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Bodh Gaya celebrates traditional Buddhist New Year  Apr 15, 9:59 am
Bodh Gaya, Apr.15 (ANI): Buddhist monks from across the world converged at ancient temple in Bihar to celebrate traditional water festival, heralding the New Year for the community.
Life on Earth may have originated at deep sea vents millions of years ago  Apr 10, 1:31 pm
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that one possibility of how life originated on Earth is that simple metabolic reactions emerged near ancient seafloor hot springs, enabling the leap from a non-living to a living world.
Ancient volcanic explosions could reveal how Mercury came to be  Apr 3, 10:26 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that the surface of Mercury is crackled with volcanic explosions for extended periods of the planet's history.
Martian dust reveals water content in ancient times  Apr 3, 10:26 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Mars rover Curiosity has more than 120,000 measurements of surface rocks and soil and in the process revealed a more detailed image of how much water was once present on the Red Planet.
Mars' lava fields could actually be massive mud flows  Apr 1, 2:00 pm
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): After taking a detailed look at the distinctive Cerberus Fossae, planetary scientists say that some of Mars' lava fields may actually be massive mud flows, indicating that the ancient feature may not have been caused by volcanic activity at all.
Last bastion of 'men's-only' golf set to fall to women   Mar 27, 10:48 am
Johannesburg, Mar 27 (ANI): The Royal and Ancient Golf Club (R and A) has announced that it has recommended its members should vote in favour of women being allowed to join the club in a ballot to be held on September 18.
Japanese Group meets famed Indian trainer to learn 'yoga'  Mar 20, 10:11 pm
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Mar.20 (ANI): Japanese group visited India to learn various postures and stances of ancient form of balancing mind and body, focusing on physical and mental strength building exercises and postures 'Hatha Yoga', from the famed religious leader and trainer Yogi Adityanath.
Scientists find evidence of double space impact on ancient Earth  Mar 19, 4:46 pm
London, March 19 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that they have found evidence of a double space impact, where an asteroid and its moon struck ancient Earth in tandem.
Europeans had darker skin, hair and eye pigmentation 5,000 years ago  Mar 11, 1:53 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): New analysis from ancient DNA of archaeological skeletons shows that Europeans had darker skin, hair, and eye pigmentation 5,000 years ago.
How nature favoured the Mongols in their conquests  Mar 11, 12:34 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): By studying the rings of ancient trees in mountainous central Mongolia, researchers think they may have unraveled the mystery of how small bands of nomadic Mongol horsemen united to conquer much of the world within a span of decades, 800 years ago.
Two distinct volcanic eruptions flood ancient plains of Mars with lava   Mar 7, 10:25 am
Washington, March 7 (ANI): Two distinct volcanic eruptions have flooded the area of Daedalia Planum with lava, flowing around an elevated fragment of ancient terrain of Mars.
Ancient Polynesians sampled fancy menus 3,000 years ago   Mar 6, 10:03 am
Washington, March 6 (ANI): Researchers studying 3000-year-old skeletons from the oldest known cemetery in the Pacific Islands have cast new light on the diet and lives of the enigmatic Lapita people - likely ancestors of Polynesians.
Italy set to rescue ancient city of Pompeii after flood damage  Mar 5, 1:17 pm
London, Mar 5 (ANI): The government of Italy has revealed that it will unblock 2 million euros in emergency funding to save the ancient city of Pompeii, after flooding caused the walls to collapse.
Pompeii's walls crumbling under rain and bureaucracy  Mar 4, 12:40 pm
Washington, March 5 (ANI): A series of collapses this weekend have raised concerns about the fate of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii.
Ancient Chinese medicine being researched to help cure pancreatic cancer  Mar 4, 10:37 am
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): The bark of the Amur cork tree (Phellodendron amurense) has been held with high regard for centuries for its healing properties.
Megacities of Indus Valley may have collapsed due to extreme drought conditions  Mar 3, 10:26 am
London, Mar 3 (ANI): A new study suggests that "megacities" of the Indus Valley region of Pakistan and north-west India may have collapsed because of an ancient episode of climate change.
What ancient Olympians ate  Feb 20, 3:24 pm
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): While sports nutrition may seem cutting edge at this day and age, its roots can be traced back to the Olympics in ancient times.
Study reveals why evolution was stuck in slime for billion years  Feb 19, 4:18 pm
Washington, February 19 (ANI): A new research has revealed ancient conditions that almost ended life on Earth.
3,600-year-old mummy discovered in ancient Egyptian city Luxor  Feb 14, 1:38 pm
London, February 14 (ANI): Spanish archeologists have discovered a 3,600-year-old mummy in the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt.
Ancient giant reptile's live birth preserved in 248-million-year old fossil  Feb 13, 12:09 pm
Washington, February 13 (ANI): A new study has claimed that Ichthyosaur fossils may show the earliest live birth from an ancient Mesozoic marine reptile.
How `Jesus` face came to be on Shroud of Turin  Feb 12, 1:06 pm
Washington, Feb. 12 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that neutron emissions from an ancient earthquake that rocked Jerusalem may have created the Jesus' face, as well as messed up the radiocarbon levels that suggested that the shroud was a medieval forgery.
Researchers discover oldest star ever in universe  Feb 10, 3:20 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 10 (ANI): Australian astronomers have claimed that they have found a star that is 13.6 billion years old, making it the most ancient star.
Vizag residents offer prayers at Sun God temples  Feb 6, 6:24 pm
Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Feb.6 (ANI): Greeting the spring season and bidding farewell to the winter season, devout Hindus thronged Sun God temples to offer prayers, symbolizing the ancient belief of going into light from darkness in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
Radiocarbon dating of 'ancient' camel bones suggest error in Bible  Feb 6, 1:46 pm
Washington, Feb. 6 (ANI): Archaeologists have used radiocarbon dating to pinpoint the arrival of domestic camels in the Middle East - and found that the science directly contradicted the Bible's version of events.
120-million-year-old 'animal Pompeii' may have wiped out China's ancient creatures  Feb 6, 1:26 pm
London, Feb. 6 (ANI): Scientists believe that the creatures from the lower Cretaceous era in north-east China were instantly killed by volcanic eruptions similar to the blast that hit the Roman city of Pompeii.