Category Archives: Archaeology

Some History of Egypt and Archaeological Discoveries from Nile Valley

The Greek historian Herodotus called Egypt, “The Gift of the Nile,” and along that life-giving river, the ancient Egyptians built their amazing civilization, one they ruled for three millennia. The history of Egypt is divided into : Prehistoric, Ancient, Greco-Roman, Medieval, and … Continue reading

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Stonehenge: An Ancient Engineering Marvel?

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 3 km west of Amesbury. It consists of a ring of standing stones, with each standing stone around 4.0 m high, 2.1 m wide and weighing around 25 tons. The stones are set within earthworks in the middle of the densest complex of Neolithic and Bronze Age … Continue reading

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Study of Paleogeographic Regions Through Maps

 Paleogeographic regions are the geographic regions which existed in ancient time. The study of these regions show us a glimpse of evolution of earth and life on earth.They help us to trace back the evolution process.They give us an account … Continue reading

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Researchers Found Remains of Atlantic City

Atlantic City was an American military base on Jan Mayen during the Second World War. This image was taken in 1946 or 1947 by Odd Gjeruldsen. It hangs on the wall at the meteorological station on Jan Mayen. Credit: Odd … Continue reading

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