Island cores unravel mysteries of ancient Maltese civilisation

July 12, 2019 - General

The mysteries of an ancient civilisation that survived for more than a millennium on the island of Malta—and then collapsed within two generations—have been unravelled by archaeologists who analysed pollen buried deep within the earth and ancient DNA from skulls and bones.

The Ä gantija temples of Malta are among the earliest free-standing buildings known
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