Archeology
Melting ice reveals an ancient, once-thriving trade route  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
High in the mountains of Norway, melting ice has led to the discovery of an ancient remote mountain pass, complete with trail markers and artifacts from the Roman Iron Age and the... more
Researchers discover ear infections in the remains of ancient humans living in Levant  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers at Tel Aviv University have discovered evidence of ear infections in the skull remains of humans living in the Levant some... more
US couple waits 2 1/2 months in lockdown to visit Pompeii  ABC NEWS · 3 days
An American couple waited a lifetime plus 2 ½ months to visit the ancient ruins of Pompeii together more
Archaeologists Find 1,750-Year-Old Cultivated Rice Grains in Uzbekistan  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 days
A team of archeologists from China, Uzbekistan, and Germany has found evidence that japonica-like rice was an important food in... more
Migration patterns reveal an Eden for ancient humans and animals  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
Researchers have discovered a new migration pattern (or lack of) at Pinnacle Point, a now-submerged region in South Africa. While it was first believed large omnivores would travel... more
First ancient cultivated rice discovered in Central Asia  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Rice has always been the most important food in Asia and the world. About half of the population on earth use rice as their main food source. The origin, spread, evolution, and... more
Hot Super-Earth Discovered Orbiting Ancient Star  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
An international team of astronomers has discovered a close-in super-Earth exoplanet in the HD 164922 planetary system. HD 164922 is a bright G9-type star... more
Video: The context of fossil hominid discoveries in Africa  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The fossil record of human ancestors in Africa presents a significant proportion of our evidence for human evolution. Discovered primarily around the Great Lakes of East Africa, the Riverine deposits... more
Cahokia's rise parallels onset of corn agriculture  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Corn cultivation spread from Mesoamerica to what is now the American Southwest by about 4000 B.C., but how and when the crop made it to other parts of North America is still a subject... more
Humans Created Earliest Modern Artifacts in Europe, Research Shows  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
An international team of researchers has discovered and dated the remains of Homo sapiens and associated artifacts —... more
Chemical evidence of dairying by hunter-gatherers in Lesotho in the first millennium AD  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
After analyzing organic residues from ancient pots, a team of scientists has uncovered new evidence of dairying by hunter-gatherers in the landlocked... more
Chemical evidence of dairying by hunter-gatherers in Lesotho in the first millennium AD  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
After analysing organic residues from ancient pots, a team of scientists led by the University of Bristol has uncovered new evidence of... more
Amazing astronomical discoveries from ancient Greece  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Here's a look at some of the amazing astronomical discoveries from ancient Greece. But almost as interesting as what they knew, however, is what they did not know. more
Rediscovering a path to the Milky Way through archaeology  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
We're standing on a roadside at the edge of a muddy expanse. While I'm wearing rubber boots, Tim Pauketat is going to get his feet wet. He left his waterproof... more
Scientists discover evidence of ancient, nitrogen-rich Martian groundwater hiding in Antarctica  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Martian meteorites found in Antarctica in the 1980s just gave up the ghosts of ancient water, rich in organic nitrogen, that existed on Mars. more
New ancient plant captures snapshot of evolution  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers have discovered an ancient plant species whose reproductive biology captures the evolution from one to two spore sizes -- an essential transition to the success of the seed and flowering plants we depend... more
New ancient plant captures snapshot of evolution  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
In a brilliant dance, a cornucopia of flowers, pinecones and acorns connected by wind, rain, insects and animals ensure the reproductive future of seed plants. But before plants achieved these elaborate specializations for sex,... more
The Latest: Beijing parks and museums reopened to public  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Beijing’s parks and museums, including the ancient Forbidden City, have reopened to the public after being closed for months due to the coronavirus pandemic more
Forbidden City, parks in Chinese capital reopen to public  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Beijing’s parks and museums including the ancient Forbidden City have reopened to the public after being closed for months by the coronavirus pandemic more
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