Sharp-eyed diver finds Crusader’s ancient sword on Israeli seabed
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Sharp-eyed diver finds Crusader’s ancient sword on Israeli seabed

The Israel Antiquities Authority claims that a sword thought to belong to a Crusader, who sailed to Holy Land nearly a millennium back, was recovered
‘Sophisticated’: ancient faeces shows humans enjoyed beer and blue cheese 2,700 years ago
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‘Sophisticated’: ancient faeces shows humans enjoyed beer and blue cheese 2,700 years ago

Blue cheese and beer go together, it's not surprising. But a new study shows how deep they have roots in Europe. Workers at an Austrian salt mine ate
Popular theory of Native American origins debunked by genetics and skeletal biology
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Popular theory of Native American origins debunked by genetics and skeletal biology

Jomon teeth vs Native American. Credit: G. Richard Scott University of Nevada Reno New scientific research has challenged the widely held theory that
Ancient Tracks May Be The Oldest Hominin Footprints Ever Found, Scientists Say
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Ancient Tracks May Be The Oldest Hominin Footprints Ever Found, Scientists Say

It is extremely difficult to unravel pre-human history. The Neanderthals did not write any early writings that would have summarized all the
Mammoths Roamed when Humans Started Using Tobacco at Least 12,300 Years Ago
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Mammoths Roamed when Humans Started Using Tobacco at Least 12,300 Years Ago

A family established camp in the marshy, verdant area of northwestern Utah 12300 years ago. They had walked 60 miles to reach their destination,
Capsule of 1765 air reveals ancient histories hidden under Antarctic ice
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Capsule of 1765 air reveals ancient histories hidden under Antarctic ice

A new exhibit that shows the hidden history of polar ice is centred around an ampoule of Antarctic Air from 1765. It was created by Cop26 Climate
This Ancient Tooth Proves Giant Hippos Roamed Britain Far Earlier Than Expected
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This Ancient Tooth Proves Giant Hippos Roamed Britain Far Earlier Than Expected

A new hippo tooth has been discovered that shows prehistoric hippopotamuses lived in Britain 1.5 million years ago. This gives us new insight into
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Perserverance rover pinpoints its best chances of finding ancient Mars life

NASA launched the Perseverance Perseverance rover into Mars' Jezero crater knowing that it could find signs of ancient life. But now, it is clearer
Our Need For Water Is Tapping Ancient Underground Wells. How Long Can They Last?
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Our Need For Water Is Tapping Ancient Underground Wells. How Long Can They Last?

The Colorado River is facing water shortages in communities that depend on it. Lake Mead is the largest reservoir in the river and has seen levels
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Ancient art uncovered in dark, dangerous zones of southeastern US caves. Take a look

Some of the most dangerous caves are located miles below the surface of the Earth. Jan Simek, an archaeologist and professor of anthropology at the