Ran across two very interesting and intriguing articles this morning. One about an inscription on a stone that may provide an answer to the mystery of the lost settlers of Roanoke Island.
The other article is about a huge archeological survey in Saudi Arabia whose …
Team members say they have already identified thousands of archaeological sites, found evidence suggesting that people have lived in the area for much longer than was previously thought, and encountered bizarre structures, the function and meaning of which are shrouded in mystery.
“Much longer than previously thought” means as far back as thousands of years BCE.