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The Megalithic Temples of Malta

Sometime around 3600 BCE, some bored dudes on the island of Malta erected some Megalithic Temples, because why not? The structures were expanded upon by new waves of civilizations, giving us valuable insight into Neolithic life in the Mediterranean. They are now widely considered to be the oldest free-standing buildings in the world.

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