Monthly Archives: March 2021

Origins of the Amorites

By | March 31, 2021

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Sometime during the third millennium BC, a group of nomadic raiders expanded out of their mountainous homelands in Syria and stormed Mesopotamia. They were known as …

Proto-Indo-European Origins | DNA

By | March 31, 2021

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The origins of modern Europeans are shrouded in mystery and wracked by controversy. Archaeologists and linguists have long debated the origins of the Indo-European l…

Proto-Indo-European Origins | DNA

By | March 31, 2021

The origins of modern Europeans are shrouded in mystery and wracked by controversy. Archaeologists and linguists have long debated the origins of the Indo-European language family as well as the …
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The Forgotten Ancient Kingdom of Colchis

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Anyone familiar with Greek legends has heard of the Colchis Kingdom. It was to here that the band of heroes known as the Argonauts ventured in order to obtain the …..

Ancient Anatolian History | First Empires

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What comes to the mind when one says Anatolia? Does the phrase “land of the rising sun” (as the ancient Greeks called it) appear? Or, because it technically belongs …

The Forgotten Ancient Kingdom of Ebla

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Spectacular things were happening in Mesopotamia in the period we call the Early Bronze Age, particularly in the southern part of it, commonly called Babylonia. It w…

Philistine Origins (DNA)

By | March 31, 2021

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New research on Philistine DNA reveals that the Biblical enemies of the Israelites were newcomers to the region in the 12th century BC. Where did they come from? The…