Category: News

The Pompeii of Ancient Egypt: The Lost Golden City

News was released on April 8th, 2021 that an entire lost ancient city in Egypt had been discovered last fall. The city, although its name is “The Rise of Atun”, is being called the “ancient Egyptian Pompeii” because after the initial excavations it became… Continue Reading “The Pompeii of Ancient Egypt: The Lost Golden City”

Discovered: Ancient Christian Ruins In Egyptian Oasis

Ancient Christian ruins dating to the 5th century AD have recently been discovered to the southwest of Cairo, the capital of Egypt. A Franco-Norwegian team of archeologists stumbled upon the ruins during a series of excavations at the Tal Ganoub Qasr al-Agouz site in… Continue Reading “Discovered: Ancient Christian Ruins In Egyptian Oasis”

Lehi Horse Misdated By Over 13,000 Years

. The remains of a horse were uncovered in September, 2017 by landscapers in Utah. Initially, they were dated to around 14-16,000 years ago (which is 12-14,000 BCE) due to the geological deposits in which they were found. New results based on C-14 dating… Continue Reading “Lehi Horse Misdated By Over 13,000 Years”

Critical Discovery: 60+ Early Medieval Graves Found Beneath Cambridge University Buildings

It was announced today that “one of the most exciting finds of Anglo-Saxon archaeology since the 19th century” had been unearthed. Found at Cambridge University’s King’s College, the archeological site was discovered during renovations for new student halls. Archeologists have dated approximately 200 items… Continue Reading “Critical Discovery: 60+ Early Medieval Graves Found Beneath Cambridge University Buildings”

8,333 Ancient Mayan Archeological Artifacts In Yucatan Mexico Discovered During Train Construction Project

The discovery of 8,333 ancient Mayan archeological artifacts in Yucatan, Mexico was announced by Tren Maya on Wednesday, January 18th, 2021. Mexico’s Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (National Institute of Anthropology and History), working alongside Tren Maya, discovered the massive amount of relics… Continue Reading “8,333 Ancient Mayan Archeological Artifacts In Yucatan Mexico Discovered During Train Construction Project”

The Sistine Chapel of the Ancients: News Examined

I published an article yesterday (30 Nov. 2020) around 12:30pm about an almost 8 mile long stretch of wall covered in prehistoric art.[1] My article was a news article fundamentally based on The Guardian’s post about the rock art discovered in 2019 that is… Continue Reading “The Sistine Chapel of the Ancients: News Examined”

Eight Miles of Prehistoric Amazonian Wall Art Discovered

The discovery of almost eight miles of ancient Amazonian wall art was announced within the last 24 hours. It is being called “The Sistine Chapel of the Ancients”. This wall features multiple tens of thousands of images of humans and animals and is estimated… Continue Reading “Eight Miles of Prehistoric Amazonian Wall Art Discovered”

Antiques Dealers Arrested and Accused of Faking History

Erdal Dere and Faisal Khan were indicted on Tuesday, September 23rd in Manhattan federal court for allegedly fabricating the histories of ownership for the antiquities they sold in New York auction houses between around 2015 to September 2020. Dere is additionally being charged with… Continue Reading “Antiques Dealers Arrested and Accused of Faking History”

Huge Find, 27 Ancient Coffins Discovered In Egypt

A huge amount of coffins were discovered earlier this month and the news was released over the weekend. Numbering 27 in total so far, these colorfully painted, sealed wooden coffins are well preserved and are believed to be around 2,500 years old. They were… Continue Reading “Huge Find, 27 Ancient Coffins Discovered In Egypt”

Ancient God and Goddess Figurines Unearthed in Kültepe Dated 4,500 Years Old

The god and goddess figurines were unearthed at the Kültepe Kaniş/Karum Mound in the province of Kayseri, in Central Anatolia. The experts have dated them as being 4,300-4,500 years ago. This put their dates of creation around 2300-2500 BCE. The statuettes were discovered some undisclosed time earlier… Continue Reading “Ancient God and Goddess Figurines Unearthed in Kültepe Dated 4,500 Years Old”

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