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Siberian Bronze Age skull reveals secrets of ancient society
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Siberian Bronze Age skull reveals secrets of ancient society

July 1st, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Unlike most hunter-gatherer societies of the Bronze Age, the people of the Baikal region of modern Siberia (Russia) respected...
Geographic Population Structure can locate the village your ancestors lived 1,000 years ago
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Geographic Population Structure can locate the village your ancestors lived 1,000 years ago

May 1st, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Tracing when your DNA was formed, is now possible due to a revolutionary technique developed by a team of international...
Jawed vertebrates get a face
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Jawed vertebrates get a face

February 21st, 2014 | by heritagedaily
A  team of French and Swedish researchers present new fossil evidence for the origin of one of the most important and...
Ball State simulation helps unravel ancient Roman puzzle
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Ball State simulation helps unravel ancient Roman puzzle

January 3rd, 2014 | by heritagedaily
An enduring mystery of archaeology involving a well-known historical site in ancient...
Money Talks When Ancient Antioch Meets Google Earth
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Money Talks When Ancient Antioch Meets Google Earth

January 2nd, 2014 | by heritagedaily
UC research puts a high-tech spin on studying the ancient...
New method for reconstructing historic buildings in 3D
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New method for reconstructing historic buildings in 3D

December 20th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Researchers have recreated the palace of Ambassador...
Oldest hominin DNA sequenced
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Oldest hominin DNA sequenced

December 7th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Sequencing the mitochondrial genome of a 400,000-year-old hominin from...
New research will allow more reliable dating of major past events
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New research will allow more reliable dating of major past events

December 7th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
A new method which will allow key past events to be dated more...
Archaeology Application launched on Android
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Archaeology Application launched on Android

December 6th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
HeritageDaily on...
Controversy over the use of Roman ingots to investigate dark matter and neutrinos
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Controversy over the use of Roman ingots to investigate dark matter and neutrinos

November 29th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Lead bricks from ancient shipwrecks ideal for experiments in particle...
Redwood trees reveal history of West Coast rain, fog, ocean conditions
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Redwood trees reveal history of West Coast rain, fog, ocean conditions

October 30th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
A researcher has developed a way to use the trees as a window into coastal...
First magnetometer e​xpedition over wreck​s of USS Scourge (Lo​rd Nelson) and USS H​amilton
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First magnetometer e​xpedition over wreck​s of USS Scourge (Lo​rd Nelson) and USS H​amilton

September 15th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Sailing out of Ontario’s historic Port Dalhousie on a glorious late June morning the tree lined shoreline of western Lake...
New 10 second sourcing technology set to transform archaeology
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New 10 second sourcing technology set to transform archaeology

September 9th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Researchers at the University of Sheffield have developed a method of sourcing obsidian artefacts that takes only 10 seconds –...
Micro Plasma source may revolutionize how archaeologists date objects in the field
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Micro Plasma source may revolutionize how archaeologists date objects in the field

September 6th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
A team of researchers from Uppsala University in Sweden has designed a microplasma source capable of exciting matter in a...
Tudor sculptures reassembled with help from 3D scanning
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Tudor sculptures reassembled with help from 3D scanning

September 6th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
University of Leicester experts have tried to recreate two Tudor monuments using a mixture of humanities research and scientific...
Ancient glass beads provide evidence of industry and trade routes at the time of the Romans
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Ancient glass beads provide evidence of industry and trade routes at the time of the Romans

August 12th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Scientists at Mainz University for the first time prove techniques used to produce ancient glazed beads / Investigations...
Archaeology technique gives insight into day before death
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Archaeology technique gives insight into day before death

August 11th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
The day before the child's death was not a pleasant one, because it was not a sudden injury that killed the 10-13 year old child...
‘Digging up’ 4-billion-year-old fossil protein structures to reveal how they evolved
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‘Digging up’ 4-billion-year-old fossil protein structures to reveal how they evolved

August 11th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Modern proteins exhibit an impressive degree of structural diversity, which has been well characterized, but very little is known...
Experts create 3D map of Richard III’s grave
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Experts create 3D map of Richard III’s grave

July 15th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
University of Leicester experts are combining two scanning techniques to create a highly-detailed 3D reconstruction of Richard...
New archaeogenetic research refutes earlier findings
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New archaeogenetic research refutes earlier findings

June 12th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
WHEN did modern humans settle in Asia and what route did they take from mankind’s African homeland? A University of...
Monkey teeth help reveal Neanderthal weaning
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Monkey teeth help reveal Neanderthal weaning

May 26th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
Most modern human mothers wean their babies much earlier than our closest primate relatives. But what about our extinct...
Secret streets of Britain’s Atlantis are revealed
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Secret streets of Britain’s Atlantis are revealed

May 10th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
A University of Southampton professor has carried out the most detailed analysis ever of the archaeological remains of the lost...
Stanford-led research pushes back origins of agriculture in China by 12,000 years
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Stanford-led research pushes back origins of agriculture in China by 12,000 years

May 3rd, 2013 | by heritagedaily
The discovery pushes back the roots of agriculture in China by 12,000 years. The global emergence of similar practices around...
A High-Tech Look at Ancient Civilizations
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A High-Tech Look at Ancient Civilizations

April 12th, 2013 | by heritagedaily
The Italian farmer resolutely tilling his soil may have no idea he's standing atop the remains of an ancient villa. But seated...