Kazakhstan is the ninth largest nation in the world, bigger than Western Europe, and extends from the Caspian Sea on the west to Mongolia on the east; from Russia in the north to Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and China in the south.

Kazakhstan was the second largest republic in Russia till the 1991 collapse of the U.S.S.R. Kazakhstan has been inhabited for a very long time and it’s thought these individuals had been the first people to cultivate and journey horses.

In truth, the identify, Kazakhstan, is from an historical Turkic phrase that meant “independent, a free spirit.”

Now in 2015, NASA has taken interest in photographing from the International Space Station uncommon and really massive geoglyphs discovered in the southern Kostanay area and Turgay steppes of northern Kazakhstan.

More and extra of the distinctive and mysterious geoglyphs preserve being discovered and the quantity is now over 200. Their ages are between three,000 and 7000 years or older they usually can solely be seen from excessive in the air.

In the eleven-minute interview Linda Moulton Howe talks about the wonderful discovery and NASA’s interest in these historical petroglyphs.