News Desk

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.

Native Americans who protested Dakota Access get handed the longest prison sentences
15th July 2018 thinkprogress.org | Humans

Three protesters accept plea deals to avoid likely unfair trials in North Dakota.

Can a Laugh Be Inherited? How Genes Define Who We Are
15th July 2018 | nationalgeographic.com | Humans

Genetically speaking, we get what we get. But someday we might be able to program our genetic futures, and then it’s a whole new ballgame.

Archaeologists prepare to open huge granite sarcophagus in Egypt
12th July 2018 | theguardian.com | Ancient, Humans

The sarcophagus has become a source of excitement because a layer of mortar between the body and the lid indicates its contents have lain undisturbed since it was buried.

Ancient Humans Lived in China 2.1 Million Years Ago
12th July 2018 | theatlantic.com | Ancient, Humans

The discovery of stone tools—the oldest ever found outside of Africa—dramatically shifts the story of hominin migration, researchers say.

No single birthplace of mankind, say scientists
12th July 2018 | theguardian.com | Ancient, Humans

Researchers say it is time to drop the idea that modern humans originated from a single population in a single location.

Mexico earthquake leads to discovery of ancient temple
12th July 2018 | bbc.co.uk | Ancient, Humans

The temple is nestled inside the Teopanzolco pyramid in Morelos state, 70km south of Mexico City. It is thought to date back to 1150 and to belong to the Tlahuica culture, one of the Aztec peoples living in central Mexico.

Ancient Romans May Have Hunted Whales to Oblivion in the Mediterranean
12th July 2018 | haaretz.com | Ancient, Animal Life

Romans hunted gray and right whales to extinction in local waters, archaeologists postulate after studying mysterious bones in ancient Roman fish-salting factories in Gibraltar.

High-Energy ‘Ghost Particle’ Traced to Distant Galaxy in Astronomy Breakthrough
12th July 2018 | space.com | Space, Tech

Astronomers have traced a high-energy neutrino to its cosmic source for the first time ever, solving a century-old mystery in the process.

The study of neanderthals’ tartar reveals the widespread consumption of plants as a subsistence strategy
10th July 2018 | heritagedaily.com | Ancient, Humans

This research shows that the use of plants was a widespread, deeply-rooted subsistence strategy of the Neanderthals.

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