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The Karahna Festivals Tablet de Hattusa

The Karahna Festivals Tablet de Hattusa

This clay tablet describes the ceremonies in honor of various gods, as celebrated by the Hittite Kings at various sites. The Karahna festivals consist of 7 ceremonies, each one lasting 3 days. For instance...

Papagaios Mumificados da Amazônia Descobertos no Deserto de Atacama

Papagaios Mumificados da Amazônia Descobertos no Deserto de Atacama

Archaeologists in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile have come across the curious cultural practice of using mummified parrots in ritual burials. But how on earth did they transport Amazonian parrots through the Andes to get them there?

Eles descobrem um depósito excepcional de ânforas romanas em Aquileia

Eles descobrem um depósito excepcional de ânforas romanas em Aquileia

Um excepcional depósito de ânforas romanas usadas na antiguidade para o transporte de alúmen é o resultado da campanha de escavação da Università Ca 'Foscari di Venezia, atualmente em curso em Aquilea sob a direção de Daniela Cottica no âmbito do projeto «Puerto Romano de Aquilea - costa leste: investigações arqueológicas na antiga fazenda Sandrigo ”.

História do Níger - História

História do Níger - História

NIGERNiger is a land-locked country in western Africa, covered with desert, except for a band of territory running south of the Niger River. In past centuries, Niger& 39;s territory has come under the control of successive empires originating in Mali, Chad, and Nigeria. In the 1800s, Britain and Germany came into the picture as their explorers searched for the source of the Niger River.

Cartela de Menes

Cartela de Menes

The cartouche of Egyptian king Menes, c. 3150 BCE, the legendary first ruler of Egypt considered to have united Upper and Lower Egypt and founded the First Dynasty. From the Abydos kinglist, Abydos...

Biplano Vickers Tipo 253 (G.4 / 31)

Biplano Vickers Tipo 253 (G.4 / 31)

Vickers Type 253 (G.4/31) BiplaneThe Vickers Type 253 general purpose biplane was the first aircraft to use the geodetic construction method devised by Barnes Wallis, and made famous on the Wellington bomber. It was designed to satisfy Air Ministry specification G.4/31, for a general purpose aircraft.