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Are Ketamine Clinics Paving the Way for Legal Psychedelic Therapy?
29th October 2021 | Humans, Misc.

The proliferation of ketamine clinics around the country could offer a model for other psychedelic therapy clinics in the future. Here’s what it’s like on the inside.

Human species who lived 500,000 years ago named as Homo bodoensis
29th October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

The species lived in Africa about 500,000 years ago, during the Middle Pleistocene age, and was the direct ancestor of modern humans, according to scientists. The name bodoensis derives from a skull found in Bodo D’ar in the Awash River valley of Ethiopia.

Fingerprints point to 5,000-year-old Orkney pottery class
29th October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

Archaeologists believe fingerprints on fragments of clay found in Orkney were left by experienced potters and their young apprentice 5,000 years ago.


Scientists Traced The Weird Origins of Tusks to Find Out Where They Came From
29th October 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Weird

Stick a turtle’s beak on a baby hippo. Then twist its front legs so they stick out to either side, but keep its back legs straight. And give it tusks. Presto, you have something that looks a little bit like a prototype mammal-like animal that walked the planet hundreds of millions of years ago.

Hidden Maya complexes hint that the famous calendar was already in use 3,400 years ago
29th October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

Ancient Central American people may have designed their cities around  an early iteration of the Maya calendar.

Archaeologists in Iraq find ancient wine press, carvings
25th October 2021 | Ancient, Humans

Archaeologists in Iraq revealed Sunday their discovery of a large-scale wine factory from the rule of the Assyrian kings 2,700 years ago, along with stunning monumental rock-carved royal reliefs.

Mammoths and other extinct Ice Age giants clung on longer than previously thought, DNA analysis suggests
25th October 2021 | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth, Humans

Mammoths and other giant creatures of the Ice Age such as woolly rhinos survived longer than scientists thought, coexisting with humans for tens of thousands of years before they vanished for good. That’s according to the results of an ambitious 10-year research project that analyzed DNA from hundreds of soil samples across the Arctic.

Artificial Intelligence Has Found an Unknown ‘Ghost’ Ancestor in The Human Genome
25th October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans, Tech

Nobody knows who she was, just that she was different: a teenage girl from over 50,000 years ago of such strange uniqueness she looked to be a ‘hybrid’ ancestor to modern humans that scientists had never seen before.

Mummy’s older than we thought: new find could rewrite history
24th October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

The ancient Egyptians were carrying out sophisticated mummifications of their dead 1,000 years earlier than previously thought, according to new evidence which could lead to a rewriting of the history books.

Cannabis products may help treat symptoms of depression, improve sleep, and increase quality of life, study suggests
24th October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans, Misc.

A longitudinal study published in Frontiers in Psychiatry investigated the effects of medicinal cannabis among clinically depressed and/or anxious patients.

2.5 billion-year-old traces of life locked inside primeval ruby
24th October 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth

Traces of ancient life were locked inside a 2.5 billion-year-old ruby from Greenland, according to a new study.

This Jurassic Graveyard Holds The Oldest Known Evidence of ‘Complex’ Dinosaur Herds
24th October 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth

A Jurassic graveyard in Patagonia, Argentina, holds more than 100 fossilized eggs and the bones of 80 Mussaurus patagonicus dinosaurs ranging in age from hatchling to adult. The trove of dinosaur remains suggests that these paleo-beasts lived in herds as early as 192 million years ago, a new study finds.

Ancient rainforest-dwelling humans ate wide range of foods to survive
24th October 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth, Humans

Some of the oldest evidence for modern humans living in rainforests has been found in a cave in Southeast Asia. Researchers analysed fossilised teeth discovered in Laos, revealing that these humans ate fruits and meat as part of an omnivorous diet.


Goodbye, Columbus: Vikings crossed the Atlantic 1,000 years ago
21st October 2021 | | Ancient, Humans

Long before Columbus crossed the Atlantic, eight timber-framed buildings covered in sod stood on a terrace above a peat bog and stream at the northern tip of Canada’s island of Newfoundland, evidence that the Vikings had reached the New World first.

Physicists announce results that boost evidence for new fundamental physics
20th October 2021 | Humans, Tech

Results announced by the LHCb experiment at CERN have revealed further hints for phenomena that cannot be explained by our current theory of fundamental physics

Earth Tipped on Its Side 84 Million Years Ago, New Evidence Suggests
20th October 2021 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth

We know that true polar wander (TPW) can occasionally tilt whole planets and moons relative to their axes, but it’s not entirely clear just how often this has happened to Earth. Now a new study presents evidence of one such tilting event that occurred around 84 million years ago – when dinosaurs still walked the Earth.

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