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How a Comet Impact 13,000 Years Ago May Have Reset Ancient Civilizations

Some 13,000 years ago, a massive comet impacted Earth, changing a planet in more ways than one. In fact, the…

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MIT Scientists Find a Way to Move Massive Stones, Harnessing the Same Methods Used by Ancient Civilizations

It remains a profound enigma just how ancient civilizations across the globe managed to move supermassive blocks of stone, and…

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Lifespan of Ancient Civilizations Revealed: Are we on the Road to Collapse?

If we look at the past, we may have a better idea of where we are going. By studying the…

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Experts Find Incredible Similarities between Ancient Chinese and Maya Civilizations

Archaeological excavations taking place in Copan have revealed¬†unprecedented similarities between the ancient Chinese and Maya civilization. Although these two ancient…

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El Pital: A Massive Ancient Port City Home to 150 Pyramids

Thousands of years ago an ancient civilization contemporaneous with the ancient Maya and pyramid-city of Teotihuacan settled down in what…

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5 Confounding Archaeological Mysteries of Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt is a land full of archeological mysteries, some of which have even turned into legends. Of all the…

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3 Reasons Why Ancient American Pyramids Are as Imposing as the Egyptian Pyramids

We are all very well acquainted with the Egyptian Pyramids, but what do we know about other pyramids around the…

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Pyramidomania: 3 Striking Facts About Ancient Egyptian Pyramids and Their Legacy

For thousands of years, ancient civilizations built monuments we would come to call pyramids in modern times. Since time immemorial…

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25 Bewildering Aerial Images of Ancient Egyptian Pyramids you Should See

According to Greek historian Herodotus, the ancient Great Pyramid of Egypt was built in no more than20 years, with the…

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7 Things You Should Know About Camazotz, the Ancient Maya Bat Man God Worshipped 2,500 Years Ago

Like many other ancient cultures around the globe, the ancient Maya had a very developed religion where they worshipped numerous…

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