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Anthropology News, Videos, Reviews and Gossip - io9

Anthropology News, Videos, Reviews and Gossip - io9
I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: "Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert. Near them on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown And wrinkled lip and sneer of cold command

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"Dramatic" New Maya Temple Found, Covered With Giant Faces Some 1,600 years ago, the Temple of the Night Sun was a blood-red beacon visible for miles and adorned with giant masks of the Maya sun god as a shark, blood drinker, and jaguar. Long since lost to the Guatemalan jungle, the temple is finally showing its faces to archaeologists, and revealing new clues about the rivalrous kingdoms of the Maya. Unlike the relatively centralized Aztec and Inca empires, the Maya civilization—which spanned much of what are now Guatemala, Belize, and Mexico's Yucatán region (Maya map)—was a loose aggregation of city-states.

'Grand Canyon' Discovered Beneath Antarctic Ice - The drop is so severe and the rift so long, scientists knew they'd found something exciting immediately. - The scientists were hoping to discover why the region had higher-than-average melt. - The rift may be part to blame for the melting. 10 Wedding Traditions with Surprising Origins" So as you put down a $5,000 deposit here and a $3,000 deposit there, you feel reassured that these big checks are linking you to tradition. Throughout history, the families of brides have shelled out enormous sums of money to put on good parties. Right? Well, no. - StumbleUpon Midnight in Paris Woody Allen’s latest places starving writer Owen Wilson in Paris with his fiancée, Rachel McAdams. Searching for inspiration for his incomplete novel, Owen begins taking strolls around the city at night where he discovers an unexpected group of people. I wish I could be more specific, but it would ruin the surprise.

Ancient Civilizations on Earth This web site presents truth concerning the following subjects: God, God's Creation, God's Plan of Salvation, Immanuel (Jesus Christ), Immanuel's True Teachings, Christianity, World Religions, Reincarnation, A Holy Séance, Validity of the Bible, Development of Mediums, Mediums (Channels), Clairvoyants (Psychics), Astrology, Near Death Experiences, Predictions for The Future, Earthquake Predictions, Aquarian Age, History of the Universe and Earth, Earth Changes, Ancient Civilizations on Earth and Mars, Ancient and Gigantic Monuments on Earth and Mars, Face on Mars, Photographic Proof of Atlantis and Ancient Monuments on Earth and Mars, Ancient Atlantis, Lemuria, Mu, Peru, Easter Island, Egypt, Mexico, and much more. Ancient Civilizations on Earth & Mars The following pages have photographic proof to any open-minded, logical and intelligent person that ancient civilizations existed on Earth hundreds of thousands of years ago, as well as on Mars millions of years ago. Atlantis and Mu "8.

Archaeology Daily News - Mystery of Lost Roman City Solved: Ancients Greened the Desert? This page is viewed 610 times National Geographic Today it's a mirage like expanse of monumental ruins. But under the Roman Empire, Palmyra was a trading metropolis, according to historical and archaeological evidence. Despite nearly a century of research, though, a key question remains unanswered: How did this city of 200,000 thrive in the middle of an infertile Syrian desert? 'Britain's Atlantis' found at bottom of North sea - a huge undersea kingdom swamped by a tsunami 5,500 years ago Divers have found traces of ancient land swallowed by waves 8500 years agoDoggerland once stretched from Scotland to DenmarkRivers seen underwater by seismic scansBritain was not an island - and area under North Sea was roamed by mammoths and other giant animalsDescribed as the 'real heartland' of EuropeHad population of tens of thousands - but devastated by sea level rises By Rob Waugh Published: 23:32 GMT, 2 July 2012 | Updated: 10:49 GMT, 3 July 2012 'Britain's Atlantis' - a hidden underwater world swallowed by the North Sea - has been discovered by divers working with science teams from the University of St Andrews.

Has Our Culture Killed Class? ‘No elbows on the table. You should never leave the house with wet hair. Ladies don’t chew gum. Taman Shud Case Following a public appeal by police, the copy of the Rubaiyat from which the page had been torn was located. On the inside back cover of the book, detectives were able to read – in indentions from handwriting – a local telephone number, another unidentified number and a text that resembled an encrypted message. The text has not been deciphered or interpreted in a way that satisfies authorities on the case. The case has been considered, since the early stages of the police investigation, "one of Australia's most profound mysteries".[1] There has been intense speculation ever since regarding the identity of the victim, the cause of his death and the events leading up to it. In addition to intense public interest in Australia during the late 1940s and early 1950s, the Tamam Shud case also attracted international attention. Discovery of body[edit]

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