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Earliest ancient Chinese musical instruments unearthed in tomb complex

Ancient musical instruments, some the earliest of their kind ever found, have been discovered by archaeologists in the tombs of Zaoyang city, …

China: 30 tombs, 28 chariots and 98 horse skeletons dating back 2,800 years found in Hubei

Archaeologists from Peking University have discovered a group of 30 tombs, 28 chariots and 49 pairs of horse skeletons dating back 2,800 years in …

Relief depicting rare ancient Egyptian image unearthed - Ancient Egypt - Heritage

Within the sandstone quarries of Gebel El-Silsila, north of the Upper Egyptian City of Aswan, Swedish excavators from Lund University stumbled upon a …

The 9,000 Year Old Underground Megalithic Settlement of Atlit Yam in The Mediterranean Sea

Not far off the coast of the village of Atlit in the Mediterranean Sea, near Haifa in Israel, lies the submerged ruins of the ancient Neolithic site …

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Ancient villages, cultures reported being lost

THE beauty of ancient Chinese villages, as well as the cultural and natural heritages they left, is fading in the face of modernization, according to …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Ancient burial remains in Okinawa cave may fill void in Japanese ancestry

1/09/2015 06:30:00 PM<p>The discovery of probably one of the oldest burial sites in Japan could shed more light on the country's prehistory and the …

An ancient text that has baffled researchers for more than 200 years - The indecipherable Rohonc Codex

The discovery of an unidentified text in Hungary has led to more than 200 years of attempts to determine who authored it and to decipher its …

Walking with ancient trees this winter

When it comes to ancient trees, the UK comes top of the European chart and this winter the National Trust's ancient tree adviser, Brian Muelaner, has picked ten of his favourite places to see these 'cathedrals of the natural world'. All of the walks, which will vary in distance, are free to …

Newly identified ancient Scottish sea monster could probably eat Nessie

Step aside, Nessie. There's a new Scottish sea beast in town.<p>Or, rather, there <i>was</i>. About 170 million years ago.<p>A team of paleontologists has …

Paleontology

Newly Discovered Ancient Egyptian Fortress Sheds Light on Early Warfare

In ancient Egypt, a once legendary defensive array existed known as the “Wall of the Prince,” consisting of numerous fortresses built along a line of …

Ancient scorpion had feet, may have walked out of ocean

A new scorpion species found fossilized in the rocks of a backyard could turn the scientific understanding of these stinging creatures on its head.<p>The fossils suggest that ancient scorpions crawled out of the seas and onto land earlier than thought, according to the researchers who analyzed them. …

New Volcano Eruption on Jupiter's Io --10,000 Xs Iceland's 2010 Event

Following its discovery by Galileo in January 1610, Io has been the focus of repeated telescopic and satellite scientific observation. These studies …

How Big is the Universe?

<i>The Universe is big, but how big is it? That all depends on whether the Universe is finite or infinite. Even the word “big” is tough to get clear.</i> …

WOW Factor! Massive Storm Observed on Uranus

Weather on any planet can be quite unpredictable. As hurricanes threaten the Aloha State, astronomers working at W. M. Keck Observatory on the island …

Puzzling Age of a Milky Way Globular Cluster Solved

It was long been believed that all the stars within a globular cluster form at the about same time, a property which can be used to determine the …

3 Surprising Comet Facts We've Already Learned from Rosetta

For the comet probe Rosetta, the good science is just beginning. But the long-traveled probe is already sending back surprises. RELATED: 10 Images That Changed How We Look at the World<p><b>Today, after 10 years of space travel, the</b> Rosetta explorer became the first to orbit a comet. The best is yet to …

Space

Parallel Universes and the Many-Worlds Theory

Are you unique? In your perception of the world, the answer is simple: you are different than every other person on this planet. But is our universe …

Quantum Mechanics

Origins of Jupiter's Vast Magnetic Field Deciphered

With the aid of the most detailed computer simulations to date, a team headed by the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research in Göttingen has …

"When the Visible Universe was Less than One Microsecond Old" --Researchers Simulate Birth of the Cosmos

Using a calculation originally proposed seven years ago to be performed on a petaflop computer, Lawrence Livermore researchers computed conditions …

First Ever Observation of an Emerging Ancient Elliptical Galaxy --"Twice as Many Stars as Milky Way in a Region Only 6,000 Light Years Across"

The discovery was made possible through combined observations from NASA’s Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes, the W.M. Keck Observatory in Mauna …

The Search is On for What Lies Hidden Beneath Titan's Surface

The international Cassini mission has revealed hundreds of lakes and seas spread across the icy surface of Saturn's moon Titan, mostly in its polar …

Hubble Finds Supernova Companion Star after Two Decades of Searching

Using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have discovered a companion star to a rare type of supernova.

Gigantic Holes in Venus's Hellish Atmosphere Provides Clues to Long-Standing Enigmas

"This work all started with a mystery from 1978," said Glyn Collinson, a space scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, …

Hints of Mysterious Dark Matter Revealed by Cosmic Rays

A particle detector floating 250 miles (400 kilometers) above Earth has analyzed 41 billion cosmic-ray particles, and the data have revealed new …

Dark Matter

Hubble Helps Find Smallest Known Galaxy With Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers using data from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and ground observation have found an unlikely object in an improbable place -- a monster …

Mystery of Missing Bright Spots in Saturn's Rings --Solved by New Cassini Pics

“The F ring is a narrow, lumpy feature made entirely of water ice that lies just outside the broad, luminous rings A, B, and C,” notes French. “It …

Scientists map the 219 million stars of the visible Milky Way

A new catalogue of the visible Milky Way is the most detailed yet, charting 219 million distinct stars in the region we can see from Earth.<p>How many stars are in our night sky? A lot more than we can see, that is for certain. And, according to a new map of the visible Milky Way -- the band of stars …