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Remnants of Ancient Continents under Antarctica Revealed

"Scientists have uncovered the remnants of lost continents hidden under the ice sheets of Antarctica, revealing clues about how the continent broke away from the supercontinent in the past and how ice sheets may move in the future..."
Posted: 13 November 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: mnn.com
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Archaeologists Find Mummified Beetles in Ancient Egyptian Tomb

"Rare mummies of scarab beetles were among the grave goods found in the Fifth Dynasty necropolis of Saqqara in ancient Egypt, archaeologists in Egypt said Saturday..."
Posted: 13 November 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: haaretz.com
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Earliest Animal Cave Paintings Found, Dating Back 40,000 Years

"The world’s earliest-known cave painting of an animal has been discovered on Borneo in Indonesia. It dates back to at least 40,000 years ago, a new study says..."
Posted: 08 November 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: eu.usatoday.com
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Scientists Find 'Mystery Liquid' in 2,000-year-old Tomb

"Archaeologists have discovered a yellowish liquid that that smells like a "rich wine" inside a 2,000-year-old tomb. The white wine-looking beverage was found in the city of Luoyang in central China's Henan Province..."
Posted: 08 November 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: mirror.co.uk
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'Ancient Starmap' Markings Discovered in Hawaii

"Brett Cousins, who runs YouTube channel thirdphaseofmoon, travelled more than an hour after spotting the strange formation on Google Earth..."
Posted: 03 November 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Pyramid Mystery Solved? Ancient Egyptian 'Ramp' Discovered

"Has the riddle of how the ancient Egyptians built the pyramids finally been solved? A multi-national team of experts say yes, after they unearthed an ancient ramp, which they say was used to haul giant blocks into place..."
Posted: 03 November 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: ancient-origins.net
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Hidden 'Passage to the Underworld' Found Under Mexican Pyramid

"At its peak, the ancient city of Teotihuacán in what we now know as Mexico boasted an estimated 125,000 inhabitants, making it one of the busiest hubs of the old world..."
Posted: 30 October 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: sciencealert.com
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Eerie Ancient Statues Found in Peru

"Archaeologists studying an ancient abandoned city in Peru made a somewhat unsettling discovery in the form of 20 creepy-looking statues which lined the walls of a passageway..."
Posted: 30 October 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: coasttocoastam.com
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Mysterious 'Keeper of the Secret' Tomb Found in Egypt

"An ancient Egyptian tomb, dating back more than 4,000 years, has been discovered. It belongs to a priest named Kaires, who was the 'sole friend' of an Egyptian pharaoh yet to be determined..."
Posted: 09 October 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: foxnews.com
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Mystery Rock Carvings Could Reveal Lost Ancient Civilisation

"Archaeologists have unearthed thousands of rock carvings that could be linked to an Indian hunter-gatherer civilisation from 10,000 years ago..."
Posted: 04 October 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: news.com.au
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'Inestimable' Hoard of Roman Gold Coins Found in Basement

"Hundreds of ancient gold coins were found last week in the basement of a former theater in northern Italy. Archaeologists uncovered the jackpot in Como, on the border with Switzerland..."
Posted: 24 September 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: npr.org
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Mummified Wolf, More Than 50,000 Years Old, Unveiled in Yukon

"A snapshot of life for an ancient predator and its prey is being put on display as the mummified ice-age remains of a caribou calf and a wolf pup are unveiled in Yukon..."
Posted: 14 September 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: ctvnews.ca
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Google Earth 'Uncovers Ancient City' Emerging from Antarctica

"In footage posted by Blake and Brett Cousins – of thirdphaseofmoon – dozens of apparent structures can be seen lined up in a formation..."
Posted: 04 September 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Ancient Egyptian Village Unearthed 'Older Than the Pyramids'

"Archaeologists in Egypt say they have unearthed one of the oldest-known villages in the Nile Delta which predated the pharaohs by thousands of years..."
Posted: 04 September 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: thesun.co.uk
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Mayan Mask Unearthed Showing Ruler in His Old Age

"Archaeologists have discovered an ancient stucco mask thought to depict the face of the Mayan ruler 'Pacal the Great'..."
Posted: 30 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Researchers Find Massive Bronze Age City and Pyramid in China

"Archaeologists have uncovered a massive, ancient, walled Chinese city with a giant pyramid at its centre..."
Posted: 30 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: heraldsun.com.au
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New Water Erosion Evidence Suggests Sphinx Is 800,000 Years-old

"A pair of Ukrainian researchers say the mysterious structure is far older than the accepted claim that it was built during the reign of the Pharaoh Khafre between 2558–2532 BC..."
Posted: 27 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Cave Girl Was Half Neanderthal, Half Denisovan

"Once upon a time, two early humans of different ancestry met at a cave in Russia..."
Posted: 23 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: bbc.co.uk
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'Cursed' Ancient Egyptian Cheese Discovered in Tomb

"If you are still disappointed about being denied the opportunity to drink the toxic red mummy juice unearthed in Egypt last month, we have some good news for you..."
Posted: 19 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: livescience.com
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Heatwave Causes Ancient Sites to Be Revealed

"While this summer's lengthy period of hot weather had some obvious benefits for sun-seekers, it seems there have also been some unexpected results..."
Posted: 16 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: cornwalllive.com
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Mysterious Ancient Gold Hoard Made Using 'Micro-Soldering'

"Archaeologists have unearthed a cache of thousands of millennia-old pieces of gold jewelry in an ancient burial mound in Kazakhstan..."
Posted: 07 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: history.com
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Great Pyramid Can 'Focus Electromagnetic Energy', Say Physicists

"The Great Pyramid of Giza may be able to focus electromagnetic radiation into pockets of energy inside its network of internal chambers and underneath its base, a new study has suggested..."
Posted: 02 August 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: independent.co.uk
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Ancient Couple Found Buried with Horses to 'Pull Them to Afterlife'

"An ancient couple are being likened to 'Romeo and Juliet' after being uncovered buried in ground next to the remains of two horses 'pulling them on a chariot into the afterlife'..."
Posted: 28 July 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: mirror.co.uk
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Mysterious Sarcophagus Opened: Three Skeletons Revealed

"When Egyptian archaeologists opened an ancient sarcophagus dating back 2,000 years, they found three skeletons and a lot of red, liquid sewage, the country's antiquities ministry said Thursday..."
Posted: 20 July 2018 - Category: Lost Worlds and Civilizations - Source: eu.usatoday.com
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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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