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  1. Is the Creature Carved Into Angkor Temple Wall a ‘Domestic’ Dinosaur?

    ... The famous 'Tomb Raider' doorway, Ta Prohm Temple, Angkor, Cambodia. (Paul Mannix/ CC BY 2.0 ) Wait, is that a Stegosaurus? ... CC BY SA 3.0 ) At the time the temple was built, Cambodia was the home of a major urban civilization, the Khmer Empire and has ...

    Caleb Strom - 04/02/2018 - 13:49

  2. One of the Greatest Monuments in the World but Who Built it? The Strange Origins of Borobudur and the Lost World of Cham

    ... from Java itself, an earlier homeland in Sumatra, India or Cambodia has been suggested. The latest studies apparently favor a native ... scholar Coedes proposed a relation with the Funan kingdom in Cambodia. Coedes believed that the Funanese rulers used similar-sounding ...

    davidchildress - 08/09/2017 - 19:00

  3. Rice Goddesses - Earth Mothers who Influenced Heaven, Earth, and the Underworld

    ... May is an ancient tradition for countries such as Thailand, Cambodia, and Sri Lanka, among others. Some of the duties of the Emperor of ... rice would have powerful deities to guard it! Among them are Cambodia’s Po Ino Nogar, the polyandrous goddess who is also associated with ...

    MartiniF - 18/12/2017 - 15:27

  4. Ten Magnificent Ancient Structures of Asia

    ... a very popular tourist destination to this day.  5. Cambodia: Temples of Angkor The Temples of Angkor attract around 2 ...

    ancient-origins - 05/07/2014 - 02:53

  5. The hidden paintings discovered at ancient temple of Angkor Wat

    ... to the 16th century, which were recently discovered at Cambodia’s Temple of Angkor Wat, the world’s largest religious monument. ... 9th and 15th centuries by Khmer kings, the Angkor region in Cambodia was part of the powerful Khmer Empire, which once included parts of ...

    aprilholloway - 30/05/2014 - 00:28

  6. Prehistoric Skull and Jaw Found in Laos Rewrite Timelines and Reveal Diversity of Early Humans

    ... extends over 1,000 kilometers through Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia. The fossils were located in Tam Pa Ling cave. Wikimedia Commons ...

    lizleafloor - 10/04/2015 - 22:13

  7. How Ancient People Marked the Equinox Around the World

    ... Photo source: Adam Rory Porter Angkor Wat, Cambodia Angkor Wat was first a Hindu, then subsequently a Buddhist, temple complex in Cambodia, built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century ...

    joannagillan - 20/03/2019 - 21:59

  8. The Pyramids Route: Was Knowledge of the Pyramids Spread by Ancient Castaways?

    ... - an ancient stepped pyramid, hidden in the jungles of Cambodia. But, he didn't. And neither did many others that were swept out to ... Manuel de Corselas/CC BY SA 3.0 ) Pyramid of Koh Ker, Cambodia. (Author provided) The Route Today In the modern era, ...

    Kirk Kirchev - 21/08/2016 - 21:29

  9. Mexico’s Haunted City of Thunder – El Tajin: Surprising Connections Between Cultures Worlds and Eras Apart

    ... the great temples of Angkor and the pyramid of Koh Ker in Cambodia. Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia. (Olaf Tausch/ CC BY 3.0 ) Over two thousand years ...

    Marco M. Vigato - 17/11/2017 - 13:57

  10. Greek Indonesia

    ... inscribed gold ring with horseman motif from Prohear in Cambodia;c)s-shaped gold units from Khao Sam Kaeo in Thailand ; and d)a gold ...

    chimera - 11/07/2016 - 23:12

  11. The Mysteries of Angkor Wat

    Deep into northwest Cambodia is the capital of the ancient Khmer Empire, a great site dedicated to ...

    aprilholloway - 05/04/2013 - 17:11

  12. Unlocking the Secrets of the Oldest Map of Maritime Asian Trade Routes Provides Unexpected Results

    ... 2011 restoration of the map show trade routes in Vietnam and Cambodia that were later covered by land. The smaller image, b, shows Bali on ...

    Mark Miller - 05/02/2017 - 02:16

  13. Ten Legendary Lost Cities that Have Emerged from the Past

    ... remote-sensing technology made a remarkable discovery in Cambodia – a 1,200-year-old lost city that predates the Angkor Wat temple ... the University of Sydney's archaeological research center in Cambodia, and a small team working in the Siem Reap region, were given approval ...

    aprilholloway - 13/10/2015 - 21:47

  14. Over a Millennium of Influence: The Pyu Civilization and Ancient City-States

    ... in Southeast Asian countries such as Thailand, Vietnam, and Cambodia. The spread of Buddhism into this region, however, began with ...

    dhwty - 08/12/2015 - 03:52

  15. The Rarely Told Story of Pre-Colonial Philippines

    The Philippines were ruled by Western powers - first the Spanish and later the United States, for some 350 years. Except for a few religious minorities, the Philippines has also become thoroughly Christianized and boasts of being the only country in Southeast Asia with a Christian majority. This leaves few traces of its pre-colonial history, in which the culture of the archipelago was influenced by India, China, and Southeast Asian civilizations.

    Caleb Strom - 01/10/2018 - 23:04

  16. Ciudad Perdida: Lost City in Colombian Highlands holds Mysteries of Ancient Civilization

    In the early 1970s, a local guaquero (meaning ‘grave robber’), Florentino Sepúlveda, and his two sons Julio César and Jacobo, were said to have stumbled upon an ancient city in Colombia's Sierra Nevada after climbing a flight of over 1000 stone stairs from a riverbank. Another source states that the guaqueros were hunting for tropical bird feathers when they stumbled upon the deserted city. There was treasure to be found in the abandoned city, and Sepúlveda wasted no time in looting the site.

    dhwty - 16/05/2015 - 03:35

  17. Did Humans Walk the Earth with Dinosaurs? Triceratops Horn Dated to 33,500 Years

    ... Top left: Relief carving at Angkor Wat, Cambodia (1186 AD). Top Right: Textile from Nazca, Peru (700 AD). Bottom: ...

    aprilholloway - 24/05/2018 - 03:11

  18. The ancient origins of Prosthetics

    ... , 2014. Land Mines in Cambodia. [Online] Available at: ...

    dhwty - 29/05/2014 - 03:42

  19. Impossible Quest to Have the Perfect Man? The 5 Imperfect Brothers of the Mahabharata

    ... the relief sculptures of temples such as the Angkor Wat in Cambodia, the Rama temple in Malaysia, and mural painting in Vat Oup Moung, a ...

    MartiniF - 30/01/2017 - 15:58

  20. Laser Technology Reveals Surprising New Features at Angkor

    ... archaeologists studying Angkor Wat in northwestern Cambodia have made some surprising new findings , most significantly that ...

    aprilholloway - 17/09/2013 - 03:21