Archaeologists Discover Lost Civilization Under The Melting Arctic, Lost Civilization found under melting ice

Remains Lost Civilization found under melting ice.

The Arctic ice is melting no doubt about that. But what is under the ice that has been there for thousands of years.

Researchers form Norway have recovered the remains from millennia-old cultures that lived before the time of the Vikings.
Earlier this summer, a group of researchers uncovered a 10,000 year-old atlatl, or hunting weapon, that had recently emerged in an ice thaw.

As the northern ice sheets retreat, perishable items are emerging. Researchers in Norway have discovered almost everything.

This isn't the first time melting glaciers have led to archaeological finds. Earlier this summer, a group of researchers uncovered a 10,000 year-old atlatl, or hunting weapon, that had recently emerged in an ice thaw.Researchers must work fast to gather items which can rot in just a few short days after thawing from their icy tombs.
The front edge of this particular glacier has retreated 18 meters in the last year, making the race against collecting artifacts a desperate some items are destroyed before they are discovered.

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