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Risky skull surgery done for ritual reasons 6,000 years ago 2 Judi Lynn May 2016 May 2016 3 327
Anthropologists Marshalling History: the American Anthropological Association’s Vote on the Academic 0 Judi Lynn May 2016 May 2016 3 439
Building on shells: Interdisciplinary study starts unraveling mysteries of Calusa kingdom 0 Judi Lynn May 2016 May 2016 6 300
The odd world distribution of ancient Haplogroup X Mitochondrial DNA 4 Ichingcarpenter Apr 2016 May 2016 10 1251
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'Kennewick Man' was Native American, U.S. Army Corps says 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 415
Iron age man was as fond of Swiss cheese as we are 4 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 5 623
Water storage made prehistoric settlement expansion possible in Amazonia 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 359
El Chichon eruption implicated in Mayan upheaval 1 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 5 436
Chimps 'shop' for fruit in the same way we do! Watch primates squeezing and smelling figs before pic 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 380
A new discovery sheds light on ancient Egypt’s most successful female pharaoh 0 n2doc Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 458
Roman villa unearthed 'by chance' in Wiltshire garden 1 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 6 572
Strange giant sphere in Bosnia sparks debate 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 6 1209
Mystery of Nazca, Peru's Puquios: Purpose of Ancient Holes Finally Solved By Satellites 14 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 46 3788
‘Bone Rooms’: Where scientific racists stored their ‘evidence’ 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 537
I AM NOT THE "NEON GOD" CHINA MADE. 1 Jeffersons Ghost Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 549
The Return of the Brutal Savage and the Science for War 1 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 476
'Cremation pits' found at Vale of Glamorgan housing site 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 431
How did the dingo get to Australia?... 0 Ichingcarpenter Apr 2016 Apr 2016 2 523
Stone Age humans brought deer to Scottish islands by sea: 0 Ichingcarpenter Apr 2016 Apr 2016 4 445
South America's prehistoric people spread like 'invasive species' 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 4 653
A badger uncovers ​’exciting’ Bronze Age cremation site near Stonehenge 7 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Apr 2016 1 2144
How human sacrifice propped up the social order 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 561
Yucatan archaeology races to keep up with development 0 Judi Lynn Apr 2016 Apr 2016 2 630
View From Space Hints at a New Viking Site in North America 4 Ichingcarpenter Apr 2016 Apr 2016 20 1532
Looters, Tourism, and Racism: Controversy Surrounds 'Discovery' of Lost City in Honduras 0 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 4 624
A world map of Neanderthal and Denisovan ancestry in modern humans 6 Ichingcarpenter Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1120
Humans Interbred With Hominins on Multiple Occasions, Study Finds 1 jpak Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 797
Slaughter at the bridge: Uncovering a colossal Bronze Age battle 2 n2doc Mar 2016 Mar 2016 14 1236
Central America's Oldest Archeological Haul Found in Costa Rica 2 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 7 907
2,500-Year-Old Footprints Discovered in Arizona 2 Adsos Letter Jan 2016 Mar 2016 3 1115
Ancient bones from 2000 BC discovered in Antrim pub challenge everything we thought we knew about Ir 2 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 12 1469
Uncovering the mystery of very early humans in New Mexico 0 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 3 803
Ancient Warrior Found Buried In 2,500-Year-Old Iron Age Settlement 0 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 875
Who Were the Ancient Goths? 0 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1102
Interbreeding with archaic humans helped our immune system 1 ellenrr Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 1269
Why do chimpanzees throw stones at trees? 2 Ichingcarpenter Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 967
Ancient DNA identifies 'early Neanderthals' 1 jpak Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 570
ONION: New Evidence Suggests Early Humans First Used Fire To Impress Friends 1 L. Coyote Mar 2016 Mar 2016 5 495
Ancient underground city excites archaeology world 0 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 6 669
3-D technology used to safely reveal the diet of 'Chaucer's children' 5 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Mar 2016 1 1330
Mystery on the marsh: Newly discovered Anglo-Saxon island is one of the most important archaeologica 0 Judi Lynn Mar 2016 Mar 2016 5 787
Tomb of 2500yr old French Celtic Prince found with many Treasures 0 Ichingcarpenter Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1259
Stone Age Britons may have had prehistoric secret code 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 915
Humans are the only animals with this body part — and no one knows why 8 applegrove Jan 2016 Feb 2016 3 1872
Researchers explore how infants infer social dominance relationships 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 479
Evidence mounts for interbreeding bonanza in ancient human species 3 ellenrr Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 1233
World famous ancient Siberian Venus figurines 'are NOT Venuses after all' 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 1234
Ancient Indonesian 'Hobbits' Were Not Homo Sapiens - Study 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 868
7,000-year-old settlement discovered in Jerusalem 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 7 495
Easter Island not destroyed by war, analysis of 'spear points' shows 1 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 524
First dictionary of rare Inuit dialect published 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 593
How punitive, omniscient gods may have encouraged the expansion of human society 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 991
Neanderthal DNA has subtle but significant impact on human traits 1 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 8 5178
The sexual misconduct case that has rocked anthropology 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 575
Texas Finally Acknowledges Rangers Killed Hundreds of Latinos 2 L. Coyote Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 932
Climate change may have had a huge impact on ancient South American civilisations 0 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 643
Archaeologists unearth the earliest evidence of warfare between hunter-gatherers 2 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Feb 2016 1 670
Caught in time warp, a Bronze age village in rural England 1 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 1023
Well-Preserved Boat Unearthed at Abusir 1 Judi Lynn Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 707
Vital history in a region surrounded by chaos: Göbekli Tepe 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 5 900
Phylogenetic analyses suggests fairy tales are much older than thought 1 bluedigger Jan 2016 Jan 2016 1 895
Who Did the Aztecs Sacrifice? 3 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 4 908
In A City That Welcomes Hyenas, An Anthropologist Makes Friends 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 585
H. naledi has shaken up the way that paleoanthropology goes about the business of doing science 3 ellenrr Jan 2016 Jan 2016 2 760
Honduras leader proclaims archaeology bonanza but 'lost city' doubts linger 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 1 520
Ancient Lost City of the Monkey God found - and now the treasure hunters are moving in 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 911
Excavation of Ancient Lost City Yields New Finds 2 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 706
Let’s go wild: how ancient communities resisted new farming practices 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 5 1277
Roman toilets gave no clear health benefit, and Romanization actually spread parasites 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 503
Were Panamanian islanders dolphin hunters? 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 2 538
So homo sapiens are the only hominid where facial bones grow differently 1 Ichingcarpenter Dec 2015 Jan 2016 2 812
Traditional Pre-Hispanic Peruvian Dance Declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO 0 Judi Lynn Jan 2016 Jan 2016 1 590
Irish have roots in the Middle East and Black Sea, scientists discover. 1 elleng Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 682
Egyptian Statues Revealed in Ancient Shrines 0 Panich52 Dec 2015 Dec 2015 3 632
Copper: a world trade in 3000 BC? 1 OxQQme Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 815
Top Ten Historical and Archaeological Discoveries of 2015 3 Ichingcarpenter Dec 2015 Dec 2015 2 1054
Reader alert, this is from Fox "News": 'Pompeii of the Americas' reveals Mayans operated differently 1 Judi Lynn Dec 2015 Dec 2015 1 1103
Israeli university heads protest US anthropologists’ boycott measure 0 Judi Lynn Dec 2015 Dec 2015 0 499
Only 14,000 years ago we slept with primitive hominids and ate their marrow? 0 Ichingcarpenter Dec 2015 Dec 2015 2 710
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