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Ancient genome study identifies traces of indigenous “Taíno” in present-day Caribbean populations

Ancient genome study identifies traces of indigenous “Taíno” in present-day Caribbean populations

A thousand-year-old tooth has provided genetic evidence that the so-called "Taíno," the first indigenous Americans to feel the fu...
Asteroid 'time capsules' may help explain how life started on Earth

Asteroid 'time capsules' may help explain how life started on Earth

In popular culture, asteroids play the role of apocalyptic threat, get blamed for wiping out the dinosaurs -- and offer an extraterrestrial...
Finches from remote corners of New Guinea help solve an evolutionary puzzle

Finches from remote corners of New Guinea help solve an evolutionary puzzle

Tucked away in an unassuming gray metal file cabinet in a graduate student office at Boston University is an evolutionary puzzle that would...
Plants are given a new family tree

Plants are given a new family tree

A new genealogy of plant evolution, led by researchers at the University of Bristol, shows that the first plants to conquer land were a com...
Charged oxygen in ionosphere may offer biomarker for exoplanets

Charged oxygen in ionosphere may offer biomarker for exoplanets

On January 9, 1992, astronomers announced a momentous discovery: two planets orbiting a pulsar 2,300 light years from our sun. The two plan...
2017 excavation results at Bamboula, Larnaka

2017 excavation results at Bamboula, Larnaka

The French Archaeological Mission of Kition conducted a second campaign of excavations in the Northern part of the site of Kition-Bamboula ...
Ancient tomb containing 'splendid armour' found in Japan

Ancient tomb containing 'splendid armour' found in Japan

Workers paving a farm road here stumbled on a 1,500-year-old underground tomb containing a large stone coffin, human remains and armor in r...
Did humans domesticate themselves?

Did humans domesticate themselves?

Human 'self-domestication' is a hypothesis that states that among the driving forces of human evolution, humans selected their comp...

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