10 Stunning Discoveries You Need To Know About

Most of the discoveries are concern to weird things, these discoveries may seem unusual and mysterious for someone. But all these discoveries are actually precious and priceless, but that’s not the case for everyone. Some discoveries bring new ways of looking at the world and at mankind. Here are some of the most incredible discoveries.

The Stone Sphere


Source: www.world-mysteries.com

In Costa Rica around 300 strange stone balls are disseminated all over the country which are said to be made by the Diquis culture that thrived from 700 to 1530, but its is unknown how these are shaped so perfectly round or what were their purpose.

The Piri Reis Map


Source: en.wikipedia.org

Piri Reis was a famous most senior commander of navy of Ottoman Empire who is passionate about cartography(the science of drawing maps). In 1513 he drew the most stunning world map of his time showing the western coast of Africa and the eastern coast of South America (here is the crazy part), he also described the northern coast of Antarctica 300 years before it was even discovered and  when it was under the ice.

The Baghdad Batteries


Source: www.theeventchronicle.com

In the remain of the ancient city of Baghdad  a series of unusual cases was found in 1938, containing a copper cylinder with an iron rod inside it filled with an acidic agent and sealed with a mixture of dark bituminous pitch with sand or gravel (asphalt). Turns out these clay pots were nothing less than ancient electric batteries, researcher suggest that some ancient civilizations could have been able to produce slow amounts of electricity around 4000 years ago when something known as electricity never existed.

The Giant Eggs


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It is found in Chechnya, the federal state of Russia geologists discovered 40 very unusual fossilized dinosaur eggs, however the biggest species we have known could produce eggs the size of a basketball they are one meter long, and are said to be laid by a huge and unknown dinosaur species around 60 million years ago.

The Voynich Manuscript (document written by hand)


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It has been named after the book dealer Wilfrid Voynich who discovered it. It is also known as world’s most “mysterious manuscript”, the Voynich manuscript dates back to the early 15th century. It contains writing and symbols that are unknown and only a few  drawing can be identified. As those drawing featured species of plants, only 16 have been identified. It also mentions space and nature figures which were of course unknown at that time.

The Mystery Stone of US


Source: www.ancient-origins.net

In the lake of U.S.A name Winnipesaukee was found very weird and mysterious egg-shaped stone. The  intellectual symbols on it still cannot be encrypted and its genesis remain unknown.

The Antikythera Mechanism


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In the early 1990’s, among the debris of the Antikythera (island in Greece) wreck was found a strange mechanism which was carbon dated back to 2000 years ago. It was later revealed to be the first analog computer ever, designed to  calculate astronomical positions.

The Hidden Chinese Character Stone


Source: www.dailymail.co.uk

Found in a little village of south china “Zhangbu” its is one of the most intriguing discoveries yet a stone is carbon dated to be 270 million years old which displays Chinese characters which is translated to “communist party of china fall” every geologist that had visited the site concluded that the characters on the stone were genuine and there is no traces of the characters being made by man.

The Fuente Magna Bowl


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It was found near the mysterious site of Tiwanaku Bolivia, a large stone vessel which is carbon dated back to 3500 containing proto Sumerian cuneiform (language) inscriptions leading us to think that contact between the old and new worlds may have happened earlier than we think.

The London Artifact


Source: paleo.cc

It is found in London, Texas on 1930’s by a couple which was on a walk when they noticed a rock with wood protruding from its core. The object turned out to be a hammer embedded in the rock which was carbon dated back to 400 million years ago as it is to old, a part of the wooden handle is turning to coal.

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