Prehistory literally means the time ?before we had written records? (roughly the time before the 4th Century BC) and ancient history is the time since our
Ancient tales of Norse mariners using mysterious sunstones to navigate the ocean when clouds obscured the Sun and stars are more than just legend, according to a study published Wednesday.
By ROBERT TEMPLE — There has never been a satisfactory answer to what the Sphinx actually is or was. Anyone who goes to Giza can see for himself or herself
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Over the last few months we have gone through 30 of the worlds greatest mysteries but what we haven't covered are ancient mysteries. This list aims to put that right! Here are ten great unsolved mysteries of science. Do you have a theory that migh...
In 1929, a group of historians found an amazing map drawn on a gazelle skin. Research showed that it was a genuine document drawn in 1513 by Piri Reis, a famous admiral of the Turkish fleet in the sixteenth century.
While archaeology may not seem like the most exciting profession in the world, it certainly has its moments. Of course, you won't be excavating mummies everyday but on occasion you may find yourself face to face with some fairly intense artifacts. Wh...
An Index of EyeWitness Accounts, Vintage audio, and other website content
Mad emperors, brutal entertainments and lascivious lifestyles. These are the familiar images of ancient Rome, but what was it really like?
WarsOfTheRoses.com, The site on the civil wars fought in medieval England from 1455 to 1487 between the House of Lancaster and the House of York.
ncient Ireland is the land of Celtic mysticism, mythical heroes, shamrocks, and St. Patrick. But what is truth and what is legend?
A photographic tour of Maya archaeological sites in Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and Belize. Includes interactive maps, quotations from explorers and scholars, and a bibliography.
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