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Posts tagged archaeology

June 19, 2012

 

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Neanderthals Were Sophisticated… Who Knew?

According to new research, Neanderthals likely took to the seas long before modern humans.

April 26, 2012

 

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Did You Know That Llamas Helped The Inca Empire?

Scientists analyzing ancient lake mud think that the success and development of the Inca empire was partially due to llama dung.

October 21, 2010

 

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Cookin’ With A Caveman

As it turns out, caveman culinary capabilities may be more advanced than we thought!

August 14, 2010

 

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Evidence Found for the First Domesticated Donkeys

The ancient ancestor of the modern donkey is actually still alive today!

August 2, 2010

 

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The World’s Largest Rat!

You'd need a massive trap and whole wheel of cheese to catch this 13.2-pound beast.

July 19, 2010

 

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Into The Tomb Of A Mayan King

Archaeologists unearth an amazingly preserved, 1600-year-old Mayan tomb.

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