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My country is Ancient. It has the oldest continuous civilisation on the planet. There were people living here in the last century pretty much the way their ancestors did at least 50,000 years ago. 273 more words

Opinion/Comment

Incarnations: The Thug

Who were The Thugs?

Who were the Thugs? Those mysterious fellows of the 19th century? But, did they indeed appear only in the 19th century? Or, did the practice of Thugee die out at the end of the 19th century? 250 more words

India

Ketupat War, Tradition of Gratitude for the Balinese Hindu Society

There are many traditions owned by Balinese people, one of which is the Ketupat War of the Customary Village of the Ship. If you are on vacation in Bali, sometimes you will also be lucky to see a celebration or traditional ceremony that is routinely held by the surrounding community. 154 more words

Art

Rome

The capital city of Italy sends visitors on a journey to the ancient past in the world’s largest open-air museum brimming with artistic and intellectual achievement. 354 more words

Photography

Ancient Coins Found in Theater Basement

Photo: Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities
A trove of ancient gold coins hidden in a soapstone jar was recently unearthed in Como, Italy.

When you were a kid, you believed in the possibility of finding buried treasure. 301 more words

Alien news: ‘Ancient fossil on Mars found’ - NASA images

NASA images show a strange black rock on the surface of Maras, with some claiming it is a fossil and that it is evidence of life elsewhere in cosmos. 34 more words

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Temples at Mrauk U - the lost ancient city in Rakhine, Myanmar

Temples at Mrauk U – the lost ancient city in Rakhine, Myanmar