Slovak archeologists were passing a manmade stone line in a dense Guatemalan jungle on their way from the camp for years. They thought that maybe it used to be a wall of a Maya water reservoir or a pool that used be there during a period of rain in the past.
It tells a very different story. The people of ancient Mexico may not have had the powerful telescopes that we have access to today, but that didn't stop them depicting the vastness of the universe all the same, as a new archeological discovery at the Nahualac Site near Mexico City shows.
Egyptian archeologists have discovered a mummy in one of two previously unexplored tombs across the Nile from the southern city of Luxor, the antiquities ministry said. The tombs were found in the 1990s by German archeologist Frederica Kampp, though she had only reached the entrance gate but never entered, the ministry said.
The discovery of a skull from the first millennium BC in Safi Alishah Avenue of Tehran has raised questions and ambiguities in the media and among experts, according to the Research Institute of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism.
Iranian and French archeologists have come acrocc relics in northeastern city of Nishabour in Khorasan Razavi Province which date back to the Iron Age, reported the Research Institute of Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicraft and Tourism Organization.
The second season of field research on an ancient settlement and cemetery in Amlash, in Iran's northern province of Gilan, led to the discovery of 14 graves dating back to the Parthian and Sassanid eras.