Sahara – Libya’s Forbidden Deserts

The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world, and the third largest after Antarctica and the Arctic.    It spans an enormous area of 3.6million square miles – about the size of China or the USA.     There is also Waw and Namus volcano.   It means "oasis of mosquitoes", a reference to the… Continue reading Sahara – Libya’s Forbidden Deserts

Sahara – Wadi Takarkori region

The Wadi Takarkori region where the discovery was made is already being described as an “untapped treasure” with hundreds of sites awaiting excavation. Tafuri and her colleague Savino di Lernia began excavating the archaeological site between 2003 and 2006.  Other archaeologists have also uncovered huts, animal bones and pots with traces of the earliest fermented… Continue reading Sahara – Wadi Takarkori region

Sahara secrets

  Richat Structure Around 130,000 to 100,000 years ago the Sahara desert was not the sea of sands it is today. Instead, three large rivers created green corridors that linked sub-Saharan Africa to the Mediterranean and could have provided a safe means of passage for migrating ancient humans, according to a new study Rock formations… Continue reading Sahara secrets

Atlantis – the Richat Structure – near Ireland – Western Africa

A gigantic geological structure in the Sahara Desert of Mauretania, which is seen in this satellite image, is measuring approximately 50 km (32 miles) in diameter.   It is known as the Richat Structure and has been a familiar landmark since the earliest space missions.   It is one of the most unique rock formations on Earth… Continue reading Atlantis – the Richat Structure – near Ireland – Western Africa

Rotsformasies – Rocks – NAZCA lines – Richat structure

More than one face  emerge from the landscape when seen from the air.   Located in southeastern Alberta, Canada, near Medicine Hat, this great geological wonder can only be seen from high above the ground.   Nevertheless, its humanoid details are stunning when one considers that human hands took no part in shaping this large mass of… Continue reading Rotsformasies – Rocks – NAZCA lines – Richat structure