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An ancient settlement of the South Caucasus, referring to the Neolithic period, was discovered in Azerbaijani Tovuz region, Turkel TV regional channel reported Aug. 30. The settlement, discovered during excavations in the Haji Alemkhanli village, dates from the end of the seventh millennium BC.
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They're going to have to start issuing licenses to all these filmmakers who insist on shooting their movies in the shaky-cam "found footage" format.
Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Chris Risley speaks to aspiring entrepreneurs at Next Space in Santa Cruz on Thursday night.
SYNOPSIS: Archaeologist Scarlett Marlowe is in hot pursuit of alchemist Nicolas Flamel's legendary Philosopher's Stone the fabled artifact that has been said to turn metal into gold and grant eternal life to whoever possesses it.
New genetic research on ancient bones reveals that a prehistoric population of hunters migrated into the high Arctic of North America and Greenland and survived for 4,000 years in almost complete isolation from the rest of humanity.
Binchester Roman Town, at Bishop Auckland, has been put on the market by the group managing the Church of England's property portfolio.
MARK COLVIN: 2014 has been an awful year for news. The disappearance of one Malaysian plane, the shooting down of another, the looming possible war between Russia and Ukraine, the rise of the genocidal, fanatical, merciless so-called Islamic State and the spread of ebola have just been part of an almost uninterrupted diet of news media misery.
In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.
Hello Kitty first made her way to the United States in 1976. This plush doll, from the same year, will be the oldest item on view at an exhibition devoted to the cartoon icon at the Japanese American National Museum.
The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton that was recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum storage room.
Blended CP3A team of archaeologists discovered this storage room while excavating the site of Tel Kabri in northern Israel.
Debbie Surabian, center, a state soil scientist with the USDA Resources Conservation Service, and Scott Brady, left, a volunteer with Friends of the Office of State Archaeology, use ground penetrating radar with Brian Jones, Connecticut's state archaeologist, as they try to locate Capt.
The workshop will be held Oct. 3 and 4 at Menokin Baptist Church in the Richmond County community of Warsaw.
The entrance of Archeological Museum and a cow grazes on the field with the Vishwa Shanti Stupa in the background in Vaishali.
Tractors sit on a sugarcane plantation on the land of a Guarani-KaiowA indigenous community in Brazil, where Oxfam has alleged "land grabs" unfairly take land from the poor.
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Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 09:39 am
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