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Mystery of Great Pyramid may be solved, Researchers say

​Archaeologists have disagreed over how 170,000 tons of limestone was transported to Giza, now part of modern-day Cairo, for construction of Pharaoh Khufu’s tomb in 2600 BC. 110 more words

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We will learn more about Stonehenge...

 

Stonehenge on right, traffic flow on the nearby A303  left

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Mike Pitts

 

In his letter to The Times (Saturday, 16 September) Mike Pitts, Editor of the… 209 more words

Archaeology

New Discovery of 3,500 Year-Old-Tombe

Please click on the picture to read the article – very interesting and the photos are amazing

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Egypt

Archaeologists uncover 'amazing' 1,500-year-old mosaic

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Existence of "IMPERATIVE" caves in India

Not only the Persia deals with the unexplored history, but also India is the hub to a lot of unmatched ancient collections. UNESCO certifies the heritage sites that are excavated by the dynamic archeologists and thus prepared to present it to the world. 318 more words

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Spanish archaeologists dig up more civil war dead from mass graves

MADRID (Reuters) – Archaeologists in Spain have unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil war and the ensuing dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, including some still wearing rotting leather boots.
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Archaeologists reveal ancient Babylonians created their own trigonometry

Babylonians trigonometry

The Babylonians had a long lost understanding of right-angled triangles that was simpler and more accurate than the conventional trigonometry.

The new research shows that the Babylonians construct a trigonometric table using the correct ratios of sides of a right-angled triangle. 384 more words