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Dino Duck Was Quite the Swimmer
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery, animals )

- 3 days ago -
It may have walked like a duck and swum like a penguin, but a flipper-limbed creature discovered in what is now Mongolia was no bird. The strange new species is the first known non-avian dinosaur that could both run and swim, researchers say.
Did These Filed and Grooved Teeth Belong to a Viking Elite Warrior?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 6 days ago -
Scandinavian findings and a mass grave in Dorset, England, proves that some Viking males filed grooves into their front teeth and most likely filled them with pigment. Researchers are uncertain, but one theory is that these Norsemen were elite...
2,800-Year-Old Urartian Basalt Stele Covered With Cuneiform Script Discovered In Van Province, Turkey
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 4 days ago -
A 2,800 year old stele from the ancient Urartu civilization which had been missing for the past 120 years has been discovered in TurkeyâEUR(TM)s eastern Van province.
Prehistoric Sime Skeleton And Now 15,000-Year-Old Bone Pendant Depicting âEUR~VenusâEUR(TM) Found In Vlakno Cave, Croatia
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 6 days ago -
Earlier excavations (2011) in the Vlakno Cave, Croatia revealed the remains of a human skeleton belonging to a man, whose age was estimated at 11 000 years ago ,early Mesolithic
Conrad HaasâEUR(TM) Flying Javelin: Yes, It Is 16th Century Rocket Science
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 6 days ago -
Conrad Haas was a military engineer who lived during the 16 th century. Not much is known for certain about HaasâEUR(TM) life, in fact, he was largely forgotten by history. But this changed in 1961, when a scholar came across an old manuscript that dealt...
5,100-Year-Old Hydraulic System Found in China Is the Oldest in the World
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 4 days ago -
Four years of excavations have unearthed an immense water engineering project created in China about 5,100 years ago. This predates the oldest known comparable system; which is from Mesopotamia and dates to around 4,900 years ago...
Preserved Mixtec Codices: Codex Zouche-Nuttall âEUR" Beautiful âEUR~Folding Screen Of Historical Events Of Mixtec People Of Oaxaca
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 7 days ago -
Their codices were made from strips of paper, bark, cloth, or deerskin, about 13 feet long and about 6 inches high and folded like a harmonica, in the so called accordion style pleats, so that when opened, the reader saw two pages at a time...
27 Statues of Goddess Sekhmet Unearthed in Luxor
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 5 days ago -
An Egyptian-European archaeological mission working in Luxor Governorate uncovered a collection of 27 fragmented statues of the lioness goddess Sekhmet, âEUR?EgyptâEUR(TM)s Ministry of Antiquities said in a statement on Sunday....

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