There are 5 exciting archaeological finds that are still clothed with mystery. The history of the world still hides many mysteries to be solved, and none of us will live so long as to reveal them all. Yet, look at some of the most strange discoveries that have come to light.
These birds that once inhabited New Zealand, disappeared around 1500. According to a theory, they were exterminated by the Maori population. In the twentieth century, during an expedition, scientists accidentally uncovered a large talon that belonged to one of these birds, which had remained strangely intact despite the passing of centuries.
Saksaywaman temple in Peru.
This ancient stone complex perfectly built without using mortar, is one of the most wonderful works of antiquity. In some cases, even a piece of paper can’t be inserted between the stones. Each block has a smooth surface and perfect angles. How did they build it? It is not known.
Gate of the Sun in Bolivia.
This very interesting monument is located in Tiwanaku. An ancient and mysterious city in Bolivia. Some archaeologists say it has been the center of a great empire during the first millennium AD. No one has any idea what the inscription on the gate is. It is possible to have a particular connection with astrology or astronomy.
Longyou Caves in China.
These caves are all excavated by hand. Such a complex work required at least thousands of people. They are not mentioned in any historical source or archive, nor is the way of their realization ever mentioned.
The sunken town of Yonaguni, Japan
This ancient complex was accidentally discovered by a swimming instructor, Kihachiro Aratake. This underwater city has put into question all the various scientific theories. The rock from which the complex is located in the depths of the sea was created 10,000 years ago – before the pyramids of Egypt were set up. Some archaeologists are of the opinion that during prehistoric times people were sheltered in caves and ate roots of plants instead of going hunting. They could not build stone cities in any way.