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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Kabul, Feb.6 (ANI): Archaelogists and restoration experts have reassembled and restored several statues, including the magnificiant and ancient Buddha statues, smashed by the Taliban in 2001 during their rule.
Kabul Museum restores Taliban-smashed ancient Buddha statues Feb 5, 12:14 pm
Kabul, Feb.5 (ANI): Archaelogists and restoration experts have reassembled and restored several statues, including the magnificiant and ancient (Bamiyan) Buddha statues, smashed by the Taliban in 2001 during their rule.
4,600-year-old step pyramid unearthed in Egypt Feb 4, 10:14 am
Washington, Feb. 04 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a 4,600-year-old step pyramid near the ancient settlement of Edfu, in southern Egypt, that predates the Great Pyramid of Giza by at least a few decades.
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): The remains of a bustling port and barracks for sailors or military troops, which were apparently in use while the pyramids were being built about 4,500 years ago, have been discovered near the Giza Pyramids.
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): A new study on an ancient, predatory creature known as the "devil frog", suggests that it may have looked even scarier than previously thought.
Ancient `Black Death` plague strain `could re-emerge in future` Jan 29, 11:13 am
Washington, Jan. 29 (ANI): A team of scientists has discovered that two of the world's most devastating pandemics - the plague of Justinian and the Black Death, each responsible for killing as many as half the people in Europe - were caused by distinct strains of the same pathogen.
Washington, Jan. 28 (ANI): A few characters scratched on ancient earthenware jug's side have left archaeologists wondering if it corroborates the Bible's stories of King Solomon.
Washington, Jan. 27 (ANI): Researchers have discovered the genome of a 7,000-year-old individual from the Mesolithic site of La Brana-Arintero (Leon, Spain), which has overturned popular image of light-skinned European hunter-gatherers.
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that violence, infectious diseases and changes in climate were responsible for the collapse of the ancient Indus city of Harappa almost 4,000 years ago.
Dharamsala, Jan.16 (ANI): The Tibetan Government in exile has urged China to make appropriate arrangements for the rehabilitation of victims of a burnt ancient town in Tibet.
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