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mastodon megafauna
2014-12-03 05:26:11

There is a disconnect in our current knowledge about the American mastodon (Mammut americanum) between what we know of their preferred habitat and the age estimates of fossils.

Taylor Glacier
2014-04-22 04:55:21

A team of scientists has recently developed a new technique, described in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, to confirm the age of a 120,000-year-old sample of Antarctic Ice.

2013-10-29 23:31:51

Monograph Publishing: Longtime Shroud of Turin expert, author Joseph G.Marino, has endorsed a recent Petition to Pope Francis and a proposal by one of the world’s leading authorities on the

2013-05-21 23:27:53

Monograph Publishing: Religious beliefs have caused more conflicts, hatred and war than any other factor in the history of mankind, with the number of conflicts and their potential for nuclear

Maya Long Count, Modern European Calendars Synchronized With Wood
2013-04-12 18:20:20

A team of international scientists have used several metrics to successfully synchronize the modern European calendar with the Long Count Calendar of the Ancient Maya.

El Sidron cave
2013-04-03 05:14:46

A new study, led by the University of Oviedo, Spain, has been able to accurately determine the age of Neanderthal remains found in the El Sidron cave of Asturias, Spain.

2013-02-12 14:47:33

Notorious among athletes and trainers as career killers, Achilles tendon injuries are among the most devastating.

Searching For Richard III
2012-11-15 22:47:41

A new archaeological dig in Leicester, England has members of the team wondering if they might have unearthed the skeleton of the tyrannical and power-hungry king.

2012-10-19 16:58:40

By using a new series of measurements of radiocarbon dates on seasonally laminated sediments from Lake Suigetsu in Japan, a more precise calibration of radiocarbon dating will be possible.

Radio Carbon Dating Improved With Sediment Measurementss
2012-10-19 13:02:37

A research team from Oxford University's Radiocarbon Accelerator Unit has found a more accurate benchmark for dating materials, especially for older objects, from a series of radiocarbon measurements from Japan's Lake Suigetsu.


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