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Scientists Discover World's Oldest Hand Stencil

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 10.09.2014 | Science

When scientists discovered beautiful hand stencils painted on the walls of an Indonesian cave back in the 1950s, they thought the artwork was about 10...

LOOK: Animal Trackers Make Rare, Unexpected Discovery

LiveScience | Megan Gannon | Posted 11.10.2013 | Science

White-lipped peccaries may not be glamorous-looking, but like their truffle-sniffing cousins, they sometimes turn up treasure. On the trail of the pi...

Social Snaps Are Not Just About Sexting: It's a Whole New Language

Beverly Macy | Posted 09.01.2013 | Technology
Beverly Macy

You've heard it said that "A picture is worth 1000 words." Wikipedia says that this idea "refers to the notion that a complex idea can be conveyed wi...

Found: The Oldest Art In United Kingdom?

Posted 10.02.2011 | Arts

A 14,000 year old carving found in a cave on the Gower peninsula, a part of South West Wales, may be the oldest example of rock art in Britain. The ca...

Giant Cattle Bred Back From Extinction | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Aurochs were immortalised in prehistoric cave paintings and admired for their brute strength and "elephantine" size by Julius Caesar. But despite the...