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Alabaster statue of Queen Tiye found in Egypt's Luxor

Alabaster statue of Queen Tiye found in Egypt's Luxor

The European Egyptian mission working in King Amenhotep III funerary temple at Kom Al-Hittan area on Luxor west bank, has uncovered a beaut...
Study into who is least afraid of death

Study into who is least afraid of death

A new study examines all robust, available data on how fearful we are of what happens once we shuffle off this mortal coil. They find that ...
Oldest case of bison communal hunting found at Spain's Atapuerca site

Oldest case of bison communal hunting found at Spain's Atapuerca site

Some 400,000 years ago, in Sierra de Atapuerca (Burgos, Spain), people had to search for food almost on a daily basis, taking what was foun...
Intact 12th Dynasty tomb uncovered in Aswan

Intact 12th Dynasty tomb uncovered in Aswan

The Spanish Archaeological Mission in Qubbet El-Hawa, west Aswan, has discovered an intact structure where the brother of one of the most i...
Evidence of cannibalism found in Mesolithic Spain

Evidence of cannibalism found in Mesolithic Spain

Over two dozen human bones discovered in a Spanish cave have revealed the cannibalistic practices of the Mesolithic people, with evidence s...
Giant salamanders, geckos and olms: Vanishing species diversity in Siberia

Giant salamanders, geckos and olms: Vanishing species diversity in Siberia

Together with an international team, Senckenberg scientist Professor Dr. Madelaine Böhme studied the development of the amphibian and repti...
Ancient fossil reveals the evolution of bird legs for the first time

Ancient fossil reveals the evolution of bird legs for the first time

Researchers from the UK and China have found that living birds have a more crouched leg posture than their ancestors, who are generally tho...
Australian study reveals mass extinction event 35 million years ago

Australian study reveals mass extinction event 35 million years ago

Australian National University biologists have found the first evidence of mass extinction of Australian animals caused by a dramatic drop ...

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