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Mysterious ruins in desert could be 10,000 years old

Via: Daily Mail

The strange stone formations were uncovered in 2009, by archaeologist Robert Mason of the Royal Ontario Museum, who came across stone lines, circles, and tombs in a near-lifeless area of desert near a monastery (pictured) Image credit: CC 3.0 Bernard Gagnon

A mysterious ancient building in Syria, described as a ‘landscape for the dead’ could be as old as 10,000 years ago – far older than the Great Pyramid.

But scientists have been unable to explore the ruins, unearthed in 2009, because of the conflict in the region.

The strange stone formations were uncovered in 2009, by archaeologist Robert Mason of the Royal Ontario Museum, who came across stone lines, circles, and tombs in a near-lifeless area of desert. Mason talked about the finds at Harvard’s Semitic Museum, said that more investigation is required to understand the mysterious rock structures – and how old they are – but Mason is unsure whether he will ever be able to return to the ruins.

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