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Archaeologists discover earliest monumental Egyptian hieroglyphs

Archaeologists discover earliest monumental Egyptian hieroglyphs

A joint Yale and Royal Museums of Art and History (Brussels) expedition to explore the the ancient Egyptian city of Elkab has uncovered som...
Ancient skulls shed light on migration in the Roman empire

Ancient skulls shed light on migration in the Roman empire

Skeletal evidence shows that, hundreds of years after the Roman Republic conquered most of the Mediterranean world, coastal communities in ...
A wooden toe: Swiss Egyptologists study 3000 year old prosthesis

A wooden toe: Swiss Egyptologists study 3000 year old prosthesis

It is likely to be one of the oldest prosthetic devices in human history: Together with other experts, Egyptologists from the University of...
The story of music is the story of humans

The story of music is the story of humans

How did music begin? Did our early ancestors first start by beating things together to create rhythm, or use their voices to sing? What typ...
900 year old jewellery unearthed in Israel

900 year old jewellery unearthed in Israel

So just how did 900-year-old rings, bracelets, earrings and hairpins come to be in the kitchen of a Crusader fortress tower in Modi'in?...
Scientists throw light on mysterious ice age temperature jumps

Scientists throw light on mysterious ice age temperature jumps

Scientists believe they have discovered the reason behind mysterious changes to the climate that saw temperatures fluctuate by up to 15°C w...
Wet and stormy weather lashed California coast... 8,200 years ago

Wet and stormy weather lashed California coast... 8,200 years ago

The weather report for California 8,200 years ago was exceptionally wet and stormy. That is the conclusion of a paleoclimate study that an...
Ancient Egyptian dignitary's face and brain reconstructed

Ancient Egyptian dignitary's face and brain reconstructed

An international team of researchers has reconstructed the face and brain of a 3,500-year-old Egyptian mummy, revealing a unique "pack...

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