Incas - the ancient specialists in cranial surgery?

Incas - the ancient specialists in cranial surgery?

Incas were specialists in opening the skull to heal injuries. They studied the skulls found during excavations in Cuzco, Peru. Ancient surgeries of the Inca Civilization.

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Ancient World - Peruvian Ica Stones

Peruvian Ica Stones

01.12.20090505

A local farmer said that he found piles of rocks deep in the bowels of a cave near a small desert town Ica, located on the Pacific coast of Peru near the plateau Nazca.

Ancient World - Ancient Pyramid of the Sun in Teotihuacan, Mexico

Ancient Pyramid of the Sun in Teotihuacan, Mexico

01.12.200901961

Pyramid of the Sun is located in the ancient city of Teotihuacan, Mexico. It is the third largest pyramid in the world and is thus the largest in aztec pyramid in Teotihuacan.

Ancient World - Archeologists discovered the tomb of King Herod the Great

Archeologists discovered the tomb of King Herod the Great

30.11.20090501

The empty tomb of the ruler of Judea was found in the Irodion fortress 12 km from Jerusalem. King Herod ordered the killing of all 14, 000 infants in Bethlehem.

Ancient World - Ancient pyramid inaugurated in Egypt

Ancient pyramid inaugurated in Egypt

29.11.2009010311

South of Cairo in ancient Necropolis there opened a pyramid of fives meters in height which dated back to the XXIV century BC, so the Ministry of culture in Egypt cited by the AFP informs.

Ancient World - Greece archaeologists discovered an ancient temple of Apollo

Greece archaeologists discovered an ancient temple of Apollo

29.11.20090727

Greek archaeologists have discovered ruins of an ancient temple of Apollo in the Aegean Sea. It is located near the larger island of Antiparos.

Ancient World - Alexander the Great and ancient Egypt

Alexander the Great and ancient Egypt

29.11.200901875

Egyptian priests gave Alexander the title of Pharaoh. Alexander the Great took on epic journey to Oracle to seek evidence of his divinity. Egyptian priests gave him the title of Pharaoh.

Ancient World - The ancient Persians used chemical weapons

The ancient Persians used chemical weapons

24.11.200901003

Ancient Persians were the first to have used chemical weapons to defeat their opponents. The theory is based on a survey of the remains of Roman soldiers, found near the foundations of the city walls.

Ancient World - Childhood and success of Alexander the Great

Childhood and success of Alexander the Great

24.11.2009011834

Greek Mythology: Alexander the Great is one of the most extraordinary and famous people of all time. He was deeply influenced by his mother Olympias, Aristotle and the greek god Dionysus.

Ancient World - Archaeologists discovered the mines of King Solomon

Archaeologists discovered the mines of King Solomon

24.11.20090447

Archaeologists have copper mines in southern Jordan, they might be the myth mines of King Solomon. The name of King Solomon is mentioned in the Old Testament as ruler and owner of the rich gold mines.

Ancient World - Baghdad Battery - a mystery to mankind

Baghdad Battery - a mystery to mankind

24.11.20090699

Baghdad Battery is the name for several Artefacts found in the lands of ancient Mesopotamia. Did our ancestors create a battery 1800 years before Alessandro Volta patented his invention?

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