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Ancient Mysteries Blog: Who Built the Pyramids?

Ancient Mysteries Blog: Who Built the Pyramids? | Ancient History | Scoop.it
A brief documentary by Zahi Hawass, head of Egyptian antiquities, examined exactly who built the pyramids. Hawass talks about a burial chamber found in proximity to Giza which he calls a worker's tomb.
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There has always be a mystery as of how did these pyramids get there and who built them.

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Secret History of Ancient Egypt Documentary on the Mystery of Karnak (2014) (Full Docu new

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A Purimshpiel From Ancient Texts to Modern Times - San Diego Jewish Journal

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A Purimshpiel From Ancient Texts to Modern Times
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The king asks who is the perpetrator of the crime? Esther points to Haman. Ahasuerus, enraged, leaves.
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Medieval murder uncovered in Scotland - Medievalists.net

Medieval murder uncovered in Scotland - Medievalists.net | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Archaeologists working in southeastern Scotland have made a grisly discovery - the remains of a young man from the 12th or 13th century, who was murdered with multiple stab wounds in his back.
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Legends and mysteries of Romania. The cave of Zamolxes, the ancient god of the Dacians - Tourist in Romania

Legends and mysteries of Romania. The cave of Zamolxes, the ancient god of the Dacians - Tourist in Romania | Ancient History | Scoop.it
The cave of the ancient God Zamolxes, the one worshiped by the people of Dacia, can be found and visited near the small town of Polovragi, Romania (Legends and mysteries of Romania.
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In Romania they have this cave called The Cave or Zamolxes. And its a lot of mysteries and legends surrounding this cave. Zamolxes is a god that is like gods or all gods. Cool article!

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Gladiator heads? Mystery of British skulls solved - Fox News

Gladiator heads? Mystery of British skulls solved - Fox News | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Gladiator heads? Mystery of British skulls solved
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Great Britain's ancient cities are littered with archaeological treasures, many of which are often dug up accidentally prior to construction.
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Police track down artifact stolen from Museum of Fine Arts - Montreal Gazette

Police track down artifact stolen from Museum of Fine Arts - Montreal Gazette | Ancient History | Scoop.it
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Police track down artifact stolen from Museum of Fine Arts
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Twice in the fall of 2011, someone walked into Montreal's Museum of Fine Arts and walked out with two ancient artifacts worth close to $1.3 million.
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Another stolen artifact!

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3600-Year-Old Egyptian Mummy Unearthed By Spanish Archeologists (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post

3600-Year-Old Egyptian Mummy Unearthed By Spanish Archeologists (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post | Ancient History | Scoop.it
3600-Year-Old Egyptian Mummy Unearthed By Spanish Archeologists (PHOTOS) Huffington Post Meanwhile, Egypt's top prosecutor referred three Germans to criminal court on charges of smuggling and damaging antiquities and six Egyptians for acting as...
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Spanish archeologists have CLAIMED to find a 3,600-year-old mummy under earth in the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt. They also have pictures of the mummy. 

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SCIENCE ROUND UP: ANCIENT SECRETS - Strange State - Blogger

SCIENCE ROUND UP: ANCIENT SECRETS - Strange State - Blogger | Ancient History | Scoop.it
However, a new study shows that neutron emissions from an earthquake that rocked ancient Jerusalem (where the shroud was originally found) could have produced the image as well as account for the odd radiocarbon levels that many believe proves the...
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This blog was talking about ancient things and one of thoses thing were the body found that resimable the death of Jesus they were talking the cloth he was wraped in.

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Experts oppose festival at Pakistani ancient site - Helena Independent Record

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Experts oppose festival at Pakistani ancient site
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Several leading Pakistani archeologists say a government cultural festival at an ancient site in the country's south is putting the ruins at risk.
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Man Woman Birth Death Infinity Peter Bebergal , February 7th, 2014 06:03 - The Quietus

Man Woman Birth Death Infinity Peter Bebergal , February 7th, 2014 06:03 - The Quietus | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Man Woman Birth Death Infinity Peter Bebergal , February 7th, 2014 06:03 The Quietus This lends itself to a wonderful tension between the two and again is reminiscent of stories where some ancient alien power makes itself known in the modern world,...
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'Lost Egypt' exhibit arrives at CT Science Center - ReminderNews

'Lost Egypt' exhibit arrives at CT Science Center - ReminderNews | Ancient History | Scoop.it
ReminderNews 'Lost Egypt' exhibit arrives at CT Science Center ReminderNews Most of us have a smattering of information about archaeological excavations and the technology used to interpret what they uncover – but the “Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets,...
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Hypatia, Ancient Alexandria's Great Female Scholar - Care2 News ...

