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
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
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 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.
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.
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
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.
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 ]