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Map of the Roman Empire - Ancient Cities, Rivers, and Mountains during the first century A.D.

Map of the Roman Empire - Ancient Cities, Rivers, and Mountains during the first century A.D. | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Clickable Map of the Roman Empire with ancient cities, provinces, and placenames. This large topographical map shows the New Testament world about 14 A.D.

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To see what the cities and were rivers were at during this time period is amazing because now a days all this is way different and most places are either gone or restored. Some cities may excist but are way to old and in bad shapes that you can not imagen what it was like.

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History comes alive in ancient Greece - The Sunshine Coast Daily

History comes alive in ancient Greece - The Sunshine Coast Daily | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
History comes alive in ancient Greece
The Sunshine Coast Daily
From a standing start, we explode off the line with the cheers of our adoring audience in our ears and heroic tales of ancient history in our minds.
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to see status like this in Rome is to see how the gods were like and more then anything you can see that the stadium has no seats and more then anything it showed measurement.

 

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Ancient giant virus revived - and it's still infectious - Haaretz

Ancient giant virus revived - and it's still infectious - Haaretz | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
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Ancient giant virus revived - and it's still infectious
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Its name was inspired by the Greek word pithos, the large container used by the ancient Greeks to store wine and food.
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9000-year-old stone 'portraits of the dead' go on show in Jerusalem - Daily Mail

9000-year-old stone 'portraits of the dead' go on show in Jerusalem - Daily Mail | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Daily Mail 9000-year-old stone 'portraits of the dead' go on show in Jerusalem Daily Mail 'It is extraordinary to be able to present side by side this rare group of ancient stone masks, all originating from the same region in the ancient Land of...
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mask have been found and they can possible represent the dead people but no one is sure about it. They might have used this mask for religions events or things they did.

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Appreciate the ancient - The Hindu

Appreciate the ancient - The Hindu | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
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Appreciate the ancient
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History is replete with biases, often siding with the victors. But, if it is the history of ancient Indian art, it took much more to get into the books than a mere victory.
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* Ancient cemetery found under mass grave in Northern Sri Lanka, excavations ... - Colombo Page

* Ancient cemetery found under mass grave in Northern Sri Lanka, excavations ... - Colombo Page | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
* Ancient cemetery found under mass grave in Northern Sri Lanka, excavations ...
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This may just be a death pit similar like Queen Punabi's death pit, archeologists have found about 81 bodies in this pit.  They have send this or some bodies to laboratories to do further investigation to who this people might of been.

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Charleston Voice: Ancient City Found in India, Irradiated from Atomic ...

Charleston Voice: Ancient City Found in India, Irradiated from Atomic ... | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Scientists have unearthed an ancient city where evidence shows an atomic blast dating back thousands of years, from 8,000 to 12,000 years, destroyed most of the buildings and probably a half-million people.
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After a while now more evidence of the Harappa comes out. this article talks about how an atomic bomb destroyed most of the city and killed most of its people that habit this place. this can be another theory on why the Harappans despaired it could of been the climate or the arrival of the Aryans.

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Kathryn Hunt, Unlocking Cancer's Ancient Past - OZY

Kathryn Hunt, Unlocking Cancer's Ancient Past - OZY | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
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Kathryn Hunt, Unlocking Cancer's Ancient Past
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Kathryn Hunt was a carefree, Ultimate Frisbee-playing, archaeology-loving 22-year-old when doctors detected a large tumor engulfing her right ovary.
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Archaeologist's looking and seeing how cancer has changed over time and how doctors now can see this changes to predict how they can change in the future. 

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'Pompeii:' 10 Strange Facts About the Roman Empire - Discovery News

'Pompeii:' 10 Strange Facts About the Roman Empire - Discovery News | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
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'Pompeii:' 10 Strange Facts About the Roman Empire
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The historical action movie "Pompeii," opening Friday in theaters, is actually two movies rolled into one. ...
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interesting movie coming up that is based on the Roman Empire.  talks about the hero Milo and other warriors, i would want to see this movie to see what ancient Rome could of been like.

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Socrates - Edgar Cayce's Reincarnational History of Ancient Greece - YouTube

Socrates - Edgar Cayce's Reincarnational History of Ancient Greece: Edgar Cayce was a famous twentieth-century Christian mystic who regularly entered an alte...
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Crazy Eddie's Motie News: Sex and drugs in the ancient world

Crazy Eddie's Motie News: Sex and drugs in the ancient world | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Follow over the jump for more sex and drugs from the ancient world. DNA Info New York: Mystery Artifact Unearthed at City Hall Is 19th-Century Feminine Device By Irene Plagianos on February 19, 2014 6:35am.
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One-of-a-Kind Aztec Dog Burials Found in Mexico - National Geographic

One-of-a-Kind Aztec Dog Burials Found in Mexico - National Geographic | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Past Horizons Archaeology News (press release) One-of-a-Kind Aztec Dog Burials Found in Mexico National Geographic The archaeological investigations have been carried out in the neighborhood known as Azcapotzalco, in the northwestern part of the...
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For Aztec's dog represented guidance to the afterlife. they would lead their owners and the rulers through the way and would still serve them in the after life as well as their guidance there.

