LOST CITY OF ALEXANDER THE GREAT DISCOVERED IN IRAQ WITH OLD SPY FOOTAGE

LOST CITY OF ALEXANDER THE GREAT DISCOVERED IN IRAQ WITH OLD SPY FOOTAGE

The “lost city” of Alexander the Great was a magical place for people drinking wine, and ancient accounts claim, naked philosophers imparted wisdom. Today, almost 2,000 years on from the death of the great warrior, archaeologists think the city may finally have been discovered in…

15-YEAR-OLD BOY DISCOVERS LOST ANCIENT MAYAN CITY

15-YEAR-OLD BOY DISCOVERS LOST ANCIENT MAYAN CITY

15-year-old boy discovers lost ancient Mayan city About 1700 years ago, they existed, but the ancient Maya had an unbelievable knowledge of the celestial bodies, which they believed influenced everything from harvest to death. A 15-year-old kid has now researched astronomical charts of these ancient…

A 1,600-YEAR-OLD BASILICA RE-EMERGED DUE TO THE WITHDRAWAL OF WATERS FROM LAKE IZNIK

A 1,600-YEAR-OLD BASILICA RE-EMERGED DUE TO THE WITHDRAWAL OF WATERS FROM LAKE IZNIK

A 1,600-year-old basilica re-emerged due to the withdrawal of waters from lake iznik The 1,600-year-old basilica discovered under the Iznik Lake in near clear water. The religious structure collapsed at the earthquake in 740 before sinking further into the lake and is estimated by archaeologists, historists and…

IRON AGE HORSE HARNESS FOUND BY ACCIDENT IS OLDEST IN CEE, SAY ARCHAEOLOGISTS

IRON AGE HORSE HARNESS FOUND BY ACCIDENT IS OLDEST IN CEE, SAY ARCHAEOLOGISTS

The harness and the axe may have been hidden during a period of conflict or migration. The heavy items may have been buried as they could have been slowing down a horse. It seems likely that whoever buried the valuable items intended to return and…

VIKING TEMPLE TO THOR AND ODIN UNEARTHED IN NORWAY

VIKING TEMPLE TO THOR AND ODIN UNEARTHED IN NORWAY

In Norway, the remains of a 1.200-years-old pagan temple to the ancient North gods such as Thor and Odin were found — a remarkable relic of Viking religion founded centuries before Christianity became dominant there. The large wooden building – about 45 feet long, 26…

Rare Astronomical Event That Hasn’t Occurred For 400 Years To Take Place in December 2020

Rare Astronomical Event That Hasn’t Occurred For 400 Years To Take Place in December 2020

Are you ready for the “Great Conjunction,” a rare astronomical event that has not occurred since the 1600s? This cosmic event refers to the closest meeting between Jupiter, Saturn, and the Moon. This year has offered us some pretty awesome astronomical events. October is set for…

Treasure Trove of Ancient Sarcophagi Unearthed Near Egypt’s Oldest Pyramid

Treasure Trove of Ancient Sarcophagi Unearthed Near Egypt’s Oldest Pyramid

The Egyptian ministry of tourism and antiquities has recently revealed a sensational discovery; archeologists succeeded in excavating a total of 59 ancient sarcophagi not far from the first Egyptian pyramid, the step pyramid of Djoser at the Royal Necropolis of Saqqara. A few weeks back, the Ministry revealed…

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Were Inventions of the Roman Empire

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Were Inventions of the Roman Empire

It is unimaginable how much of our modern life has been influenced by ancient civilizations. Following my previous articles on Mesopotamian and Chinese inventions, the time has come to discuss the numerous significant Roman inventions that changed not only life in the ancient world but generally can be considered…

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Valley Of the Kings

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Valley Of the Kings

I am a massive fan of Egypt’s rich and vibrant culture. I started exploring this topic back when I passed my high school. A few interesting books in my school’s library gave me sufficient information about the boy king of Egypt. King Tutankhamun was only 19…

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About North America’s Serpent Mound

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About North America’s Serpent Mound

When the European settlers of North America first set out west, they discovered strange earth mounds in the Midwest and the southern United States. In shape, some of them resembled animals, others – a cone, others – a truncated pyramid. The various mounds were supposedly built by…