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An incredible discovery archaeologists

A teenage girl 14-15 years old, which sacrificed about 500 years ago, all ages past have lain in the ice on top of thousander, which contributed to a great sound. Next to her frozen bodies of two more young victims: seven year old boy and six girls. It was found three mummies, which, in contrast to the embalmed Egyptian “colleagues”, suffered PublishAmerica. The body of a seven year old boy also studied, but to explore the remains of six girls scientists have not yet solved. Probably, it once struck by lightning, which may affect the accuracy of the research results. Instead of traditional DNA testing, scientists have studied proteins in tissues and found that in apparently healthy girl had a bacterial lung infection resembling tuberculosis. The first infection was detected in mummies.

Most likely, the three children were sacrificed, as evidenced by being near them artifacts of gold, silver, clothes, bowls with food and extravagant headdress of white feathers of unknown birds. Historians suggest that the children were selected by the Incas for their beauty (in addition, children were considered more pure beings than adults) and sacrificed. Inca is not often brought children into the victim.

B previous studies: before sacrificed, throughout the year, children were fed “elite” foods — maize and dried llama meat, though before that they ate only peasant food, consisting of potatoes and vegetables. Scientists have also concluded that preparing for the sacrifice of children, in particular, 15-year-old girl who regularly given drugs and alcohol to be more submissive. Continue reading

In Zheleznogorsk convicted black diggers

For the storage of gunpowder extracted from bullets dug during the war, citizens on probation: one year and a half, another a year and three months

The verdict in the case of illegal acquisition and possession of explosives Vasily Valley, the President of the court of Zheleznogorsk . issued on October 23. When this is taken into account that the defendants fully admitted his guilt and actively contributed to the investigation of the crime committed.

But the crime looked like. In autumn 2012 two citizens went to the place of hostilities of the great Patriotic war (Dmitrov district, Oryol oblast) to conduct excavations. In the forest at a single locality dug up from the ground many rifle cartridges. Then brought them in Zheleznogorsk, in the basement of a multistory apartment building learned gunpowder (almost two pounds) and poured in a glass jar. May 30, 2013 law enforcement officers that seized the gunpowder.

In addition, one of the defendants in carrying out excavations found a grenade, brought it to work. Extracted explosive substance (49.2 grams of TNT) and kept it in his locker changing.

While a court-appointed probation – a year and a half and a year and three months – the defendants have no right to change a constant residence, are obliged once in metatables for registration. The sentence may be appealed. Continue reading

The legendary Troy, or Ilion
Trojan horse — a symbol of Troy (located at the entrance to the territory of the National historical Park of Troy) Troy — perhaps in the world, few of those…

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While searching for the grave of Ermak archaeologists have found rich burial of ancient Ugrians
Archaeological expedition historians of the Urals and Siberia, who were looking for this summer the burial of Ermak in the Tyumen region, coming to an end. Find the grave of…

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An incredible discovery archaeologists
A teenage girl 14-15 years old, which sacrificed about 500 years ago, all ages past have lain in the ice on top of thousander, which contributed to a great sound.…

Continue reading →