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Negev Desert archaeological site illuminates an important chapter in modern humans' origin

Negev Desert archaeological site illuminates an important chapter in modern humans' origin

The Boker Tachtit archaeological excavation site in Israel's central Negev desert holds clues to one of the most significant events in h...
Climate conditions during the migration of Homo sapiens out of Africa reconstructed

Climate conditions during the migration of Homo sapiens out of Africa reconstructed

An international research team led by Professor Dr Frank Schabitz has published a climate reconstruction of the last 200,000 years for Ethio...
Huge prehistoric croc 'river boss' prowled Queensland waterways

Huge prehistoric croc 'river boss' prowled Queensland waterways

A new species of large prehistoric croc that roamed south-east Queensland's waterways millions of years ago has been documented by Unive...
Study presents new species of bizarre, extinct lizard previously misidentified as a bird

Study presents new species of bizarre, extinct lizard previously misidentified as a bird

An international research team has described a new species of Oculudentavis, providing further evidence that the animal first identified as ...
Vase by master Greek painter found in princely tomb at Vulci

Vase by master Greek painter found in princely tomb at Vulci

At Vulci, even the artists of the time were able to express their creativity, feelings and imaginations through their works. This is testifi...
1,800-year-old statue found in ancient Metropolis

1,800-year-old statue found in ancient Metropolis

According to the Turkish Culture and Tourism Ministry’s Department of Excavations an 1800-year-old statue has been unearthed in the ancient ...
Unique Viking textiles found in woman’s grave

Unique Viking textiles found in woman’s grave

To an untrained eye, the artefact looks brown and dull, but it’s actually something very special: Viking textiles — embroidered wool fabric ...
Fashion for pointy shoes unleashed plague of bunions in medieval Britain

Fashion for pointy shoes unleashed plague of bunions in medieval Britain

The British have suffered for their fashion for centuries according to a new study suggesting that a vogue for shoes with a pointed tip led ...
Evidence of wine and oatmeal consumption in Northern Greece during the Neolithic period

Evidence of wine and oatmeal consumption in Northern Greece during the Neolithic period

In Germany they drink beer and in Greece they drink wine. This is such a well known old stereotype, but how old in actual fact? Thousands of...
Skeleton with bird skull in its mouth identified as 12-year-old Scandinavian girl from 17th century

Skeleton with bird skull in its mouth identified as 12-year-old Scandinavian girl from 17th century

Skeletal remains found in a cave with a bird’s skull in its mouth and another next to its cheek have been identified as belonging to a 12-ye...
Archaeologists unveil 7,000-year-old seal impressions discovered at Tel Tsaf in northern Israel

Archaeologists unveil 7,000-year-old seal impressions discovered at Tel Tsaf in northern Israel

A team of archaeologists from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) made a rare discovery when they unearthed a small clay seal impression...

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