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  1. Coral Tombs Housed Royal Micronesians 700 years ago

    ... and bury them in a coral reef. The islanders in easternmost Micronesia apparently had a complex society and sophisticated workforce that ... Ocean. Leluh is one of two ancient capitals of eastern Micronesia. It covered 66 acres and had a population of about 1,500 people, ...

    Mark Miller - 15/03/2015 - 21:20

  2. Nan Madol: The Mysterious Ancient Coral Reef City

    ... ancient coral reef city off the island of Pohnpei in Micronesia, by placing it on the World Heritage List. Describing it as a ... Nan Madol: Ceremonial Center of the Eastern Micronesia: Nandowas Islet. Copyright: © Osamu Kataoka / UNESCO There is ...

    aprilholloway - 18/07/2016 - 01:17

  3. Age of First Chief's Ancient Tomb Reveals Pacific Islanders Invented New Kind of Society

    ... Nan Madol is the largest archaeological site in Micronesia, a group of islands in the Caroline Archipelago of Oceania. ... Oceania. Burial Monument, Nan Madol (Pohnpei, Micronesia) by Mark D McCoy on Sketchfab McCoy, an associate ...

    ancient-origins - 21/10/2016 - 03:44

  4. Airai Bai: Men’s Meetinghouse in Tribal Paradise Where Women Rule the Land

    ... of the Caroline Island chain and is considered to be part of Micronesia. Airai is quite mountainous, densely forested, and incredibly ... J. 2012. The Storyboards of Palau: Cultural Expressions from Micronesia. University of Washington Available at: ...

    Ed Whelan - 23/12/2018 - 22:49

  5. Gadao’s Cave, Guam: The Rock Art, The Chief, The Legends

    ... in the Western Pacific Ocean and is considered to be part of Micronesia. The first people to settle on the island came from South-East Asia ...

    Ed Whelan - 20/12/2018 - 01:55

  6. European Dolmens in Colombia - The Mysterious Ruins of San Augustin

    The San Augustin region is located in the upper Magdalena River valley and is framed by the Central and Eastern Cordilleras, raising to 2000m (6560ft) high (1).  There are several sites to explore in the San Augustin area covering some 250 square miles, but the most important one is Parque Archaeological, a 78-hectare site with around 130 statues on display.

    Hugh Newman - 25/03/2014 - 12:00

  7. The mysterious ancient coral reef city of Nan Madol

    Off the island of Pohnpei in Micronesia, lies the ancient city of Nan Madol, the only ancient city ever ...

    aprilholloway - 02/02/2014 - 22:59

  8. Ancient Tattoos: Archaeologists find Blood and Pigments on 3,000-Year-Old Obsidian

    ... done by a priestly class of men in Polynesia or women in Micronesia and Fiji. Dr. Krutak writes: The Solomon Islands are an expansive ... in the construction of tattooing tools here as it was in Micronesia. More specifically, in some areas of the Solomons it was believed ...

    Mark Miller - 08/07/2016 - 00:39

  9. Walter-J. Langbein

    ... the world from Egypt to South America, from France to Micronesia, from Malta to Mexico. Langbein, who studied protestant theology, ...

    ancient-origins - 02/01/2013 - 08:03

  10. The mysterious ancient coral reef city of Nan Madol

    ... ancient coral reef city off the island of Pohnpei in Micronesia. Described by UNESCO as a “globally significant masterpiece of ...

    ancient-origins - 08/11/2016 - 17:02

  11. Bermuda Triangle of the Pacific: Devil’s Sea Connected with Missing Ships and Other Strange Phenomena

    ... and the west coast of Guam, a U.S. island territory in Micronesia. It includes a major section of the Philippine Sea. The ...

    aprilholloway - 19/07/2017 - 19:00

  12. The Lost World of Cham: The TransPacific Voyages of the Champa

    ... seagoing empire that extended into Indonesia, Fiji, Tonga, Micronesia, and beyond—a transoceanic power that reached Mexico, the American ...

    ancient-origins - 29/07/2017 - 00:35

  13. Ghost Beliefs in Polynesia: When Spirits Return and Possess

    ... including Hawaii, Vanuatu, Melanesia and some parts of Micronesia for its sedating effects. With tales of spirits returning from ...

    dhwty - 28/05/2017 - 22:55

  14. Ten Amazing Cities from the Ancient World

    ... disappearance. The coral reef city of Nan Madol (Micronesia, c 500 AD) Off the island of Pohnpei in Micronesia, lies the ancient city of Nan Madol, the only ancient city ever ...

    aprilholloway - 21/09/2014 - 14:06

  15. Ancient Skulls Give Insights into Origins of Polynesians

    ... the Teouma site and 270 more skulls from Melanesia, Western Micronesia, Australia, China and Polynesia. The research will be continued and ...

    Natalia Klimczak - 31/12/2015 - 00:52

  16. Out-of-Africa Yesterday, Australia Today and the Pleiades Tomorrow - Pleiadians and the Elders (Part 3)

    ... blood surveys conducted in Australia, Indonesia, Melaneasia, Micronesia and Polynesia … produced no genetic evidence that the Negro even ...

    strong - 19/07/2013 - 13:06