In the waters of the Oxus River Adams discovers a surprising connection to Jason and the Argonauts – could they have possibly travelled this far from Greece? http://www.alexanderslostworld.com/episode-guide/episode-5-the-land-of-the-golden-fleece/
Crossing back into Afghanistan, Adams continues his search for Alexander’s Lost Cities. Lost in a sand storm in the desert, he and cameraman Greg finally reach a remote police outpost in the Taliban held Kunduz delta. Read More ….City of Lady Moon
Recent excavations made by archaeologists in the arid Eurasian steppes stretching from the Black Sea to the border of China, are disproving histories previous beliefs about Nomads. Our early beliefs were that Nomads did not develop or build nor acquire riches, in any way comparable to the lives of sedentary peoples. According to the New […]
The Marco Polo sheep as they have come to be known, were once abundant in the Pamir Mountains region. However due to unregulated hunting the population has dwindled to a point near nil. The sheep are one of the few wild animals to be found in this inhospitable area. Pajhwok Afgan News says that ” […]
Mineral rich lands in Afghanistan are making it harder and harder to end the war. High tech gadgets like ipads and computers are now competing for and in a way being traded for the lives young men, women and children…when will it end. I found this article in the LA Progressive to be most informative. […]
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Kundoz looking grim with the Germans fighting the Taliban….hopefully not so crazy in October when we will be there filming.