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the Cave of Lascaux Hall of The Bulls, Lascaux Caves France. The five metre-long bulls, the graceful stags, the rutting bison, the very same prehistoric images discovered in 1940 that changed the history of art. Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Paleolithic Art, Stonehenge, Tempera, Ancient Civilizations, Land Art, Rock Art

Inside Lascaux Cave France: Ice Age Caves Very Few Can See Today - Mapping Megan

Hall of The Bulls, Lascaux Caves France. The five metre-long bulls, the graceful stags, the rutting bison, the very same prehistoric images discovered in 1940 that changed the history of art.

The Altamira cave paintings Ancient History, Art History, European History, Ancient Aliens, American History, Religions Du Monde, Paleolithic Art, Art Rupestre, Cave Drawings

The Altamira cave paintings

Modern painters have been influenced by the Altamira cave paintings. After a visit, Pablo Picasso exclaimed "after Altamira, all is decadence". - Dopo Altamira, tutto è decadenza, esclamò Pablo Picasso, 1881-1973, incantato dinanzi allo spettacolo delle pitture rupestri nella grotta spagnola di Altamira. Molti pittori sono stati influenzati dalle opere delle grotte di Altamira.

Researchers Discover the Oldest Petroglyphs in North America Nahaufnahmen der Winnemucca Lake Petroglyphen Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient History, Indian Artifacts, European History, Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt, American History

Researchers Discover the Oldest Petroglyphs in North America

Petroglyphs in western Nevada have been identified as the oldest of their kind in North America. Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder conducted a study that dates the rock carvings to between 10,500 and 14,800 years ago.

This carved head in ivory is eight centimeter high and is dated to about BC. It seems to depict a man with protruding brow ridges, long straight hair and a strong upturned nose and long deeply incised hair. Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Cro Magnon, Art Rupestre, Art Ancien, Early Humans, Old Portraits

This 8 cm high carving of a human face on mammoth ivory is 26,000 years old, and was found in former Czechoslovakia. The object is the oldest portrait of a human being yet discovered. The head appears to have been fastened to a staff or baton.

Otzi the iceman, South Tirol Museum of Archaeology: Mystery of the world's best preserved mummy The Iceman, Early Humans, Human Evolution, Iron Age, World History, Ancient History, Ancient Egypt, Anthropology, Archaeology

Experts Create An Exact 3D Replica Of Ötzi The Iceman's Mummy

A collaborative effort by world-famous paleo artist, Gary Staab and Materialize, has resulted in the exact 3D replica of Ötzi the Iceman.

Numerous Year Old Dolmenes Found In Krasnodar, Russia. The Mysterious Dolmens And Megaliths Of The Caucasus Ancient Buildings, Ancient Architecture, Old Buildings, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Stonehenge, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Ancient Egypt

25,000 Year Old Buildings Found In Russia? The Mysterious Dolmens And Megaliths Of The Caucasus | Beyond Science | Before It's News

In Russia, in the Caucasus mountains, not far from the cities Tzelentzchik, Touapse, Novorossiysk and Sochi, there are hundreds of megalithic monuments. The Russians call them dolmens. Russian and foreign archaeologists have not yet discovered their use. All these megalithic dolmens you see below in the pictures are dated from

Impression of one of the Ice Age modern humans analyzed. (Stefano Ricci) Ice Age Europeans had some serious drama going on, according to their genomes - The Washington Post Panthera Leo Spelaea, Prehistoric Man, Anthropologie, Primitive Survival, Early Humans, Human Evolution, Ice Age, Founding Fathers, Genetics

The 'founding fathers' of Europe originated in Belgium

Researchers from Harvard University analysed genome-wide data from 51 modern humans who lived 45,000 to 7,000 years ago. The data show all Europeans come from a single founding group.

Model of a Paleolithic mammoth-bone dwelling (Ukraine to B. Ancient Art, Ancient History, Paleolithic Period, Prehistoric Period, Art Rupestre, Early Humans, Human Evolution, Ancient Mysteries, Stone Age

A Paleolithic mammoth-bone dwelling (16,000 to 12,000 BC) in Mezhyrich, Kyiv oblast

Image of A Paleolithic mammoth-bone dwelling (16,000 to 12,000 BC) in Mezhyrich, Kyiv oblast from entry in the Internet Encyclopedia of Ukraine [ Інтернетова Енциклопедія України ]