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Bronze Age mausoleum found in Kazakhstan

A Bronze Age burial mound has been unearthed in northern Kazakhstan. The discovery of a 3,000-year-old pyramid-shaped mausoleum in Kazakhstan has gone viral over the past 24 hours, with several media outlets proclaiming the structure to be the world's first pyramid. But archaeologists say the structure, which contains a series of

Ancient king’s mausoleum found in China

The 2,100-year-old mausoleum built for king Lui Fei has been found in Jiangsu, China. Liu Fei died in 128 B.C. during the 26th year of his rule over a kingdom named Jiangdu, which was part of the Chinese empire. Although the mausoleum had been plundered, archaeologists found that it still contained more

Roman mausoleum found underneath pile of garbage

A 2,000-year-old Roman-era mausoleum has been uncovered from under tons of illegally-dumped rubbish in Italy. The mausoleum, which dates back to the second century AD, was found by police hidden beneath 58 tonnes of garbage in the coastal town Pozzuoli while they were impounding the site they say was used to