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45,000-year-old artifacts found in Australian cave

Artifacts have been found at the Ganga Maya Cave in Western Australia date that back more than 45,000 years. Asked if the cave could be the site of the earliest human settlement, she said: “We have only got the one date and I would prefer to get other dates before I

WWII remains on Papua New Guinea are Indian POWs

The remains of individuals dating back to World War II, originally thought to be those of Australian diggers, have been found to belong to Indian prisoners of war. "It was determined that the remains represented five individuals and were those of Indian soldiers interned by Japanese forces as prisoners of war,"

Underage WWI soldier’s remains recovered from mass grave

The remains of 15-year-old James Gorden, a boy who lied about his age to enlist, may have been found amoungst hundreds of remains in a mass grave in Fromelles, France. Forensic archaeologist Richard Wright, an adviser to Oxford Archaeology, which is carrying out the archaeological work for the project, said telltale