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100 Ancient Egyptian Inscriptions Found at Amethyst Mining Site
28th March 2019 | | Ancient, Humans

In addition to the carved-rock inscription, the researchers also found 14 stele (inscriptions carved on a stone slab or pillar) and 45 ostraca (inscriptions written on pieces of pottery).

Story of most murderous people of all time revealed in ancient DNA
28th March 2019 | | Ancient, Humans

Starting 5000 years ago, the Yamnaya embarked on a violent conquest of Europe. Now genetic analysis tells their tale for the first time.

Fossil barnacles reveal whales have followed same migration routes for hundreds of millennia
26th March 2019 | | Ancient, Animal Life

Chemical traces in fossils allow scientists to track movements of ancient ocean giants.

New neurons for life? Old people can still make fresh brain cells, study finds
26th March 2019 | | Humans, Tech

A new study finds that even people long past middle age can make fresh brain cells, and that past studies that failed to spot these newcomers may have used flawed methods.

Fascinating Experiment Suggests Some Humans Can Sense Earth’s Magnetic Field
26th March 2019 | | Earth, Humans, Tech

The ability to sense the Earth’s magnetic field is well documented among many animals, but researchers have struggled to show that humans are also capable of the feat. Until now.

‘Unseen’ Meteor That Exploded Over Bering Sea Caught on Camera After All
25th March 2019 | | Space, Tech

Two instruments on NASA’s Terra satellite caught images of the fireball explosion on Dec. 18, 2018.

Tornado Appears at Chichen Itza and Observers Believe Kukulkan is Angry
25th March 2019 | Ancient, Humans

Less that 24 hours after the 2019 Descent of the Plumed Serpent, a small tornado appeared on the steps. A coincidence? A sign? Of what?

Where Marijuana Jobs Are Booming Across The U.S.
25th March 2019 | | Humans

Changing cannabis laws have resulted in a noticeable boost in the American job market and it’s estimated that 211,000 people are now directly employed in the industry full time.

Fossil Treasure Trove of Ancient Animals Unearthed in China
22nd March 2019 | | Ancient, Animal Life

The fossils from the Cambrian Period include dozens of new species and provide a window into life more than 500 million years ago.

Archaeologists Have Unearthed A 60,000-Year-Old Neanderthal Workshop In Poland With 17,000 Stone Products
22nd March 2019 | | Ancient, Humans, Tech

This is so far the largest of its kind that has ever been discovered outside of a cave in Central Europe.

Researchers shed new light on the origins of modern humans
22nd March 2019 | Ancient, Humans

Researchers have been using a genetic approach to tackle one of the most intractable questions of all—how and when we became truly human.

DNA Clues to an Ancient Canary Islands Voyage
22nd March 2019 | | Ancient, Humans

The islands’ pioneers likely arrived centuries before European conquest, as part of a large-scale movement of people from North Africa.

First Anatolian farmers were local hunter-gatherers that adopted agriculture
20th March 2019 | Ancient, Humans

The researchers found that the early Anatolian farmers derived the vast majority of their ancestry (~90 percent) from a population related to the Anatolian hunter-gatherer in the study.

Ancient Monkey Bone Tools Shake Up the Narrative of Early Human Migration to the Rain Forest
20th March 2019 | | Ancient, Humans

New evidence pushes back the date for human settlement in jungles, challenging the idea that our ancestors preferred the savannas and plains.

NASA’s Surprise Discovery on Bennu Just Changed What We Know About Asteroids
20th March 2019 | | Space, Tech

The NASA spacecraft analysing the asteroid has observed it shooting out plumes of dust that surround it in a dusty haze – a phenomenon we’ve never seen in an asteroid before.

Geologists Keep Finding ‘Impossible’ Rocks on This Remote Tropical Island
20th March 2019 | | Ancient, Earth

Because of Anjouan’s fiery origins, the entire island should be uniformly composed of volcanic basalt: a dark-coloured, lava-derived rock.

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