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Anthropologist finds evidence for shared governance in ancient Mexico

Anthropologist finds evidence for shared governance in ancient Mexico

For much of his career, University of Kentucky Professor of Anthropology Christopher Pool has been fascinated by Mexico's ancient Olmec...
Human occupation of Australia pushed back to around 50,000 years ago

Human occupation of Australia pushed back to around 50,000 years ago

An archaeological study has found evidence of the earliest occupation of the Australian coast from Barrow Island, Northwest Australia. ...
Human teeth carry secrets that tell the story of humanity through its fragile relationship with the sun

Human teeth carry secrets that tell the story of humanity through its fragile relationship with the sun

The story of humanity's vital -- and fragile -- relationship with the sun has been locked inside our teeth for hundreds of thousands of...
Sea level as a metronome of Earth's history

Sea level as a metronome of Earth's history

Sedimentary layers record the history of Earth. They contain stratigraphic cycles and patterns that precisely reveal the succession of clim...
Life in the Precambrian may have been much livelier than previously thought

Life in the Precambrian may have been much livelier than previously thought

The Garden of the Ediacaran was a period in the ancient past when Earth's shallow seas were populated with a bewildering variety of eni...
How RNA formed at the origins of life

How RNA formed at the origins of life

A single process for how a group of molecules called nucleotides were made on the early Earth, before life began, has been suggested by a U...
Ancient ornamental stud stolen from Pompeii; site closed

Ancient ornamental stud stolen from Pompeii; site closed

Officials say an ancient ornamental bronze stud has been stolen from an exhibit inside the Pompeii archaeological site. A forensic offi...
Resurrecting identities in the Andes

Resurrecting identities in the Andes

Who are you? A parent? An artist? A veteran? There are lots of different aspects of identity, and it takes more than just one to make you y...

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