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Old May 15th, 2018, 09:47 PM   #1

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Ancient city of Mardaman discovered

A collection of old tablets discovered concealed inside jugs have revealed the location of an ancient lost royal Mesopotamian city in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. I just read the article on LiveScience about the discovery of the city of Mardaman: "Ruins from the lost city of Mardaman, which dates back some 4,800 years, have been discovered in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq, archaeologists just announced."

Here's the article link: Mardaman

And a YouTube clip with some great pictures: Mardaman video
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Old May 16th, 2018, 09:34 AM   #2

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Very interesting. I love it when history, archeology and other disciplines work together to corroborate and further explain our past.
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Old May 17th, 2018, 07:14 PM   #3

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Nice, perhaps there will be more information later.
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Old May 18th, 2018, 10:20 PM   #4

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I sure hope. I keep checking already for more info, it became routine during my morning coffee.
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