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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The astronomical ceiling from Senenmut's tomb

Senenmut’s tomb

This image from the second tomb built by Senenmut leaves no doubt that ancient Egyptians had great knowledge of astronomy. The ceiling is divided into two sections representing the northern and the southern skies. The southern – upper part shown in the picture above – is decorated with a list of decanal stars, as well […]

Ancient Mines on Earth

Ancient Mines on Earth

There are a number of ancient and mysterious mining operations that took place on Earth, some mines in Africa have been dated to be over 100,000 years old. Based on translations from ancient Sumerian texts, it states that the human race was created to serve as a slave race to extra terrestrials to work in […]

Hieroglyphs of Ancient Egypt

Hieroglyphs of Ancient Egypt

When modern scientists attempt to understand Egyptian hieroglyphics, they have to perceive language in a different way.   In the hieroglyphs, the letter is the carrier of the concept and each word is the extended sentence.   The words work more like an acronym. For example,  you don’t try to pronounce the word, like in […]

Tennessee Bat Creek Stone Mystery

Tennessee Bat Creek Stone Mystery

Two of the most hotly contested issues in American archaeology during the nineteenth century were the existence of an American Paleolithic of comparable age to sites in Europe and hypothetical pre-Columbian contacts with the Old World. Many fraudulent antiquities appeared adding fuel to these already heated controversies.  Some of the hoaxes include the Davenport tablets, […]