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Thousands of cave paintings have been discovered in Mexico

Archaeologists have uncovered nearly 5,000 cave paintings at 11 different sites in Mexico, the likely product of early hunter-gatherers. What’s even …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

Designs for Great Architectural Landmarks that Were Never Built

If you're writing an alternate history, these would be the buildings you'd want to include. They're the discarded designs for famous landmarks. …

Medieval Monks of Bicester Drank 10 Pints of Beer a Week

Archaeologists have discovered an ancient brew house which was visited daily by monks of the former Bicester Priory in England. The holy men drank …

Zoroastrian tombs found in Xinjiang

8/17/2013 07:00:00 PM<p>Archaeologists with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences say they have excavated an ancient cluster of rare Zoroastrian tombs …

This 1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows that the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers

The colorful secret of a 1,600-year-old Roman chalice at the British Museum is the key to a super­sensitive new technology that might help diagnose …

Mummified Inca child sacrifice gives up her secrets

<i>Her last months are written in her hair (Image: Johan Reinhard)</i><p>Sitting cross-legged, a Mona Lisa half-smile playing on her lips, the …

Archaeology

Beware of the sea monster! Book charts mythical creatures of medieval maps

Medieval and Renaissance cartographers used fantastical illustrations to warn of the dangers of the unknown.<p>The iconic sea serpents, mermaids and …