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Fragments of a jaw bone unearthed in China have a mosaic of features that are present in both modern and archaic humans, making it difficult to place on the human evolutionary tree.
Humans were living in Brazil earlier than previously thought, prehistoric sloth-bone pendants suggest.
Archaeologists in England have found up to 25 large pits dotting the countryside, but their purpose remains a mystery.
Archaeologists discovered a lost Maya city hidden in the jungles of Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula.
New scientific techniques are helping us reconstruct people from the past in uncanny detail.
Researchers created a 3D image of a Bronze Age woman who was likely part of Europe’s “Bell Beaker” culture.
Scientists studying hunter-gatherer societies around the world discovered the stereotypes that men were hunters and women were gatherers was wrong.
A new facial approximation offers insight into one of humankind's extinct relatives, Homo floresiensis.
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