Posts Tagged ‘oldest’

The Oldest Maya Murals and Royal Violence at San Bartolo, Guatemala

In 2001, deep in the sweltering jungles of Guatemala, completely by chance, archaeologists stumbled into the substructure of a lost Maya pyramid, which was the discovery of San Bartolo. To their utter astonishment, they discovered an enormous, domed chamber, its walls bejeweled with exquisitely preserved murals. The vivid, yellow, white, red, and black ochre iconography […]

The Saint-Bélec Slab Revealed to be Europe’s Oldest 3D Map

A remarkable discovery, in what is being viewed as “Europe’s oldest known 3D map,” has been brought to light through a scientific collaboration effort. The “map” in question is a Bronze Age stone slab, 2m by 1.5m (5×6 feet), known as the Saint-Bélec slab, which was lost and then miraculously “rediscovered” in the cellar of […]

Our oldest secret: We have been super-predators for 2 million years

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 19

America’s second oldest polar bear dies after outliving average life span by 10 years

The second oldest male polar bear in the United States has died after outliving the average lifespan by ten years. Cincinnati Zoo announced that the 31-yer-old bear, known as Little One, was euthanized because of chronic health issues. The bear, who moved to Cincinnati Zoo in 2007, significantly outlived the median life expectancy for the species […]

Israel’s National Library Highlights World’s Oldest, Rarest Passover Haggadot

(The Media Line) When Jewish families the world over gather around the Passover table this weekend, they will read from a text that has evolved over the centuries and has helped tell and retell the story of Passover to countless generations: the Haggadah. The Haggadah is a text that recounts the story of the ancient […]

Oldest Recipe Found in Egypt Written in Greek

Oldest Recipe Found in Egypt Written in Greek By Philip Chrysopoulos March 22, 2021 Dried red lentils. Credit: /Wikimedia Commons/ The oldest written recipe found in Egypt is dated approximately the year 300 AD. A recipe for red lentils, it was written on papyrus in the Greek language. The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities […]

Vaccines – The Second Oldest Profession

Vaccines – The Second Oldest Profession Henry Makow In 1988, Eustace Mullins blew the whistle on the vaccine scam. Order the book here. Pfizer and BioNTech Announce Extremely Positive Phase 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Data; Production of 1.3 Billion Doses in 2021 Planned Pfizer CEO sold $5.6 million in stock on the day of Vaccine […]

Ancient Red Sea Port May Have World’s Oldest Pet Cemetery

Archaeologists unearthed an extensive animal burial ground at the 2,000-year-old port of Berenice on the Red Sea coast of Egypt a decade ago. Now they say that the evidence found in almost 600 animal graves suggests this could be the world’s oldest pet cemetery. The site was first discovered by archaeozoologist Marta Osypinska and her […]

The Oldest? 17,300-Year-Old Kangaroo Painting Discovered in Australia

A life size red ochre  kangaroo painting has been discovered in  Australia. The ancient artwork has been dated to around 17,300 years old and the researchers are calling it “the oldest dated painted figure in an Australian rock shelter.” What can it tell us about the ancient history of Australia? The Oldest Roo In Oz: Kangaroo […]

Dangoor family gives largest-ever donation to world’s oldest think tank

The wealthy Dangoor family is giving the largest ever donation to the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI), the oldest defense and security think tank in the world. The donation, totaling some £2 million, is being made through the family’s charitable foundation, The Exilarch’s Foundation, which has in the past given financial […]

Obama’s oldest daughter Malia working on TV show alongside Donald Glover

The 22-year-old has been recruited to be the part of the writers room for a series on Amazon’s Prime Video. The American actor’s deal with Amazon includes several projects and one potential series among them could be “Hive”, a programme revolving around a personality like Beyoncé, reported The Hollywood Reporter. The news report said that […]

Christian leaders remain silent as the church recycles its oldest hatred

Browse > Home / Featured Articles / Christian leaders remain silent as the church recycles its oldest hatred February 19, 2021 by Melanie Phillips – JNS.org Read on for article The World Council of Churches has gone full theological incitement against the State of Israel. Rev. Frank Chikane of the World Council of Churches. Credit: […]

Mammoth DNA Breaks Record for World’s Oldest Sequence

Researchers have sequenced the oldest known DNA in the world. Using material from the Early and Middle Pleistocene sub-epochs, the ancient DNA analysis shatters the record for the world’s oldest sequenced DNA. It comes from mammoth remains that were discovered in the Siberian permafrost and proves that under the right conditions ancient DNA can survive […]

‘World’s oldest known beer factory’ unearthed in Egypt

American and Egyptian archaeologists working at one of the most prominent historic sites of ancient Egypt have unearthed the oldest known beer factory in the world. Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of Egypt’s supreme council of antiquities, said the factory was found in Abydos, an ancient burial ground located in the desert west of the Nile River, […]

Why Netanyahu chose racist Jewish supremacists over his oldest political allies

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Oldest person in Europe recovers from Covid just in time for 117th birthday

