Humans arrive in Britain a million years ago

Published on July 8th, 2010 | by Admin

Stone tools found in Norfolk, England, show that early humans arrived in Britain close to a million years ago. This raises the possibility that these early Britons may have been among the first humans to use [&hellip... Read More

Rock-hewn painted tombs found in Egypt

Published on July 8th, 2010 | by Admin

Two rock-hewn painted tombs have been uncovered at Saqqara, Egypt. The tombs, one of which was intact and contained offering jars and other grave goods, belonged to a senior official called Shendwa and his son, Khonsu, [&hellip... Read More

Hobbyist finds horde of 52,000+ Roman coins

Published on July 8th, 2010 | by Admin

A metal detectorist has found a huge cache of Roman coins buried in a field in Somerset. The coins were found in a huge jar just over a foot (30cm) below the surface by Dave Crisp, [&hellip... Read More

Live Ottoman-era grenade found in Jerusalem wall

Published on July 7th, 2010 | by Admin

A live grenade from the Ottoman-era has been found inside a wall in Jerusalem’s Old City. The Israel Antiquities Authority says workers doing restoration at the city’s historic stone walls were digging through crushed stone when [&hellip... Read More

Neanderthals had strong bones

Published on July 7th, 2010 | by Admin

Neanderthal males has paticularly strong arms, most likely due to the hormones provided by an all-meat diet. Mednikova and her colleagues believe that “compared to anatomically modern humans, (both male and female Neanderthals) had a larger [&hellip... Read More

Colonial shipwreck found off Florida coast

Published on July 7th, 2010 | by Admin

A colonial shipwreck has been found buried in the sand a mile off the St. Augustine coast. The scientists found a cauldron, thousands of lead shot, a glass base and a second cooking vessel about 400 [&hellip... Read More

Eleven 4,000-year-old tombs found in Vietnam

Published on July 7th, 2010 | by Admin

Eleven Phung Nguyen tombs have been found in Ha Noi’s Dong Ahn District. The Phung Nguyen remains, the best-preserved of any found in and around the city, date back about 4,000 years, archaeologists from the Viet [&hellip... Read More

The evolution of the logo

Published on July 6th, 2010 | by Admin

Smashing Magazine has posted an interesting article which details the evolution of the logo. The history of logo design begins with the roots of human expression. In fact, the fundamental power of symbols remains most important [&hellip... Read More

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