Mysterious of ancient coins

Five copper coins found in northern Australia may rewrite the history of this country. These coins are dated about 900 ties of the AD and according to scientists, come from Africa. The history of Australia can be traced only to 1606, when the region had landed Danish researchers, and now scientists at the University of… Read more Mysterious of ancient coins

Metal history

Long years ago, our house has happened mystical story a man accidentally dropped a teaspoon, that tinkled on the floor and … gone! She was never found. It would seem that so special? Little did things lost? But later I was surprised to learn that the loss of teaspoons have long taken on a global… Read more Metal history

The largest Mayan pyramid destroyed for the production of crushed stone

In Belize, for the production of crushed stone destroyed the largest Mayan pyramid.  On the destruction of the pyramid age of 2300 years it became known in early May.   The pyramid was in private ownership, but the laws of Belize taken under the protection of all the buildings that were built before the arrival… Read more The largest Mayan pyramid destroyed for the production of crushed stone

Archaeologists have found traces of the ancient spear attack

South African archaeologists have learned to recognize the impact marks on the copies of the animal bones and found that it was thrown weapons known to man, no later than 90,000 years ago. In order to establish that the traces of missile weapons, the researchers turned to modeling.  Scientists have reconstructed stone darts and spears, and… Read more Archaeologists have found traces of the ancient spear attack