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Deep-sea robots are scoping out the secret origins of algae blooms

“They work everywhere, any time.”<p>Every spring, the North Atlantic Ocean sees an explosion of tiny, free-floating algae that form the base of the ocean’s food chain. While these microorganisms are turning themselves into fish food, they also are gobbling up enormous amounts of carbon dioxide, making …

Global Warming

Egyptian Archaeologists discover Greaco-Roman temple in Siwa Oasis

Luxor Times Magazine. All the latest news,views and articles from Luxor and all over Egypt concerning history,culture and tourism in Egypt

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Researchers find mass grave off the Cape Cod coast that could be that of pirate Black Bellamy's crew

Black Bellamy was history’s most effective pirate, amassing a fortune said to be worth $120 million in today’s terms and looking pretty smart as he …

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Maya Artifacts Found In World's Largest Underwater Cave

Remains of giant sloths and proto-elephants were found interspersed with burnt human bones and ceramics in Mexico's Sac Actun cave system.<p>Last month, researchers from the Great Maya Aquifer Project announced the discovery of the world's largest underwater cave system in Yucatán after realizing that …

Great Pyramid may have throne carved from ancient meteorite

A real-life “Iron Throne” carved from the core of a meteorite could be hidden inside the Great Pyramid.<p>Professor Giulio Magli of Milan Polytechnic …

13th Century castle walls unearthed in Galway

Archaeologists have discovered what is believed to be part of the oldest-known stone building in Galway city, dating from the early 13th Century.<p>The …

A New Clue to the Mystery Disease That Once Killed Most of Mexico

The evidence comes from the 16th-century victims’ teeth.<p>In the decades after Hernán Cortés invaded Mexico, one of the worst epidemics in human history swept through the new Spanish colony. A mysterious disease called “cocolitzli” appeared first in 1545 and then again in 1576, each time killing …

Salmonella

Construction workers just accidentally discovered 30 perfectly preserved dinosaur eggs

The holidays are all about happy surprises, and paleontologists got one heck of a shock earlier this week after learning about an unexpected …

Storm Ophelia Unearthed an Ancient Skeleton in Ireland

Tropical storm Ophelia pummeled Great Britain last month, knocking out power, shutting down businesses and schools, and leaving three people dead in …

Ireland

Monte Albán, Oaxaca, #Mexico

The Mystery of the Peterborough Petroglyphs

The Peterborough Petroglyphs are the largest collection of ancient rock carvings (petroglyphs) in all of North America, made up of over 900 images …

A student found an ancient Canadian village that’s 10,000 years older than the Pyramids

For hundreds — perhaps thousands — of years, generations of the Heiltsuk Nation, an indigenous group in British Columbia, have passed down the oral histories of where they came from. The nation claims that its ancestors fled for survival to a coastal area in Canada that never froze during the Ice …

British Columbia

Magic of the Ancients: Five Incredible Texts of Spells, Curses, and Incantations

As long as humanity has had beliefs in a higher power, the use of magic, spells, curses, and incantations have featured widely across cultures. A …

Long-lost Roman city of Neapolis discovered off Tunisia (PHOTOS)

Ruins of the ancient Roman settlement Neapolis have reportedly been discovered submerged off the coast of Tunisia, giving further credibility to …

Plumbing discovery reveals the rise and fall of the Roman Empire

Ancient lead pollution in a Roman harbor shows the city’s fortunes grew with its pipes.<p>The ancient Roman plumbing system was a legendary achievement …

Ancient History

The world's 20 oldest cities

100-year-old shipwreck of found off California coast

One hundred years after the Coast Guard Cutter McCulloch collided with another ship and sank, it has been found.<p>The ship, which hit a passenger ship and sank near the Southern California coast on June 13, 1917, has been recovered by the US Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Sunken World War II Italian warship Artigliere located and explored for first time

A watery World War II gravesite has been explored for the first time.<p>An Italian naval ship sunk in World War II was recently discovered and photographed by a team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.<p>The IT Artigliere was located in March under more than 12,000 feet of water in the Mediterranean …

Sunken WWII ship may contain $130 million of Nazi gold

The SS Minden, a German cargo ship scuttled in waters near Iceland during the early days of World War II, may contain a huge trove of Nazi gold.<p>The merchant vessel, which is 120 nautical miles south of Iceland, is in the international spotlight following the reported discovery of a chest containing …

Long lost USS Indianapolis wreckage discovered by Paul Allen crew

Wreckage from the USS Indianapolis, which sank 72 years ago after being torpedoed during World War II, was found in the Philippine Sea by the expedition crew of billionaire Paul Allen.<p>The Indianapolis was hit by the Japanese on July 30, 1945 and sank in only 12 minutes, leading to the greatest …

Mysterious 'underwater wall' that encompasses the entire planet found on Google Earth | Ancient Code

<b>A mysterious video posted on YouTube claims there is a supermassive wall located beneath Earth’s oceans, encompassing the entire planet.</b><p>This …

Burial chamber of Ancient Egyptian pharaoh's daughter discovered in mystery 3,800-year-old pyramid

The pyramid has been associated with 13th dynasty pharaoh Ameny-Qemau.<p>At the heart of a 3,800-years-old pyramid located at the site of Dahshur in …

'Spectacular' Roman mosaics on display in Leicester

<b>A Roman street complete with "spectacular" mosaic floors has opened to the public in Leicester.</b><p>Two building foundations and dozens of pieces of pottery and weapons were unearthed in the excavation, which started in September.<p>The dig at the old factory site, near Great Central Street and Highcross …

Archaeology

Pre-Historic Tell Uqair in Mesopotamia (Iraq)

HOME / Table of Contents = Civilizations - Cultures - Areas - Regions - Prehistory <br>Other Archaeological Sites / The Neolithic of the Levant (500 Page …

Archaeology