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European domestic dog is presumed to have originated in Southwestern Germany

European domestic dog is presumed to have originated in Southwestern Germany

Together with a group of international colleagues, a research team from the Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment at ...
Rare diseases in the Bronze Age

Rare diseases in the Bronze Age

Rare diseases are a special field in medical-pharmaceutical research and treatment today. "Rare" means that no more than five in 1...
Ancient stupa complex unearthed in Bangladesh

Ancient stupa complex unearthed in Bangladesh

Archaeological excavations at Nateshwar Deul in Tongibari upazila of Munshiganj have unearthed a large and rich stupa complex of the Atish D...
Louvre recovers 16th-century armour, four decades after theft

Louvre recovers 16th-century armour, four decades after theft

The Louvre museum in Paris said Wednesday that it had recovered a set of gold and silver-encrusted Renaissance-era armour nearly 40 years af...
Second restoration phase of Upper Egypt's Dendera Temple complex completed

Second restoration phase of Upper Egypt's Dendera Temple complex completed

As part of a plan by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to preserve the Dendera Temple complex in Upper Egypt’s Qena and devel...
Journey of a skull: How a single human cranium wound up alone in a cave in Italy

Journey of a skull: How a single human cranium wound up alone in a cave in Italy

A lone cranium in an Italian cave wound up there after being washed away from its original burial site, according to a study published in th...
Prehistoric killing machine exposed

Prehistoric killing machine exposed

Previously thought of as heavy, slow and sluggish, the 260-million-year-old predator, Anteosaurus, was a ferocious hunter-killer. Anteosauru...
New light shed on the early evolution of limb bone marrow

New light shed on the early evolution of limb bone marrow

When and how bone marrow first originated in the limbs of early four-legged animals is disputed in evolutionary biology. With the help of po...
Scientists dig deep to reveal Earth’s hidden layer

Scientists dig deep to reveal Earth’s hidden layer

It's an idea worthy of a Jules Verne novel; a mysterious layer at the center of our planet. Now researchers from The Australian National...
Shift in scientific consensus about demise of Neanderthals

Shift in scientific consensus about demise of Neanderthals

It is still unclear how the Neanderthals died out. For long, one theory seemed most likely: the emergence of the highly intelligent Homo sap...
Bahamas were settled earlier than believed, settlers dramatically changed landscape

Bahamas were settled earlier than believed, settlers dramatically changed landscape

Humans were present in Florida by 14,000 years ago, and until recently, it was believed the Bahamas—located only a few miles away—were not c...
New technology allows scientists first glimpse of intricate details of Little Foot's life

New technology allows scientists first glimpse of intricate details of Little Foot's life

In June 2019, an international team brought the complete skull of the 3.67-million-year-old Little Foot Australopithecus skeleton, from Sout...
Cutting-edge analysis of prehistoric teeth sheds new light on the diets of lizards and snakes

Cutting-edge analysis of prehistoric teeth sheds new light on the diets of lizards and snakes

New research has revealed that the diets of early lizards and snakes, which lived alongside dinosaurs around 100 million years ago, were mor...

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