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22,000-year-old panda from cave in Southern China belongs to distinct, long-lost lineage

22,000-year-old panda from cave in Southern China belongs to distinct, long-lost lineage

Researchers who've analyzed ancient mitochondrial (mt)DNA isolated from a 22,000-year-old panda found in Cizhutuo Cave in the Guangxi P...
New technique provides accurate dating of ancient skeletons

New technique provides accurate dating of ancient skeletons

Interest in the origins of human populations and their migration routes has increased greatly in recent years. A critical aspect of tracing...
New structures found in El Salvador's San Andrés archaeological complex

New structures found in El Salvador's San Andrés archaeological complex

El Salvador's cultural authorities on Tuesday presented new structures and artefacts discovered in the San Andrés archaeological comple...
1,800-year-old villa and mosaics of Greek fisherman Phainos discovered in Turkey

1,800-year-old villa and mosaics of Greek fisherman Phainos discovered in Turkey

Archaeological ruins and mosaics discovered in Turkey’s southwestern city of Muğla have been confirmed to belong to the villa of fisherman ...
Ruins of ancient palace likely found beside river in Japan's Nara

Ruins of ancient palace likely found beside river in Japan's Nara

Building a palace near the water’s edge isn’t the safest location, as it could endanger the lives of its residents in the event of flooding...
Unusual 1,000-year-old Arabic clay amulet unearthed in Jerusalem

Unusual 1,000-year-old Arabic clay amulet unearthed in Jerusalem

A rare clay Arabic amulet unearthed by archaeologists in the last days of Ramadan brings an unexpected 1,000-year-old blessing from Allah. ...
Beyond the Image: Hidden inscriptions on Athenian vases

Beyond the Image: Hidden inscriptions on Athenian vases

Just because scholars have analyzed ancient Greek pottery for centuries doesn’t mean they’ve uncovered all their secrets. This kylix, o...
Largest pre-Columbian adobe city still holds surprises for archaeologists

Largest pre-Columbian adobe city still holds surprises for archaeologists

The discovery of new murals carved in high relief at the archaeological complex of Chan Chan, the largest pre-Columbian city built of adobe...

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