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17th century illustration of a woman committing sati: self-immolation on her husband’s funeral pyre.

century illustration of a woman committing sati: self-immolation on her husband’s funeral pyre.

The Necromanteion was an ancient temple dedicated to the god of the Underworld, Hades, and his consort, the goddess Persephone. According to ancient Greek beliefs, while the bodies of the dead decayed

Necromanteion – The Ancient Temple of the Dead

Magic in Ancient Greece: Necromancy, Curses, Love Spells, and Oracles

The ancient Egyptians sometimes referred to their temples as ‘houses of eternity’ or ‘mansions of millions of years’, reflecting the fact that many were made stone and were therefore unlikely to perish like other structures

Pharaoh Thutmosis-era temple found by accident in Egypt

A underwater temple from the time of Pharaoh Thutmosis III, one of Egypt’s greatest warrior kings, has been uncovered near Cairo

The Tamam Shud Enigma

The Tamam Shud Enigma – Dead Body found in Australia with Ancient Persian Connection

A study of the bones of 700 people unearthed at Hereford Cathedral in England has shown that one may have been a medieval knight. Archaeologists noted many broken bones, some knitted, on the skeleton

Homoncule, la mise au point. - Tradivostok

tTO UNDER PLEASE RED STEVE QUAYLE LITTLE CREATURES.Although science has made much progress in the last century, there are still numerous ethical issues that need to be addressed by the scientific community. One such issue is that of the creation of ar

Anomalous Mayan temple found at El Pilar. The Maya began building monumental structures at El Pilar about 800 BC, which had about 20,000 residents.

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Many centuries ago on the border of Belize and Guatemala, Maya people built a large city surrounded by a cultivated jungle garden that was home to around people, which archaeologists call El Pilar.

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Thousands of ships have gone down in the Great Lakes. Many have been discovered and their stories recounted.

In the Sinah desert stands Kuntillet Ajrud, a remote settlement that was found in 1975 by the archaeologist Ze’ev Meshel of the University of Tel Aviv. The settlement is dated to the 8th century

Kuntillet Ajrud: The Ancient Fortress that puzzles archaeologists

In the Sinah desert stands Kuntillet Ajrud, a remote settlement that was found in 1975 by the archaeologist Ze’ev Meshel of the University of Tel Aviv. The settlement is dated to the century

Roman Doctors: From Charlatans to Wonder-Workers

Roman Doctors: From Charlatans to Wonder-Workers By Joshua Yankell Senior Honors Theses, Brandeis University Introduction: This thesis explores the course of Roman medicine from its birth through its development […]

The tale of our creation we know from the Bible is only half the story—one which has been heavily edited. But have you ever wondered how god created male and female in his image? There are other

Goddess Ninkharsag—Ancient Powerful Mother who Faded into The Holy Ghost

The tale of our creation we know from the Bible is only half the story—one which has been heavily edited. But have you ever wondered how god created male and female in his image?

Medieval leprosy genome explains sudden decline - UPI.com

Medieval leprosy genome explains sudden decline

Skeleton of Scandinavian Man Might Be Patient Zero in Spread of Leprosy to Britain

La verdad sobre los gladiadores, los atletas más famosos de Roma - BBC Mundo

La verdad sobre los gladiadores, los atletas más famosos de Roma

This is another podcast from "In Out Time" this time about Spartacus.

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