17 Civilisations that MYSTERIOUSLY Disappeared

The world’s first civilisations are thought to have emerged as far back as 6500 BC and as with all things from the past, we don’t know everything, if anything at all. Here are 17 civilisations that mysteriously disappeared:

1. Minoans 

Source: en.wikipedia.org
Source: en.wikipedia.org

The Aegean Island based Minoan civilisation lasted 600 years from around 2000-1400 BC and have been immortalised through their incredible artwork and architecture. Around 1450 the Minoan’s went into decline due to what is thought to be a combination of natural catastrophes including an earthquake and a volcanic eruption.

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