Posts Tagged ‘Baghdad’

The Unexplained Mysteries of the Baghdad Battery

September 29th, 2013 § in Science

In 1936, archaeologists discovered a strange object while excavating the ruins of a 2,000 year old village around Baghdad. At first glance, the object appeared to be a clay pot. But when a German archaeologist named Wilheim Konig took a good look at it, he concluded that it was a[...]