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Did early campfires trigger the emergence of tuberculosis?

Did early campfires trigger the emergence of tuberculosis?

Fire brought warmth and comfort to early humans but may also have triggered the emergence of deadly...
Riddle of early Christian defensive structures in the Middle Nile solved

Riddle of early Christian defensive structures in the Middle Nile solved

Almost one hundred monumental defensive structures were built over approx. 500 km from today's ...
Dental remains shed light on ancient people and culture of Oaxaca's Lower Rio Verde Valley

Dental remains shed light on ancient people and culture of Oaxaca's Lower Rio Verde Valley

Papyrus molders, stone etchings erode, memories wither and histories are rewritten. Teeth remain. S...
Ceres figurine found in South Shields

Ceres figurine found in South Shields

A beautifully crafted miniature bronze figure of the Roman goddess Ceres was found by volunteers fr...
Cancer on a Paleo-diet? Ask someone who lived 1.7 million years ago

Cancer on a Paleo-diet? Ask someone who lived 1.7 million years ago

An international team of researchers led by scientists from the University of the Witwatersrand...
Tooth wear sheds light on the feeding habits of ancient elephant relatives

Tooth wear sheds light on the feeding habits of ancient elephant relatives

How can we ever know what ancient animals ate? For the first time, the changing diets of elephants ...
Effects of past tropical deforestation will be felt for years to come

Effects of past tropical deforestation will be felt for years to come

Even if people completely stopped converting tropical forests into farmland, the impacts of tropica...

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