7 Wonders of the Ancient World, Compiled Through Time, Research Proves

By on Feb 25, 2011 in Internet, Travel, World Comments

A list of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World was found out to be compiled through time by a new research. The list was compiled by the Greeks and not created in one sitting. According to International news sites, February 25, 2011, there were various lists created by the Greeks.

Colosseum in Rome, Italy
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The 7 Wonders of the Ancient World

The Great Pyramid of Giza

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon

The Lighthouse of Alexandria

The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus

The Statue of Zeus at Olympia

The Colossus of Rhodes

The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus

It has been noted that the list had different variations and the best list was created by Antipater and Philon. There are now applications which provide 3D images of these 7 Wonders of the Ancient World that you could view in the comforts of your home.

The new 7 Wonders of the World were established on July 7, 2007 through online voting. The results were:

The Great Wall of China, China

Chichen Itza, Mexico

Christ Redeemer, Brazil

Machu Picchu, Peru

The Taj Mahal, India

Petra, Jordan

The Roman Colosseum, Italy

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