Sunghir: Why this Paleolithic Burial Site that could be 35 thousand years old is so important
The Sunghir site is the oldest settlement of people in the Vladimir region in Russia. This is not only a monument protected by UNESCO but also a unique archaeological site that attracts the attention of researchers from all over the world. The rich and diverse archaeological material discovered in Sunghir contains unique data about our ancestors who lived here more than 30 thousand years ago. What secrets does the Upper Paleolithic site of Sunghir continue to keep?
The large-scale scanning of the territory from an aircraft with the help of the LiDAR laser technology allowed for locating thousands of hidden objects of the ancient Mayan city of the Peten region (Guatemala) and made it clear that the population of this city was simply huge in the scale of the ancient world.