Ancient Egyptian scripts used to write Egyptian, an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until about the century AD. After that it continued to be used as a the liturgical language of Egyptian Christians, the Copts, in the form of Coptic. These glyp
2,000-Year-Old Mosaics Uncovered In Turkey Before Being Lost To Flooding
Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 BCE up to the century CE.
Why Early Artists Were Likely Women --> funny how it's so hard for anyone to believe that women were viewed as contributing members of society since the dawn of time. Talk about "aha" moments on the social conditioning it's taken to convince us that only
"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is
Easter Island Stones actually have bodies unearthed in excavation. I thought it was a joke, but went to snopes and it's true. The mystery of how they got here and who made them still exists. Definitely want to visit Easter Island.