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The Bosnian Indiana Jones found the world’s oldest stone carved by humans


Remember in Raiders of the Lost Ark when Indiana Jones got chased by that gigantic boulder?

Well, the archaeologist known as the Bosnian Indiana Jones just found have found a giant stone that looks a lot like that big rock. And it could possibly be the oldest stone sphere made by human hands.

The archaeologists believe this stone was made around 1,500 years ago. The stone was found in a forest near Zavidovici, in the eastern part of the country. It's around four to five feet in radius and has extremely high iron content.

Here is the place where it was found:

And here is the guy who found it: Dr. Sam Osmanagich.

He claims there were more such stones that were destroyed because villagers believed there was gold hidden in the middle.

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The Bosnian Indiana Jones found the world’s oldest stone carved by humans

Anugya Chitransh

Anugya is originally from New Delhi, India. She studied journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in New York, graduating with a master's in international reporting. She plans to travel one day to all the places she reads about. She likes reading fiction, pop music, and going to the beach, but absolutely hates anyone mangling or shortening her name (which is quite common). She binge watches Korean dramas and anime series. She's a freelance writer and has produced content that has appeared in NBC, The Times of India, Time Out Delhi, and other publications.

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