Arctic shipwreck reveals new details of tragic 1845 expedition

Arctic shipwreck reveals new details of tragic 1845 expedition

An Arctic shipwreck ‘frozen in time’ is revealing new details of a tragic 1845 expedition Canada’s researchers published new photographs of a remarkably well-preserved shipwreck that shed new light on the ill-fated 1845 Arctic expedition in which John Franklin, the famed British explorer, died. According to Parks Canada, in collaboration with Inuit researchers, the wreck of HMS Terror was effectively […]

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A student found an ancient Canadian village that’s 10,000 years older than the Pyramids

A student found an ancient Canadian village that’s 10,000 years older than the Pyramids

A student found an ancient Canadian village that’s 10,000 years older than the Pyramids For hundreds (maybe thousands) of years, generations of the Heiltsuk Nation, an indigenous group in British Columbia, have passed down the oral histories of where they came from. The Nation claims that its ancestors migrated to a coastal region in Canada that never froze in the Ice […]

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3,800-year-old Tablet With World’s Oldest Customer Complaint Goes Viral: ‘What Do You Take Me For?’

3,800-year-old Tablet With World's Oldest Customer Complaint Goes Viral: 'What Do You Take Me For?'

3,800-year-old Tablet With World’s Oldest Customer Complaint Goes Viral: ‘What Do You Take Me For?’ People lived, worked and spent time with their families in ancient Mesopotamia just as we do today. They also had everyday problems, and some of the clay tablets found at the site of the ancient city of Ur, which today is Tell el-Muqayyar in southern Iraq, […]

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AMERICAN INDIAN SAILED TO EUROPE WITH VIKINGS?

AMERICAN INDIAN SAILED TO EUROPE WITH VIKINGS?

Did Native American travel with the Vikings and arrive in Iceland centuries before Columbus set sail? Scientists were searching for answers to historical puzzles by sifting through the genetic code of some Icelanders. They were looking to see if a New World Native American woman accompanied the Vikings back to Europe, five centuries before Columbus returned to Spain with native […]

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