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Digitally enhanced images revealed hidden paintings on the walls of Cambodia's Angkor Wat, one of the largest religious monuments in the world, built between…Read More »









A.D. 1113 and 1150. The paintings, once invisible to the naked eye, show elephants, deities, boats, orchestral ensembles and people riding horses, according to a new research article detailed online in May 2014 in the journal Antiquity. [Read full story]   Less «
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