2.5 billion-year-old traces of life locked inside primeval ruby
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2.5 billion-year-old traces of life locked inside primeval ruby

A new study has revealed that ancient life was preserved in a 2.5 billion-year old ruby from Greenland. Greenland is home to the planet's oldest
8 powerful female figures of ancient Rome
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8 powerful female figures of ancient Rome

Valeria Messalina is one of the most powerful Roman women of ancient Rome, as depicted in "The Tragedy of Messalina". According to a 2018 article in
8 powerful female figures of ancient Rome
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8 powerful female figures of ancient Rome

Valeria Messalina is one of the most powerful Roman women of ancient Rome, as depicted in "The Tragedy of Messalina". According to a 2018 article in
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8 powerful female figures of ancient Rome

Valeria Messalina is one of the most powerful Roman women of ancient Rome, as depicted in "The Tragedy of Messalina". According to a 2018 article in
Discovery of ancient Peruvian burial tombs sheds new light on Wari culture
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Discovery of ancient Peruvian burial tombs sheds new light on Wari culture

The Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum released an undated handout photo of one of the 29 human remains found at an ancient ceremonial site near Lambayeque.
The Maya: History, Culture & Religion
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The Maya: History, Culture & Religion

"Maya" is a term that refers both to a modern-day population and to their ancestors, who built an ancient civilization that covered much of Central
For The First Time Ever, Evidence of Ancient Life Was Discovered Inside a Ruby
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For The First Time Ever, Evidence of Ancient Life Was Discovered Inside a Ruby

An Earth's crust 2.5 million years old, a ruby contains evidence of early life. It wriggled around in Earth's mud. Geologists discovered graphite, a
Asteroids May Have Stolen The Oxygen From Earth's Ancient Atmosphere
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Asteroids May Have Stolen The Oxygen From Earth's Ancient Atmosphere

Our planet was an asteroids punching bag during a time in Earth's history that was between 2.5 and 4 billion years ago. Earth was pelted with
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An amateur diver found a 3-foot sword off the Israeli coast — and filmed his discovery. It dates back to the Crusades.

Last week, a diver discovered a sword and anchors that were 900 years old off Israel's Carmel coast. The iron sword measures 3 feet in length and
Ancient dog-size sea scorpion unearthed in China
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Ancient dog-size sea scorpion unearthed in China

Sea scorpion measuring 3.3 feet (1 meter) in length, prowled the waters of China around 435 million years ago. It used its huge, spiny arms and