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Research on British teeth unlocks potential for new insights into ancient diets
20th July 2018 | eurekalert.org | Ancient, Humans

In the modern samples, the researchers found proteins that reflected a global British diet, such as those related to potatoes, soybeans and peanuts, as well as milk proteins.

How Tasmania’s Aboriginal people reclaimed a language, palawa kani
20th July 2018 theconversation.com | Ancient, Humans

Palawa kani (“Tasmanian Aboriginal people speak”), is based on surviving spoken and written remnants of the island’s original languages.

Evidence of Salmonella Paratyphi C found for the first time in medieval northern Europe
20th July 2018 | sciencedaily.com | Ancient, Humans

Genome research suggests that enteric fever, a potentially lethal disease more commonly found in hot countries, was present in medieval Europe.

You’re living in a new geologic age. It’s called the Meghalayan
20th July 2018 | sciencenews.org | Earth

It’s one of three newly designated ages divvying up the Holocene Epoch, a geologic time period kicked off 11,700 years ago by the end of the Ice Age.

White Clover Can Be an Annoying Weed. It May Also Hold Secrets to Urban Evolution.
20th July 2018 | nytimes.com | Earth, Humans

The ubiquitous plant alters its defense systems in a tougher environment, prompting researchers to call it a perfect test species for study as urban areas expand.

How Enslaved Chefs Helped Shape American Cuisine
20th July 2018 | smithsonianmag.com | Humans

Black cooks created the feasts that gave the South its reputation for hospitality.

‘Apollo 11’ film to show first moon landing like never before
20th July 2018 | collectspace.com | Humans, Space, Tech

“Apollo 11,” from director Todd Douglas Miller, will feature never-before-seen large format film footage of the 1969 mission that landed astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the surface of the moon.

Archaeologists find earliest evidence of bread
18th July 2018 | theguardian.com | Ancient, Earth, Humans, Tech

Tiny specks of bread have been found in fireplaces used by hunter-gatherers 14,000 years ago, predating agriculture by thousands of years.

How to come up with better ideas, according to scientists who developed a new theory of human evolution
18th July 2018 qz.com | Ancient, Humans

This complex new view emerged from a sophisticated approach by scientists with different specialties from institutions around the world.

Saving A Critically Endangered Aboriginal Language in Australia
18th July 2018 | voanews.com | Ancient, Humans

Indigenous elders in central Australia are leading efforts to save a critically endangered language. Of the estimated 300 Indigenous languages that once existed in Australia, only 90 are still spoken.

‘A goldmine’: mummies’ secrets uncovered in Egypt
17th July 2018 | theguardian.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

Deep below the sands of the Saqqara necropolis, archaeologists have uncovered a unique discovery they say reveals the secrets of the ancient Egyptian mummies.

Could DNA prove that ancient Egyptians visited Ireland?
17th July 2018 | irishcentral.com | Ancient, Humans

Legends and archaeological finds suggest ancient Egyptians once visited Ireland. Could DNA findings answer long-held questions regarding a possible link between ancient Egyptians and the Emerald Isle?

Common struggle: Black Lives Matter leader talks of painful parallels with Indigenous Australia
17th July 2018 | theguardian.com | Humans

Countries can acknowledge their histories without being captive to them, says Hawk Newsome, who is visiting Sydney.

Rare Double Asteroid Spotted by Three of the World’s Largest Radio Telescopes
17th July 2018 interestingengineering.com | Space, Tech

An asteroid first discovered last year has now been confirmed to be one of only four equal mass binary systems ever detected near Earth.

Who were the first Americans? Ancient tools dug up in Texas add to the debate
15th July 2018 | star-telegram.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

A new archaeological find suggests that humans inhabited America, specifically parts of what is known today as Texas, as far back as 21,700 years ago.

Early human evolution was ‘multi-ethnic and multicultural’, scientists say
15th July 2018 | independent.co.uk | Ancient, Humans

New analysis challenges traditional view of humanity’s origins and suggests many populations of primitive people developed across Africa.

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