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Historian uncovers graves belonging to members of the Knights Templar
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Archaeologists Find 3,000-Year-Old Sword So Well Preserved It 'Almost Still Shines'
Archaeologists Find 3,000-Year-Old Sword So Well Preserved It 'Almost Still Shines' | Smart News| Smithsonian Magazine
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Squatters issue death threats to archaeologist who discovered oldest city in the Americas
Squatters issue death threats to archaeologist who discovered oldest city in the Americas | Peru | The Guardian
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Clever Rock Science Provides New Possibilities for Migration to the Americas
Clever Rock Science Provides New Possibilities for Migration to the Americas | Ancient Origins
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Betrayals of trust helped the rapid spread of human species around the world
New research by an archaeologist at the University of York suggests that betrayals of trust were the missing link in understanding the rapid spread of our own species around the world. Dr Penny Spikins, of the University's Department of Archaeology, says that the speed and character of human dispersals changed significantly around 100,000 years ago. Before then, movement of archaic humans were slow and largely governed by environmental events due to population increases or ecological changes...
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Five Bold Navigators Master the Deadly ‘Black Stream’ Migration After 32,000 Years
A brave Japanese and Taiwanese rowing team has successfully replicated a 32,000-year-old ancient sea migration route in a traditional dugout canoe.
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Strange carvings at Göbekli Tepe reveal a devastating comet impact around 13,000 years ago!
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New clues suggest people reached the Americas around 30,000 years ago
Ancient rabbit bones from a Mexican rock-shelter point to humans arriving on the continent as much as 10,000 years earlier than often assumed.
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What two Oxford archaeologists discovered while flying over ancient Jordan
Taken from a helicopter, Qasr Bshir, a 3rd century Roman fort, one of the best preserved of its kind is seen in southern Jordan. For the past 19 years, Robert Bewley and colleague David Kennedy have flown above Jordan to photograph, discover and preserve archaeology.
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End-Permian extinction, which wiped out most of Earth's species, was instantaneous in geological time
End-Permian extinction, which wiped out most of Earth’s species, was instantaneous in geological time
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Anomalous blue-eyed people came to Israel 6,500 years ago from Iran, DNA shows
Study of bones from massive Galilee necropolis helps fill 3,000-year gap in knowledge of ancient Levant settlers
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Experts Unearthed A 4,500 Year Old Palace In Iraq, And It Could Hold The Key To A Lost Civilization
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This Discovery Should Have Been Kept a Secret