Ancient Discoveries

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The Nazca Lines, Nazca Desert, Peru - a series of ancient designs etched into a high plateau and stretching more than 50 miles has baffled archaeologists for decades.

sumerian aliens – Ancient Aliens

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Ancient Pueblo-Anasazi rock art of a warrior with a bear claw shield - New Mexico

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Ancient Pueblo-anasazi Rock Art Canvas Print by Ira Block. All canvas prints are professionally printed, assembled, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days and delivered ready-to-hang on your wall. Choose from multiple print sizes, border colors, and canvas materials.

The Library of Celsus in Ephesus was built in 117 A.D  as a tomb for Gaius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, the governor of the province of Asia. The capacity of the library was more than 12,000 scrolls. It was the third richest library in ancient times after the ones in Alexandria and Pergamum.

The Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Izmir Province,...

The Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Izmir Province, Turkey (by ozmen70).

The ancient city of Shi Cheng was also known as the Lion City because it was located in the province of Zhejiang, where it was surrounded by...

You Can Visit An Ancient Chinese City That's 100ft Underwater

What do you do when one of your cities is beneath the ocean? Turn it into a tourist attraction, of course.

Predating Stonehenge by 6,000 years, Turkey’s stunning Gobekli Tepe upends the conventional view of the rise of civilization.

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Ancient history

How To Find The Best Homeschool History Curriculum

Looking for history curriculum for your homeschool this year? Teaching homeschool history doesn't have to be frustrating. Let's make a simple and practical plan you can implement all the way through graduation. Which homeschool history curriculum do you love?

Papyrus fragment with lines from Homer's Odyssey, Early Hellenistic, 285–250 BCE Greek, Ptolemaic

Papyrus fragment with lines from Homer's Odyssey | Greek, Ptolemaic | Early Hellenistic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Period: Early Hellenistic. Date: ca. 285–250 B.C.. Culture: Greek, Ptolemaic. Medium: Papyrus. Dimensions: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm). Classification: Miscellane...

The ancient city of Petra, Jordan

Almost there

The ancient city of Petra, Jordan October 26, 2009 • Taken by Raya _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Photos are © 2005 and on to Raya, Joe & Moshe, JoLoLog. All rights reserved. You may not download or copy anything from JoLoLog, unless you E-mail us, ask first and get our written permission. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ To see this enormous building appearing before our eyes was awe inflicting and inspiring…

Ancient Egypt

Artemis Dreaming

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Most Ancient Of The Cities - Abydos With Secrets Still Buried Under The Desert Sand -

Abydos: One Of The Most Important Cities Of Ancient Egypt | Ancient Pages

Once, it was the site of many temples, especially the temple of Seti I and first of all, this very ancient city is strongly associated with the "Lord of Abydos" - Osiris, god of the dead and its cult. Today, it's considered one of the most important archaeological sites of Ancient Egypt, a place with a famous royal necropolis where early pharaohs were entombed and other tombs and mortuary cult enclosures of the rulers of the First Dynasty.