Satellite imagery indicate that 290 cultural heritage sites in Syria, whose history stretches back to the dawn of civilization, have been damaged by its ongoing civil war, the United Nations` training and research arm (UNITAR) said on Tuesday.
Dartmouth researchers have for the first time, linked a cataclysmic meteor impact in Canada to the start of civilisation.
The dawn of urban life in the Middle East still remains uncovered in Syria.
Archaeologists have come across evidence of the earliest Chinese civilization.
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