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The legends of Lamia and Empusa

There are many legends about lamias, strange creatures of darkness but did they ever exist, or is it just a…

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Fossil fuels were used in ancient Greece 3,000 years ago

An international team of archaeologists has discovered that more than 3,300 years ago, Mycenaeans stoked their ovens with coal. This…

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The mysteries of Luristan bronze figurines

In the late 20s of the last century, the antique market was flooded with exquisite bronze figurines, like Luristan bronze…

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Mysterious ancient ruins of Rumkale

Rumkale was a powerful fortress on the river Euphrates.

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10 medieval helmets worn by warriors in the past

The medieval helmet was a type of protective gear worn to protect the head, and it was also occasionally used…

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Kowloon: how the city with the highest population density went down in history

The city of Kowloon in Hong Kong is well-known for having the highest population density of any place on the…

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The Valknut Mystery: Why the most mysterious symbol of Norse mythology has such a bad reputation

The valknut consists of three interlocking triangles. It appears on a number of artefacts from the ancient Germanic peoples' archaeological…

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Matera – an ancient stone city in Italy

Matera is one of the most unusual and oldest settlements in Italy. The city of Matera is located in the…

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Archaeologists have found the lost third solar(Sun) temple: the greatest discovery of the last 50 years

Egypt's archaeologists have found evidence of a rare ancient sun temple, the third ever found and the first in 50…

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How the war pigs of ancient Rome easily defeated any army

It was recorded that the Romans used pigs in their fight against the war elephants.

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Why are the 3 pyramids of Giza depicted on an ostrich egg of 5,000 years old

The ancient Egyptians hunted ostriches even in pre-dynastic times. During this period, their eggs were widely used for a variety…

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The Serpent Gods

Were mythological lizards, snakes, and dragons really present on the planet, or were they just used in legends as frightening…

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