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Revealing the face of Tudor Dublin

Revealing the face of Tudor Dublin

In July 2014 archaeologists from Rubicon Heritage, monitoring Luas Cross City Utilities Works for GMC Ltd. on behalf of Transport Infrastru...
Woven basket finding in Japan unravels ancient wooden box mystery

Woven basket finding in Japan unravels ancient wooden box mystery

A mystery that long puzzled archaeologists may have been solved with the first discovery of a finely woven basket complete with a square wo...
Ancient Devon community had a taste for exotic food and drink

Ancient Devon community had a taste for exotic food and drink

Devon farmers who made their home in the same remote location for 1,200 years had a taste for exotic imported food and drink, archaeologist...
1,200 year old cemetery unearthed in Nicaragua

1,200 year old cemetery unearthed in Nicaragua

Construction workers building a new national baseball stadium in Nicaragua unearthed a more than 1,200-year old cemetery with human remains...
Reconstruction of ancient chromosomes offers insight into mammalian evolution

Reconstruction of ancient chromosomes offers insight into mammalian evolution

What if researchers could go back in time 105 million years and accurately sequence the chromosomes of the first placental mammal? What wou...
How eggs got their shapes

How eggs got their shapes

The evolution of the amniotic egg -- complete with membrane and shell -- was key to vertebrates leaving the oceans and colonizing the land ...
How did bird babysitting co-ops evolve?

How did bird babysitting co-ops evolve?

The common understanding of evolution is that it is a battle for survival: one must either "scrunch or be scrunched," as Nicodemu...
Frog fossils tell us something new about rain patterns on South Africa’s west coast

Frog fossils tell us something new about rain patterns on South Africa’s west coast

Around 5.1 million years ago, fascinating and now extinct animals like sabre-toothed cats, wolverines and short-necked giraffe roamed the w...

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