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Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations (unfilter)

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Drought Reveals Ancient 'Henge' Monument Buried in Ireland

"Experts believe a 5,000 year old Neolithic site has been discovered in a field in Ireland's Boyne Valley, after a summer drought deadened the grass enough for the monument to be revealed..."
Posted: 15 July 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: globalnews.ca
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Boy Finds Ancient Runic Message on Mammoth Bone Pendant

"The fifth grade student discovered the 'jewellery' decorated with ancient Turkic runic inscriptions. The four words are believed to be in the Orkhon-Yenisei type script..."
Posted: 09 July 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: siberiantimes.com
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Mysterious Unopened Black Sarcophagus Discovered in Egypt

"A 30-ton archeological sarcophagus was found below a building in Alexandria governorate, Egypt, by the security forces on Sunday. Mostafa Waziri, General Secretary of the Supreme Council of Antiquities announced..."
Posted: 03 July 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: egypttoday.com
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Mysterious Inscription at 'King Arthur' Castle Intrigues Experts

"A mysterious inscription from the seventh century has been discovered in the ruins of an English castle associated with the legend of King Arthur..."
Posted: 19 June 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: foxnews.com
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Remains of Child Found within Ancient Egyptian 'Hawk' Mummy

"A group of UK-based researchers has discovered that a 2,100-year-old Egyptian mummy long believed to be that of a hawk actually contains remains of a stillborn human fetus with a rare condition..."
Posted: 04 June 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: ibtimes.com
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Pompeii Victim Crushed by Boulder While Fleeing Eruption

"Archaeologists at Pompeii have uncovered the remains of an unfortunate man who was decapitated by an enormous rock while fleeing the volcano..."
Posted: 31 May 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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85,000 Year Old Human Footprints Revealed in Saudi Arabia

"In some of the earliest important migrations that took place, it is likely that humans used the Sinai route to exit Africa and arrive in Asia, making the region now known as Saudi Arabia quite crucial to understanding these routes, according to new research..."
Posted: 22 May 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: thevintagenews.com
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Mystery Scrolls and Artifacts Found Hidden within Ancient Statue

"According to the Japanese State Broadcaster NHK, experts have made an astonishing discovery in a Buddhist statuette in Japan..."
Posted: 10 May 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: ancient-origins.net
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Colossal Statue of 'Forgotten' Pharaoh Brought to Life in 3D Images

"When a huge statue of a pharaoh was uncovered last year in Matariya, a working-class suburb of Cairo that was once the ancient city of Heliopolis, the press eagerly greeted it as a depiction of the great Ramses II, one of ancient Egypt's most famous rulers..."
Posted: 21 April 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: edition.cnn.com
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Huge Dinosaur Footprints Discovered on Scottish Coast

"More than 160 million years ago, long-necked dinosaurs called sauropods lumbered through the ancient lagoons that dotted what is now Great Britain..."
Posted: 08 April 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: news.nationalgeographic.com
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Archaeologists Find 'Oldest Human Footprints' in North America

"Archaeologists in Canada have discovered dozens of ancient footprints that might be the earliest known evidence of human migration in North America..."
Posted: 31 March 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bgr.com
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Co-ordinates of Pyramid Match the Speed of Light - Coincidence?

"Researchers believe extraterrestrials left one vital clue in its design in Giza, Egypt – its co-ordinates. The speed of light is 299,792,458 metres per second and the geographic co-ordinates for the Great Pyramid are 29.9792458°N..."
Posted: 31 March 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Bavarian Cone-headed Women Had 'Vastly Different Genetics'

"cientists have finally cracked the mystery of the 1,500-year-old egg-shaped skulls found in Bavaria almost five decades ago. The 'alien-like,' elongated crania were unlike anything seen in northern Europe at that time..."
Posted: 16 March 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: rt.com
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500-year-old Gemstone Uncovered on Mysterious 'Oak Island'

"reasure has finally been found on The Curse of Oak Island — in the form of a brooch containing a 500-year-old faceted red gemstone..."
Posted: 12 March 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: monstersandcritics.com
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'Oldest Tattoo' Found on 5,000-year-old Egyptian Mummies

"Researchers have discovered the oldest figurative tattoos in the world on two 5,000-year-old mummies from Egypt..."
Posted: 01 March 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Inside Newly Discovered Ancient Egyptian Cemetery

"Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient necropolis in Egypt that hosts a range of family tombs and graves..."
Posted: 01 March 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: metro.co.uk
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Elongated Peruvian Skulls May Have Been Elite Humans

