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Early men stayed at home while their females worked


June 2nd, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) Early species of cavemen who roamed the earth two million years ago did not go to work but stayed at home and looked after the kids, ... Read more...

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Cavemen and cave bears may have competed for shelter 32,000 yrs ago!


April 27th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): Around 32,000 years ago, prehistoric humans might have had to compete with bears to settle into caves, according to a new study.The study on cave bears also shed ... Read more...

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‘Gay caveman’ ‘neither gay nor a caveman’


April 10th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Montreal, April 10 (ANI): The discovery of a 5,000-year-old skeleton that was buried in a peculiar way has researchers suggesting the prehistoric man found outside modern-day Prague could have been gay or ... Read more...

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‘Sophisticated’ cavemen ‘had more in common with us than we like to think’


March 26th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A leading archaeologist claims that cavemen were far more sophisticated than their dimwitted reputation suggests.Professor John J Shea, of Stony Brook University, New York, says evidence of early ... Read more...

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Backache problem is as old as the Stone Age


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): An archaeologist has found that backache is not a modern problem - even cavemen suffered from it.A damaged spine found in northern Spain, with other fossil evidence, suggests ... Read more...

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Why we fly into rage even during Christmas shopping


December 24th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 24 (ANI): Christmas is supposed to be a time for love and peace, and yet, many of us know the holiday shopping rush can bring out our worst.Psychologist Matthew ... Read more...

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Fossils show mysterious human species lived 30,000 years ago


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) A mysterious new species of the human beings which lived alongside our ancestors 30,000 years ago has been discovered by the scientists. The cavemen, called Denisovans, were identified ... Read more...

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100,000-yr-old fossilized teeth of cavemen found in Central China


November 27th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have unearthed fossilized teeth of cavemen dating back 100,000 years, the first such discoveries in central China.According to Li Zhanyang, archaeologist with the Henan Institute of ... Read more...

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Neanderthals, modern humans ‘are more brothers than distant cousins’


September 26th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 26 (ANI): While it was long believed that Neanderthals developed 'modern' tools and ornaments solely through contact with Homo sapiens, a new study from the University of Colorado Denver has ... Read more...

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Why cavemen were better parents than us


September 23rd, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): The early man and woman were a lot more skilled at parenting than some of today's couples, a psychologist claims.Professor Darcia Narvaez at the University of Notre ... Read more...

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Neanderthals developed technology on their own


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): While it was long believed that Neanderthals developed `modern' tools and ornaments solely through contact with Homo sapiens, a new study from the University of Colorado Denver has ... Read more...

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Neanderthals feasted on lions


June 8th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Looks like our ancestors could boast of the proverbial nerves of steel - Neanderthal cavemen hunted and feasted on lions, according to a new Spanish research.The study appears ... Read more...

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Genome study shows there’s a Neanderthal in all of us


May 7th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): There's a Neanderthal in all of us, as according to a study, some of our ancestors interbred with the thick-browed cavemen.Boffins have produced the first whole genome sequence ... Read more...

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Brit couple tie the knot in Flintstones-themed wedding!


April 1st, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 01 (ANI): Ed Robinson and Gayle Watson's wedding was inspired by the famous cartoon series 'The Flintstones'.A replica of Flintstones car was also created for the occasion - the happy ... Read more...

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India to launch ‘Chandrayaan-2′ by 2013


January 28th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan 28 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chief K. Radhakrishnan on Wednesday said the configuration for the new moon mission 'Chandrayaan-2' is being finalized and added that it would ... Read more...

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100000-year-old cavemen loved their porridge too!


December 18th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): The practice of eating cereal in the morning dates back more than 100,000 years, say scientists.Tools and plant remains from a cave in Mozambique represent the earliest evidence ... Read more...

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European cavemen roasted birds 150,000 years ago


November 27th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 27 (ANI): A new study has found that although early modern humans and their predecessors in Europe were mostly big game hunters, but a pile of well-nibbled bird bones suggests ... Read more...

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Deadly combo of bad luck and climate change may have killed Neanderthals


November 9th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 9 (ANI): A scientist has suggested that the Neanderthals might have gone extinct because of a deadly combination of bad luck and climate change.According to a report in New Scientist, ... Read more...

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Brit couple dress up as Flinstones for wedding!


August 25th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): In a bid to make their marriage special, a Brit couple walked down the aisle dressed up like the 1960's classic cartoon family, the Flinstones.Simon Bean and ... Read more...

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Human intelligence just became 50,000 years older!


August 14th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 14 (ANI): Scientists have found evidence in Africa that humans began using fire to create tools nearly 50,000 years earlier than previously thought, a time that marks the turning ... Read more...

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Women’s shopping skills date back to Neanderthal days!


February 26th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): You might hate escorting your wife to the supermarket, courtesy her "bargaining antics" in the sales, but here's something you ought to know: a woman's love of shopping ... Read more...

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Nightmares train our brains to cope with tricky situations


February 10th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Ever wondered why youve that recurring dream about being chased or ending up back in the classroom at school? Well, a researcher has come forward to solve ... Read more...

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Caveman diet keeps your heart healthy


May 9th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by admin
London, May 9 (ANI): Eating the basic caveman diet of berries, nuts, lean meat and fish significantly lowers the chance of suffering a heart attack or stroke, says a new study.Researchers ... Read more...

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Edakkal caves re-excavated after 114 years in Kerala


April 3rd, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
By Juhan Samuel Kalpetta (Kerala), Apr 3 (ANI): A re-excavation, conducted after 114 years, by the Kerala State Archeology Department has unearthed 40 odd engravings, artifacts of Neolithic period and some tools ... Read more...

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