News The Spread of the Beaker culture and the Spread of Mitochondrial DNA H with Dale Drinnon
Anthropologists had thought that Europe, after the demise of Neanderthals and infiltration by the first early modern humans (conventionally dated about 30,000 to 40,000 years ago), was populated by only few or even just one migratory event. But findi
News Earthen Rings Predate Amazon Rainforest
For many years, archaeologists thought that the indigenous people who lived in the Amazon before Christopher Columbus arrived in the Americas in 1492 moved across the area while making barely a dent in the landscape. Since the 1980s, however, defores
News Siberian fossil discovery builds case for an age of feathered dinosaurs
The discovery of the fossilized remains of a creature that looks a little like a giant beak-less chicken has led scientists to a striking hypothesis: at one time ALL dinosaurs had feathers.
News Dinosaur trackways suggest tyrannosaurs hunted in packs
At a remote site in the country's northeast, they uncovered the first known tyrannosaur trackways, apparently left by three animals going the same way at the same time made up of multiple steps, revealing the length of stride and
News Ancient Nuclear War
For some time it has been established that there is a very high rate of birth defects and cancer in the area under construction. The levels of radiation there have registered so high on investigators' gauges that the Indian government has now cordone
News Gφbekli Tepe: Who Built It, When and Why With Andrew Collins
Gφbekli Tepe is a name familiar to anyone interested in the ancient mysteries subject. Billed as the oldest stone temple in the world, it is composed of a series of megalithic structures containing rings of beautifully carved T-shaped pillars. It sit
News 4,000-Year-Old Burial with Chariots
Other rich kurgan burials dating to the second half of the third millennium B.C. have also been found in the south Caucasus,said Makharadze in another paper he presented in February at the College de France in Paris. The appearance of these rich buri
News Enigma Man: Another Hominid Species Lived Amongst Us
Dubbed the ''Red Deer Cave people'', these ancient people, or, more precisely, their remains so similar, yet so physically different from us are much, much younger than our Neanderthal relatives, posing some seriously interesting questions. Were
News Ancient Skulls Reveal 'Mixed' Neanderthal-Like Lineage
These findings also reveal that, evolutionarily speaking, "Neanderthals have very deep roots, as deep as 430,000 years," lead study author Juan-Luis Arsuaga, a paleontologist at and director of the Joint Center for Evolution and Human Behavior in M
News Dovedale Roman and Iron Age coins found after 2,000 years
Archaeologists discovered 26 coins, including three Roman coins which pre-date the invasion of Britain in AD43, and 20 other gold and silver pieces which are Late Iron Age and thought to belong to the Corieltavi tribe.
Although Roman coins have of
News Mysterious Human-Created Structures Are Older Than The Amazon Rainforest
A series of square, straight and ringlike ditches scattered throughout the Bolivian and Brazilian Amazon were there before the rainforest existed, a new study finds.
News A 500,000-Year-Old Spark Plug?
The only people who have physically examined the artifact are the three people who found it and Ron Calais, who believes the conventional understanding of human history is incorrect. For years, it was on display at the home of Wallace Lane, another o
News Lost Underground City Of The Grand Canyon -
The newspaper wrote as follows: "The latest news of the progress of the explorations of what is now regarded by scientists as not only the oldest archeological discovery in the United States, but one of the most valuable in the world, which was ment
News Archaeologists Recreate Elixir of Long Life Recipe from Unearthed Bottle
Loorya enlisted researchers in Germany to track down the recipe in an old medical guide, which revealed that the potion contained ingredients such as aloe, which is anti-inflammatory, gentian root, which aids digestion, as well as rhubarb, zedoary, a
News My Journey Into The Sanskrit Texts
The Sanskrit used in the Rig Veda is not the Sanskrit of the latter texts, and translations of the Rig Veda are wildly diverse. One cannot help but be astonished at the unrelated meanings that have been forced out of these sacred ancient verses. Indi
News Ancient Bamboo Medical Books Uncovered in China Belonged to Legendary Bian Que
The bamboo strips were found, along with many other precious relics, within four Western Han Dynasty (206 BC 24 AD) tombs located in the town of Tianhui. Among the finds were four models of looms, nine medical books, 50 inscribed wooden tablets, 24
News Prehistoric Girl's Bones in Underwater Cave Helps Link ancient and Native Americans
Chatters, the first scientist to study the prehistoric skeleton known as Kennewick Man that was found in Washington state in 1996, described Hoyo Negro as being like a miniature of California's La Brea tar pits, "only without the tar and with consi
News 'Gospel of Jesus's Wife' Looks More and More Like a Fake
A Live Science investigation published last week revealed that Laukamp was co-owner of ACMB-American Corporation for Milling and Boreworks in Venice, Florida. The man listed as representative of Laukamp's estate in Sarasota County, Florida, Rene Ern
News King David's Legendary Citadel
Shukron's dig, which began in 1995, uncovered a massive fortification of five-ton stones stacked 21 feet (6 meters) wide. Pottery shards helped date the fortification walls to be 3,800 years old. They are the largest walls found in the region from b
News Egyptian Secret to Moving Huge Pyramid Stones
In sand with just the right amount of dampness, capillary bridgesessentially microdroplets of water that bind grains of sand to one another through capillary actionform across the grains, which doubles the material's relative stiffness. This prev
News Worlds biggest dinosaur discovered in Argentina
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Paleontologists in Argentina recently discovered fossils belonging to the largest dinosaur on record. During its lifetime, the new species of titanosaur stood 65-feet-tall, 130-feet-long, and weighed 77 tons
News Science Validates Vedic history
The Indus script (which is a hieroglyphic script, like that of Mandarin) has largely been found to be inscribed on small seals that were probably used for trade and, some say, for inspirational quotes as well.
Akbar said, "What we have discovere
News New Method Confirms Humans and Neandertals interbred
Because the method makes maximum use of the information contained in individual genomes, it is particularly exciting for revealing the history of species that are rare or extinct," said Lohse.
In fact, the authors originally developed the metho
News The Seven Epochs of Man
But then there are reports of much earlier possible writing from Henan Province, China, dated to 6600 to 6200 BCE, inscribed on tortoise shells.2 I recollect a book I read while still an undergraduate, The Roots of Civilization by Alexander Marshack
News GLPVCs Isis Unveiling Presents Stephen Mehler | Egypts Mysteries
Who were the people who built the great pyramids? Who carved the Great Sphinx? Did the pyramids serve as energy devices and not as tombs for kings?
Mehler believes the answers are "Yes!" An indigenous oral tradition still exists in Egypt, he
News Israeli Archaeologist Says He Has Found King David's Legendary Citadel
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An Israeli archaeologist says he has found the legendary citadel captured by King David in his conquest of Jerusalem, rekindling a longstanding debate about using the Bible as a field guide to identifying ancient ruins.
News Megalithic Origins with Hugh Newman
What strikes people when they visit this site is the intricacy of the stonework, the size of the megalithic pillars, and the sheer magnitude of the man-made hill it was carefully covered with. The original construction was built on solid bedrock, the