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Exceptional Gem Rhodolite Garnet East Africa this color of garnet derives its name from rhododendron colored garnets first discovered in North Carolina in the late 1800s.

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Another view of the recent discovery of a 2,500-year-old Thracian tomb with an intact chariot and the remains of two horses buried in an upright position..

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from the Guardian

Viking treasure trove discovered in Scotland

A large silver alloy Carolingian lidded vessel, part of the hoard of Viking treasure unearthed by metal-detecting enthusiast Derek McLennan, 47, in one of the most significant finds of its kind ever made in Scotland.

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from British Vogue

LC:M And Other Adventures

David Gandy Blog - LC:M And Other Adventures I'd like to share some recent discoveries (Vogue.com UK)

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STAR GATES: Recent discoveries Deep in the mountains of Kurdistan laid in caves for thousands of years here as one of the oldest civilisations known to man. “The Persian legend has it that of those young men who were saved from the voracity of the monster ZOHAK of the Persian mythology, which were fed upon human brains?? Read more: http://www.utaot.com/2012/12/23/kurdish-freedom-fighters-discovered-ancient-places-and-artifacts/

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Rasnov Citadel, Transylvania: Reports of paranormal activity include sightings of dark moving shadows, unexplainable sounds and cold spots. Other ghostly activity that has been reported are noises such as footsteps and voices and many entities have been seen including one of a nasty man and a young woman. The recent discoveries of human bones in both the infamous well and in the castle's basement have given way to yet more sinister tales.

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Nineveh (Near present day Mosul, Iraq) l Recent discoveries (spring 2013) have resulted in the assumption that this may have been the true location of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.

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A daily dose of fashion discoveries and inspirations, contributed by a stylist and a designer who both see the world through rose-colored shades.

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The 2200 year old hand of Old Croghan man - An Irish bog mummy. Old Croghan man was found in a bog beneath Croghan Hill in Co. Offaly and based on radiocarbon dating he died sometime between 362 BC and 175 BC . He was extremely tall measuring 6ft 6 in height and had well manicured hands suggesting that he was not used to manual labour. His last meal (analysed from the contents in his stomach) consisted of cereals and milk

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Planets Large and Small Populate Our Galaxy (Infographic) | NASA's Kepler Planet-Hunting Spacecraft | Search for Earth-like Alien Planets

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