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Ochre use by Middle Stone Age humans at Ethiopian cave persisted over thousands of years

Ochre use by Middle Stone Age humans at Ethiopian cave persisted over thousands of years

Middle Stone Age humans in the Porc-Epic cave likely used ochre over at least 4,500 years, according to a study published in the open-acces...
Elaborate baskets reveal sophisticated societies in Peru 15,000 years ago

Elaborate baskets reveal sophisticated societies in Peru 15,000 years ago

An archaeologist from Florida Atlantic University's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute is among a team of scientists who made a ...
What bone proteomics could reveal about the dead

What bone proteomics could reveal about the dead

Studying bones has helped scientists reconstruct what dinosaurs and other extinct creatures looked like. Taking this further, scientists re...
Two missing WWII B-25 bombers found off Papua New Guinea

Two missing WWII B-25 bombers found off Papua New Guinea

Two B-25 bombers associated with American servicemen missing in action from World War II were recently documented in the waters off Papua N...
Coring Arctic lakes to study Vikings

Coring Arctic lakes to study Vikings

Billy D'Andrea, a Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory paleoclimatologist and Center for Climate and Life Fellow is currently doing fieldwo...
High rank tomb of East Wu Dynasty was found in Anhui

High rank tomb of East Wu Dynasty was found in Anhui

“The son of heaven tomb” was situated in Dongyang Village Gushu Town Dangtu County, Anhui Province. According to historic records and folk ...
Rare tooth find reveals horned dinosaurs in eastern North America

Rare tooth find reveals horned dinosaurs in eastern North America

A chance discovery in Mississippi provides the first evidence of an animal closely related to Triceratops in eastern North America. The fos...
Whales only recently evolved into giants when changing ice, oceans concentrated prey

Whales only recently evolved into giants when changing ice, oceans concentrated prey

The blue whale, which uses baleen to filter its prey from ocean water and can reach lengths of over 100 feet, is the largest vertebrate ani...

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