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  • Is there a lost civilization under the Persian Gulf?

    Is there a lost civilization under the Persian Gulf?

    A new review of research suggests that some of the earliest humans outside of Africa lived some 75,000 to 100,000 years ago on a once-fertile landmass that is now submerged under the Persian Gulf.

  • Egypt says Jewish slaves didn't build pyramids

    Egypt says Jewish slaves didn't build pyramids

    Egyptian archeologists presented new evidence Monday that the people who worked on the Great Pyramids of Giza were not Jewish slaves, but paid laborers. Newly discovered tombs show construction workers were honored by being buried near the pyramids.