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May 15, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The girl skeleton found by divers in Mexico's Eastern Yucatan Peninsula is 12-13,000 years old and shows a genetic link to modern Native Americans.
Jan 14, 2014 10:35 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
One of the eggshells found under the floor at Sardis was amazingly still intact when excavators lifted the lid on the container last summer.
Oct 2, 2013 10:50 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Syria's foreign minister, in a speech to the United Nations, claimed that his government is battling cannibals. Continue reading →
Dec 28, 2010 06:08 PM ET // Tim Wall
Inebriation is rampant in the animal kingdom.
Nov 19, 2009 02:04 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is the hobbit human debate over? I doubt it, but the below, from Wiley-Blackwell, puts a strong notch on the side of those who believe "Homo floresiensis" represents a new human species. Researchers from Stony Brook University Medical Center in New York have confirmed that Homo floresiensis is a ge...