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War Horse (a brief history of…) Part 1

(The Hyksos on their war chariots, circa 1600 BCE. Source Wikipedia)

When our descendants first began to work the land as farmers, they tamed or domesticated cattle, donkeys, goats, pigs and sheep to name a few around about 4,000 BC. 335 more words


Alien's watching us?

I just finished watching a show on youtube about the possibility that an alien race – called the Anunnaki by the Sumerians – helped to create human civilization.   283 more words


Tablet One - Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh, where are you hurrying to? You will never find that life for which you are looking. When the gods created man they allotted to him death, but life they retained in their own keeping.” 323 more words

Ancient Empires

The Marshes of Southern Iraq


In the delta between the two great rivers of Mesopotamia is the triangle of marshlands that lie between the towns of Nasiriyya, Basra and ‘Amara. In the central marshes, the waters of these two rivers meet near the town of Qurnah and run together into the Shatt al Arab. 1,071 more words

The Power Elites Have Lied Again, This Time About Fracking

How is gold created? It turns out that new scientific research shows that earthquakes create gold out of the elements present in the ground. How does the process called fracking work? 190 more words

Sumer Loving

So I’ve recently been looking at the Sumerians who, originating in 4000BC in southern Mesopatamia are pretty old and pretty interesting and, best of all, extremely recognisable from a human stand point. 636 more words