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Origins Of Farming In The Fertile Crescent
2013-07-06 05:04:43

Previously established theories have stated that Mesopotamia was the place where humans began to transition from hunter-gatherers to farmers. However, new research brings that theory into question.

Digging Deep For Clues On The Origins Of The Maya Civilization
2013-04-26 05:57:15

A new study led by the University of Arizona suggests the origins of the Mayan civilization are more complex than previously thought, challenging the two prevailing theories.

Massive Ancient Site Unearthed In Cradle Of Civilization
2013-04-05 13:46:55

A team of British archaeologists has discovered what they believe to be a large building complex underground in an area of Iraq near Tell Khaiber, just miles away from the ancient city of Ur.

2013-03-14 23:00:03

When the World was Black, a two-volume text that spans over 900 pages, covering over 200,000 years of Black history, and over 100 countries.

Archaeologists Find Tomb Of Mayan Ruler
2012-10-26 14:21:08

Archaeologists have uncovered a tomb complete with jade jewelry and decorations that belong to an early Mayan ruler.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.