pictures show the evolution of the archeological site from its discovery to now! Now compare! Machu Picchu was unknown to the outside world before being...

Scientists Have Unearthed The First Dinosaur Evidence in Saudi Arabia

Dinosaurs are fascinating, but aren't homogeneously dstributed over our planet. Scientists have just recently discovered the first ever dinosaur evidence from the Arabian subcontinent in Saudi Arabia. Unprecendent dinosaur discoveries have not only been made in...