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Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 9:30 AM

The land of Atlantis sprang not from the sea, but the imagination of Plato. Could, though, his inspiration have come from some very real lost civilizations and natural cataclysms of the ancient world? Archaeologist Robert R. Stieglitz identifies some possible answers to centuries-old speculations.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Once isolated by geography and history, this ancient city is the focus of renewed interest among travelers. Jessica Pociask opens up the archaeological wonders of western Jordan’s World Heritage Site.

 

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