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The carvings were found on the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe's reservation.  This site was once the shoreline of the now dried up Winnemucca Lake.

Researchers discover oldest rock carvings in North America

Winnemucca Petroglyphs: Oldest Rock Art in North America

Rapa Nui, Moai, Páscoa

The Rapa Nui (Easter Island) heads have bodies! While this isn't news in the Archaeology world, the discovery of hieroglyphs on the bases sort of is. Really interesting stuff!

An ancient archaeological  site in Saudi Arabia

saudi arabia ancient sites An ancient archaeological site in Saudi Arabia. Photo - World Archaeology. This is strange - why would they do this?

DNA from a cave in Russia adds a mysterious new member to the human family.

All three fossils (two molars and part of a finger bone) were found in Denisova cave in southern Siberia, where Russian student Zoya Gudkova takes a break from digging. Neanderthals and modern humans also lived there tens of thousands of years ago.

This is the oldest rock art in North America. The Winnemucca petroglyph is between 10,500 to 14,800 years old!

This is the oldest rock art in North America. The Winnemucca petroglyph is between to years old!Nevada petroglyphs in Winnemucca Lake range from simple lines to complex shapes resembling plants and could date back to the first peopling of the Americas.

1. Bison. 3. Prehistoric 15,000-10,000 BCE.4. Unbaked clay 5. Le Tuc d'Audoubert, France 7. "high relief: extend well forward from background" 9. Typical cave art in prehistoric art by depicting animals.

"Two Bison, reliefs in cave at Le Tuc d’Audoubert, France, ca. BC, Paleolithic" Extraordinary artistic mastery for a supposedly primitive people

What was the Purpose of the Mysterious Maya E-Group Complexes?: Pyramidal Temple with Platform at Uaxactun E-Group

The Ancient Site of Rujm el Hiri is a 5,000 Year Old Observatory

The year old megalithic building in the Golan Heights called Rujm el-Hiri was apparently intended for star-watching in Israel.

Dominant B.C.S. Anthropomorph Closeup, Supplication Panel, San Rafael Swell, Emery County, Utah (by Jon Bailey.)

Dominant B. Anthropomorph [pictograph] closeup, Supplication Panel, San Rafael Swell, Emery County, Utah (by Jon Bailey.

Underwater Ancient Petroglyphs captured accidentally by a drone in Vancouver Canada

Ancient petroglyph captured accidentally by drone over Whitewater Ski Resort at Lake St Nelson , BC, Canada.

Человеколев . Сделанная из бивня мамонта, статуя считается одной из древнейших известных скульптур в мире и самой древней зооморфной скульптурой. Учёные полагают, что фигура возможно представляет собой божество и являлась предметом религиозного поклонения. После проведения радиоуглеродного анализа возраст человекольва был определён в 32 тысячи лет. Позднее была произведена новая датировка, в соответствии с которой возраст скульптуры составляет 40 тысяч лет

Löwenmensch figurine, found in the Hohlenstein-Stadel cave of Germany's Swabian Alb and dated at years old, is associated with the Aurignacian culture and is the oldest known anthropomorphic animal figurine in the world

Vogelhert Cave -- 35,000 Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: 7.5 grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory

Vogelherd Cave, Vogelherdhöhlen - Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory, this figurine is one of the oldest know pieces of individual artwork in the archaeological record.

A niungvaliruluit (a window-shaped directional inuksuk) frames a place of great significance or provides a sightline to a distant place. Baffin Island. Norman Hallendy

A niungvaliruluit (a window-shaped directional inuksuk) frames a place of great significance or provides a sightline to a distant place.

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