Monday, November 20, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

260 Buddhist Statues & Remains of Buddha Discovered in China

More than 260 Buddhist statues and the cremated remains of what a 1,000 year-old inscription claims is the Buddha have been discovered in a village in China.

https://www.livescience.com/60933-cremated-remains-of-buddha-found.html


Sunday, November 12, 2017

Ancient Stone Structures of Saudi Arabia Revealed

Between Oct 27-29 an archaeological team took nearly 6,000 aerial photographs of ancient stone structures and other archaeological sites in Saudi Arabia. 

https://www.livescience.com/60918-aerial-images-reveal-saudi-arabia-stone-structures.html

https://www.livescience.com/60917-photos-mysterious-stone-structures-gates-saudi-arabia.html

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

2,000 year-old Egyptian Child Mummy shown in Great Detail

A new technique that merges CT scans with colorful 3D scans of a mummy's surface allows for this 2,000 year-old Egyptian child mummy to be shown in great detail.

https://www.livescience.com/60834-ancient-child-mummy-3d-scan.html

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Yuan Dynasty Shipwreck Discovered in China

A shipwreck dating to the "Yuan Dynasty," a time when the descendants of Genghis Khan ruled China, has been discovered by archaeologists.

https://www.livescience.com/60753-china-shipwreck-from-mongols-era.html

Monday, October 23, 2017

"Hundred Rules of War" of the Samurai told in English

A 450 year-old book supposedly written by Tsukahara Bokuden, a renown samurai, has been translated into English. Called the "Hundred Rules of War" it provides a series a rules that inexperienced samurai could sing so that they could learn how to prepare for battle.

https://www.livescience.com/60738-ancient-samurai-book-reveals-warrior-rules.html

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

What are they? 400 Ancient Stone Structures Discovered in Saudi Arabia

Almost 400 mysterious stone structures that range in size from 13 meters to 518 meters have been discovered in Saudi Arabia. Their purpose and exact date are unknown.

https://www.livescience.com/60698-mysterious-stone-structures-discovered-saudi-arabia.html