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The Archaeology News Network is a news website providing all the latest developments in archaeology and related disciplines from around the world.



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The timescale is the base to reconstruct the history of the Earth and the biological evolution. A research on a chronostratigraphic sequence of the Chinese Neogene with accurate geological datings was published online in Science China: Earth Sciences...

A discovery by scientists at the University of Kent has provided significant insight into the overall genome structure of dinosaurs. This is an Apalone spinifera spiny softshell turtle hatchling [Credit: Nicole Valenzuela]By comparing the genomes of...

Critically endangered South American forests thought to be the result of climate change were actually spread by ancient communities, archaeologists have found. Campos da Serra y Floresta de Araucari [Credit: Copyright Jose Iriarte]Huge swathes of la...

A shocking study in the journal Science by the University of Queensland, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), and University of Northern British Columbia confirms that one third of the world's protected areas - an astonishing 2.3 million square miles...

The first whole-genome analyses of ancient human DNA from Southeast Asia reveal that there were at least three major waves of human migration into the region over the last 50,000 years. Field workers excavate ancient human remains at Man Bac, Vietna...

A Corinthian helmet was found in a grave from the 5th century BC in the Taman Peninsula, south-west of Russia, reported the agency RIA Novosti. It is the only such helmet discovered north of the Black Sea. Helmet of Corinthian type, found in the nec...

Thousands of bones from boys and men likely killed in a ferocious battle 2,000 years ago have been unearthed from a bog in Denmark, researchers said Monday. Credit: Mads Dalegaard/Moesgaard MuseumWithout local written records to explain, or a battle...