Researchers discovered unknown species at the Qingjiang fossil site on the banks of the Danshui River near the intersection with the Qingjiang River in Hubei Province, China.
During a study of the ancient Iberian population, the remains of a man and a woman buried together at a Spanish Bronze Age named Castillejo de Bonete showed that the woman was a native and the youngest ancestors of the man came from central Europe.
Durrington Walls is a late Neolithic Henge site in Wiltshire. Pig bones found on the site showed that humans and livestock traveled hundreds of kilometers to celebrate and celebrate.
The impression of an artist about a Galleonosaurus dorisae herd on a riverbank in the Australian Antarctic Rift Valley 1
The remains of 137 children and 200 lamas were found in Peru in an area that was once part of the culture of the Chimú state, which was at the height of its power in the 15th century. The children and lamas may have been sacrificed by floods.
The tooth of an extinct giant soil that lived in Belize 27,000 years ago showed that the area was rather dry than today's jungle.
Artistic representation of how the little Tyrannosaurus Moros intrepidus would have looked 96 million years ago. These little predators would eventually become Tyrannosaurus rex.
Examples of tools made from monkey bones and teeth extracted from the Late Pleistocene strata of the Fa Hien Lena Cave in Sri Lanka show that early humans used sophisticated techniques to hunt monkeys and squirrels. 19659002] Footprints believed to belong to the Neanderthals were found in the sand dune of the Catalan Bay.
Two of the fossil specimens discovered in Korea had reflective eyes, an appearance still visible under light.
An artistic depiction of Mnyamawamtuka moyowamkia, a mid-Cretaceous long-necked Titanosaur found recently in Tanzania. His caudal vertebra has a unique heart shape that has contributed to his name. In Swahili, the name means "animal of Mtuka with heart-shaped tail".
The oldest evidence of mobility is 2.1 billion years old and was found in Gabon. The tubes discovered in black slate are filled with pyrite crystals, which are produced by the transformation of biological tissue by bacteria in clay mineral layers.
Researchers recently investigated climate change in Greenland, as it did in the days of the Vikings. By using sea sediment cores, they found that it was actually warmer than previously thought. They studied at various locations, including a reproduction of Thjodhild Church in the 21st century on Erik the Red's estate, known as Brattahlíð, in what is now Qassiarsuk, Greenland.
This is an artist's representation of the Antarctic 250 million years ago. The recently discovered fossil of a dinosaur relative, Antarctanax shackletoni, revealed that reptiles lived among the various wild animals following the mass extinction in the Antarctic.
Bone points and pierced teeth found in Denisova Cave date back to the early Paleolithic. A new study establishes the timeline of the cave and protects the first known humans as early as 300,000 years ago.
This artist's illustration shows a marine reptile that resembles a platypus hunt at dusk. This duck-billed animal was the first reptile with unusually small eyes, most likely the use of other senses, eg. B. the sense of touch of his duckbill, to search for prey required.
Although difficult to detect, the researchers found spots of lapis lazuli pigment, called ultramarine, in the plaque of a medieval woman in the lower jaw.
A Neanderthal fossil, left, and a modern human skeleton. It is generally believed that Neanderthals have a high incidence of trauma compared to modern humans, but a new study shows that head trauma was consistent for both.
The world's oldest figurative artwork from Borneo was dated 40,000 years ago, when humans lived on what is now the third largest island in the world.
A 250,000-year-old Neanderthal child tooth contains an unprecedented record of the seasons of birth, breastfeeding, disease, and lead exposure in the first three years of life.
The illustration of an artist shows catching giant elephant birds the Madagascar old woods at night. A new study suggests that today's extinct birds were nocturnal and blind.
Kebara 2 is the most complete Neanderthal fossil yet recovered. It was uncovered in the Israeli Kebara Cave, where other remains of the Neanderthal man were found.
The world's oldest intact shipwreck was found by a research team in the Black Sea. It is a Greek merchant ship that dates back to 400 BC. Was dated. The ship was surveyed by two remote underwater vehicles and digitally mapped.
This fossil represents a new piranha-like Jurassic fish with sharp, pointed teeth. Probably it fed on the fins of other fish.
The fossil skull of the young Diplodocus, known as Andrew, held by Cary Woodruff, director of paleontology at the Great Plains Dinosaur Museum.
Two small bones from the Ciemna Cave in Poland are the oldest human remains found in the country. The condition of the bones also suggests that the child was eaten by a large bird.
