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Indonesian ‘hobbits’ not related to Homo erectus

Indonesian ‘hobbits’ not related to Homo erectus

The most comprehensive study on the bones of Homo floresiensis, a species of tiny human discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 20...
Genetic evidence suggests early mammals were nocturnal

Genetic evidence suggests early mammals were nocturnal

Our earliest mammalian ancestors likely skulked through the dark, using their powerful night-time vision to find food and avoid reptilian p...
Cleveland Museum of Art to transfer Roman sculpture of Drusus Minor to Italy

Cleveland Museum of Art to transfer Roman sculpture of Drusus Minor to Italy

The Cleveland Museum of Art and The Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism of the Republic of Italy (Ministry) today anno...
ISIS targets St. Catherine's Monastery in Sinai, Egypt

ISIS targets St. Catherine's Monastery in Sinai, Egypt

Gunmen attacked security forces near St. Catherine's Monastery in Egypt's south Sinai on Tuesday, killing at least one police offic...
5,000 year old skeleton discovered in Malaysia

5,000 year old skeleton discovered in Malaysia

A prehistoric human skeleton, thought to be at least 5,000 years old, was uncovered during construction of a gallery for the Guar Kepah Neo...
Why animals have evolved to favour one side of the brain

Why animals have evolved to favour one side of the brain

Most left-handers can rattle off a list of their eminent comrades-in-arms: Oprah Winfrey, Albert Einstein, and Barack Obama, just to name t...
Ancient reptile tracks in the Pyrenees may include evidence of new type of footprint

Ancient reptile tracks in the Pyrenees may include evidence of new type of footprint

A large set of tracks made by archosauromorphs in the Pyrenees mountain range may include a new type of footprint made by reptiles that liv...
New species of hyaenodon found in Egypt

New species of hyaenodon found in Egypt

Analysis of Egyptian fossils has identified a new species of extinct carnivorous mammals called hyaenodonts, according to a study published...

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