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Humans colonized diverse environments in Southeast Asia and Oceania during the Pleistocene
31st January 2019 | sciencedaily.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

New study reviews the palaeoecological information associated with hominin dispersals into Southeast Asia and Oceania throughout the Pleistocene.

Bees can learn the difference between European and Australian Indigenous art styles in a single afternoon
31st January 2019 theconversation.com | Animal Life

Honey bees also have excellent navigation skills, they communicate symbolically through dance, and they can learn abstract concepts.

Ancient Canadian quinoa suggests food globalized earlier than we thought
28th January 2019 qz.com | Ancient, Humans

Just as 21st-century Americans can visit a grocery store stocked with citrus grown in Florida and quinoa from South America, ancient people may have looked beyond what grew locally for dinner.

Modern Humans Reached Spain Earlier Than Thought
28th January 2019 | haaretz.com | Ancient, Humans

Discovery of advanced tools in Malaga thousands of years before modern humans were thought to be there may not be that odd: Humans in North Africa 300,000 years ago could see Spain from their porch

Australia Day protests: Tens of thousands march against ‘celebration of colonisation and genocide’
28th January 2019 | independent.co.uk | Humans

Prime minister Scott Morrison defends annual holiday and opposes any changes as protestors take to streets in cities across country

Native Americans offer to educate Covington Catholic staff and students
28th January 2019 | theguardian.com | Humans

Leaders sent letter to school seeking to ‘build understanding’ after students were filmed in apparent confrontation

Decade-Long Restoration of Tutankhamun’s Tomb Finally Concludes
28th January 2019 | smithsonianmag.com | Ancient, Humans

Conservators stabilized famed crypt’s wall paintings, introduced viewing platforms and barriers designed to limit visitor access to fragile areas

Scientists Warn of Steady Increase in Asteroid Impacts on Earth
28th January 2019 sputniknews.com | Earth, Space

Although the number of space rocks striking earth is increasing, the probability of an asteroid strike wiping out mankind is extremely low.

‘The Heartbeat Of Wounded Knee’ Aims To Usher In A New Narrative For Native Americans
28th January 2019 | npr.org | Humans

As Treuer shows, the Indians not only have maintained their culture and civilization through some dark years — but in some parts of the country, today, are thriving.

Astronomers Have Made a Breathtaking Image Staring Deeper Into Space Than Ever Before
25th January 2019 | sciencealert.com | Space, Tech

Scientists at the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias developed and applied an image processing technique designed to draw out the unseen light in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field.

MAGA teenagers: how the Midwest was built on violence against Native Americans
25th January 2019 theconversation.com | Ancient, Humans

This event, and the media whirlwind around it, raise important questions about America’s historic baggage when it comes to issues of race.

New remains discovered at site of famous Neanderthal ‘flower burial’
25th January 2019 | sciencemag.org | Ancient, Humans

From 25 to 28 January, scientists will gather at a workshop at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom to discuss what the new finds suggest about Neanderthal views of death.

For centuries the rivers sustained Aboriginal culture. Now they are dry, elders despair
25th January 2019 | theguardian.com | Earth, Humans

Indigenous people and farmers alike fear Walgett has only six months left if they don’t get water.

Ants build superhighways without bosses or blueprints
23rd January 2019 | nature.com | Animal Life

The construction and clearing of their sophisticated highways, it turns out, relies mainly on independent efforts that add up to unintentional teamwork.

Newly Discovered Ancient Funeral Mask May Be Part Of A Valuable Sunken Treasure
23rd January 2019 mysteriousuniverse.org | Ancient, Humans

Archaeologists believe that a native civilization smelted the mask before Europeans made their way over and it could be as old as thousands of years BC.

A snapshot of our mysterious ancestor Homo erectus
23rd January 2019 theconversation.com | Ancient, Humans

Who was Homo erectus? And could 2019 be the year we learn more about our mysterious ancestor?

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