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4000-year-old red granite lintel discovered at Egypt's Herakleopolis Magna

4000-year-old red granite lintel discovered at Egypt's Herakleopolis Magna

The Spanish Archaeological Mission of the National Archaeological Museum in Madrid, has discovered a large lintel of red granite during e...
How dinosaurs may have evolved into birds

How dinosaurs may have evolved into birds

Tohoku University researchers and their international collaborators have identified a possible genetic mechanism underlying the evolution o...
Byzantine sarcophagus seized from treasure hunters in central Turkey

Byzantine sarcophagus seized from treasure hunters in central Turkey

Twelve treasure hunters have been detained in the Central Anatolian province of Eskişehir after attempting to sell an ancient tomb with cro...
US returns stolen archaeological artefacts to Italy

US returns stolen archaeological artefacts to Italy

The United States on Thursday returned to Italy stolen artefacts worth at least $90,000, dating back as far as the 8th century BC but loote...
3,500-year-old friezes discovered at Huaca Garagay in Lima, Peru

3,500-year-old friezes discovered at Huaca Garagay in Lima, Peru

Lima Municipality archaeologists have found 3,500-year-old high relief polychrome friezes —similar to those of Chavin de Huantar— at Huaca ...
Ancient DNA evidence shows hunter gatherers and farmers were intimately linked

Ancient DNA evidence shows hunter gatherers and farmers were intimately linked

In human history, the transition from hunting and gathering to farming is a significant one. As such, hunter-gatherers and farmers are usua...
Marmoset monkeys learn to call the same way human infants learn to babble

Marmoset monkeys learn to call the same way human infants learn to babble

A baby's babbles start to sound like speech more quickly if they get frequent vocal feedback from adults. Princeton University research...
New species of fossil marine reptile unearthed in Russia

New species of fossil marine reptile unearthed in Russia

A new species of a fossil pliosaur (large predatory marine reptile from the 'age of dinosaur') has been found in Russia and pro...

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