Egyptian hieroglyphs and their decryption

Egyptian hieroglyphs and their decryption

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.

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Ancient World - The mystery of talking crosses

The mystery of talking crosses

12.10.200922299

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.

Ancient World - Amazons, myth or truth?

Amazons, myth or truth?

10.10.200902573

Already 3000 years of legend from the Amazons, have bought us beautiful but cruel women that excite our imaginations. Is there truth in the percentage of these ancient stories?

Ancient World - The ancient Chinese treated with marijuana

The ancient Chinese treated with marijuana

05.10.20090689

Archaeologists have discovered unusual findings in the Gobi Desert in China. Archaeologists believe that ancient Chinese have used marijuana in the mound as a painkiller.

Ancient World - Hobbits were separate species

Hobbits were separate species

04.10.20090458

Studies show that the hobbits were separate species. Skeptical scientists offer alternative identifications, suggesting that the Hobbits are ancient Ancestors suffering from microcephaly.

Ancient World - Mummy of Nefertiti found

Mummy of Nefertiti found

04.10.200903938

5 meters from the Egyptian tomb of Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, archaeologists stumbled onto 'like a tomb' with a rectangular shape.

Ancient World - Climate change caused the end of the Mayans?

Climate change caused the end of the Mayans?

04.10.20090830

Results of the drastic changes in climate may have led to the destruction of the ancient civilization of Mayan. Researchers of SERVIR find reasonable solutions in the case of natural disasters.

Ancient World - Underground tunnels - are they roads to foreign civilizations?

Underground tunnels - are they roads to foreign civilizations?

22.09.200901200

Underground tunnels lead to lost cities, that were populated by ancient civilizations even preceding civilizations like the Atlantis. Researchers discovered underground tunnels near Ponte Grosse

Ancient World - Ancient people discovered cotton 34 thousand years ago

Ancient people discovered cotton 34 thousand years ago

22.09.20090522

Ancient Discoveries: Cotton came into use by the ancient people and had become a part of their everyday life from around 34 thousand years ago.

Ancient World - Preserved mummy of the Sicilian sleeping beauty

Preserved mummy of the Sicilian sleeping beauty

22.09.200907401

It is one of the best preserved mummies in the world: Rozalia Lombardo, a two-year-old. The young Sicilian girl, died of pneumonia in the year of 1920 and is known as Sleeping Beauty.

Ancient World - Ancient civilizations: Zapotec - rise and fall

Ancient civilizations: Zapotec - rise and fall

22.09.200902658

When it comes to Columbia's lost civilizations, the Aztecs and Mayans often overlooked the Zapotec. The ancient cities of Zapotec - El Palmillo and Monte Alban - rise and fall.

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