Ancient underground village, estimated to be 1,300 to 1,800 years old, discovered in Arizona

October 10, 2014 11:30 AM

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Ancient underground village, estimated to be 1,300 to 1,800 years old, discovered in Arizona

A team of 10 archaeologists combed the Arizona's Petrified Forest National Park with an aim to search for signs of ancient life. They found sandstone slabs sticking up out of the sand dunes, this proved to be the evidence of the fact that the prehistoric forests present here at one point of time were the home to an ancient civilization.

The team came across ceramic shards and portions of stone tools, these pointed towards the fact that there is something significant there below the surface. Amy Schott, a seasonal archaeologist with the park, said that though working in the sun for full day is hard still it is very much exciting bec...

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