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Medieval building found during cathedral excavation

Published on June 3rd, 2010 | by Admin

Archaeologists excavating the Rochester Cathedral in Kent, England’s second-oldest cathedral, to conserve a Roman city wall were surprised when they came across evidence of a medieval building they didn’t know existed. While digging exploratory pits, experts ... Read More


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Caveman diet included crocodiles

Published on June 3rd, 2010 | by Admin

Apparently the caveman diet included eating crocodiles, which may have helped early humans evolve bigger brains. The work is based on bones and artifacts from a prehistoric “kitchen” that make up the earliest evidence that humans ... Read More


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11 legendary uncracked ciphers

Published on June 2nd, 2010 | by Admin

WebUrbanist has posted an interesting list about eleven legendary uncracked ciphers. [Thx Tron] The Beale Papers Want $40 million in buried gold, silver and jewels? All you have to do is solve an infamously “impossible” set ... Read More


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13,000-year-old clay figure found in Japan

Published on June 2nd, 2010 | by Admin

The clay torso of a woman, which dates back 13,000 years, has been found in Japan. The tiny figure, 3.1 centimeters in height and 14.6 grams in weight, depicts a female torso with breasts and a ... Read More