News Desk

Magnificent Dendera Temple to Be Turned Into An Open-Air Museum
17th January 2019 egyptianstreets.com | Ancient

Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities is developing the around the Dendera temple complex into an open-air museum, Ahram Online reports.

Archeological dig along Detroit River unearths 30,000 indigenous artifacts
16th January 2019 m.metrotimes.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

Thanks to an ongoing archeological dig, nearly 30,000 artifacts have turned up that could provide context to the rich history of the Michigan-Canada border as well as its indigenous relations.

Shifting north magnetic pole forces unprecedented navigation fix
16th January 2019 | reuters.com | Earth, Space

Rapid shifts in the Earth’s north magnetic pole are forcing researchers to make an unprecedented early update to a model that helps navigation by ships, planes and submarines in the Arctic, scientists said.

Asteroid suddenly shows off a comet-like tail
16th January 2019 | cnet.com | Space

A smash-up in the asteroid belt may have turned a previously calm and quiet space rock into a splashier kind of celestial object.

STEAM-PROPELLED SPACECRAFT COULD EXPLORE ASTEROIDS ‘FOREVER’, SAY SCIENTISTS
16th January 2019 | independent.co.uk | Space, Tech

‘Awesome’ technology could be used to explore ‘anywhere there is water and sufficiently low gravity’.

Fire And Feces May Reveal An Early Human Presence In Alaska
16th January 2019 | forbes.com | Ancient, Humans

This is very strong circumstantial evidence for an early human presence in eastern Beringia from 32,000 years ago throughout the LGM.

Even the Ancient Egyptians Had Homework, Preserved Tablet Shows
11th January 2019 | livescience.com | Ancient, Humans

Homework written by a school kid in ancient Egypt has been preserved since the second century A.D.

Cloned ancient redwood trees could be the key to fighting climate change
11th January 2019 nypost.com | Earth

If the trees grow as planned, each mature redwood could pull as much as 250 tons of carbon dioxide from the air.

Pyramid stone row: Egypt asks Museum of Scotland for papers
11th January 2019 | theguardian.com | Ancient, Humans

Row over plans by Edinburgh museum to display stone from Great Pyramid of Giza escalates.

New Evidence Suggests Dogs Reached North America 10,000 Years Ago
11th January 2019 gizmodo.com | Ancient, Animal Life

The remains, which had been stored at the Illinois State Museum, hadn’t been properly dated using modern techniques.

Surprise Discovery Reveals an Ancient, Extinct Giant Hidden Among Ivory in Cambodia
11th January 2019 | sciencealert.com | Ancient, Animal Life, Humans

As melting permafrost gives up the bones of long extinct megafauna, a new breed of ivory hunter is cashing in on the remnants of creatures that vanished millennia ago.

The spoken literature of the world’s oldest culture is disappearing – but there are ways to keep it alive
9th January 2019 | theguardian.com | Humans

After centuries of being written about, Indigenous Australians are reclaiming their own stories.

Ancient DNA from Viking Graves Proves the Fierce Fighters Rode Male Horses
9th January 2019 | livescience.com | Ancient, Animal Life, Humans

Scientists conducted the first ancient DNA analysis of bones from 19 horses in Viking graves, and found that nearly all of the animals were male, a tantalizing clue about vanished Viking culture.

The Animal Kingdom’s “Universal Code” for Monogamy Has Been Discovered
9th January 2019 | inverse.com | Animal Life

Monogamy, it’s revealed, is embedded in shared molecules across various amphibians, birds, mammals, and fish.

Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Triggered Mile-High Tsunami That Spread Through Earth’s Oceans
9th January 2019 | livescience.com | Ancient, Earth, Space

The asteroid blasted a nearly mile-high tsunami through the Gulf of Mexico that caused chaos throughout the world’s oceans, new research finds.

The meteor shower that brought Tunguska is due in June
7th January 2019 bigthink.com | Earth, Humans, Space

“If the Tunguska object was a member of a Beta Taurid stream … then the last week of June 2019 will be the next occasion with a high probability for Tunguska-like collisions or near misses.”

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