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250-million-year-old chunk of Africa stuck onto southeastern US identified  Apr 23, 11:58 am
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Researchers have identified an ancient piece of Africa stuck onto the southeastern US.
Ancient Antarctica was as warm as today's California coast  Apr 22, 12:36 pm
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): Using a new way to measure past temperatures, scientists have claimed that parts of ancient Antarctica were as warm as today's California coast, and polar regions of the southern Pacific Ocean registered 21st-century Florida heat.
Ancient tundra landscape discovered under Greenland Ice Sheet  Apr 18, 12:58 pm
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Scientists were greatly surprised to discover an ancient tundra landscape preserved under the Greenland Ice Sheet, below two miles of ice.
Vitamin B3 may have been delivered to Earth by meteorites  Apr 18, 11:12 am
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): A new analysis by NASA-funded researchers suggest that ancient Earth might have had an extraterrestrial supply of vitamin B3 delivered by carbon-rich meteorites.
US pastor says 'Blood moon' was a sign from God  Apr 17, 11:03 am
London, Apr 17 (ANI): A church in the US has claimed that the total lunar eclipse that turned the moon a dark blood red was a "sign" from God and fulfilled an ancient prophecy foretold in the Bible.
Meteorites unlock secrets of Mars' early atmosphere  Apr 17, 10:59 am
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Geologists, who analyzed 40 meteorites that fell to Earth from Mars, have managed to unlock secrets of the Martian atmosphere hidden in the chemical signatures of these ancient rocks.
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.