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Aug 28, 2019
227 Chimu children's skeletons found in Peru, evidence points to ritual killingThe children, aged four to 14, were sacrificed to appease El Nino and the Chimu culture's gods.
Aug 22, 2019
Tiny 20-million-year-old monkey skull points to primate brain areas evolving separatelyThe brain size of primates, thought to have increased progressively, seems to have followed a more roundabout path.
Jul 04, 2019
DNA shows that biblical Philistines came to the Middle East from southern EuropeArchaeologists unearthed the remains in Israel and send more than 100 skeletal samples for testing in Germany.
May 29, 2019
Israeli researchers used 5,000 year old 'resurrected' yeast to make beer and meadThe next step is to make the beer using ingredients available at that time for a better understanding of the flavour.
Apr 11, 2019
Welcome to the family Homo luzonensis: Dig finds new species of early humanThe newly-discovered Homo luzonensis has a foot bone unlike any known human contemporaries.
Apr 05, 2019
Mystery of pristine weapons of China's Terracotta Warriors finally gets a solveUnearthed in 1974, the Terracotta Army is among the 20th century’s greatest archaeological discoveries.
Feb 28, 2019
We've pictured Neanderthals wrong — they walked upright just like we Sapiens doArray
Feb 22, 2019
Did dinosaurs die off because of asteroids or volcanoes? It's complicatedAs kids, we were taught that asteroids killed dinosaurs, but there's more to the story, says study.
Jan 31, 2019
Fresh clues to life and times of Denisovans, a little-known band of ancient humansThe study offers a robust timeline for fossils, recovered DNA & environment the Denisovans lived in.
Nov 23, 2018
Herbivore cousin of dinosaurs discovered in remains surprises evolutionary scientistsThese mammal-like reptiles called dicynodonts did not die out as long ago as previously thought.