Article on the use of meteorite fragments in ancient Egyptian jewellery. Meteoric iron beads (center) are pictured between ancient Egyptian necklaces that are strung with tube-shaped lapis lazuli (blue), carnelian (brownish/red), agate, and gold beads.
Drone films 2,500-year-old petroglyphs in the Utah desert
Could Neanderthals hear the same sounds as humans?Neanderthal ear ossicles look remarkably different from those in modern humans, but they function surprisingly similarly, say scientists. What could this say about Neanderthals' capacity for speech?
Finds from early stone age site in north-central Germany from a now-extinct species of humans. Eight extremely well-preserved spears -- an astonishing years old, making them the oldest known weapons anywhere.