Museum of Peking man, or the Anthropological Museum in Zhoukoudian, near Beijing. in the village of Zhoukoudian. In this place was made one of the most important discoveries in anthropology. Here in 1921, were found the remains of prehistoric man, which then became known worldwide as Peking man (Sinanthropus pekinensis). This discovery became a worldwide sensation. Were first found in the remains of a prehistoric humanoid creatures not only in China but also throughout Asia. Peking man is considered by some as the “missing link” between APE and man. From 1923 to 1927 during the excavations were found several fragments of the skeleton of Peking man.
Peking man refers to a broad class of Homo erectus. It is believed that Peking man existed around the same period, the development of the first men, and People from the island of Java, was found in 1891 and known as Pithecanthropus and Australopithecus, was found in 1924 near the town of Kimberley in South Africa.
When they found the remains of a Man from the island of Java, the scientific community was initially configured quite skeptical. As for Peking man, scientists immediately recognized initially annotator scientific discoveries. Excavations from 1923 to 1927, during which were found the teeth, jaw and skull fragments of Peking man, only increased the confidence of scientists. During the second stage of the excavation, which was chaired by Chinese paleontologist Jan Junciana, also known in the Western world as Dr. C. C. Yang, was found more than 200 fragments of ancient human remains including 6 nearly completely preserved of the skull base. It was determined later that these remains belonged to more than 40 members of prehistoric human society. The second phase of excavations was carried out from 1928 to 1937 and was interrupted by the invasion of Japanese troops. Continue reading
How in the world an unidentified and interesting. I not long ago, for example, wrote about the giants.
Actually man is not often able to penetrate into the depths of the earth’s mysteries. Occasionally people get a chance like this, including forbidden archeology allows you to learn a lot. For Example, Hyperborea.
So what happened on the mountain of the Stavropol land in 2011 on 17 August. Scientists have found it an amazing phenomenon that, even after a century, humanity can hardly be called ordinary. “Man-RAM”- bones that, once buried here, in the trunk and extremities resembled a lamb, but his skull was human, and from there is not particularly abstruse name. Who knows whether God is a creature, or unusual worship of believers of the past centuries…
Real archaeological discovery made in 2011 – “Man-RAM”.
Sergey Savenko – the worker of Museum of local lore in the city of Pyatigorsk, said: “It’s not even the first time that such has happened before, for example, on the lands of the Crimea have found the body is buried. His body had no signs of interference, but the limbs were cut off, and instead fastened the bones of the goat” .Many people asked – so what is this anyway? The body was unified with the head from birth, or later human activity? Head of Otdelenia in the Stavropol Museum Anna Shvyreva concluded that the head before his death, belonged to the guy about 25 years. Continue reading
Odessa archaeologist will investigate the Parking of the stone age and the settlement of ancient farmers
Regional management of protection of objects of cultural heritage registered the two open sheet (the so-called permission to conduct archaeological research) of the Institute of archaeology of NAS of Ukraine, issued by the Professor of Odessa national University named after Mechnikov, candidate of historical Sciences Dmitry Kyosaku.
As noted in the message of management, this summer scholar will do research on two archaeological sites located in the territory of the region Paleolithic the Parking lot “Cylider” in Saratsky district and the Neolithic settlement of “Stone-Rubble” in Savran.
On the second monument related to the culture of linear band ceramics that existed 7 years ago, “Duma” repeatedly wrote. The bearers of this culture were the earliest farmers in Europe.
Interesting excavations of ancient settlements. Had to participate as a schoolboy and student.
Yay! The Odessa region and Odessa SEVEN THOUSAND years! Odessa refused from its history and from its ancient roots in favor of rosijskoj Novorossia and walk around with foreign flags, manifestou. It is ridiculous to speak of the age of Odessa to 220 years. History is not forgiving Ivanov who do not know their roots. In Odessa ancient history in the Byzantine Empire. Ever Odessa was not rosijskoj.Built and ruled by the Europeans Odessa, Odessa scoop never was, all the sailors and their families lived in a European, black sea shipping company — it was not a race! Continue reading