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Researchers Find Oldest Viking Settlement In Iceland, Rewriting History
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Researchers Find Oldest Viking Settlement In Iceland, Rewriting History

A group of researchers believes it has discovered what is now considered the oldest known Viking settlement in Iceland, and…
Ancient DNA Sheds Light on First Caribbean Settlers and Their Origin
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Ancient DNA Sheds Light on First Caribbean Settlers and Their Origin

A new study offers unprecedented insight into the early inhabitants of the Caribbean. Researchers analyzed ancient DNA samples and came…
5 Facts and 5 Stunning Images of 12,000-Year-Old Megalithic Temple Göbekli Tepe
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5 Facts and 5 Stunning Images of 12,000-Year-Old Megalithic Temple Göbekli Tepe

Some 12,000 years ago, during the last Ice Age, a mysterious people in present-day Turkey built a never-before-seen temple. Using…
Antique Document From 1888 Offers First Recorded Case of “Death by Meteorite Impact”
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Antique Document From 1888 Offers First Recorded Case of “Death by Meteorite Impact”

What are the odds that a person standing on Earth is struck by a meteorite? If you ask Tulane University…
Archeologists Find Long-Lost Biblical City and Rare Figurine of Canaanite God Baal 
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Archeologists Find Long-Lost Biblical City and Rare Figurine of Canaanite God Baal 

In addition to the rare statuette of the Canaanite god, archaeologists from Macquarie University have also found the bronze statue…
How Meteorites Helped Reveal Mars’ Watery Past
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How Meteorites Helped Reveal Mars’ Watery Past

A group of scientists analyzed meteorite fragments in order to reconstruct Mars’ chaotic history, revealing along the way Mars’ watery…
Ancient Tools Discovered in Papua New Guinea Reveal New Parts of History
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Ancient Tools Discovered in Papua New Guinea Reveal New Parts of History

A series of ancient tools discovered in New Guinea have helped archaeologists and historians piece together New Guinea’s prehistory in…
When Dinosaurs Roamed The Earth A Day Lasted Just Over 23 Hours
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When Dinosaurs Roamed The Earth A Day Lasted Just Over 23 Hours

As revealed by a new study, tens of millions ago, at a time when dinosaurs still roamed the Earth, a…
Older Than the Pyramids: 12,800-Year-Old Settlement Destroyed by Massive Cosmic Impact
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Older Than the Pyramids: 12,800-Year-Old Settlement Destroyed by Massive Cosmic Impact

A group of researchers has discovered conclusive evidence of a cosmic impact that most likely caused the complete destruction of…
Archaeologists Reveal Discovery of 1,800-Year-Old Ancient Cemetery in Peru
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Archaeologists Reveal Discovery of 1,800-Year-Old Ancient Cemetery in Peru

A 1,800-year-old cemetery has been discovered after construction workers excavated a street in Peru in order to install gas pipes,…
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