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Oldest known pottery discovered in China

Archaeologists have discovered pottery dating between 17500- 18300 years ago, at a cave in southern China  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, June 29th, 2012

New Maya text cites 2012 as end of calendar cycle, not end of world

Archaeologists have discovered a 1,300-year-old Maya text that provides only the second known reference to the so-called “end date” of the Maya calendar  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 17th, 2012

Bronze Age necropolis unearthed in Serbia

A 4,000-year-old Bronze Age necropolis has been unearthed in Serbia.  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Soon, aircraft to fly out with fuel made from restaurant waste

Airline companies are ready and eager to fuel up with biobased jet fuel, which is made from waste cooking oil from fast-food and other restaurants  More...

By BioNews On Friday, January 6th, 2012

Scientists crack ancient bone disease

Traces of a bone infection known as brucellosis were found in ancient skeletal remains, according  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Mayan Doomsday Prophecy of 2012 apocalypse ‘wrongly translated’

A German expert has claimed that the ancient prediction that the world will come to an end in 2012, has been wrongly translated  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 1st, 2011

‘Breadcrumbs trail’ may re-write ‘out of Africa’ theory

Trail of ‘stone breadcrumbs’ found in Oman indicates that humans left Africa 30,000 years earlier than previously thought  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Dead Sea Scrolls possibly authored by mysterious sect

The world’s oldest known biblical documents, Dead Sea Scrolls, may have been probably written by a sect called the Essenes, a new study has revealed  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, November 19th, 2011

Soybean adoption began 5,500 yrs earlier than thought

Archaeologists have claimed that domestication of soybeans started much before it was previously thought  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

‘Leopard-spotted’ horses depicted in prehistoric cave art were real

The cave paintings, which showed ‘leopard-spotted’ horses, were a true depiction of what the prehistoric cave artists actually saw, a new study has revealed  More...