Anthropologists have put forth a theory that the reason why an Iranian cemetery has penis-shaped tombstones is that it may be connected to a culture from Central Asia or India that practised phallic worship, but there is little evidence to support this theory.
Europe has seen weeks of blistering drought, which has also uncovered long-buried riches. A similar incident has occurred in China as ancient Buddha statues were revealed after receding water levels of China’s Yangtze river.
A video uploaded on Youtube of footage captured by the Nautilus exploration vessel shows a patch of cobblestone pavement at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean close to Hawaii.
During an investigation by scientists of the NOAA Ocean Exploration, they found a mysterious line of holes at the summit of an underwater volcano north of the Azores at a depth of 1.7 miles in the Atlantic Ocean.
Never before seen ancient artifacts which were trafficked from Italy have been brought back to The Museum of Rescued Art, which is a new museum created solely for the purpose of exhibiting stolen artifacts.
A new research study published in the journal Geology by geologists from the Geological Society of America has said they will crack open an 830-Million-Year-Old crystal with potential life in it.
Scientists have discovered advanced ancient cities in the Amazon and it is the most compelling evidence yet that the Amazon's rainforest "wilderness" was densely populated and, in some parts, quite urbanized.
"This iron-rich material is a remnant of ancient rocks from Earth's early history or even that iron might be leaking from the core by an unknown means," was one of the comments made by the project leader. This has led to scientists studying a massive underground structure hidden deep beneath Hawaii.
Over 400 pits, each over 2 meters wide, have been unearthed by scientists around Stonehenge. These mysterious pits discovered near Stonehenge appear to be man-made, as per a new study.
Skulls of over 150 women who were ritually decapitated over 1000 years ago have been found in Mexico. Experts believe ritual human sacrifices targeted poor individuals in earlier civilizations.