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From Live Science: Did Prehistoric Astronomers Build Stonehenge?
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, ancient, prehistoric, concept, discovery, history, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, study, world )

- 368 days ago -
In 1964, the late astronomer Gerald Hawkins developed an intricate method to use pit holes and markers to predict eclipses at Stonehenge. However, this does not mean that this is how Stonehenge was intended to be used.
Dog Family Tree Traced Back 2 Million Years
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, interesting, prehistoric, canine fossils, dog, wolf, ancestors )

- 1876 days ago -
A new cache of extremely well preserved, prehistoric canine fossils is shedding light on dog and wolf ancestors from 2 million years ago to today.
Bus-Sized Reptile Terrorized Prehistoric Sealife
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, research, scientists, marine reptile, fossil, interesting, prehistoric )

- 2021 days ago -
Mosasaurs, prehistoric marine reptiles that could grow to the size of an 84-seat bus, were much speedier and shark-like than previously thought, an exceptionally well-preserved fossil specimen reveals.
Life Found 4000 Meters Beneath Antarctica
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, animals, Bowling Green State University in Ohio, discovery, interesting, Lake Vostok, Louisiana State University, prehistoric, Russia )

- 2027 days ago -
A Russian team drilled through the ice, breaching prehistoric Lake Vostok for the first time. Microbes and DNA from water fleas, mollusks, and something related to a sea anemone was discovered. Logged by Sunstroke author David Kagan in Doomwatch Legacy.
Scientists Make Rare Discovery: A Scary, Shark-Like Fish With Abs
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, research, study, scientists, prehistoric, fish, Australia )

- 2107 days ago -
Prehistoric armored fish from 380 million years ago found in remote Australia had what New Scientist is calling 'the world's first abs'
Archaeologists Work on Ancient Ruins as Dam Construction Begins
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, prehistoric, Puebloan people, Native Americans )

- 3226 days ago -
Kanab » A site once occupied by prehistoric Puebloan people, which includes multiple American Indian remains, is being excavated before the place is scraped away to make room for a dam and reservoir
Prehistoric Spider Joins Jurassic Attractions!
Science & Tech  (tags: fossils, interesting, spider, prehistoric, China, scientists, archaeology, discovery )

Sally Ann
- 3325 days ago -
The Daohugou region is rich with fossils because, during the Jurassic period, the fossil bed there was part of a lake in a volcanic region.
World's Largest Snake Ate Prehistoric Relative of Crocodiles
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, boa, prehistoric )

- 3334 days ago -
Titanboa measured up to 45 feet long.
Horses Were Tamed, Milked, and Probably Ridden 5,500 Years Ago | 80beats | Discover Magazine
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, research, prehistoric, horses, cultures )

- 3670 days ago -
On the steppes of Central Asia, researchers have found evidence of the earliest "horse farm" dating from 5,500 years ago, pushing back the known domestication of horses by 1,000 years.
Scientists Map DNA of Prehistoric Animal - CNN.Com
Science & Tech  (tags: prehistoric, mammoth, ancient, discovery, humans, NewTechnology, science, study, technology )

- 3776 days ago -
A team of scientists at Penn State University could be one step closer to bringing extinct species back to life
Giant Prehistoric Geese The Size of Small Plane Discovered
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, science, prehistoric, geese, environment, nature, evolution )

- 3831 days ago -
Giant prehistoric geese the size of small aircraft once flew over Britain, scientists discovered. Dasornis, which had a 16 ft wingspan and sharp teeth, lived 50 million years ago and was related to ducks and geese.
Fossil of Most Primitive 4-Legged Animal Found
Science & Tech  (tags: prehistoric, fish, fossil, animal, discovery, science )

- 3922 days ago -
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Scientists unearthed a skull of the most primitive four-legged creature in Earth's history, which should help them better understand the evolution of fish to advanced animals that walk on land. The 365 million-year-old fossil skull, shou
Neanderthals Not at All Related to Modern Humans
Science & Tech  (tags: Neanderthals, Evolution, Prehistoric, Humans, science, research, study, world, interesting )

- 4148 days ago -
The famous prehistoric Neanderthal people made little or no contribution to the gene pool or culture of modern humans, according to a re-evaluation of their part in evolution.
Pre-Historic Whale Found at Castello Banfi
Science & Tech  (tags: whales, fossils, prehistoric )

- 4411 days ago -
Sixteen football-sized vertebrae belonging to a prehistoric whale dating back 5 million years ago were uncovered February 22 on the estate of Castello Banfi, in Montalcino, Tuscany.

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