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3 hrs ago | ABC News

Study Claims Cave Art Made by Neanderthals

A series of lines scratched into rock in a cave near the southwestern tip of Europe could be proof that Neanderthals were more intelligent and creative than previously thought.


Related Topix: Science, Archaeology

6 hrs ago | Pleasanton Weekly

Moroccan adventure

The chicken tangine is served on a abed of cous cous and garnished with sliced almonds at Pans on Fire.


Related Topix: Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, Dining

10 hrs ago |

BMW factory has robots and relics in Regensburg, Germany

BMW Z4. Tour BMW's factory in Regensburg, Germany and see robots and archaeological relics.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Painting, Arts

14 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

On a hot and sticky August day in 2012, after hours of sifting through soil in a Danbury cemetery hunting bones, Nick Bellantoni started what some might call a negotiation with the dead.


Related Topix: Danbury, CT, Archaeology, Science, University of Connecticut, Torrington, CT

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Telegraph

Spain calling

Rocks are his life. And now, this bespectacled, erudite resident of Hazaribagh, a self-taught 'megalithic explorer', is going to Spain to tell the world about his life's learning.


Related Topix: India, World News, Archaeology, Science


Classical Style

Here is a night shot of the entrance of the National Archaeological Museum in Athens.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science

The New Zealand Herald

Experts seek to save Haiti's archaeological sites

A group of international experts is traveling across Haiti to examine the country's archaeological sites and develop a plan to better protect them.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Haiti, World News,

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

18th century brewery remains found at Va. college

ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, SEPT. 1, AND THEREAFTER - In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, Colonial Williamsburg archaeologist, Andrew Edwards displays artifacts from a dig next to the Wren Building on the campus of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Williamsburg, VA

ABC News

18th Century Brewery Remains Found at Va. College

College students have always had a taste for beer, and archaeologists have uncovered new evidence at the College of William and Mary to prove it.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Archaeology, Science, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA


Guatemala Mayans: from victims of...

Fearful of losing their culture and land, ethnic Maya people in Guatemala -- who have faced centuries of discrimination themselves -- drove out a group of 230 ultra-Orthodox Jews, experts say.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Israel, World News, Middle East

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Archaeologists rush to save ancient Yup'ik treasures threatened by melting permafrost

Darren Cleveland, left, hands his delighted grandmother Mary Cleveland a wooden bowl with a bent wood rim to hold as they attend the show and tell for the Nunalleq archaeological site on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, in Quinhagak.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Quinhagak, AK, Alaska, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Anchorage, AK

New DNA research sheds light on mysterious 'Paleo-Eskimo' disappearance

Around 700 hundred years ago the Dorset people vanished from the face of the Arctic.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Archaeology, Science

The rise of the Jewish Temple: a miracle for our time

According to the Bible, a new Jewish Temple must exist during our time. It will be one of the critical signs for the end times According to the Bible, a new Jewish Temple must exist during our time.


Related Topix: End Times, Archaeology, Science, Israel, World News, Middle East


Ancient settlement of South Caucasus discovered in west of Azerbaijan

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.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science

Paris suffers the paranormal pap

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.


Related Topix: Explosion, Archaeology, Science, Movies, Entertainment

Inverurie Today

Medieval farm building uncovered

Archaeologists working on behalf of SHE Transmission have uncovered what is being described as 'a discovery of national significance' near an electrical substation at Leylodge, Kintore in Aberdeenshire.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Chris Risley, venture capital anthropologist: Think bigger

Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Chris Risley speaks to aspiring entrepreneurs at Next Space in Santa Cruz on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Science, Santa Cruz, CA, Scotts Valley, CA

Info 101: Movieclips 231: Welcome to the adventure/horror genre

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.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Philosopher's Stone, Ambient

Anchorage Daily News

Genes show mysterious - paleoEskimos' survived 4,000 years until sudden demise

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.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Science

BBC News

'Pompeii of the North' up for sale

Binchester Roman Town, at Bishop Auckland, has been put on the market by the group managing the Church of England's property portfolio.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, Durham County, England, Home, Home Listing, Archaeology, Science, North Yorkshire County, England, Train Disaster


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