"Over the last year, images and videos of rather dubious three-fingered 'mummies' in Peru sparked a flurry of social speculation about ancient aliens, alien-human hybrids..."
Posted: 24 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: mysteriousuniverse.org
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Secret to Great Pyramid's Near-Perfect Alignment Possibly Found

"Though it's slightly lopsided, the towering Great Pyramid of Giza is an ancient feat of engineering, and now an archaeologist has figured out how the Egyptians may have aligned the monument..."
Posted: 20 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: livescience.com
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Lost Ancient City Found with 'as Many Buildings as Manhattan'

"Archaeology might evoke thoughts of intrepid explorers and painstaking digging, but in fact researchers say it is a high-tech laser mapping technique that is rewriting the textbooks at an unprecedented rate..."
Posted: 16 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: theguardian.com
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DNA Test Results on Elongated Skulls 'Could Re-write History'

"In the paranormal business, the cure for a slow news day is to see what’s cooking in Peru. Last week, we had the truck driver plowing his vehicle over the ancient Nazca lines..."
Posted: 09 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: mysteriousuniverse.org
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Sprawling Maya Network Discovered Under Guatemala Jungle

"Researchers have found more than 60,000 hidden Maya ruins in Guatemala in a major archaeological breakthrough..."
Posted: 05 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Stonehenge Tunnel Could Destroy Ancient Artifacts, Warn Experts

"A new tunnel bypassing Stonehenge could destroy a 'unique' site where traces of humans living as far back as the last Ice Age have been preserved, experts have warned..."
Posted: 05 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: independent.co.uk
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Mass Grave Contained 300 Vikings From 'Great Heathen Army'

"Some 300 bodies discovered in an ancient mass grave in England may belong to Vikings from the 'Great Heathen Army' of the 9th century, new research suggests..."
Posted: 05 February 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: malaysiandigest.com
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'8.5-mile Pyramid' Discovered at the Bottom of the Ocean

"Could this bizarre object, described as a giant ancient pyramid and found at the bottom of the sea, be a clue to the site of the mythological City of Atlantis?.."
Posted: 30 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: express.co.uk
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Ancient 'Crystal Weapons' Discovered in Spain

"Discovered in Spain, the site reportedly revealed a megalithic tomb – a burial ground built during the Neolithic farming communities. Known as Valencina de la Concepci, the areas are thought to have been active somewhere between 3,500 and 2,700 BC..."
Posted: 26 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Humans Left Africa '80,000 Years Earlier' than Previously Thought

"Researchers have identified the remains of the earliest known modern humans to have left Africa. New dating of fossils from Israel indicates that our species (Homo sapiens) lived outside Africa around 185,000 years ago..."
Posted: 26 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Pyramid May Contain 'Throne' Made of Meteorites, Says Theory

"The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the wonders of the world and is a magnificent feat of ancient architecture. But an Italian professor of archaeoastronomy thinks that it contains something that makes it even more amazing..."
Posted: 12 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: inquisitr.com
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Unearthed Ancient Aztec Structure is 'Depiction of Universe'

"Archaeologists have stumbled upon a 1,000 year old Aztec stone shrine which they believe is the ancient civilisation’s design of the universe..."
Posted: 04 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: express.co.uk
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Mysterious 4,000-year-old 'Woodhenge' Found in Yorkshire

"A 4000-year-old 'woodhenge' that has laid hidden for centuries under farmland has been spotted in aerial surveys..."
Posted: 04 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Scan Technique Reveals Secret Writing in Ancient Mummy Cases

"Researchers in London have developed scanning techniques that show what is written on the papyrus that mummy cases are made from..."
Posted: 01 January 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Indonesian Island Found to Be Unusually Rich in Cave Paintings

"A tiny Indonesian island, previously unexplored by archaeologists, has been found to be unusually rich in ancient cave paintings following a study by researchers from The Australian National University..."
Posted: 20 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: phys.org
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Sphinx on Mars? Strange Martian Rock Excites Researchers

"Researchers who scour images for evidence of life on Mars claim to have found what they say could be a carved Sphinx-like monument on the Red Planet..."
Posted: 15 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: express.co.uk
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Robotic Blimp Could Be Used to Explore Hidden Pyramid Chambers

"A blimp-like robot could go inside the Great Pyramid of Giza to explore a 30-meter-long hidden chamber discovered by scientists last month..."
Posted: 15 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: rt.com
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Mystery Ancient City Found in 'Groundbreaking Discovery'