 

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The naked truth about King David, the 8th son - Haaretz

The naked truth about King David, the 8th son - Haaretz | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Haaretz The naked truth about King David, the 8th son Haaretz Most probably these censorious texts were written after David's death, suggest Wright, and can be better understood in the context of rivalry between Israel and Judah in ancient times,...
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The ancient city that disappeared - NEWS.com.au

The ancient city that disappeared - NEWS.com.au | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
The ancient city that disappeared
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As the water rose, the city was left at the bottom of this new-found body of water.
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Big Brother :: Lost Kingdoms of South America

Big Brother :: Lost Kingdoms of South America | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Archaeologist Dr Jago Cooper reveals the true character of this stunning continent through its culture, people and landscapes. There is a rich and fascinating history that has been forgotten.
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Through out  south America you can find hidden temples where many people did rituals and religions things through forest and in deep jungles you may find rocks with carved images of god can be found.

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Digging on the Dark Side of Vesuvius - Popular Archaeology

Digging on the Dark Side of Vesuvius
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Since their discoveries, the ancient Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, those hapless victims of the Mt.
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Behind the Rocket Cat: Animals in Warfare from Hannibal to World War One—Blog

Behind the Rocket Cat: Animals in Warfare from Hannibal to World War One—Blog | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
This 16th century "rocket cat" has been making news lately - but the history of combat animals is much deeper. (Like the rocket cat? Read more about the history of war animals in our new blog post.
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The rocket cat is basically a resembles to a bomb tied to the back or either a cat or a pigeon to get into a town or castle. to destroy order and create a war. by using the animal.

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Ancient Gladiator School Found Buried in Austria [VIDEO] - International Business Times, India Edition

International Business Times, India Edition Ancient Gladiator School Found Buried in Austria [VIDEO] International Business Times, India Edition During a previous excavation, at an ancient military city, archaeologists recovered remnants of a...
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McClung prehistoric statue set to be state's official artifact - Knoxville News Sentinel

McClung prehistoric statue set to be state's official artifact - Knoxville News Sentinel | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
McClung prehistoric statue set to be state's official artifact
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The bills were introduced by legislators at the request of the Tennessee Council for Professional Archaeology.
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Ancient Cities Developed in a Surprisingly Similar Way to Modern Ones

The same mathematical equations that describe patterns of modern urban sprawl are equally suited to explaining the development of ancient cities (RT @The_New_Rome: MT “@PaideiadoBem: Ancient Cities Developed in Similar Ways to Modern Ones:
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Even when  time has gone by and cities have changed a lot due to technology,  their designs and many of the qualities that buildings and some cities have are the same as the ones that can bee seen in ancient cities.

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The Ancient Aztecs used to take two showers a day, and scent themselves by using flowers. Not so primitive, huh?

The Ancient Aztecs used to take two showers a day, and scent themselves by using flowers. Not so primitive, huh? | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Click here to read more... (RT @OMGFacts: The Ancient Aztecs took more showers daily than most of us take now!
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new illuminati: Ancient Irradiated Ruins and The Mohenjo Daro ‘Massacre’

new illuminati: Ancient Irradiated Ruins and The Mohenjo Daro ‘Massacre’ | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
One human skeleton in the area had a level of radioactivity approximately 50 times greater than it should have been due to natural radiation.
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Ancient mass grave found under Uffizi Gallery - The History Blog

Ancient mass grave found under Uffizi Gallery - The History Blog | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Ancient mass grave found under Uffizi Gallery ... Over the five months of excavation, archaeologists have thus far seen no evidence of trauma to the bodies, so they were not killed by violent means. ...
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Modern Human Hunter-Gatherer Foraging Patterns May Provide Clues to the Past - Popular Archaeology

Modern Human Hunter-Gatherer Foraging Patterns May Provide Clues to the Past - Popular Archaeology | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
Popular Archaeology Modern Human Hunter-Gatherer Foraging Patterns May Provide Clues to the Past Popular Archaeology Foraging patterns of modern human hunter-gatherers may provide clues to how ancient hominin (early human) ancestors foraged for...
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Hunters can find many clues from past life and too get a feeling on what it was like for them to hunt fo their food then with no tools.

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The Ancient City Of Ayutthaya - HeritageDaily

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The ancient city of Ayutthaya was founded in 1350 in the reign of King Ramathibodi I and by means of warfare and trade steadily grew in power and influence over the ensuing 400 years.
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This city was very important back then it used to be a kingdom and even a capital city. what made it big and important was that it was an international trading center well all the goods came from all over the world.

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Behind Egypt’s ancient history lies the revolution of poverty and income disparity

Behind Egypt’s ancient history lies the revolution of poverty and income disparity | mystery of the ancient history | Scoop.it
The contrast is stark. The luxury along the Nile enjoyed by a small percentage of Cairene and tourist juxtaposed against the poverty and slums that over 70% of the Egyptian people live in is brutal.
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