These Amazing Aqueducts Built By the Nazca Culture in the Peruvian Desert 1,500 Years Ago Are Still in Use Today
Built by the Nazca people during the pre-Columbian period of Peruvian history, the Cantalloc Aqueducts continue to serve their original purpose, with local farmers still relying on this them to bring water to the arid region.
Recently, a team of researchers led by Rosa Lasaponara from the Institute of Methodologies for Environmental Analysis examined satellite images to find out whether t
Scientists Discover Egyptian Secret to Making the Pyramids:
Image of the pyramids via sculpies/Shutterstock.
Scientists are plagued by a number of questions regarding ancient times. On of the most perplexing is how the ancient Egyptians moved the huge stones needed to build the pyramids. The stones were often as much as 2.5 tons, and without the assistance of modern technology, moving material of this size and weight is a truly amazing feat. Individua