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History Apr 16, 7 days ago
Study: Trials of the Cherokee Were Reflected In Their Skulls
Study: Trials of the Cherokee Were Reflected In Their Skulls
Researchers from North Carolina State University and the University of Tennessee have found that environmental stressors – from the Trail of Tears to the Civil War – led to significant changes in the shape of skulls in the eastern and ...
Archaeology Apr 14, 8 days ago
New research unwraps the study of ancient Egypt
New research unwraps the study of ancient Egypt
The study and popular perception of Egyptian antiquities focuses too much on the unwrapping of mummies and the use of technologies such as scanning, according to an academic from the University of East Anglia. In a new book published today, ...
Geology Apr 13, 10 days ago
Study Examines Cataclysmic Event From 3.26 Billion Years Ago
Study Examines Cataclysmic Event From 3.26 Billion Years Ago
Scientists Reconstruct Ancient Impact That Dwarfs Dinosaur-Extinction Blast WASHINGTON, D.C. — Picture this: A massive asteroid almost as wide as Rhode Island and about three to five times larger than the rock thought to have wiped out the dinosaurs slams ...
Paleontology Apr 19, 4 days ago
Ancient DNA offers clues to how barnyard chickens came to be
Ancient DNA offers clues to how barnyard chickens came to be
Chickens living just a few hundred years ago may have looked far different from the chickens of today Durham, NC — Ancient DNA adds a twist to the story of how barnyard chickens came to be, finds a study to ...