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Aug 14, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Natural Trap Cave excavation poses some unusual challenges, like how to get through customs with piles of dirty, 50,000-year-old bones. Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Digging through a cave in central Britain, archaeologists uncovered 26 ancient gold and silver coins belonging to the Corieltauvi tribe.
Jul 1, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Male and female specimens add to the base of knowledge about animals that live in little known ecosystems in hard-to-reach places.
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.
May 15, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Divers mapping underwater caves in Mexico's Eastern Yucatán Peninsula came upon a surprising find: the skeleton of a young, prehistoric girl.
Jan 7, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Ancient hunter-gatherers from the area that is now Morocco had cavities and missing teeth, a new study finds.
Dec 30, 2013 01:40 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Despite making up an estimated 6 percent of all life on Earth, researchers know almost nothing about these deep-dwellers.
Dec 4, 2013 11:45 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
The microorganisms can survive underground despite the extreme dearth of light and nutrients.
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