Archaeologists discover 'largest stone ever carved by human hands'

Archaeologists discover 'largest stone ever carved by human hands'
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Archaeologists from the German Archaeological Institute have found what they think is "the largest stone ever carved by human hands," Discovery News reports.

The stone is more than 2,000 years old, dating to at least 27 B.C.E., the archaeologists estimate. It is 64 feet long and 19.6 feet wide, with a height of at least 18 feet. It clocks in at an astounding 1,650 tons.

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