Archaeologists of Russia and Kyrgyzstan began to study the ancient capital of the Principality of the Kyrgyz
Bishkek, July 2 /Kabar/. Scientists from Russia and Kyrgyzstan started joint archaeological excavations on the southern shore of lake Issyk-Kul. Archaeologists expect to find evidence of the existence near the…

Continue reading →

Archaeological find in Jerusalem's City of David can reveal ancient secrets
The fortress was used to control the Temple mount. Mysterious 2,000-year-old fortification was built in Jerusalem during the reign of Antiochus IV. The recent opening of the archaeological community of…

Continue reading →

The opening of the archeological camp

Stationed this year the archaeological expedition “Kyzyl-Kuragino” was the Pius-khemsky district. In the famous Valley of the kings, near the village of Arzhaan on the shores of salt lake White town expanded from 32 tents. At the opening ceremony on behalf of the Government of the Republic the participants and guests of the expedition were welcomed by Vice-Premier Anatoly Damba-Khuurak.

Could not attend the opening ceremony and representatives of the Russian geographical society. On behalf of the President of the RGS Sergei Shoigu with the beginning of the season congratulated Gennady Oleynik, Executive Director of the RGO.

On the route of the railroad “Kyzyl-Kuragino” archaeological work going on and the Krasnoyarsk territory. To congratulate the Tuvan camp was attended by a delegation from Krasnoyarsk archaeological camp “Ermak”.

Artists of the ensemble “Sayan”, “Change-Haa” presented an interesting concert program, guests were delighted with the Tuvan Gorovikov

This year in order to become part of the archaeological expedition volunteers have passed a rigorous selection. Student of Kazan gosuniversiteta Ideal Mansurov is not a bit sorry that I have overcome almost 3000 miles to be in Tuva.

The expedition will run until mid-September. During this time, will be replaced by three groups of volunteers, the archaeologists will work for almost three months in the field. They confidently claim that here the shores of White lake will find many historical artifacts.

Just over the summer the expedition will be attended by over 400 people. For the convenience of the residents of the tent camp built sauna, sports courts and a stage for performances. For the volunteers it was interesting and they took with them only pleasant memories of Tuva every day will conduct various activities.

During this season members of the expedition exploring the 4 large mound. It is possible that the volunteers and their leaders will become television celebrities. About their work the channel “My planet” documentary film.

Archaeological excavations of the “Kyzyl-Kuragino” the most ambitious project of the Russian geographical society. As noted by Gennady Oleynik, Executive Director of the RHS, today it is the largest expedition in the world.

Fossils: dinosaurs
Our knowledge about dinosaurs based on fossilized remains found of dinosaurs, which are also called fossils. The first fossils of large teeth were discovered in the twenties of the 19th…

Continue reading →

The appearance of the first humans in South America shifted a few thousand years ago
A group of archaeologists from Vanderbilt University (USA) and several Chilean universities found in the vicinity of the oldest known primitive people of the Clovis culture in South America earlier…