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Unusually sophisticated prehistoric monuments and technology in the heart of the Aegean

Unusually sophisticated prehistoric monuments and technology in the heart of the Aegean

New excavations on the remote island of Keros reveal monumental architecture and technological sophistication at the dawn of the Cycladic B...
Petroglyphs in Western Crete dated to the Upper Palaeolithic

Petroglyphs in Western Crete dated to the Upper Palaeolithic

The rock carvings (petroglyphs) at Asphendou Cave in west Crete were first published in the early 1970s. The petroglyphs comprise a variety...
Hunter-gatherers have a special way with smells

Hunter-gatherers have a special way with smells

When it comes to naming colors, most people do so with ease. But, for odors, it's much harder to find the words. One notable exception ...
Researchers find first evidence of sub-Saharan Africa glassmaking

Researchers find first evidence of sub-Saharan Africa glassmaking

Scholars from Rice University, University College London and the Field Museum have found the first direct evidence that glass was produced ...
Costa Rica 'more complete' after recovering 200 artefacts from Venezuela

Costa Rica 'more complete' after recovering 200 artefacts from Venezuela

Costa Rica said it is "more complete" after recovering nearly 200 pre-Columbian artefacts from Venezuela, where they had been ama...
How did we evolve to live longer?

How did we evolve to live longer?

Research shows a collection of small adaptations in stress activated proteins, accumulated over millennia of human history, could help to e...
Novel hypothesis on why animals diversified on Earth

Novel hypothesis on why animals diversified on Earth

Can tumors teach us about animal evolution on Earth? Researchers believe so and now present a novel hypothesis of why animal diversity incr...
Study finds convergent evolution of gene regulation in humans and mice

Study finds convergent evolution of gene regulation in humans and mice

Organisms that aren't closely related may evolve similar traits as they adapt to similar challenges. It's called convergent evoluti...

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