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Ancient Syrian sculptures, destroyed in World War II, reconstructed from fragments – Telegraph

    A treasure trove of 3,000-year-old giant birds, lions and goddesses goes on show in Berlin with a past so incredible that it could rival archaeology action film hero Indiana Jones. A visitor walks past two giant basalt lion … Continue reading

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Diamond Shipwreck

Shipwreck in the Forbidden Zone Five centuries ago a ship loaded with gold wrecked off a beach laden with diamonds. By Roff Smith Photographs by Amy Toensing. Art by Jon Foster History rarely unfolds like a fable. But consider this: … Continue reading

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