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Scientists discover early relative of man Dec 3, 4:36 pm
Washington, December 3 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a previously unknown human relative, with whom ancient man must have had sex with.
Washington, Dec 02 (ANI): The properties of the lead bricks recovered from ancient Roman shipwrecks are ideal for experiments in particle physics and scientists have begun to use them to study dark matter and neutrinos, but archaeologists have raised alarm about the destruction and trading of cultural heritage that lies behind this.
'Tomb raiders' 'prove' Great Pyramids are 20,000 years old Nov 30, 3:41 pm
Melbourne, November 30 (ANI): Two German students, who stole into the Great Pyramid and scraped away some ancient writing, claimed that the Great Pyramids are 20,000 years old.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new analysis of Hadean mineralogy challenges the assumption that the mineral species found on Earth today are much the same as they were during Earth's first 550 million years-the Hadean Eon-when life emerged.
How Mars could have been warm and wet enough to form ancient valleys Nov 25, 10:00 am
Washington, Nov. 25 (ANI): Researchers have said that much like the Grand Canyon, Nanedi Valles snakes across the Martian surface suggesting that liquid water once crossed the landscape.
Music can reveal ancient human history too Nov 25, 8:55 am
Washington, Nov. 25 (ANI): Music can reveal previously hidden clues about the ancient human history, according to researchers.
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): While a new Martian probe is set to be launched, a Florida State University scientist has uncovered what may be the first recognized example of ancient Martian crust.
Stone-tipped spears predate human existence by 85,000 yrs Nov 14, 1:35 pm
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): The remains of the world's oldest known stone-tipped throwing spears are so ancient that they actually predate the earliest known fossils for our species by 85,000 years, it has been revealed.
Washington, Nov. 6 (ANI): Scientists have identified regions in Antarctica that they claim stores data about Earth's climate and greenhouse gases extending as far back as 1.5 million years, almost twice as old as the oldest ice core drilled to date.
New dot-to-dot version of Kama Sutra sex guide launched Nov 5, 11:19 am
London, Nov. 5 (ANI): A team of designers have introduced a new dot-to-dot version of the ancient Kama Sutra sex guide, filled with incomplete illustrations of recommended sexual positions.
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A new study suggests that mammal body size decreased significantly during at least two ancient global warming events.
Tuberculosis may be well over 7000-years-old Oct 31, 11:04 am
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): A new research has found that tuberculosis was present in Europe as early as 7000 years ago.
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): Pakistani hooligans have been urinating on the ancient rock carvings of Buddhist iconography dating from more than 2,000 years ago in the Swat Valley, archaeologists said.
Plankton shells can reveal climate change from millions of years ago Oct 26, 11:48 am
Washington, Oct. 26 (ANI): A new research has found that climate changes from millions of years ago are recorded at daily rate in ancient sea shells.
Wellington, Oct. 22 (ANI): A non-profit organization called CyArk has created digital copies of over 100 significant cultural sites around the world, including Roman ruins, ancient statues, and even an entire island, in order to preserve them in the event of a war, other forms of damage, and from climate change impact.
Virus confirms ancient human `out-of-Africa` migration saga Oct 22, 10:35 am
Washington, Oct. 22 (ANI): A new study of the full genetic code of a common human virus has offered proof of the "out-of-Africa" pattern of human migration, which earlier had been documented by anthropologists and studies of the human genome.
Newly discovered ancient human relative crossed Wallace's Line Oct 18, 11:47 am
Washington, Oct. 18 (ANI): The Denisovans - newly discovered ancient human relative - crossed one of the world's most prominent marine barriers in Indonesia, and interbred with modern humans moving through the area on the way to Australia and New Guinea, scientists have claimed.
Bigfoot may be hybrid of ancient polar bear and brown bear Oct 17, 1:59 pm
London, Oct. 17 (ANI): An Oxford University researcher has claimed that Bigfoot is nothing but a cross between an ancient polar bear and brown bear.
Now, cure your earache royal-style with loaf of bread Oct 15, 2:21 pm
London, Oct. 15 (ANI): A newly unearthed 17th century book, which was written by King Charles II's personal physician, Dr. William Sermon, has revealed that ancient royals used to put a loaf of bread in their ear hole to cure an earache.
How Prince William's redefining royal family traditions Oct 14, 3:59 pm
London, Oct. 14 (ANI): The Duke of Cambridge, who recently revealed that his son's godparents will be his non-royal friends, is apparently trying to bring about a revolution in the ancient royal family traditions.
Chennai hosts tribal art exhibition Oct 14, 1:54 pm
Chennai, Oct.14 (ANI): Around 40 tribal artists from different parts of India participated in a week-long painting exhibition showcasing ancient tribal art in southern Chennai city.
'1st cave painters may have been mostly women' Oct 14, 12:41 pm
Washington, Oct. 14 (ANI): An American archaeological anthropologist has said that measurements of ancient cave handprints suggest that the majority of the artists may have been women.
Ancient DNA reveals Europe's genetic diversity Oct 11, 5:24 pm
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): A new research, that used DNA to map the history of human migration, has showed a pattern of genetic replacement taking place across several millennia in a region of central Europe.
How microbes survive in freezing conditions Oct 11, 4:23 pm
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): Researchers have studied microbial survival in ice to understand how microorganisms could survive in ancient permafrost, or perhaps even buried in ice on Mars.
Ancient tombs unearthed in north China Oct 11, 12:30 pm
Shijiazhuang (China), Oct. 11 (ANI): Nearly 300 pieces of cultural relics have been unearthed from a cluster of ancient tombs in north China's Hebei Province.
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