"A huge ancient city has been discovered dating back to the prehistoric Iron Age. Archaeologists found the site in Turkey and believe it contains temples and burial tombs of what may be ancient kings..."
Posted: 08 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Ancient Human Ancestor 'Little Foot' Makes Public Debut

"South Africa's Cradle of Humankind, an expanse of farmland and rolling hills outside Johannesburg, has already unlocked some of the great mysteries of evolution..."
Posted: 08 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: edition.cnn.com
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Ancient Roman City Re-discovered Beneath the Sea

"Baiae was an ancient resort on the west coast of Italy that largely disappeared beneath the waves 1,700 years ago..."
Posted: 04 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Archeologists Unearth Rare Ancient Mystery Structure

"The archeologists said the new discovery came to light with the help of camera-equipped drones, a new technology that has become part of their tool box in recent years..."
Posted: 04 December 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: jpost.com
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New Technology May Unravel Ancient Mummy Mystery

"Researchers from Northwestern University and Argonne National Laboratory near Chicago are using advanced technology to unwrap the mysteries of a nearly 2,000-year-old mummy..."
Posted: 30 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: trtworld.com
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Australian Aboriginal Symbols Found on Ancient Pillar in Turkey

"Göbekli Tepe in Turkey is a 12,000-year-old megalithic monument complex, the origins of which have stumped archaeologists since its discovery about 20 years ago..."
Posted: 21 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: theepochtimes.com
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Mysterious 3,000-Year-Old 'Castle' Found Under Lake in Turkey

"Sunken cities are typically the stuff of legend, but now archaeologists have found the real thing hiding deep within Lake Van in Turkey..."
Posted: 21 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: sciencealert.com
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Ancient Nazca Line Pattern Confirmed to Depict Killer Whale

"A massive 'drawing' of a killer whale has been found in the legendary Nazca Lines of Peru. It could be the oldest image ever recorded at the site..."
Posted: 17 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: newsweek.com
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Arabian 'Works of Old Men' Pictured in Detail During Fly-over

"The secrets behind a Saudi Arabian Stonehenge network could finally be uncovered 8,500 years since they were first constructed..."
Posted: 14 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: thesun.co.uk
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Experts Find 'Secret Passageway' Beneath Mayan Pyramid

"Mysteries of the ancient Mayans could finally be unlocked by a secret lurking under this 1,000-year-old temple, according to reports..."
Posted: 14 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: thesun.co.uk
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New Images of Pacific Island Compared to Lost City of Atlantis

"The fictional island Atlantis could have been real, according to experts pointing to a new series of aerial images of an ancient island city in the Pacific..."
Posted: 06 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: au.news.yahoo.com
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'Big Void' Identified in Khufu's Great Pyramid at Giza

"The mysteries of the pyramids have deepened with the discovery of what appears to be a giant void within the Khufu, or Cheops, monument in Egypt. It is not known why the cavity exists or indeed if it holds anything of value because it is not obviously accessible..."
Posted: 03 November 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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'Pyramids' Spotted on the Ocean Floor Near the Bahamas

"Speculation that there are mysterious pyramids at the bottom of the Atlantic is circulating online. Conspiracy theorists have been debating whether a video posted to YouTube shows two ancient structures off the coast of The Bahamas..."
Posted: 21 October 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Hundreds of Mysterious Stone Structures Found in Saudi Arabia

"Hundreds of mysterious structures have been discovered on ancient lava domes in Saudi Arabia by an archaeologist using Google Earth..."
Posted: 21 October 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: independent.co.uk
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Ancient Sculpture Uncovered, Thought to Depict Egyptian Queen

"Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered a 4,000-year-old wooden head they believe is of Egypt’s 6th dynasty Queen, Ankhnespepy II..."
Posted: 21 October 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: theepochtimes.com
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Ancient Egyptian Pyramidion Hints at Existence of Lost Chamber

"The discovery of a 4,000-year-old pyramidion found near the excavation of the largest Old Kingdom obelisk fragment may be the first evidence of the existence of satellite pyramids for Queen Ankhnespepy II, the most important Egyptian queen of the sixth dynasty..."
Posted: 15 October 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: newsweek.com
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Fossils Reveal Humans Emerged 170,000 Years Earlier Than Thought

"The first modern humans may have emerged up to 350,000 years ago—170,000 years earlier than previously thought..."
Posted: 29 September 2017 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: newsweek.com
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