Thursday, March 22, 2018
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
This news story is archived which means that, while it is still available to view, the information contained within may be outdated and the original source site/link may no longer be viewable.

For the most recent stories, please visit either the site's home page or main news section.

Traces of lost Amazon civilization found

Posted on Wednesday, 22 November, 2006 | Comment icon 3 comments

Image credit: Elias Bizannes
"A well-known Japanese archaeologist said Tuesday a team he is leading has found further evidence of a little-known ancient civilization in the Bolivian Amazon."

  View: Full article

 Source: Japan Times

  Discuss: View comments (3)


Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #1 Posted by ufo guy on 22 November, 2006, 17:35
thats absoleutly amazing
Comment icon #2 Posted by Star_girl on 23 November, 2006, 12:16
Comment icon #3 Posted by woody82 on 23 November, 2006, 17:16
Got to admit it, i'd love to be doing that job right now. Still i'm set to study history so meh maybe someday. Still amazing kind of story why it disappeared will always be a common question and can lead to many good solutions, aliens, plague etc.

Please Login or Register to post a comment.

  On the forums
Did Triceratops use its horns to attract a mate ?
Scientists believe that dinosaurs like Triceratops may have used their horns to impress potential partners.
Mystery 'Cotswold cat shaver' strikes again
Several cat owners in Gloucestershire have reported having their pet felines shaved by an unknown individual.
Self-driving car kills pedestrian in Arizona
The accident marks the first time that a pedestrian has ever been killed by an autonomous vehicle.
Amazon boss takes his robot dog for a walk
Tech entrepreneur Jeff Bezos attended Amazon's annual MARS conference with a very unusual companion.
Other news in this category
Elongated skulls belonged to 'foreign' brides
Posted 3-17-2018 | 3 comments
Researchers have been unraveling the mystery of elongated skulls discovered in southern Germany....
Hidden text found in 1,000-year-old hymn book
Posted 3-15-2018 | 4 comments
Scientists have found the writings of a 2nd-century Greek physician hidden beneath pages of religious text....
Was long-lost Viking settlement in Canada ?
Posted 3-12-2018 | 2 comments
Known as Hop, the settlement has been spoken of in Norse sagas passed down over hundreds of years....
The building of Stonehenge was a celebration
Posted 3-9-2018 | 5 comments
The construction of the world-famous stone circle may have been all about bringing people together....
How did the Egyptians align the Great Pyramid?
Posted 2-21-2018 | 6 comments
Archaeologist and engineer Glen Dash has worked out how such a precise alignment was achieved....
Pair of ancient Roman boxing gloves unearthed
Posted 2-21-2018 | 11 comments
The well-preserved gloves were discovered during the excavation of a Roman fort on Hadrian's Wall....
Mystery of deadly Roman 'Gate to Hell' solved
Posted 2-19-2018 | 3 comments
Scientists have determined what made the notorious Roman cave so deadly to those who ventured inside....

 View: More news in this category
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 © 2001-2017
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