The first bird was a dinosaur

The first bird was a dinosaur

The first bird was in fact a dinosaur, say U. S. researchers. Archeopteryx lived on Earth 150 million years ago.

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Ancient World - Ancient egyptians suffered from Tuberculosis

Ancient egyptians suffered from Tuberculosis

03.11.20090439

Tuberculosis is deadly, it has been striking down people from more than 2600 years ago. The new autopsy of a mummy found in the early 19 th century showed the presence of the disease.

Ancient World - People buried alive with the emperor in China

People buried alive with the emperor in China

03.11.200901828

In ancient times in China many have been engaged in mass murder. It was a sacrifice offered to a deceased emperor. When the ruler died from the Qing Dynasty along with him were buried alive 177 people

Ancient World - Discovered the tomb of Cleopatra and Mark Antony?

Discovered the tomb of Cleopatra and Mark Antony?

31.10.200901636

Archaeologists began excavations of the thombs of Cleopatra and her favorite Marc Anthony in Magna Taposiris. Cleaopatra manages Egypt until Augustus defeated Marc Antony in the battle of Actium.

Ancient World - Lost Crusader tunnels discovered in Malta

Lost Crusader tunnels discovered in Malta

31.10.2009019637

For centuries the rumors are that the Knights of Malta participated in crusades and built an underground city under the historic capital of Malta, Valletta.

Ancient World - Snowman and his last trip

Snowman and his last trip

17.10.20090727

Shocking discoveries began in 1991 when a mountain glacier in South Tyrol, Italy, discovered Bigfoot, one of the oldest and most well preserved ice mummy.

Ancient World - Giant bones discovered in a cave in Bavaria

Giant bones discovered in a cave in Bavaria

17.10.200903344

Military photographer encountered giant bones in the Breitenwinner cave located in Bavaria. They probably belonged to giants. Whole Book of Giants contains also the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Ancient World - Atlantis - reality or history of 9000 years?

Atlantis - reality or history of 9000 years?

13.10.20090765

Does the lost continent of Atlantis really exist? The source of the legends of Atlantis come from the writings of Plato.

Ancient World - Mythology: The Rise and Fall of Babylon

Mythology: The Rise and Fall of Babylon

13.10.20090570

Babylon is one of the ancient cities in the world. Rise and fall of Babylon. Cyrus the Great conquered the ancient city of Babylon.

Ancient World - Egyptian hieroglyphs and their decryption

Egyptian hieroglyphs and their decryption

12.10.200901732

Ancient egyptian hieroglyphs are an exclusive part of of Ancient Egypt. Scientists have tried to interpret them, but progress is felt only after finding the Rosetta stone in 1799.

Ancient World - The mystery of talking crosses

The mystery of talking crosses

12.10.200902298

Mayans worshiped the cross as a symbol. In Palenk, a well-preserved ancient Temple of the Cross, is one reason why the Mayans welcomed Christianity during the Spanish colonization.

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