Professor Dr. Antony P. Mueller
-- Ubi dubium, ibi libertas --
quinta-feira, 3 de novembro de 2016
10 Recent Archaeological Finds That Rewrite History
Every year, our knowledge of the past improves a little bit. 2016 has been no different. Scientists have made several discoveries and revelations which have helped us better understand (and, in some cases, drastically altered) our history. 10 Ancient Chinese Beer We’ve known for a while that the ancient Chinese enjoyed a drink due to evidence of fermented beverages derived from rice found at a 9,000-year-old site in the Henan Province. However, in 2016, we learned that the Chinese were also beer lovers. Archaeologists excavating the Shaanxi Province found beer-making equipment dating to 3400–2900 BC. This marks the first direct evidence of beer being made on-site in China. Residue found in the ...