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Now seen as early evidence of prehistoric worship, the hilltop site was previously shunned by researchers as nothing more than a medieval cemetery.

The Sphinx and Great Pyramids of Egypt

Gobekli Tepe, thought to be the oldest place of worship and a massive series of

The Incan civilization

Rhino drawings from the Chauvet Cave, 37,000 to 33,500 years old

Library of Celsus. (Credit: Public Domain)

(Photo by Michele Falzone via Getty Images)


No, There Wasn't an Advanced Civilization 12,000 Years Ago

Cats in the Ancient World

A geologist claims that the world's oldest pyramid is hidden under rubble (pictured) in

Slavery in ancient Greece

The Great Pyramid of Giza: Last Remaining Wonder of the Ancient

Reproduction of the ancient mayan calendar found in Chichen Itza, Mexico

World's Oldest-Known Figurative Paintings Discovered in Borneo Cave

History of Rome

According To Controversial Ancient Texts, The Egyptian Civilization Is At Least 40,000 Years Old

After the Ice: A Global Human History, 20,000-5000 BC

Visit Some of the Most Ancient Cities in the World

Malta Sea Oldest Structures

A New History of the First Peoples in the Americas

Logging BC's endangered ancient forests speeds up the sixth mass extinction

Ancient History of Aratta-Ukraine (20,000 BCE - 1,000 CE) Paperback – January 29, 2015

Temple of Hera

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The Aztec Pyramid

After the Ice: A Global Human History, 20,000-5000 BC

Human sacrifices

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The Original Egypt - The Spinx

Logging Vancouver Island's last ancient stands into oblivion

England, 3000 B.C.

Expansion of early modern humans from Africa.

Mark Lehner and Zahi Hawass agree wholeheartedly: Egyptians built the Pyramids. But who were they exactly?© Ugurhan Betin/iStockphoto

A newly discovered cave, seen in an undated handout photo, in a remote valley in B.C.'s Wells Gray Provincial Park just might be the country's largest cave.

Volcano sizes

2,601-2,515 BC. Since the Egyptian people believed wholeheartedly that each Pharaoh was divine (a god to be worshipped) then we can logically conclude that ...

Pyramids at Giza. (DEA/A Vergani/De Agostini/Getty Images)

Doggerland, Britain and Western Europe. Image via National Geographic.

Another book I haven't mentioned earlier is Marshall Sahlins's classic Stone Age Economics (1972). This is a collection of essays, the most important of ...



A Comprehensive Guide to the Mesopotamians

Ziggurat at Ur

The Venus of Willendorf - 24,000 BC

Ancient Greece

The terraces are bordered by retaining walls of stone (pictured) that can be accessed

Persia (now Iran), 470 B.C.

Derinkuyu Underground City is an ancient multilevel underground city in the Derinkuyu district in Nevsehir Province

8,700 BC: the Younger Dryas hits the Atlas Mountains

Flores, Guatemala

Stone Henge, Salisbury England - c.2100 BC

Malta and Sicily, 20,000 – 12,000 BC. Image courtesy of Lenie Reedijk

11591. Goal: 20000

Found under 35 feet of sand and alongside 2 mastodon bones, which would make the artifact at least 11,000 years old.

Map of World at 750CE ...

Britain's prehistoric catastrophe revealed: How 90% of the neolithic population vanished in just 300 years

Porch of the Caryatids on Erechtheion temple, Acropolis, Athens, Greece built between 421

The Pyramids of Ancient Egypt

History of the Americas

31,000 – 20,000 years ago Oldest Shaman was Female, Buried with the Oldest Portrait Carving

Indus Valley civilization

Ancient Bones Spark Fresh Debate over First Humans in the Americas

14 of the oldest continuously inhabited cities

Spot the signs: geometric forms can be found in paintings, as at Marsoulas in France

Who carved the Sphinx? Lehner and others believe it was Khafre, the builder of the second Great Pyramid.

Modern humans exchange resources over long distances. Image courtesy of Karen Carr Studio.

Great Pyramid of Cheops at Giza, which was not, as many believe, built

01 ancient ruins - Aleksandrovo Tomb

20,000-Year Old Pottery Fragment from Xianrendong, West Section 2A.

Alleged helmet and skull from a deceased soldier at the Battle of Marathon (Royal Ontario


Greek Dark Age

Megalithic Temples

10 of the best ancient ruins … that you've probably never heard of

Egypt, Centuries around 2500 B.C.

Can the Ancient World Save Us from the Antibiotic-Resistant Suberbug Apocalypse?

6) It's A Building Built On A Hill – With An Altitude Of 885 Meters Above Sea Level

Caesar's Civil War from 49 BC to 45 BC saw Roman armies fighting each other in Italy, Spain, Greece and Egypt.

Ancient Mesopotamia's place in world history. Further study. Middle East 3500BC

How Human Beings Almost Vanished From Earth In 70,000 B.C.

Principal sites associated with Aegean civilizations.

Early states of the world

10,000 B.C.

Tripoli, Libya

female figurines from Dolni Vestonice