Europe‘s oldest person, a Catholic nun living in the south of France, has survived a Covid-19 infection and is now considered fully recovered just in time to celebrate her 117th birthday this week. Lucile Randon, who took the name of Sister Andre when she joined her religious order in 1944, had tested positive for coronavirus […]

Europe’s oldest person – a 116-year-old French nun – survives COVID-19

A 116-year-old French nun who is believed to be Europe’s oldest person has survived COVID-19 and is looking forward to celebrating her 117th birthday on Thursday. The Gerontology Research Group, which validates details of people thought to be 110 or older, lists Frenchwoman Lucile Randon — Sister André’s birth name — as the second-oldest known […]

One of the world’s oldest mosques found in Tiberias, Israel

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Oldest Tool Use Thrown Back To Two million Years In Oldupai Gorge Find

An interdisciplinary team of researchers have unearthed the oldest stone tools at the oldest archaeological site in the famous Oldupai Gorge, popularly known as the Cradle of Humankind. Their discoveries also reveal how the earliest hominins coped with climate change two million years ago. The new study is published in  Nature Communications  and provides an […]

Israel’s Oldest Royal Seal With Writing Was Bought For A Steal

A professor who bought a 2,300-year-old Iron Age royal seal, only paid a handful of shekels for something beyond value. About forty years ago Professor Yigal Ronen from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) was strolling through the Bedouin market in Beersheba, a biblical town in southern Israel, now a city and the main […]

High-school student attempts to preserve Vermont’s oldest Jewish cemetery

The autumn leaves crunched underfoot as Netanel Crispe walked uphill toward the northwest corner of the small cemetery. He stopped and examined a toppled headstone.“The last time I was here this was standing up,” he said, regarding the weathered, gray stone. “At least it hasn’t broken.”Crispe brushed away the leaves to reveal a carving at […]

‘Scorpion King’s Domain’: The Oldest Place Name Sign in the World

The oldest place name sign in the world has been found in Egypt. The inscription, which was etched into a rock in Wadi el Malik east of Aswan, dates back to the late fourth millennium BC. It names the location as part of the “Domain of the Horus King Scorpion.” Discovering the Oldest Place Name […]

Oldest Greek Holocaust survivor Esther Cohen dies at 96

Esther Cohen, Greece’s oldest Holocaust survivor, has passed away at the age of 96, local news in Greece reported Thursday.  According to the European Jewish Congress (EJC,) Cohen lived in the city of Ioannina in northern Greece. A representative of the Jewish community of Ioannina said she died “of old age.”  Cohen was only 17-years-old […]

Vaccines – The Oldest Scam | Murder by Injection

Vaccines – The Oldest Scam Henry Makow In 1988, Eustace Mullins blew the whistle on the vaccine scam. Pfizer and BioNTech Announce Extremely Positive Phase 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Data; Production of 1.3 Billion Doses in 2021 Planned Pfizer CEO sold $5.6 million in stock on the day of Vaccine Announcement Not only do drugmakers […]

Does Newfoundland Island Have the Oldest Intact Ancient Ships in the World?

In relatively shallow ocean waters on the north east coast of Newfoundland Island there are the remains of several ships with the most unusual characteristics. It has been determined that these ships may be the oldest intact ships in the world. We constantly hear of discoveries of the remains of ancient ships and, maybe, because […]

Does Newfoundland Have the Oldest Intact Ancient Ships in the World?

In relatively shallow ocean waters on the north east coast of Newfoundland Island there are the remains of several ships with the most unusual characteristics. It has been determined that these ships may be the oldest intact ships in the world. We constantly hear of discoveries of the remains of ancient ships and, maybe, because […]

Local History Enthusiasts Discover Oldest Medieval Scottish Bridge

A lost medieval bridge, dating back to the 1300s, has been discovered submerged beneath the whiskey-tinted waters of Scotland’s River Teviot. The cities, towns and villages of Middle Age Europe were built around harbors, rivers and canals. If you look at a map of Britain and Ireland, notice the number of major population centers built […]

Neolithic Maliq Man Had Oldest Known Case of Osteopetrosis

Research on a 6,000-year-old skeleton has revealed the undeniable presence of the rare genetic disorder known as stone bone disease or osteopetrosis. This discovery will help us to understand the nature of the disease more fully and is yet another example of how ancient remains can help specialists to understand the history and development of […]

‘The Lord Ain’t Ready for Me’: Oldest Living American Cites Faith When Asked About Longevity

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Hester Ford, the oldest living American, is not ashamed to cite her faith when speaking to others about her long life. She believes that she is still here because it is not her time yet. “I’m living for the Lord, hun,” Ford told Yahoo News in an interview. While there is discrepancy […]

World’s Oldest Surviving Amphitheater Preserved at Pompeii

Amphitheaters, with their gladiators, executions, and macabre contests, have fascinated people for millennia. They have featured in countless novels, books, and video games. One of the best-preserved and possibly the oldest extant amphitheaters is found at Pompeii. It is one of the many structures that were protected by deep ash and debris when Mt Vesuvius […]

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