Archaeology

5th Century: Ancient Mözs-Icsei Dülő Cemetery Remains Show It Was Multicultural

The 5th century Mözs-Icsei dülő cemetery near Szekszárd in the area known as Pannonia dates back to the late Roman period.  Remains reveal the demographic makeup during the beginnings of Europe's Migration Period, when the Huns invaded Central Europe ...

Article - News Staff - Apr 29 2020 - 3:49pm

The Story Of African Slaves Brought To Mexico During Spanish Colonialism, As Told By Their Bones

Though slavery is still invoked in the United States of America, it is ironically because it was relatively rare compared to the rest of the continent. Only 4 percent of African slaves brought by Europeans and other Africans were brought to what is now the ...

Article - News Staff - Apr 30 2020 - 2:57pm

At 13,500 Years Old, This Songbird Is The Oldest Known Figurine

(Inside Science)- An ancient bird statuette recovered from a refuse heap is the oldest known figurine discovered yet in China, shedding new light on how our ancestors created 3D art, a new study finds. ...

Article - Inside Science - Jun 14 2020 - 6:01am