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Archaeology is the study of human history and prehistory through the excavation of sites and the analysis of artifacts and other physical remains.
The newest and 8th continent of Zealandia
Giant human skeletons are being uncovered all over the globe!
Frozen in time: Glacial archaeology on the roof of NorwayDate:January 23, 2018Source:University of CambridgeSummary:Artefacts revealed by melting ice patches in the high mountains of Oppland shed new light on ancient high-altitude hunting.Iron Age arrow from Trollsteinhøe used to study the relationship between climate variability and how humans used alpine landscapes in the past.Credit: James H. Barrett Climate change is one of the most important issues facing people today and year on year the…Continue
You won’t believe what Scientists found when they drilled the world’s deepest holehttps://www.ancient-code.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Deepest-Hole-300x169.jpg 300w, https://www.ancient-code.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Deepest-Hole-768x432.jpg768w, …Continue
The area situated on the 27th parallel north connects the Bermuda Triangle, The Pyramids of Giza and the Himalayas. Even scientists cannot explain the numerous anomalies that occur there. https://www.ancient-code.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/zona.silencio-300x201.jpg 300w, …Continue
It appears that Ukrainian researchers have come across one of the most important discoveries in recent years as they accidentally discovered a set of megalithic constructions and pyramids in the peninsula of Crimea, well-known in ancient history for archaeological and historical treasures from different cultures and ancient civilizations ranging from the Greeks and Romans to the Genoese and Ottoman Turks. Crimea is an autonomous republic of Ukraine, it is located on the northern coast of the…Continue
Archaeologists in Bulgaria have discovered the remains of what they have described as a “huge skeleton” in downtown Varna, a city on the shores of the Black Sea whose rich culture and civilizations spans some 7,000 years.Sofia News Agency, Novinite, reports that the skeleton was found in what was once the ancient city of Odessos, a trading post established by the Greeks…Continue
Thursday, February 16, 2017(NOAA, Public Domain)CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS—The woolly mammoth went extinct about 4,000 years ago, probably due to climate change and human hunting. The Guardian reports that scientists think they may be able to create a hybrid mammoth-elephant embryo in two years through the use of the Crispr gene-editing tool. “Actually, it would be more like an…Continue
Mummy shroud found after 80 years in museum collection9 March 2017 From the sectionEdinburgh, Fife & East ScotlandImage copyrightNATIONAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLANDA unique, full-length mummy shroud which is over 2,000 years old has been discovered after about 80 years in a museum collection.It will be displayed for the first time in The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland on 31 March.The…Continue
New discovery: Intact tomb uncovered in AswanThe intact tomb of the brother of a 12th Dynasty Elephantine governor has been uncovered, containing a range of funerary goodsAhram Online , Wednesday 22 Mar 2017sarcophagusThe Spanish Archaeological Mission in Qubbet El-Hawa, west Aswan, has discovered an intact structure where the brother of one of the most important governors of the 12th Dynasty, Sarenput II, was…Continue
Humans first arrived in North America 10,000 years earlier than previously thought, according to an analysis of ancient animal bones found in northern Yukon, Canada.Top: cut marks on a horse mandible from Bluefish Cave II; the specimen is dated to 19,650 years before present; the bone surface is a bit weathered and altered by root etching but the cut marks are well preserved; they are located on the medial…Continue
Scientists have made a sensational discovery east of Australia: A continent which has around 5 MILLION square kilometers, and it’s been hiding in plain sight for AGES. Only a small part of the continent—around 5 per cent—is visible today.Experts say that today, only about 5% of it is visible —which is part of the reason it took so long to discover.Interestingly, New Zealand and New Caledonia are part of the new continent, which is about as big as greater India, the best part; the new continent…Continue