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Neolithic rock art found in English quarry

A piece of Neolithic rock art, from 4,500 years ago, has been found in the Cambridgeshire village of Over in England. The hand-sized artefact, which could date back to 2,500 BC, was found by a participant in a geological weekend course which was being run by the University of Cambridge's

Ancient quarry found in the Holy Land

An ancient underground quarry dating back to the time of Christ has been found, complete with Christian symbols etched into the walls. The 4,000-square-meter (yard) cavern, buried 10 meters beneath the desert near the ancient West Bank city of Jericho, was dug about 2,000 years ago and was in use for

More dinosaur bones found at Utah quarry

60-70 new dinosaur bones have been found at one of Utah's major new dinosaur quarries, including a 20-foot-long neck bone discovered this week. The site — called the Hanksville-Burpee Dinosaur Quarry — is a logjam of sorts, where dinosaur remains are believed to have been washed into place by an ancient