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Archaeologists Unravel Secrets of 18,700-Year-Old Burial of the Red Lady of El Miron...
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - ancient-origins.net
The woman whose remains were tinted with red ochre and buried with flowers about 18,700 years ago in a cave in northern Spain may have had what modern people would consider a hard life. But on the other hand, she must have been considered special...
Scientists Have Engineered the Food That Will Help Save a Starving, Warming Planet
Science & Tech  (tags: Climate Change, Food Security, Famine, Science, Biotechnology, Super Bean )

Brian
- 3 days ago - qz.com
By crossing a modern bean with one of its obscure Mexican relatives, they have, they announced today, created a variety that can withstand the expected 3°C (5.4°F) rise in temperature over the next century.
Bulgarian Man Finds Silver Treasure of Western European, Ottoman Coins While Plowing Field
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - archaeologyinbulgaria.com
A man has stumbled upon an earthen jar with about 90 silver coins from the 16th-18th century while plowing a field with a tractor in the town of Zahari Stoyanovo, Popovo Municipality, in Northeastern Bulgaria
Archaeologists in China Claim to Have Found Two Million-Year-Old Stone Toys...
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Researchers excavating an eroded basin in Hebei province, China, claim to have made a remarkable discovery - a two-million-year-old âEUR~playgroundâEUR(TM) of ancient hominids complete with stone artifacts carved by women and children, and some that even...
Colorblind People See Certain Colors For The First Time Ever, Are Visibly Moved
Science & Tech  (tags: colour blindness, innovation, EnChroma, glasses, science )

Lynn
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
It's easy to take the little things for granted. Like seeing certain colors, for instance. âEUR¦The video was made in partnership with EnChroma, a company that makes glasses that "enable colorblind people to see color for the first time in their lives,"
EPA Concludes Neonicotinoid Pesticides Linked to Bee Deaths Don't Protect Soybean Crops - Take Part
Science & Tech  (tags: US, EPA, Bees, neonicotinoid pesticides, Food, Ecosystem, Sustainability, World )

Victoria
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A new study from the US Environmental Protection Agency has found that bee-killing toxic pesticides containing neonicotinoids are not effective at killing pests such as aphids on soybean crops. More EPA studies are to conducted on corn and cotton.
More On Red Lady Cave Burial Reveals Stone Age Secrets...
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - newscientist.com
Aged between 35 and 40 when she died, she was laid to rest alongside a large engraved stone, her body seemingly daubed in sparkling red pigment. Small, yellow flowers may even have adorned her grave 18,700 years ago âEUR" a time when cave burials...
Archaeologist Discovers Mysterious Ancient Maya Citadel..
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - popular-archaeology.com
For three decades, archaeologist Anabel Ford has been exploring and studying the ancient Maya site of El Pilar, but until now she has never encountered anything like the âEUR~CitadelâEUR(TM)...
Earliest Known Breast Cancer Identified in Ancient Egyptian Skeleton...
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
A 4,200-year-old skeleton that shows signs of deterioration from cancer is the earliest known case of breast cancer, according to the Spanish anthropologists who uncovered her remains in a necropolis in Egypt. They think the womanâEUR(TM)s breast cancer...
 
 
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