Hypatia, Ancient Alexandria's Great Female Scholar - Care2 News ... | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Who was this woman and what was her crime? Hypatia was one of the last great thinkers of ancient Alexandria and one of the first women to study and teach mathematics, astronomy and philosophy. Though she is ...
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Ancient Roman 'Sleeping Beauty' Statue Heading Home After Being Seized By ... - CBS Local

Ancient Roman 'Sleeping Beauty' Statue Heading Home After Being Seized By ... - CBS Local | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Ancient Roman 'Sleeping Beauty' Statue Heading Home After Being Seized By ...
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The Ancient Sleeping Beauty statue  of Rome is on its way back to Rome after being in New York which is a mystery because no one knows how it ended up there. its 2000 pounds and about 2000 years old.

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Airborn Assault Ancient Discoveries BBC History Documentary

History Only in History channel is just for aducation. Please subscribele to watch more videos Airborn Assault - Ancient Discoveries (History Documentary)Sho...
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Mysterious Underwater Rivers Criss Cross the Bottom of the Ocean - Gizmodo

Mysterious Underwater Rivers Criss Cross the Bottom of the Ocean - Gizmodo | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Mysterious Underwater Rivers Criss Cross the Bottom of the Ocean
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... seen in the GIF below. The ocean often looks so placid from land, but under its surface are powerful forces and ancient mysteries.
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Grain of sand unlocks mysteries of the universe - The Canberra Times

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Grain of sand unlocks mysteries of the universe
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It was already ancient when the dinosaurs were destroyed. For that matter, it was ancient when the dinosaurs became dinosaurs.
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I didnt like this article at all just needed stuff to scoopt it was talking about how the sand or how sand can unlock the age of this world ? will anyways something learned atleast

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Pours from the Past - The Smart Set

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Pours from the Past
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Today, however, roughly 9,000 years later, you can go to your local beer store and walk out with an alcoholic concoction brewed to that seemingly lost ancient recipe.
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Somewhere between 7,000 and 5,600 BC in modern day China a jug filled with the earliest drink was found. 

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Mystery surrounds ancient Apollo statue found by Gaza fisherman - The National

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Mystery surrounds ancient Apollo statue found by Gaza fisherman
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A bronze statue of the Greek god Apollo that was lost for centuries and reported to have been fished from the sea by a Gaza fisherman last August.
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A Gaza fisherman found an ancient Apollo statue the mystery is that its marble and that is unusual. 

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Stolen artifact from Montreal museum recovered in Edmonton - CBC.ca

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Stolen artifact from Montreal museum recovered in Edmonton
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Quebec provincial police have found an ancient artifact in Edmonton after it was stolen in broad daylight from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
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Someone stole artifact from over two years it been missing is from Persia the fifth century BC. they found it and the person that had it brought it from a mutral friend. its worth more than 1 million dollars.

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Dark MATTER Paradigm: ANCIENT ADVANCED BLACK ...

Dark MATTER Paradigm: ANCIENT ADVANCED BLACK ... | Ancient History | Scoop.it
ANCIENT ADVANCED BLACK CIVILIZATIONS: Germans Vandalize And Desecrate The Great Pyramid At Giza To "Prove" Monuments Were Built By Aliens - Scientists Refute The Conspiracy Theories, And Declare With Clear Evidence That They Were ...
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Egypt Pyramid More Than 4600 Years Old Poses New Mysteries — Who Built It ... - The Inquisitr

Egypt Pyramid More Than 4600 Years Old Poses New Mysteries — Who Built It ... - The Inquisitr | Ancient History | Scoop.it
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Egypt Pyramid More Than 4600 Years Old Poses New Mysteries — Who Built It ...
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The scientists, however, believe that the children were buried at the site even before the extremely ancient pyramid was built.
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How to decipher a 4000 year-old tax return - Telegraph.co.uk

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How to decipher a 4000 year-old tax return
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When the French linguist Jean-François Champollion translated the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone in 1822, he unlocked the mysteries of Ancient Egypt.
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In the year 1994 Richard Salomon a professor at the University Of Washington. Where he received a package where there was a photo inside of a series of scrolls. Which turned out to be 4000 year -old scrolls written in Gandhari. The language from the Indo- Aryan. It was sent to him because he is one of the few that can read the language. Michael Ventris,  is credited with deciphering the scrolls. 

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Sex in the Ancient World (Egypt ) - History Channel Documentary

Sex in the Ancient World (Egypt ) - History Channel Documentary Sex in the Ancient World (Egypt ) - History Channel Documentary Sex in the Ancient World (Egy...
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Crime and Punishment in the Middle Ages | Middle Ages

Crime and Punishment in the Middle Ages | Middle Ages | Ancient History | Scoop.it
Crime and Punishment in the Middle Ages was a time of severe punishment and harsh torture for crimes that today would seem trival. People were beheaded limbs cut off. (@stilinskiziall Vagrancy,or being homeless, was considered a crime back then!
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