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Unusually sophisticated prehistoric monuments and technology in the heart of the Aegean

Unusually sophisticated prehistoric monuments and technology in the heart of the Aegean

New excavations on the remote island of Keros reveal monumental architecture and technological sophistication at the dawn of the Cycladic B...
Researchers find first evidence of sub-Saharan Africa glassmaking

Researchers find first evidence of sub-Saharan Africa glassmaking

Scholars from Rice University, University College London and the Field Museum have found the first direct evidence that glass was produced ...
Costa Rica 'more complete' after recovering 200 artefacts from Venezuela

Costa Rica 'more complete' after recovering 200 artefacts from Venezuela

Costa Rica said it is "more complete" after recovering nearly 200 pre-Columbian artefacts from Venezuela, where they had been ama...
World's longest underwater cave system discovered in Mexico may shed light on Mayan rituals

World's longest underwater cave system discovered in Mexico may shed light on Mayan rituals

A group of divers has connected two underwater caverns in eastern Mexico to reveal what is believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the p...
Ancient DNA results end 4,000-year-old Egyptian mummy mystery

Ancient DNA results end 4,000-year-old Egyptian mummy mystery

Using 'next generation' DNA sequencing scientists have found that the famous 'Two Brothers' mummies of the Manchester Museu...
The Montmaurin-La Niche mandible reveals the complexity of the Neanderthals’ origin

The Montmaurin-La Niche mandible reveals the complexity of the Neanderthals’ origin

A team of scientists from the Centro Nacional de Investigacion sobre la Evolucion Humana (CENIEH), led by Jose Maria Bermudez de Castro, to...
'Rainbow' dinosaur had iridescent feathers like a hummingbird

'Rainbow' dinosaur had iridescent feathers like a hummingbird

Birds are the last remaining dinosaurs. They're also some of the most vibrantly colored animals on Earth. A new study in Nature Communi...
5,000 year old rock art discovered in Iran’s Isfahan province

5,000 year old rock art discovered in Iran’s Isfahan province

In a recent discovery, archaeologists have found carvings on a 5,000-year-old stone in Iran’s central Isfahan province. Credit: Iran Fr...

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