Archaeologists of the University found in Ecuador, traces of a culture older than 5.5 thousand years
Archaeological expedition of the far Eastern Federal University returned from the coast of Ecuador with a number of unique finds South American culture "Valdivia" age 5.5 to 4 thousand years…

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Looking for historic village from space. Where to search for treasures and old villages.
Before any novice searcher at the first output field appears in the question: "Where to look for treasures and old villages?" Just walking in the blind, in any field, it…

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The City Of Hebron

Hebron is one of oldest cities in the world and one of the four Jewish Holy cities along with Jerusalem, Tiberias and Tzfat. A city that has become a religious Shrine of three religions, is subject to constant tensions between Arabs and Jews. In addition to biblical attractions, Hebron is attractive for its glass-blowing industry, grapes, figs and olives that grows abundantly in the vicinity of the city.

Hebron is one of the oldest cities in the region, associated with the names of the patriarchs Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and king David. In the Bible, Hebron is also called Mamre and Kiryat Arba. According to the old Testament Abraham bought the cave of Machpelah for 400 shekels of silver at jetanin of Ephron to bury Sarah. In the same cave were later buried Abraham and Jacob and Isaac with their wives. There is a version that in the same cave are buried the remains of the first people on earth – Adam and eve.

Prior to the taking of Jerusalem. for seven years, Hebron was the capital of David’s Kingdom. During the Jewish war, the Romans captured the city and renamed it Abramius. Replaced the Romans came the Byzantines, then the crusaders, Mamluks, and Ottomans. During the six day war, Israeli forces took the city without meeting much resistance. Today live here, mainly Jews from English-speaking countries. Continue reading

Archaeologists have found in Pereslavl-zaleskiy the list of killers of Prince Andrei Bogolyubsky

Russian archaeologists who conducted the restoration of the Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral in Pereslavl-Zalessky (Yaroslavl region), found on its walls the oldest dated monument of North-Eastern Russia — some ancient graffiti, including a unique inscription of the XII century — a message about the assassination of Prince Andrei Bogolyubsky and a list of his murderers, said the Institute of archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

MOSCOW, 29 Sep — RIA Novosti. Russian archaeologists who conducted the restoration of the Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral in Pereslavl-Zalessky (Yaroslavl region), found on its walls the oldest dated monument of North-Eastern Russia — some ancient graffiti, including a unique inscription of the XII century — a message about the assassination of Prince Andrei Bogolyubsky and a list of his murderers, said the Institute of archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Continue reading

Excavations of ancient settlements in the desert

The Horde is a great misfortune of the Russian world,after his baptism and monument to this pure steppe,missile test ranges of the TRANS-Volga region-sebastin foe,Yes the Astrakhan Kremlin.How many troubles and miseries it was during these 300 years,many beater enslaved

“The city of the village Selitrennoe was, apparently, an old Barn (Batu), a town near Tsarev hillfort – a new Shed (built by Uzbek). The first ruins occupy a space of not less than 36 sq miles (at 12 V along the Akhtuba, bar at 3 V. width); the ruins of a second – not less than 48 square miles. In addition, 70 versts (from the settlement) extend a separate group of ruins on the crest of the Sirt along the Akhtuba. Apparently, it was a world city in the true sense of the word.Hydraulic irrigation wonderful buildings of New Barn. The city was criss-crossed by canals and irrigated by ponds (the water was also held in private houses and workshops). One of the systems of pools were located along the slope of the Syrt. A drop of water was used by plants, arranged around dams. Found the remains of an iron driving wheels in a few pounds of weight. The old Barn during the reign of Uzbek was mainly an industrial center: the ruins of hearths, brick yard, potash furnace, whole towns ceramic workshop. Continue reading

The share of Yakutia accounts for 77, 5 all the unique finds the frozen remains of ancient animals in the world
Almost every year we find mammoths, woolly rhinos and other ice age animals. But without research, these findings represent only an interesting Museum exhibits. A large amount of information can…

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The mysterious findings.
Indeed, the findings very much. So much that they could no longer hide. Very interesting on this topic the book "Forbidden archaeology" Michael Baigent . Those interested in the various…

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