mammoth1
30 Dec 2013

Scientists highlight the resurrection of extinct animals

Identifying potentially significant medium and long-term threats to conservation efforts.

3
union1
30 Dec 2013

The (Victorian) case for a referendum on independence

As the referendum on Scottish independence approaches in 2014

2
TOP10
29 Dec 2013

Top 10 archaeological discoveries for 2013

The top ten archaeological discoveries from across the globe for 2013

5
din1
29 Dec 2013

World’s oldest communal dinosaur toilet

Fossils can tell us lots about animals

0
AP23
25 Dec 2013

Thousand-year-old vineyards discovered in Alava

Zaballa (Iruña de Oca) was a medieval settlement abandoned in the 15th century.

0
AP1
22 Dec 2013

Archaeological Discoveries by LIARI

Remarkable array of archaeological monuments and features.

0
Virtual simulation image of the sun atop the obelisk with the Altar of Peace in the foreground.
20 Dec 2013

Virtual archaeologist turns clock back to uncover secrets of ancient Rome

Archaeo-informaticist has used virtual simulations to flip the calendar.

6
Ambassador Vich’s Gothic palace (above) in Valencia was transformed into a Renaissance palace (below). The style of the patio was also changed. Credit: Mercedes Galiana
20 Dec 2013

New method for reconstructing historic buildings in 3D

Researchers have recreated the palace of Ambassador Vich

1
skullsa1
20 Dec 2013

Ancient cranial surgery

Evidence shows that healers in Peru practiced trepanation

0
ge1a
18 Dec 2013

High-quality Neandertal genome provides novel insights into human origins

Genome sequence of a Neandertal woman determined.

0
neaaf
18 Dec 2013

Sunlight adaptation in region of Neanderthal genome

Sunlight adaptation in Neanderthal genome found in modern east Asian population.

0
NEANF
18 Dec 2013

Neanderthal genome shows early human interbreeding

First high-quality genome sequence allows comparison with human, Denisovan DNA

0
eastera1
17 Dec 2013

Archaeologist suggests new evidence on collapse of Easter Island Culture

New evidence debunks previous theories that the islanders “self-destructed”

4
hu1121
16 Dec 2013

Discovery of 1.4 million-year-old fossil closes human evolution gap

Humans have a distinctive hand anatomy that allows them to make and use tools.

16
homoo1
16 Dec 2013

Neanderthals buried their dead, new research concludes

Neanderthals, forerunners to modern humans, buried their dead.

0
WILDCAT1
16 Dec 2013

Cat domestication traced to Chinese farmers 5,300 years ago

Five-thousand years before it was immortalized in a British nursery rhyme.

0
tikal11
16 Dec 2013

UAH team searches treetops for Maya secrets

Beneath the Guatemalan rainforests, lies the Maya Kindgom

0
r1
15 Dec 2013

First Rock Dating Experiment Performed on Mars

Researchers have successfully determined the age of a Martian rock

1
ho1
15 Dec 2013

A new species of horse, 4.4 million years old

Discovery of a new species of fossil horse

2
wiki1
15 Dec 2013

Duck-billed dinosaurs had fleshy ‘cocks comb’

A rare, mummified specimen of the duck-billed dinosaur

0