500-year-old aboriginal village discovered in Ontario

Published on October 25th, 2010 | by Admin

An aboriginal village dating back 500 years has been found on Strasburg Creek in Ontario, Canada. A few hundred people lived in long houses, made pottery and grew corn in a medium-sized village on the banks [&hellip... Read More


DVD Giveaway – America: The Story Of Us

Published on October 22nd, 2010 | by Admin

Congratulations to Mistie Osbourn for winning last week’s DVD giveaway of Instant Expert: Ben Franklin! This week I’m giving away two DVDs, a regular copy and a Blu-Ray copy, of America: The Story of Us, courtesy of A&E [&hellip... Read More


Mastodon remains found in Tennessee backyard

Published on October 22nd, 2010 | by Admin

The remains of what may be a mastodon have been unearthed in the backyard of a Tennessee home. Since last week, a team of archaeologists and Middle Tennessee State University students has hewn a trench about [&hellip... Read More


Mass graves found on Iwo Jima

Published on October 22nd, 2010 | by Admin

Two mass graves containing the bodies of up to 2,000 Japanese soldiers have been found on the island of Iwo Jima. A team of Japanese searchers has discovered 51 remains in two areas listed by the [&hellip... Read More


Mammoth-carved bone not a forgery

Published on October 22nd, 2010 | by Admin

Researchers have examined a 13,000-year-old carved bone featuring the image of a mammoth and have determined it to be genuine. In early 2009, local fossil collector James Kennedy cleaned off an old bone he found two [&hellip... Read More


19th century New York City was one dirty place

Published on October 22nd, 2010 | by Admin

New York City’s Sanitation Department’s resident anthropologist has been digging back into the city’s trashy past. New York City has a reputation in some quarters — deserved or not — as a dirty city. Have we [&hellip... Read More


Neolithic settlements found on Cyprus

Published on October 22nd, 2010 | by Admin

Neolithic settlements found on Cyprus are pushing back the date of argicultural settlements on the island by 500 years. “Up until two decades ago, nobody thought anybody had gone to Cyprus before about 8,000 years ago, [&hellip... Read More


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