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In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.
Hello Kitty first made her way to the United States in 1976. This plush doll, from the same year, will be the oldest item on view at an exhibition devoted to the cartoon icon at the Japanese American National Museum.
The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton that was recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum storage room.
Blended CP3A team of archaeologists discovered this storage room while excavating the site of Tel Kabri in northern Israel.
Debbie Surabian, center, a state soil scientist with the USDA Resources Conservation Service, and Scott Brady, left, a volunteer with Friends of the Office of State Archaeology, use ground penetrating radar with Brian Jones, Connecticut's state archaeologist, as they try to locate Capt.
The workshop will be held Oct. 3 and 4 at Menokin Baptist Church in the Richmond County community of Warsaw.
The entrance of Archeological Museum and a cow grazes on the field with the Vishwa Shanti Stupa in the background in Vaishali.
Tractors sit on a sugarcane plantation on the land of a Guarani-KaiowA indigenous community in Brazil, where Oxfam has alleged "land grabs" unfairly take land from the poor.
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To put a human face on our ancestors, scientists from the Senckenberg Research Institute used sophisticated methods to form 27 model heads based on tiny bone fragments, teeth and skulls collected from across the globe.
Humans are generally highly cooperative and often impressively altruistic, quicker than any other animal species to help out strangers in need.
The now-dry bed of Lake Aldwell - no longer a bare moonscape as trees, grasses and other native plants sewn by both nature and man take hold - is waiting to be explored.
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Archaeologists in Mexico have found an ancient Maya city in the state of Campeche and rediscovered another forest-covered site that first was stumbled upon in the 1970s.
An international study led by the University of Oxford in the UK that for the first time maps a robust timeline for the disappearance of Neanderthals, finds that contrary to popular belief, they overlapped with modern humans for up to 5,400 years, giving ample time for cultures and genes to mix.
Upstairs at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, past smiling employees at the front desk and cubicles full of researchers and staffers, lies a secluded room behind a password-protected door.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 03:09 am
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