Archeology is a profession in which individuals study the old remains of certain artifacts. These artifacts are discovered after a lot of research and studying. An archeologist can literally predict an upcoming fossil in the path and often dates back the origination of anything associated to the discovery being made.
Bizarre Discoveries – Outstanding Controversies
Archeological discoveries worldwide attract a lot of attention. Many individuals love learning or hearing about these discoveries. However some archeological findings are very rare and hard to believe. Have a look at the most controversial and bizarre archeological findings of all times. These artifacts have been found from all over the globe by different people and grasped a lot of attention.
1. Map of the Creator – Origination
In 1999, this artifact found was approximately 5 feet high, 3.5 feet wide, .5 feet thick, and weighs at least a ton. The stone was investigated and determined to be some sort of three-dimensional relief map of the Ural Region.
2. Piri Reis Map – The Ultimate Map
Many ancient artifacts were found during the building’s reorganization and the Piri Reis map was discovered. The map drew immediate attention as it was one of the earliest maps of America, and the only 16th century map that shows South America in its proper longitudinal position with Africa. The map is drawn on gazelle skin!
3. Horned Human Skull – The Devil’s Child
In Pennsylvania, mysterious bones structures were found which appeared to be of men, but had horns above the eyebrows, scientist discovered they were from somewhere between 1200 A.D
4. Aluminum Wedge of Aiud – The Metal Hammer
The Aluminum Wedge of Aiud is a wedge-shaped object The alloy of the wedge is composed of 12 different elements.
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South Africa is now progressing from its apartheid status allowing increase in tourism. Tourists have the opportunity to tour this beautiful area with rare animals. It is known about Africans that they are very close to GOD because of the difficulties they had to face.
Plan before Traveling
Tourists must research about the countries dynamics before leaving. Adding to this before traveling to South Africa tourist should also be aware of AIDS and poverty which are very common there. There are many camps set up there like WHO or World Health Organization that help those who are suffering from diseases or poverty. In result more people are now willing to come and see this exciting place.
Famous places to discover
The area of South is famous for diverse cultures so for that it is known as rainbow country. Moreover if we talk about traveling it has number of regions in it. There are eleven famous regions that a tourist must explore. There is something special for everyone especially in small towns. Oudtshoorn is a town in Klein Karoo which is famous for its natural beauty and ostriches with famous ostrich dishes. Read the full story
Roads are constructed to provide drivers with ease and opportunity to drive. The roads all over the world are marvelous and give a very exotic view. These roads have been snap shot by several photographers in different seasons at different times.
A Trip to Remember
Have a look at some of the most beautiful and amazing roads all over the world. They are a must to visit once in a lifetime. These roads have been chosen because of their fantastic charm and aroma. They are built to endure the harshness of any climate and vehicles. Enjoy
1. The Delights of spring – Journey to Heaven
This amazing road looks beautiful during the spring days. It is highly maintained and will give the drivers an excellent experience for a night drive or a summer day drive.
2. Between the Fields – Crop Roads
These amazing zig zag roads present a very distinct and unique view. They are made just between the complicated patterns of the crop fields. The fertile pastures give a very refreshing look.
3. Savanna All The Way – Beauty of Mother Earth
This road is somewhere looked in the Savanna’s of Africa. The Baobab trees are an indication that life forms are nearby. It has a very pleasant atmosphere and is a perfect spot for relaxation.
4. Wobbling – Unstable
This road looks unreal. One has to see how it is forming in loops and goes up and down slowly. The car driver must keep his calm to drive effectively. It will be a very bumpy car ride for sure.
5. Old Cyclers Treasure – Dry Beauty
Most of the part of this region looks sparsely populated. If closely observed, one can see the Cycler speeding down the road.
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Though almost the whole earth is widely populated now, still there are parts of the world which are not inhibited by many people and are yet isolated from human civilization.
1. La Rinconada Peru
This city located in South America is considered to be the highest city in the world with location of 17,000 feet above the world. Another aspect of the location of this city is that it is located on a glacier which is a permanently frozen one.
2. Cape York Peninsula Australia
Cape York Australia is extremely difficult to be reached; some of the regions have yet only been surveyed by means of helicopter. This place is also a popular destination for tourists who with the help of jeeps and trucks try to reach the place.
3. Easter Island
It is located at a distance of about 2,000 miles west of the Chilean Coast. It is a very small location which has gained fame because of its isolation in the Pacific Ocean and also because of the rock sculptures which are known as Moai.
4. McMurdo Station Antarctica
The location of this is what may be called the bottom of the world, while it is not inhabited by people yet it is home to various research centers. This location is almost frozen around the year and is amongst one of the locations on planet which are desolated.
5. Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
Greenland is the world’s largest island with a size of 836,000 square miles while its population is only 57,000 people. Its town Ittoqqortoormiit is perhaps the most remote one; it is comprised of a small village where the inhabitants mostly engage in fishing and hunting activities for survival.
6. Pitcairn Island
It is a very small piece of land in the centre of the Southern Pacific Ocean. It is inhabited by 50 people. Read the full story
Rivers are a means of obtaining drinking water and irrigation also, if the water in the rivers exceeds a certain limit then the
river may also flood and cause destruction.
1. Parana River
The 14 largest river of the world, Parana River is mainly located in Brazil it also runs in parts of South America in Argentina and Paraguay. River Parana also flows into three other rivers with a length of about 2,485 miles.
2. Mississippi River
This river is located in U.S.A starting at Lake Itasca in Minnesota and from there travels to the Gulf of Mexico. The second largest river in U.S.A, it is also feared because of its high tides with many of the levees been built proved unhelpful in holding back the water.
3. Yangtze River
This river is not only the largest river of China but also of Asia and the third largest river of the world as well. This river is also known to flood and dams have proved to be of little help in preventing it from flooding.
4. Congo River
The second largest river of Africa being 2,922 miles it starts peacefully near the Lake Tanganyika as well but eventually widens and speeds up as well.
5. Orinoco River
The third longest river in South America with a length of 1,330 miles, this river also flows through Venezuela and Colombia. Read the full story