Were Our Ancestors Predominantly Vegetarian?

Were Our Ancestors Predominantly Vegetarian? Re-Thinking the “Cave Man Diet” (Paleo) Whether you subscribe to the theory of evolution, or creationism, a bit of both, or anything else, is irrelevant to this article. This article does not go into these complexities as that is an entirely different subject, with lots of information, examination and factors …

Humans Have 145 ‘Alien’ Genes: Some DNA Is NOT From Our Ancestors

Humans Have 145 ‘Alien’ Genes: Some DNA Is NOT From Our Ancestors Humans contain ‘alien’ genes not passed on from our ancestors, researchers have discovered. They say we acquired essential ‘foreign’ genes from microorganisms co-habiting their environment in ancient times. The study challenges conventional views that animal evolution relies solely on genes passed down through …

Centuries-Old Subterranean World Beneath Italian Basement

Centuries-Old Subterranean World Beneath Italian Basement An Italian man’s dream to open a modest restaurant became an archaeological obsession when he broke ground in order to repair a faulty toilet. The underground world filled with centuries of history he found beneath his building would dominate his life for more than a decade. In 2000, Luciano …

The Pharaohs Of Ancient Egypt Were Alien Hybrids, New Genetic Study Suggests

The Pharaohs Of Ancient Egypt Were Alien Hybrids, New Genetic Study Suggests A new genetic study suggests a lineage of Egyptian pharaohs was subjected to willful genetic manipulation by a technologically advanced civilization.  Some would call this definitive proof that the builders of the pyramids had a strong connection with beings that originated elsewhere in …

Retired Metal Detectorist Finds 2,000-Year-Old Roman Penis Pendant On An English Farm

Retired Metal Detectorist Finds 2,000-Year-Old Roman Penis Pendant On An English Farm A metal detectorist recently discovered a silver, penis-shaped pendant in Kent, England that was likely worn around the neck to protect a person from misfortune around 1,800 years ago.  Ancient Roman writers such as Marcus Terentius Varro (lived 116 B.C. to 27 B.C.) …

‘Lost golden city’ found in Egypt reveals lives of ancient pharaohs

‘Lost golden city’ found in Egypt reveals lives of ancient pharaohs The discovery of a 3,000-year-old city that was lost to the sands of Egypt has been hailed as one of the most important archaeological finds since Tutankhamun’s tomb. Famed Egyptologist Zahi Hawass announced the discovery of the “lost golden city” near Luxor on Thursday. …

First Carpenters in Europe more than 7,000 years old

First Carpenters in Europe more than 7,000 years old 7,000-year-old water wells unearthed in eastern Germany suggest that prehistoric farmers in Europe were skilled carpenters long before metal was discovered or used for tools, made water wells out of oak timbers.  The finds, reported in a paper in the journal PLoS ONE, contradict the common belief …

Surprising Offering of a Hallucinogenic Cactus Discovered in Prehispanic Temple in Lima

Surprising Offering of a Hallucinogenic Cactus Discovered in Prehispanic Temple in Lima Chuquitanta or El Paraíso (The Paradise) are the modern names for a monumental archaeological complex located in the Chillon River valley, several kilometres north of downtown Lima and dated to the Late Archaic Period (3500-1800 BC). More specifically, different radiocarbon dates place the …

A 900-Year-Old Crusader Sword Discovered Off The HaCarmel Coast, Israel

A 900-Year-Old Crusader Sword Discovered Off The HaCarmel Coast, Israel About 900 years ago a crusader knight who was present in the Holy Land lost a magnificent sword. Today, we can admire this precious ancient artefact that gives us the opportunity to travel back in time and a catch glimpse of important historical moments. On …