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1 December, 2017 - 13:52
Mauritius: From Conquests to Naval Battles, Piracy and a Long-Awaited Independence
Volcanic activity in the Indian Ocean gave rise to the island we know today as Mauritius. Undetected for millennia, like a tiny green emerald dropped in the azure blue Indian Ocean, it lay virginally...
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28 October, 2017 - 01:51
Earliest Known Marine Navigation Tool Revealed with Scanning Technology
Details of the earliest known marine navigation tool, discovered in a shipwreck, have been revealed thanks to state-of-the-art scanning technology at WMG, University of Warwick. Professor Mark...
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3 September, 2017 - 19:03
The Lost World of Socotra: The Most Alien-Looking Place on Earth
The landscape of the remote island of Socotra looks so foreign that it could almost pass as an alien planet. Its native flora is so rare and unique that the island looks like something out of a...
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2 February, 2017 - 18:38
Have Scientists Discovered Proof for the Lost Continent of Lemuria?
Most people have heard of the lost continent of Atlantis. Some know about the legendary lost continent of Lemuria and the semi-mythical land of Kumari Kandam as well. But have you heard of the...
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6 August, 2015 - 21:26
The Ancient Khami Ruins in Zimbabwe: the Capital of the Kingdom of Butua
Around the middle of the 15th century AD, the city of Great Zimbabwe was abandoned. The abandonment of its capital city marked the collapse of the African Kingdom of Zimbabwe. One of the results of...
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5 February, 2014 - 01:46
Archaeologists set to excavate 2,000-year-old shipwreck off the coast of Sri Lanka
A team of underwater archaeologists are set to excavate a 2,000-year-old shipwreck off the coast of Sri Lanka, the oldest known shipwreck in the Indian Ocean. It is hoped that the month-long...
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