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From the sands of time: 4,000-year-old skulls reveal how ancient Egyptians tried to treat cancer!

Ancient Egyptian medical practices were incredibly advanced for their time. These early medical pra…

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Golden glimpse into the past: Archaeologists find 2,300-year-old gold ring in Jerusalem's City of David

Archaeologists discovered a remarkably well-preserved 2,300-year-old ring of a child from the Helle…

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Unveiling the splendor: top destinations to visit in Greece

Greece, a land where ancient mythology meets stunning landscapes and azure waters, beckons traveler…

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22,000-year-old artifacts could rewrite ancient human history in North America

Archaeologists debate when the first humans arrived in the Americas. Controversial 22,000-year-old …

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A stitch in time: Bone eyed needles from 40,000 years ago may have been the birth of fashion clothing!

In a delightful twist on ancient history, archaeologists have suggested that eyed needles — tools l…

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Zuck's birthday T-shirt is a tribute to ancient Rome, Facebook's history, and going hard

"Carthago delenda est" means "Carthage must be destroyed," a popular idea from Rome around 150 BC. …

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Ancient humans bred horses to make them more "rideable" 4,200 years ago, study suggests

In fact, the analysis of 475 ancient horse genomes revealed that, around 4,200 years ago, many dome…

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This ancient Gujarati city has stood strong against climate change for 2,500 years! Here's how they did it

It could be hard to picture a bustling metropolis in the middle of a semi-arid region battling cent…

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Human bones unearthed from a German cave have altered the timeline of ancient human history

Homo sapien bones in a German cave prove early humans occupied Europe 47,500 years ago alongside Ne…

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Critical Role's 'Downfall' is a new crossover project for the 'Dungeons & Dragons' history books

Dimension 20's Brennan Lee Mulligan, whose crew sold out Madison Square Garden, is joining forces w…

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Azerbaijan Guide 2024: History, Best places, languages & more

Discover Azerbaijan, a captivating blend of East and West, offering rich cultural heritage, stunnin…

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Scientists name newly discovered ancient amphibian species after Kermit the Frog

Scientists think that the animal, which lived 270 million years ago, likely "resembled a stout sala…

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Discovery of 23,000-year-old footprint fossils reshape the history of early human migration into North America

Until recently, experts believed that early humans arrived in North America around 13,500 to 16,000…

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Ancient giant mammals such as mammoths might’ve gone extinct due to human activity, not climate change

While past studies often attributed the extinction of large mammals to climate change, a new invest…

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Ancient human DNA suggests Columbus may not have brought syphilis to Europe after all

The long-standing theory that Columbus caused a devastating outbreak of syphilis when his expeditio…

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Rate of violence began to skyrocket as early humans moved into cities, fractured skull remains reveal

While one might assume that the organisation into cities could have curbed violence among "civilise…

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3 students won $700,000 for using AI to translate 2 tweets worth of text from previously unreadable ancient scrolls

The Herculaneum papyrus scrolls, preserved by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, could "completely rewri…

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Remnants of life in ancient rocks reveal Earth had a rich ecosystem 3.4 billion years ago

Researchers found chemical signatures in rocks that provided an unprecedented insight into the biod…

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Shells from Gujarat suggest that India’s lush monsoons might've helped attract several invaders in the past!

Periods of robust monsoons, translating to bountiful harvests, coincided with an upsurge in cultura…

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Octopus DNA gives scientists a glimpse into Antarctica's ancient past, and a possible highly unstable future

By studying the DNA of separate octopus populations, they stumbled upon a remarkable truth: around …