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Kazakh horses named the oldest domestic horse breed

Kazakh horses are the oldest of domestic breeds that continues to inhabit the territories of its original formation said a Russian scientist Leonid Gaiduchenko.

Kazakh horses named the oldest domestic horse breed
Frame from the video of KTK TV channel.
3000-yo cauldron discovered in eastern Kazakhstan

A 3000-y.o. cauldron dated back to the Bronze Age has been discovered in eastern Kazakhstan.

3000-yo cauldron discovered in eastern Kazakhstan
Photo © Alibek Dzhenalinov
Ice age animal bones discovered in Northern Kazakhstan

Bones of ice age animals have been discovered in Pavlodar Oblast in northern Kazakhstan.

Ice age animal bones discovered in Northern Kazakhstan
Ruins of the citadel. Photo from the Turkestan Album of 1871-1872.
Archeological park to be built in Taraz: 2000 years of history

An archeological park will be constructed around a medieval tower in Kazakhstan's southern city of Taraz by 2017.

Archeological park to be built in Taraz: 2000 years of history
©Reuters/Radu Sigheti
Ancient past challenges modern teaching in 'cradle of mankind'

In Kenya's national museum, wide-eyed school children gaze at blackened skeletons of long gone ancestors, 1.5 million-year-old remains that provide key lessons today for modern teachers of mankind's origin.

Ancient past challenges modern teaching in 'cradle of mankind'
©REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski
Earliest iron artefacts came from meteorite

The earliest iron artefacts ever found -- funeral beads strung around bodies in a 5,000-year-old Egyptian cemetery -- were made from a meteorite.

Earliest iron artefacts came from meteorite
Cambodian jungle graveyard mystifies experts
Cambodian jungle graveyard mystifies experts

Over a hundred "burial jars" and a dozen coffins arranged on a ledge in remote Cambodian jungle have for centuries held the bones -- and secrets -- of a mysterious people who lived alongside with the Angkor era.

Cambodian jungle graveyard mystifies experts
Ancient mysteries revealed in Turkmen desert sands
Ancient mysteries revealed in Turkmen desert sands

Over four millennia ago, the fortress town of Gonur-Tepe might have been a rare advanced civilisation before it was buried for centuries under the dust of the Kara Kum desert in remote western Turkmenistan.

Ancient mysteries revealed in Turkmen desert sands
 'Tree of life' has Kurdish roots: study
'Tree of life' has Kurdish roots: study

Seen by some as emblematic of the Mediterranean landscape and cuisine, the olive tree in fact has its domesticated roots in Kurdish regions, said a study Wednesday that seeks to settle an age-old debate.

'Tree of life' has Kurdish roots: study
Public to get access to ancient Mexican beach rock carvings
Public to get access to ancient Mexican beach rock carvings

Thousands of years ago, long before Spanish conquistadores raided Mexico, ancient people carved circles, spirals and drawings of bow hunters into volcanic rocks dotting a Pacific beach.

Public to get access to ancient Mexican beach rock carvings
Photoillustration from markville.ss.yrdsb.edu
Ancient craftsmen lived at the territory of Almaty oblast

Scientist and professor of Al-Farabi Kazakhstan National University suggested that primitive people lived at the territory of Almaty oblast over 35 thousand years ago.

Ancient craftsmen lived at the territory of Almaty oblast

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