3 Archaeological Discoveries That Challenge Mainstream History

New archaeological discoveries show us that history may not be exactly as we learned in school. Rather than thinking about history as a picture, try visualizing it as a puzzle that lacks all of its pieces. For centuries, researchers have been trying to put together a consistent timeline of history,…

5 ‘Impossible’ Engineering Marvels of the Ancient World

Through the engineering marvels of the ancient world, we learn the most about the civilizations that existed thousands of years ago. Structures that consist only of one stone can be traced all the way back to the Neolithic era. So-called monolithic structures are what their name suggests, one large rock…

King Tutankhamun Carried a Dagger Made out of Meteorite

Many things have been told about King Tutankhamun. Space travel, aliens, meteorites. Let's clarify it as much as we can. It’s all over the internet, “King Tut wielded a blade from space!”, or something of that nature. The headlines grasp our attention immediately, causing us to drop what we’re doing…

The Mystery of the 2,000-Year-Old Ancient Computer Has Just Been Solved

The world’s most ancient computer, Antikythera mechanism, has long been puzzling researchers. Who created it and most importantly, for what reason? It seems that after years of research, this mystery was finally solved. But first of all, let’s take a look at a brief history of the Antikythera mechanism. The…

Long-Sought Aristotle’s Tomb Is Discovered in Northern Greece

Aristotle's tomb has been finally found! The burial site of one of the most important figures in the history of Western civilization is no longer an enigma. A group of archaeologists recently announced that they have discovered Aristotle's tomb. Near the Agora of the ancient town of Stagira, a team…

40,000-Year-Old Stone Bracelet Is the Oldest Artifact Ever Found

This green stone bracelet might be the oldest artifact in human history. He who understands the past will understand the future and yet the bracelet that belonged to an important member of the Denisovan society remains a mystery despite the newly gathered information. It is not easy to understand the…

Are Megalithic Structures ‘Alive’ Or Just Barren Rock?

Do megalithic structures all over the Earth have any power or are they just rocks? The fear of the unknown has plagued humanity since its humble beginnings. We feared phenomena we couldn't understand and created gods and religions in order to explain them. Religion offered much-needed consolation to human beings…