Archaeology
Sunday 03 May, 2015

Isotopic memory of atmospheric persistence

Isotopic memory of atmospheric persistence

Chemical analysis of some of the world’s oldest rocks, by an international team led by McGill University researchers, has provided the earliest record yet of Earth’s atmosphere.  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, December 29th, 2014
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Parasite Eggs From the Celtic Period Found in Basel

Archaeologists from the University of Basel discovered eggs of intestinal parasites in samples from the former Celtic  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
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Turkey’s oldest stone tool discovered

Scientists have discovered the oldest recorded stone tool ever to be found in Turkey  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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Our ancestors used olive oil for cooking

Excavation experts have unearthed nearly 8,000-year-old ancient clay pots in the Lower Galilee  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, December 14th, 2014
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Archaeologists say Telhara University’s ruins older than Nalanda, Vikramshila

The remains of Telhara University, discovered in Bihar, are older than Nalanda and Vikramshila universities, officials said  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, November 30th, 2014
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Early humans’ rock art originated in Africa not Europe

Analysing ancient rock art across South-east Asia, researchers have found that the art originated with our ancestors in Africa  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 31st, 2014
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Ancient wine cup unearthed in Greece

A team of Greek archaeologists have unearthed an ancient wine cup that dates back to the fifth century B.C  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Ancient Egyptians were largely veggies

What exactly did people living along the banks of the Nile river thousands of years ago exactly eat? New research has unlocked the secret: Like most modern people  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Now, plants to power planes!

Biofuels may soon become a low-cost and environment-friendly alternative to costly jet fuels as researchers have developed a new technology to transform lignocellulosic biomass into a jet fuel surrogate  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, May 1st, 2014
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Inferiority complex not behind Neanderthals’ demise: Study

Debunking earlier theories that Neanderthals disappeared owing to modern human superiority in matters related to life  More...