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A Neanderthal trove in Madrid

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The Lozoya River Valley could help clear up mysteries surrounding extinct species
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St. George's rock-cut church, Ethiopia

St. George's rock-cut church, Ethiopia | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Ancient Kingdom Discovered Beneath Mound in Iraq : DNews

Ancient Kingdom Discovered Beneath Mound in Iraq : DNews | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
In the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq archaeologists have discovered an ancient city called Idu, hidden beneath a mound.
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Who Was Throwing Spears Before Humans? : DNews

Who Was Throwing Spears Before Humans? : DNews | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Human-like beings before our species likely handcrafted sophisticated tools, suggests newly discovered prehistoric stone-tipped throwing spears found in Ethiopia. Continue reading →
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Archeologists revise image of ancient Celts

Archeologists revise image of ancient Celts | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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10 Most Amazing Ancient Objects of Mystery in History

10 Most Amazing Ancient Objects of Mystery in History | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Did aliens build a toilet in China? Maybe not, but these 10 fascinating historical artifacts from around the world certainly provide fodder for strange theories.
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Amazing Metropolis Discovered in Africa is 200,000 years old!

Amazing Metropolis Discovered in Africa is 200,000 years old! | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Amazing Metropolis Discovered in Africa is 200,000 years old!
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Anthropologist Discovers New Fossil Primate Species in West Texas

Anthropologist Discovers New Fossil Primate Species in West Texas | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
May 16, 2011
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antrhopology, archyology, human orgins, 

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An archaeological mystery in a half-ton lead coffin

An archaeological mystery in a half-ton lead coffin | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
In the ruins of a city that was once Rome's neighbor, archaeologists last summer found a 1,000-pound lead coffin.
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10 Most Fascinating Tombs in the World

10 Most Fascinating Tombs in the World | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
There is perhaps nothing else so distinctive of the condition and character of a people as the method in which they treat their dead.          - William Tegg, 1876Throughout the history of human...
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death, tomb, legacy, past, archyology, anthropology

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Putting Heads Together | Science and Natural Hi...

Properly piecing together a rare early human skull (12,000 to 15,000 years old!
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The (Not-So) Quick 10: 10 Fake Archaeological Finds

The (Not-So) Quick 10: 10 Fake Archaeological Finds | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The (Not-So) Quick 10: 10 Fake Archaeological Finds
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Extinction that paved way for dinosaurs definitively linked to volcanism

Extinction that paved way for dinosaurs definitively linked to volcanism | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
New dates also show life started recovering while eruptions were in progress.
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Some of this information could easily fit in with the Biblical account of Noah's flood when "all the fountains of the great deep were broken up." (Genesis 7:11)

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NASA - Interpreting the 'Song' Of a Distant Black Hole

NASA - Interpreting the 'Song' Of a Distant Black Hole | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Black holes and pianos. background noise

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US diggers identify tomb of Pharoah Sobekhotep I

US diggers identify tomb of Pharoah Sobekhotep I | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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The Stone Age People of North Sentinel Island

The Stone Age People of North Sentinel Island | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
There are very few truly uncontacted peoples left in the world -- that is, people who have never been colonized or settled or had their mineral rights exploited, who know virtually nothing of the outside world, and about whom the outside world...
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Archaeology | Bow and arrow forever changed ancient cultures

Archaeology | Bow and arrow forever changed ancient cultures | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The invention of the bow and arrow allowed users to shoot projectiles more rapidly and more accurately than with the traditional spear. A new theory argues that this innovation resulted in more than just a technological revolution.
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An entire army sacrificed in a bog

An entire army sacrificed in a bog | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have found skeletal remains of an entire army in an ancient mass grave in Denmark. The bones confirm reports from written sources of shocking Teutonic massacres.
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Ancient Europeans mysteriously vanished 4,500 years ago

Ancient Europeans mysteriously vanished 4,500 years ago | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The genetic lineage of Europe mysteriously transformed about 4,500 years ago, new research suggests.
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500-million-year-old sea creature unearthed

500-million-year-old sea creature unearthed | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
By Tia GhoseLiveScience Scientists have unearthed extraordinarily preserved fossils of a 520-million-year-old sea creature, one of the earliest animal fossils ever found, according to a new study.
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ScienceShot: Sunstone Unearthed From Shipwreck

ScienceShot: Sunstone Unearthed From Shipwreck | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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A Neanderthal trove in Madrid

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The Lozoya River Valley could help clear up mysteries surrounding extinct species
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Neanderthals Doomed by Vision-Centered Brains

Neanderthals Doomed by Vision-Centered Brains | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Because Neanderthals devoted more brain space to processing sight, they had less room for social cognition and may have died out as a result
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Neanderthals brains, evolutionary adaptations, evolutions, human orgins.

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Researchers Discover New Lineage of Ancient Human

Researchers Discover New Lineage of Ancient Human | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Ancient Underwater City Found Off India: Discovery in Bay of Cambay Will Force Western Archaeologists to Rewrite History

Ancient Underwater City Found Off India: Discovery in Bay of Cambay Will Force Western Archaeologists to Rewrite History | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Re-writing history. 

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Pre-Viking tunic found on glacier as warming trend aids archaeology

Pre-Viking tunic found on glacier as warming trend aids archaeology | Anthropology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
ReutersOSLO — A pre-Viking woolen tunic found beside a thawing glacier in south Norway shows how global warming is proving something of a boon for archaeology, scientists said on Thursday.
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