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Bihar's ancient Nalanda University re-starts today Sep 1, 11:22 am
Patna, Sep 1 (ANI): The ancient Nalanda University located in Rajgir city of Bihar's Nalanda district will start again today as classes are scheduled to begin in its newly established campus.
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Researchers have recently excavated ancient stone artifacts in Saudi Arabia that might provide deeper insight into how humans dispersed out of Africa.
Bronze Age wine cellar discovered in Israel Aug 28, 12:55 pm
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Researchers recently discovered an ancient wine cellar at a Middle Bronze Age Canaanite palace in Israel.
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): A new study has helped scientists uncover the climate history of the 'red planet' with the help of an ancient Martian meteorite known as 'Black Beauty'.
Worm-like ancient 'misfit' finds family in 'tree of life' Aug 18, 3:36 pm
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): The fossil of an ancient worm-like creature, which had legs, spikes and a head difficult to distinguish from its tail, has finally been placed in the evolutionary tree of life.
New evidence suggests mummification in Egypt started 1.5K years earlier than thought Aug 14, 3:32 pm
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that newly discovered evidence suggests that the origins of mummification started in ancient Egypt 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.
Kerala Tourism signs historic agreement with UNESCO Aug 2, 7:02 pm
Kochi, Aug 2 (ANI): Kerala Tourism has signed an agreement with UNESCO to begin a historic cooperation between the state and the world's foremost cultural organisation in promoting and protecting the ancient Spice Route heritage.
Ujjain, July 14 (ANI): As the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited the famous ancient temple of Shree Mahakaleshwara in Ujjain to pray for rains on Monday, a clash flared up between devotees and the police when the area was cordoned off to prevent 'Shiv Kawads,' from entering the temple premises.
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Researchers have long tried to explain why ice-age cycles became longer and more intense some 900,000 years ago, switching from 41,000-year cycles to 100,000-year cycles.
Curiosity traversing ancient glaciers on Red Planet Jun 26, 10:32 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): NASA has revealed that the Martian crater Gale, through which the NASA rover Curiosity is currently traversing, was covered with glaciers about 3,500 million years ago.
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered ancient skulls in a Spanish cave that show a mix of Neanderthal and more primitive traits, suggesting that Neanderthals evolved their defining characteristics in stages
Indians marry off frogs, sacrifice goats to appease rain god Jun 13, 5:51 pm
Nagpur/Jamshedpur, June 13 (ANI): With the summer heat showing no signs of abating, locals in Nagpur and Jamshedpur have turned to ancient rituals to appease the rain god.
How Earth avoided global warming in the past Jun 12, 3:55 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that development of a huge mountain range in the middle of the ancient supercontinent, Pangea helped Earth to avoid huge rise in atmospheric CO2 last time.
'Echoes' of earth proves how moon was formed Jun 10, 12:25 pm
London, June 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that material from the ancient Earth that collided with another planet-sized body supposedly 4.5 billion years ago that led to the formation of the Moon might still be in Earth's mantle.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Long-lost paintings have been discovered on the walls of Cambodia's ancient Angkor Wat temple by an Australian National University (ANU) researcher.
Poonch, June 5 (ANI): Muslims in Kashmir's Poonch district came together for a two-day convention to raise awareness about the importance of the ancient traditions and beliefs of Islam which are slowly being eroded away by western culture.
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Some 56 million years ago, a massive pulse of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere sent global temperatures soaring. In the oceans, carbonate sediments dissolved, some organisms went extinct and others evolved.
Washington, May 31 (ANI): A Curtin University researcher has revealed that Australia's deadly eruptions, which occurred over 510 million years ago, were the significant reason behind the climate change that caused history's first known mass extinction.
Washington, May 30 (ANI): A researcher spent the better part of three years collecting and studying ancient rock samples from the Acasta Gneiss Complex in the Northwest Territories to understand the environment in which they formed.
Ajmer (Rajasthan), May 21 (ANI): On the occasion of Anchor World Museum Day visitors, specially the youth, thronged to relive their ancient tradition and culture showcased through a two-day heritage exhibition in the ancient Ajmer Fort of Rajasthan.
Radiation from early universe may help prove Einstein's theory of general relativity May 14, 9:33 am
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Researchers have measured the minute gravitational distortions in polarized radiation from the early universe and discovered that these ancient microwaves can provide a cosmological test of Einstein's theory of general relativity.
London, May 9 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that even though the ancient monument of Stonehenge dates back to between 2500 BC and 3000 BC, people had already been living in the area for millennia when it was built.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Researchers have discovered an ancient kitten-sized predator that lived in Bolivia about 13 million years ago - one of the smallest species reported in the extinct order Sparassodonta.
London, May 8 (ANI): An ancient ring-like structure discovered in southern Alberta has pointed towards a possible meteorite strike.
Ancient papyrus mentioning Jesus' wife 'probably a hoax' May 6, 10:10 am
Washington, May 6 (ANI): An ancient papyrus that claimed that Jesus had a wife may be a hoax after all.
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