The illustration by this artist shows the newly discovered dinosaur species Ledumahadi mafube, which is foraging in the early Jurassic of South Africa. Heterodontosaurus, another South African dinosaur, is also in the foreground.
A 73,000-year-old red hatch pattern was drawn on a flake of silicrete that forms when sand and gravel form cement cave in South Africa.
A series of Middle Neolithic pottery, including typical Danilo ware, Figulina and Rhyta, containing meat, milk, cheese and yoghurt.
These four dinosaurs show the evolution of the Alvarezsaurs. From the left, Haplocheirus, Xiyunykus, Bannykus and Shuvuuia show the lengthening of the jaw, the reduction of teeth and changes on the hand and arm.
Eorhynchochelys sinensis is an early turtle that lived 228 million years ago. It had a toothless beak but no shell.
The leg bones of a 7-year old man, recovered from an ancient Roman cemetery, show bends and malformations associated with rickets.
The famous Easter Island statues, called Moai, were originally full-body figures that were partially covered over time. They are important ancestors of Rapa Nui and were carved after 900 years ago a population originated on the island.
Researchers stand at the archaeological site of Aubrey Hole 7, where human remains burned in Stonehenge were retrieved for investigation. New research indicates that 40% of the 25 people buried in Stonehenge did not come from there – but they may have been transporting West Wales stones and building them.
The fossil of the newly discovered armored dinosaur Akainacephalus johnsoni was found in southern Utah.
The foot is part of a partial skeleton of a 3.32-million-year-old skeleton of an Australopithecus afarensis child named Selam.
The asteroid impact that led to the extinction of dinosaurs also destroyed the global forests, according to a new study. This illustration shows one of the few bottom-dwelling birds that survived the toxic environment and mass extinction.
The remains of a slaughtered rhinoceros help researchers to be up-to-date when early humans reached the Philippines. They found a 75% complete skeleton of a rhinoceros clearly slaughtered, and 13 of its bones showed cut marks and areas where bones were struck to release bone marrow at the Kalinga archaeological site on the island of Luzon.
This is just the case of one of 26 people found on the site of a fifth-century massacre on the Swedish island of Öland. This teenager was found lying on his side, suggesting a slower death. Other skeletons found in the houses and streets of the Sandby Borg ring-fortress show signs of sudden death by blows to the head.
The skeleton of a young woman and her fetus were found in a brick coffin from medieval Italy. Her skull shows an example of neurosurgery, and her child was displaced after death on a rare "coffin birth".
This part of a whale skull was found along with at least 19 other people on the construction site of Calaveras Dam in California. Some of the pieces are 3 feet long.
A Stone Age cow skull shows a trepanation, a hole in the skull made by humans as a surgical procedure or as an experiment.
On the left is a fossilized skull of our hominid ancestor Homo heidelbergensis, who lived from 200,000 to 600,000 years ago. Right is a modern human skull. Hominins had pronounced forehead edges, but modern humans developed mobile eyebrows the smaller their face shape became.
On the left is a 13,000-year-old footprint found in sediment on Calvert Island off the Canadian Pacific coast. On the right side is a digitally enhanced image showing details of the footprint.
A central platform at Star Carr in North Yorkshire, England, has been dug up by a research team investigating past events of climate change at the Middle Stone Age site. The Star Carr website houses the oldest evidence of carpentry in Europe and built structures in the UK.
Researchers have studied Archeopteryx fossils for 150 years, but recent X-ray data indicates that the avian dinosaur may have been an "active aviator."
This wall with paintings is located in the cave La Pasiega in Spain. The ladder shape of red horizontal and vertical lines is more than 64,000 years old and was made by Neanderthals.
These perforated shells were found in the Spanish cave Cueva de los Aviones 115,000 to 120,000 years ago. The researchers believe that these elements served as body jewelry for Neanderthals.
The earliest modern human fossil ever found outside of Africa was found in Israel. This suggests that modern humans have left Africa at least 50,000 years earlier than previously thought. The multi-toothed maxillary bone was recovered in a prehistoric cave facility.
This is an excavation on the northern edge of the Grand Plaza of Teposcolula-Yucundaa in Oaxaca, Mexico. The researchers studied a cemetery with "plague", which was associated with a devastating epidemic between 1545 and 1550. New analyzes indicate that Salmonella caused a typhoid epidemic.
Paranthropus boisei, about one meter high, was an early human ancestor with a small brain and a broad, bowl-like face. It is best known for large teeth and strong masticatory muscles.