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The restoration of the Kinh Thien palace in Hanoi is prepared

The restoration of the Kinh Thien palace in Hanoi is prepared

The People's Committee of Hanoi (Vietnam) recently approved the restoration of the Kinh Thien Palace in the Thang Long complex in Hanoi. It is a construction that was erected in order to maintain the royal meetings during the Ly, Tran, Le and Nguyen dynasties.Excavations in this place began in February 2014 and for several years many researchers have advised a complete restoration of the palace although they lacked such important data on the architecture of the building and its measurements, since much of it was destroyed in 1886 by French soldiers.

Record of visits to the Museum of the Roman Theater of Cartagena during 2015

Record of visits to the Museum of the Roman Theater of Cartagena during 2015

It is always good news to know that historical places do not fall into oblivion and are visited throughout the year, as is the case of the Museum of the Roman Theater of Cartagena, a place that is in luck since last year 2015 it received nothing less than 180,000 visits. This place reached more than one million visitors since it opened its doors back in 2008, where since then they have visited 1.

They locate 24 new geoglyphs in the Nazca region

They locate 24 new geoglyphs in the Nazca region

Researchers from the University of Yamagata in Japan have discovered 24 new geoglyphs in Peru, in the famous Nazca plain, which are added to the hundreds that complete the landscape of the area. The new geoglyphic discoveries are believed to be older than the hummingbird and monkeys, the most famous of the Nazca.

First century stupa discovered in India

First century stupa discovered in India

A group of archaeologists who were working on a hill located on the outskirts of the town of Bhubaneswar, on the east coast of India. Aragada, which is the name of the hill, has been the place that hid a Buddhist stupa that dates back, at least, to the 1st century. But this place has much more, there is a two-story temple that is located inside a cave which dates back to the 7th or 8th centuries and is a beautiful place from which you can see the meanders of the Daya River from the 174 meters high at which it is located.

Barns from Roman times discovered in Tripoli

Barns from Roman times discovered in Tripoli

Some 1,900-year-old structures were discovered during archaeological excavations in the ancient city of Tripoli. According to official sources, the structures were used as granaries. The head of the excavations, Professor Bahadir Duman from the Department of Archeology at Pamukkale University, explained that the excavations began in March.

History of the Earth: the supercontinent Pannotia

History of the Earth: the supercontinent Pannotia

The supercontinent Pannotia probably existed between 650 and 500 million years ago, which is also known as the Vendian Supercontinent or Great Gondwana, formed after the breakup of the supercontinent Rodinia, its predecessor. Formation of the supercontinent Pannotia Pannotia formed when Laurentia was located adjacent to the two main South American continents: Amazonia and Río de la Plata, once the supercontinent Rodinia was broken up.