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  • Beer & Bullets to Go: Ancient 'Takeout' Window Discovered - She said that when ancient military sites were abandoned in Mesopotamia, clay sling bullets were often left behind. She also suggested that the beveled-rim bowls found there may have been used for water rations rather than grain. ... - See all stories on this topic » - LiveScience.com... More →
  • The missing link in human evolution? - Even in the 1950s there were fewer than a dozen fossils covering the several million years during which modern humans had evolved from an ape-like ancestor, with plenty of space (both temporal and morphological) between them for erudite speculation. ... - See all stories on this topic » - OUPblog (blog)... More →
  • Mass Species Loss Stunts Evolution for Millions of Years - By this reading of the fossil record, biological diversity — something that's now imperiled by human appetites — may be a sustaining, stabilizing force on planetary scales, and its disruption self-perpetuating. “Earlier interpretations have looked at ... - See all stories on this topic » - Wired News... More →
  • The Best Places to See Hominid Bones Online - Image courtesy of Wikicommons Most natural history museums don't have human evolution exhibits, and if they do, the bones are probably reproductions. The real fossils are usually owned by and housed in the country in which they were found. ... - See all stories on this topic » - Smithsonian (blog)... More →
  • Gene Regulation And The Difference Between Human Beings And Chimpanzees - Prior work has suggested that there was a genetic bottleneck in human evolution, where the total world population of humans may have dropped to as few as 16000 distinct individuals due to either disease or catastrophe - like a prolonged ice age. ... - See all stories on this topic »... More →
  • Darwinian Logic: The Latest on Chimp and Human DNA - Protein-coding regions of DNA in chimps and humans are remarkably similar -- 98%, by many estimates -- and this similarity has been used as evidence that the two species are descended from a common ancestor. Yet chimps and humans are very different ... - See all stories on this topic »... More →
  • Sir Francis Drake's final fleet discovered off the coast of Panama - Marine archaeologists were amazed at the find. "We've really, I feel, hit a home run here with what we found with Pat," said James Sinclair, a marine archaeologist. diving the RMS Titanic." He added: "Finding ship structures from that time period in ... - See all stories on this topic » - Telegraph.co.uk... More →
  • Archaeologist produces comparative analyses of ancient societies - Arizona State University archaeologist Michael E. Smith has built a reputation as a leading name in Mesoamerican archaeology over the years. He has directed numerous field projects focused on Aztec society and extensively published his findings. ... - See all stories on this topic »... More →
  • Early hunters: Pre-Clovis weapon found in US - The finding confirms that the first inhabitants arrived earlier to North America than previously thought, says a team of researchers led by a Texas A&M University archaeologist. Anthropologist Michael Waters and colleagues from Colorado, Washington, ... - See all stories on this topic »... More →
  • Prehistoric site is found on hill - Dr Harry Welsh, an archaeologist with Queen's University, which led the Big Dig project, said some of the earliest items on the site dated back to 3500 years BC. He said:"Before we started the dig we thought there would be no big mystery. ... - See all stories on this topic » - BBC News... More →
Beer & Bullets to Go: Ancient 'Takeout' Window Discovered
Posted 2 years ago

She said that when ancient military sites were abandoned in Mesopotamia, clay sling bullets were often left behind. She also suggested that the beveled-rim bowls found there may have been…

Beer & Bullets to Go: Ancient ‘Takeout’ Windo…
The missing link in <b>human evolution</b>?
Posted 2 years ago

Even in the 1950s there were fewer than a dozen fossils covering the several million years during which modern humans had evolved from an ape-like ancestor, with plenty of space…

The missing link in human evolution?
Mass Species Loss Stunts <b>Evolution</b> for Millions of Years
Posted 2 years ago

By this reading of the fossil record, biological diversity — something that's now imperiled by human appetites — may be a sustaining, stabilizing force on planetary scales, and its disruption…

Mass Species Loss Stunts Evolution for Millio…
The Best Places to See Hominid Bones Online
Posted 2 years ago

Image courtesy of Wikicommons Most natural history museums don't have human evolution exhibits, and if they do, the bones are probably reproductions. The real fossils are usually owned by and…

The Best Places to See Hominid Bones Online
Genetic mutation may have led to rise of <b>humans</b>
Posted 3 years ago

By Stephanie Pappas A genetic mutation possibly linked to malarial resistance may have helped drive the evolution of the genus Homo, humans' ancient ancestor, a new study finds. The mutation…

Genetic mutation may have led to rise of huma…
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Beer & Bullets to Go: Ancient ‘Takeout’ Window Discovered

She said that when ancient military sites were abandoned in Mesopotamia, clay sling bullets were often left behind. She also suggested that the beveled-rim bowls found there may have been used for water rations rather than grain.
See all stories on this topic »

LiveScience.com

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The missing link in human evolution?

Even in the 1950s there were fewer than a dozen fossils covering the several million years during which modern humans had evolved from an ape-like ancestor, with plenty of space (both temporal and morphological) between them for erudite speculation.
See all stories on this topic »

OUPblog (blog)

Read more

Mass Species Loss Stunts Evolution for Millions of Years

By this reading of the fossil record, biological diversity — something that’s now imperiled by human appetites — may be a sustaining, stabilizing force on planetary scales, and its disruption self-perpetuating. “Earlier interpretations have looked at
See all stories on this topic »

Wired News

Read more

The Best Places to See Hominid Bones Online

Image courtesy of Wikicommons Most natural history museums don’t have human evolution exhibits, and if they do, the bones are probably reproductions. The real fossils are usually owned by and housed in the country in which they were found.
See all stories on this topic »

Smithsonian (blog)

Read more

Gene Regulation And The Difference Between Human Beings And Chimpanzees

Prior work has suggested that there was a genetic bottleneck in human evolution, where the total world population of humans may have dropped to as few as 16000 distinct individuals due to either disease or catastrophe – like a prolonged ice age.
See all stories on this topic »
Read more

Darwinian Logic: The Latest on Chimp and Human DNA

Protein-coding regions of DNA in chimps and humans are remarkably similar — 98%, by many estimates — and this similarity has been used as evidence that the two species are descended from a common ancestor. Yet chimps and humans are very different
See all stories on this topic »
Read more

Sir Francis Drake’s final fleet discovered off the coast of Panama

Marine archaeologists were amazed at the find. “We’ve really, I feel, hit a home run here with what we found with Pat,” said James Sinclair, a marine archaeologist. diving the RMS Titanic.” He added: “Finding ship structures from that time period in
See all stories on this topic »

Telegraph.co.uk

Read more

Archaeologist produces comparative analyses of ancient societies

Arizona State University archaeologist Michael E. Smith has built a reputation as a leading name in Mesoamerican archaeology over the years. He has directed numerous field projects focused on Aztec society and extensively published his findings.
See all stories on this topic »
Read more

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