Thursday, September 21, 2017

More than 100 plant seeds dating back 2,000 years have been unearthed from an ancient tomb in China

More than 100 plant seeds dating back 2,000 years have been unearthed from an ancient tomb in northern China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, archaeologists said. ______ According to the regional institute of archaeology, the discovery was made during the excavation of a civilian tomb, dating between...

Next piece of lost history: Archaeologists discovered the 12th Dead Sea scrolls cave, dated 2,000 years ago

Next piece of lost history Archaeologists discovered the 12th Dead Sea scrolls cave, dated 2,000 years ago
Archaeologists excavating a cave in the Dead Sea announced Wednesday they had discovered the 12th cave that held scrolls from the Jewish Second Temple, a period dated to some 2,000 years ago. ______ The rare parchments were looted in the mid-20th century, presumably by local shepherds,...

Ancient tomb of a general and his princess wife from year 564, discovered in China

The tomb of a general and his princess wife buried on March 18, in the year 564, has been discovered in China. ______ The ancient tomb, which contained the couple’s skeletons, was also filled with figurines, said the archaeologists who described the findings recently in the...

Scientists confirmed the existence of a ‘lost continent’ under the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius

Scientists have confirmed the existence of a "lost continent" under the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius that was left-over by the break-up of the supercontinent, Gondwana, which started about 200 million years ago. ______ The piece of crust, which was subsequently covered by young lava during...

500 million years ago, a squishy, thumb-size sea creature did a little dance to catch seafood

About 500 million years ago, a squishy, thumb-size sea creature did a little dance — waving its upper limbs around in the ocean in a never-ending attempt to ensnarl some tasty morsels floating by. ______ Researchers found the remains of this newly identified critter in the...

This 540 million yrs-old creature may be the earliest-known animal in the lengthy evolutionary path

Don't take this the wrong way, but your oldest ancestor was not exactly a beauty. Scientists say a tiny marine creature from China that wriggled in the seabed mud about 540 million years ago may be the earliest-known animal in the lengthy evolutionary path that...

ANCIENT ALIENS – Giant ‘Alien Claw’ unearthed in tunnels beneath Cusco, Peru

A group of self-proclaimed paranormal researchers claim they have found a giant claw belonging to an alien in caves in Peru. ______ Is this proof of ALIENS in Peru? Mysterious giant 'claw' with warped skulls is unearthed in tunnels deep below South American city. They believe the...

Von Daniken: “1000’s Of Years Ago, Aliens Came Here & Spliced Our DNA With Theirs.”

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This is what happened: Extraterrestrials visited our Earth many millennia ago. They behaved similar to how current ethnologists behave today. ______ They studied a few languages, visited different tribes, gave suggestions and disappeared sometime - however, with the promise to return in the distant future. Our...

DESTROYING HISTORY – 3,000 years ago brilliant temples of gods and kings in Middle East, now blown to pieces

The chilly December wind whipped rain across the strewn wreckage of a city that, nearly 3,000 years ago, ruled almost the entire Middle East. Rivulets of water ran through the dirt, washing away chunks of ancient stone. ______ NIMRUD, Iraq - The city of Nimrud in...

Mysterious Black Boxes Found In Egypt

Inside a tunnel system carved from the solid limestone bedrock, in the desert of Egypt, lay 24 black granite boxes cut with the precision our modern technologies, do not posses. shaped from Aswan granite an extremely hard stone. ______ EGYPT - These massive boxes remain a profound...

The oldest nativity scene ever found — 5,000-year-old rock art found in Egypt

Italian researchers have discovered what might be the oldest nativity scene ever found — 5,000-year-old rock art that depicts a star in the east, a newborn between parents and two animals. ______ EGYPTIAN SAHARA DESERT, Egypt - The scene, painted in reddish-brown ochre, was found on...

7 people who became trapped by high waters while exploring a southern Indiana cave rescued

Seven people who became trapped by high waters while exploring a southern Indiana cave were rescued after 39 hours underground, officials said Monday. ______ CORYDON, Ind. - The last of the cavers were brought above ground about 3 a.m. Monday after entering Binkley's Cave near Corydon...

Humans used vessels to cook wild plants more than 10,000 years ago, study

Humans used ceramic pots to cook wild plants more than 10,000 years ago, well before the advent of agriculture, researchers reported Monday. The findings are the earliest direct proof that our species processed plants for food. ______ LIBYA - University of Bristol -- The vessels, discovered in Libya, contained...

Reptilian Moon Base – Reptilian Annunaki Moon Spaceship

There are currently three main stream theories attempting to explain the origin of the moon. The fission theory suggests the moon was once part of the earth and somehow separated from our planet in its early history. ______ We have made lots of articles showing that...

2,500-year-old city discovered in Greece

​Scientists have discovered the remains of a 2,500-year-old city in Greece  - a finding that can change our understanding of the area traditionally considered to be a backwater of the ancient world. ______ ATHENS, Greece - University of Gothenburg -- Archaeologists from the University of Gothenburg in...

2,000-year-old Books prove Jesus did not create a new religion, but…

Researchers from the University of Surrey in the United Kingdom, Roger Webb, and Chris Jeynes have just confirmed the authenticity of documents dating back more than 2,000 years, where Jesus and his disciples are mentioned. The ancient codices claim that Jesus did not create a...

The feathered dinosaur fossil found at an 99 million years old amber in Myanmar

Researchers have discovered the partial tail of a feathered dinosaur that was preserved in amber some 99 million years ago, according to a study released Thursday. One of the lead authors, Lida Xing from the China University of Geosciences, happened upon the feathered dinosaur fossil...

IS fighters re-entered Palmyra, 9 months after losing the ancient Syrian city

IS held Palmyra and its nearby ruins for 10 months before it was recaptured by Syrian government forces in March. But the jihadist group launched an offensive earlier this week. ______ PALMYRA, Syria - According to BBC "IS entered Palmyra on Saturday and now occupies its north-west,"...

Ancient eclipses show how our days are getting shorter

Ancient eclipses show how days are getting shorter. The value of ancient records.  As the well-known Australian philosopher, Kylie Minogue, once pointed out, it can be a source of comfort to remember that, no matter what else is happening, the world still turns. Unfortunately, things are...

For the first, the 3,000 years old hidden secrets of Egyptian mummies have been virtually unwrapped

Three-dimensional images of six mummies aged between 900BC and 140-180AD from ancient Egypt -  Which have been held at the British Museum but never physically unwrapped, give an insight into what it was like to live along the Nile river thousands of years ago. ______ SYDNEY, Australia...

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