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Scientists Find the Oldest Human Skull Outside of Africa

A scrap of skull collected in 1978 and stored for decades in an Athens museum may rewrite the timeline of […]

A New Kind of Dementia Strikes the ‘Oldest Old’

So many older people experience the tell-tale symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease, like forgetfulness and muddled thinking. Yet post-mortem autopsies often […]

A New Kind of Dementia Strikes the ‘Oldest Old’

So many older people experience the tell-tale symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease, like forgetfulness and muddled thinking. Yet post-mortem autopsies often […]

Oldest Australopith Skull Raises Questions About Hominin Evolution

At 3.8 million years old, this mostly complete cranium of Australopithecus anamensis is the oldest australopith skull in the fossil […]

Oldest Australopith Skull Raises Questions About Hominin Evolution

At 3.8 million years old, this mostly complete cranium of Australopithecus amanensis is the oldest australopith skull in the fossil […]

Oldest Evidence for Weed Smoking Found In Chinese Grave

One of the braziers recovered from the grave site. Some had residues from cannabis smoking in them. (Credit: Xinhua Wu) […]

Oldest Evidence for Weed Smoking Found In Chinese Grave

One of the braziers recovered from the grave site. Some had residues from cannabis smoking in them. (Credit: Xinhua Wu) […]

The Search for the World’s Oldest Alcohol

Israel’s Raqefet Cave, where archaeologists have found the oldest evidence of alcohol production to date. (Credit: Bridget Alex) Before the […]

Meet Saltriovenator: Oldest Known Big Predatory Dinosaur

An artist’s rendering of Saltriovenator includes filamentous protoplumage and horns, the latter suggested by its evolutionary links to species with similar […]

Meet Saltriovenator: Oldest Known Big Predatory Dinosaur

An artist’s rendering of Saltriovenator includes filamentous protoplumage and horns, the latter suggested by its evolutionary links to species with similar […]

Scientists Discovered The Oldest Human Plague. It Took Down Neolithic Farmers And Changed Europe’s History

Scientists found evidence of an ancient plague in the bones of a woman buried among 77 other people from her village […]

Scientists Discovered The Oldest Human Plague. It Took Down Neolithic Farmers And Changed Europe’s History

Scientists found evidence of an ancient plague in the bones of a woman buried among 77 other people from her village […]

Newfound, Tiny Sun is Among the Oldest Stars in the Universe

The newfound star is not only one of the oldest stars in the universe, but also one of the most […]

Newfound, Tiny Sun is Among the Oldest Stars in the Universe

The newfound star is not only one of the oldest stars in the universe, but also one of the most […]

Oldest Figurative Cave Art in Borneo Challenge Eurocentric Views of Art Origins

The worlds oldest figurative artwork from Borneo dated to a minimum of 40,000 years. (Credit: Luc-Henri Fage) The oldest known figurative […]

Oldest Trace Fossils Ever Found Might Not Be Fossils

Trace fossils indicating the first signs life on Earth or just deformed rock? Researchers previously interpreted several anomalies (yellow arrows) found […]

Oldest Trace Fossils Ever Found Might Not Be Fossils

Trace fossils indicating the first signs life on Earth or just deformed rock? Researchers previously interpreted several anomalies (yellow arrows) found […]

Ancient Hashtag Is Oldest Drawing Yet Discovered

The ochre hashtag drawing found in Blombos Cave. (Credit: Craig Foster) The hashtag is far more ancient than we think. […]

Ancient Hashtag Is Oldest Drawing Yet Discovered

The ochre hashtag drawing found in Blombos Cave. (Credit: Craig Foster) The hashtag is far more ancient than we think. […]