HSI El Paso returns more than 500 pre-Hispanic era artifacts to Mexico

Jackpot hari ini Result SGP 2020 - 2021. EL PASO, Texas - Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) returned 523 pre-Hispanic archeological pieces to Mexican officials Thursday during a repatriation ceremony at the Mexican Consulate. The pieces include stone arrowheads, knife blades and tools that were illegally imported into the United States from Mexico and offered for sale. The pre-Hispanic period refers to the time before the Spanish conquests...

Study cements age and location of hotly debated skull from early human Homo erectus

Promo menarik pada undian Data SGP 2020 - 2021. IMAGE: One of two new hominin specimens, a partial pelvis, found at the East Turkana site in Kenya. view more  Credit: A. Hammond/© AMNH A new study verifies the age and origin of one of the oldest specimens of Homo erectus--a very successful early human who roamed the world for nearly 2 million years. In doing so, the researchers also found two new specimens at the site--likely the earliest...

Over 2,000-yr-old glossy bronze mirrors unearthed in NW China- China.org.cn

Dapatkan promo member baru Pengeluaran SGP 2020 - 2021. Chinese archaeologists have recently unearthed more than 80 bronze mirrors preserved in a large-scale cemetery about two millennia ago in northwest China's Shaanxi Province.Situated in the Gaozhuang Township of Shaanxi's Xixian New Area, the graveyard is home to more than 400 tombs and a collection of pottery and bronze ware that can be traced back to the early Western Han Dynasty (202...

Prehistoric Pacific Coast diets had salmon limits

Dapatkan promo member baru Pengeluaran SGP 2020 - 2021. PULLMAN, Wash. - Humans cannot live on protein alone - even for the ancient indigenous people of the Pacific Northwest whose diet was once thought to be almost all salmon. In a new paper led by Washington State University anthropologist Shannon Tushingham, researchers document the many dietary solutions ancient Pacific Coast people in North America likely employed to avoid "salmon...

Quebec Site Gets Funding Injection To Showcase Canada’s First Steel Industry

Jackpot hari ini Result SGP 2020 - 2021. The Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site sits on a scenic plot of land by the river/Jean-François Bergeron/Enviro FotoThe Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site in Quebec is getting $613,000 to rehabilitate its access road, redesign its Grande Maison reception area and install new interpretive panels along its interpretation circuit.Financed through the federal infrastructure...

Monuments that matter | EurekAlert! Science News

Bonus harian di Keluaran SGP 2020 - 2021. When most Americans imagine an archaeologist, they picture someone who looks like Indiana Jones. Or, perhaps, Lara Croft, from the Tomb Raider game. White, usually male but occasionally female, digging up the spoils of a vanished culture in colonized lands. Depictions of archaeologists in popular culture mirror reality. Many scholars have noted the experts institutions recognize as authorities to...

9 April 2021, Research identifies new cultural threads in goldfield early settlers , News, University of Otago, New Zealand

Promo menarik pada undian Data SGP 2020 - 2021. Friday 9 April 2021 9:56am Researchers at Milton cemetery - photo credit Dr Rebecca Kinaston. University of Otago research analysing skeletal remains has found evidence of a range of ethnicities present on the Goldfields of Otago, proving some assumptions of the cultural make-up of early settler New Zealand to be inaccurate. “When we talk about colonial New Zealand we often just think about the...

Roman-era gallery discovered beneath Istanbul’s Topkapı Palace

Bonus harian di Keluaran SGP 2020 - 2021. An archaeological survey of the ground beneath the courtyard of Topkapı Palace, the spectacular Ottoman palace in Istanbul, has uncovered a Roman-era gallery. The passage, consisting of three sections, is thought to have served as a cistern to collect rainwater in the pre-Ottoman period. Topkapı is located in the historic Fatih district in the capital of the Ottoman and Byzantine empires. The area is...

Early dispersal of neolithic domesticated sheep into the heart of central Asia

Jackpot hari ini Result SGP 2020 - 2021. An artist's rendering of a Neolithic pastoralist at Obishir rockshelter. Credit: Ettore Mazza Along the Tian Shan and Alay mountain ranges of Central Asia, sheep and other domestic livestock form the core economy of contemporary life. Although it was here that the movements of their ancient predecessors helped to shape the great trade networks of the Silk Road, domestic animals were thought to have come...

Paleopharmaceuticals from Baltic amber might fight drug-resistant infections

Bonus harian di Keluaran SGP 2020 - 2021. IMAGE: Baltic amber is not only beautiful, but also a potential source of new antibiotics. view more  Credit: Connor McDermott WASHINGTON, April 5, 2021 -- For centuries, people in Baltic nations have used ancient amber for medicinal purposes. Even today, infants are given amber necklaces that they chew to relieve teething pain, and people put pulverized amber in elixirs and ointments for its...