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New archaeological evidence throws light on efforts to resist ‘the living dead’

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A new scientific study of medieval human bones, excavated from a deserted English village, suggests the corpses they came from were burnt and mutilated. Researchers
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Steppe migrant thugs pacified by Stone Age farming women

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Research suggests that large demographic changes during the first part of the Bronze Age happened as a result of massive migrations of Yamnaya people from
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A new perspective on the European colonization of Asia

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In the past, researchers have paid limited attention to this fact, which has led to a dearth of modern anthropological, historical and archaeological investigations as
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The Upper Palaeolithic Beads of Aquitaine

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The Upper Palaeolithic is best understood period of the Old Stone Age, beginning shortly after the extinction of Homo neanderthalensis and the encroachment of the
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Fish, selective hunting strategies and a delayed-return lifestyle among ancient foragers

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A unique trove of bone material from the 9,200 year old coastal settlement Norje Sunnansund in Blekinge, Sweden, has revealed that surpisingly sophisticated hunting strategies
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38,000-year-old engravings confirm ancient origins of technique used by Seurat, Van Gogh

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A newly discovered trove of 16 engraved and otherwise modified limestone blocks, created 38,000 years ago, confirms the ancient origins of the pointillist techniques later
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MOLA excavations at Crossrail Farringdon site reveal secrets of Tudor Life

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Excavations carried out by MOLA at the Crossrail site at Farringdon have revealed fascinating insights into daily life in Tudor London in recently published findings.
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Radiocarbon dating and DNA show ancient Puebloan leadership in the maternal line

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Discovering who was a leader, or even if leaders existed, from the ruins of archaeological sites is difficult, but now a team of archaeologists and
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‘Brutally murdered’ Pictish man brought back to life by CAHID team

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Researchers from the University of Dundee’s Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification (CAHID) have reconstructed the face of a Pictish man they showed to have
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Sharpening our knowledge of prehistory on East Africa’s bone harpoons

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A project exploring the role of East Africa in the evolution of modern humans has amassed the largest and most diverse collection of prehistoric bone
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Digging deeper: using new archaeological techniques to uncover more about our past

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Bournemouth University researchers are using new archaeological techniques and technologies to learn more about an iconic Islamic palace in Southern Spain.
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Space Archaeologist Dr. Sarah Parcak Launches Her TED Prize Wish: GlobalXplorer

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Dr. Sarah Parcak, a space archaeologist has officially launched the GlobalXplorer: a citizen science and archaeology platform that’s enlisting people around the world to discover