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Mystery of King David

Mystery of King David

The Old Testament of the Bible is our only source of information about David. No ancient inscription mentions him. No archaeological discovery can be securely linked to him. The quest to find archaeological evidence that proves David was a person remains an interpretation of the Biblical text.   There are no ancient inscriptions that can be […]

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Moabite Stone Paris - Musée du Louvre

The Mystery of the Moabite Stone?

This stone was discovered in 1868 among the ruins of Diban, the ancient capital of Moab, the country that was located across the sea from Israel.  It was a very unique find and European powers quickly acted to acquire it.  The Bedouin tribe that had possession of the stone felt threatened, so they destroyed it, […]

What happened 12,800 years ago?

What happened 12,800 years ago?

There is a theory that the Earth was hit by a comet around 12,800 years ago with globally cataclysmic effects that brought on an epoch of devastating, cold, darkness and floods known by geologists as the Younger Dryas. For the past seven years academics have been involved in such an intense dispute about whether or […]

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Comet Strike Evidence Found in Tutankamun’s Brooch and the Sahara Desert

A comet strike hit the Earth long ago, and evidence has been discovered in Tutankhamun’s brooch by African and international researchers. The comet entered Earth’s atmosphere above Egypt about 28 million years ago and exploded, “raining down a shock wave of fire which obliterated every life form in its path,” according to the researchers. The […]

Icebergs Sail to Florida in ancient days

Icebergs Sailed to Florida on Ice Age Floods

Imagine icebergs as tall as the Eiffel Tower silently drifting by Florida’s balmy beaches. Add a few braying walruses, and mammoths grazing nearby on a broad coastal plain, and there’s Ice Age Florida for you. And believe it or not, the icebergs are among the most indisputable parts of this picture. During the last Ice […]

Geoglyph constructed by children is 6,000 years old

Geoglyph constructed by children is 6,000 years old

Children were involved in the construction of a geoglyph in the Urals which was only discovered thanks to images taken from space. It predates Peru’s famous Nazca Lines by thousands of years, archaeologists have announced. But they are no nearer answering why ancient man made it, nor can they yet fathom which group built the […]

Archaeologists Unearth Ancient Greek Mosaics in Zeugma, Turkey

Archaeologists Unearth Ancient Greek Mosaics in Zeugma, Turkey

The Zeugma excavation project conducted by Oxford Archaeology and supported by Packhard Humanities Institute and the Ministry of Culture of Turkey has recently unearthed three ancient Greek mosaics in the Turkish city of Zeugma. Zeugma had received some press and support in 2000 after flooding caused by construction began to bury and damage artifacts in […]

The Moundbuilders

Who were the Moundbuilders?

Most people consider our society to be highly advanced and sophisticated, especially when compared to any of the previous ones that came before us, yet we, collectively, cannot even answer the question: When did human history actually begin?  It seems a simple enough question, but not a single person, throughout recorded history, has managed to […]

Napta Playa

Napta Playa

Nestled in the Nubian Desert is an archaeological basin that has ties to some of the most ancient cultures that inhabited Earth.  There are many African sites that have been left to the devices of time, unprotected, and unexplored.   Luckily, many of the sites have been preserved by the totally dry climate where they exist.  […]

Who were the Nephilim?

Who were the Nephilim?

In the Bible it states, “The Nephilim were on earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children to them. These were the mighty men that were of old, the men of renown.”   There is a great deal of controversy that […]

Myths about Hell & Subterranean places

Myths about Hell & Subterranean places

Cultures throughout history describe entrances into underworlds. Below is a list of ancient civilizations and the underworlds that they describe in their oral, pictorial, and written histories. Hell is related to the concept of the underworld. In the myths of many ancient cultures, the underworld was the mysterious and often gloomy realm of the dead. […]

Conehead Skull Mystery

Conehead Mummies and Egyptian Hieroglyphs

The data about the cone head skulls found near the town of Ica, Peru is incomplete, and that makes the correct assessment of their age, origin, and context with other hominids uncertain.  I visited the Ica musuem and viewed the mummies to find them very peculiar and a bit of a mystery.  Some of the […]

Mystery of The Yonaguni Monument In Japan

Mystery of The Yonaguni Monument In Japan

In the 1980s, the special rock formations on the seabed in Yonaguni, Japan were found. Some believe that they are created by nature itself, while others believe they are man-made. Other historians have argued that the last time this place was above water was 10,000 years ago. Viewing underwater images, it is hard not to […]

Hermetic Secrets in Architecture:  Nashville, Tennessee

Hermetic Secrets in Architecture: Nashville, Tennessee

Although constructed two centuries apart, Nashville Tennessee has two reproductions of mythic temples, – The Parthenon and Mount Meru.   The symbolism does not end with mythic temples and figures.  Many places in Tennessee share names with those of antiquity:  Memphis, Alexandria, Athens, Carthage, Sparta, Troy, Bethlehem, Lebanon, and others.  A statue of Hermes soars above […]