The New Paper

December 2, 2020

Prehistoric paintings discovered in Amazonian rainforest

Archaeologists discovered tens of thousands of prehistoric paintings in the Amazonian rainforest. The paintings, described as the “Sistine Chapel of the ancients,” stretch across eight miles in Colombia and represent one of the world’s largest collections of prehistoric rock art.

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