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Ancient artefacts from Romeo and Juliet’s hometown turning blue

April 7th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Mysterious bright blue pigments found in artefacts from the hometown of Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet are disturbing experts on conservation of archaeological treasures around the world.The ... Read more...

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Neanderthals crafted earliest tool made from human bone

December 16th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Scientists have discovered the earliest known tool made from human bone- and it was apparently crafted by Neanderthals.They have identified a human skull fragment dating back at least ... Read more...

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Humans ‘arrived in Britain 250,000 years earlier than thought’

July 8th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered stone tools that indicate that first humans arrived in Britain much earlier than previously thought.A discovery of 78 pieces of razor-sharp primitive cutting and piercing ... Read more...

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Three Neanderthal teeth found in a cave in Poland

February 3rd, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Warsaw, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Polish scientists announced on Monday that they had made a significant discovery when they found 3 Neanderthal teeth inside a cave in Poland. With this the ... Read more...

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Polish Scientists Unearth Three Neanderthal Teeth From Caves

February 2nd, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Poland, Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists and archaeologists all over the world have made several efforts to discover the fossils of the primitive times so that they can understand the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists to explore feasting habits of ancient builders of Stonehenge

December 22nd, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 22 (ANI): A new research project by archaeologists is seeking to investigate the feasting habits of the ancient builders of the Stonehenge.According to a report in Culture24, the team who ... Read more...

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Evidence indicates Stone Age man lived in Birmingham more than 10,000 years ago

July 27th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered remarkable evidence that stone age man lived in the centre of Birmingham, UK, more than 10,000 years ago.According to a report in Birmingham Post, the ... Read more...

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Two Roman coffins unearthed in Newcastle, UK

August 15th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 15 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered two 1,800-year-old Roman stone coffins at a dig on the site of a former office building in Newcastle, UK.These coffins are thought to have ... Read more...

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Discovery of ancient cave in Israel may shed light on early man in eastern Mediterranean

May 27th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by admin
London, May 27 (ANI): The discovery of a cave inhabited by hunter-gatherers between 20,000 and 40,000 years ago in Israel, is likely to reveal a wealth of information about the way ... Read more...

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Flint arrowhead discovered near Abu Dhabi dates back to late Stone Age

March 17th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 17 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a flint arrowhead about 3 cm long dating back to the late stone age or neolithic period, near a Abu Dhabi oilfield.Discovered just south ... Read more...

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Discovery of hunting tools turns back clock for ancient English city by 10,000 years

February 4th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Archaeologists have found hunting tools at the site of a new shopping centre in the ancient town of Bath in England, that extends the history of the city ... Read more...

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