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Trump, John Dewey And Other Noteworthy Fripperies

Tom Alderman | Posted 06.29.2016 | Media
Tom Alderman

Memo to Donald Trump: To talk without thinking is to shoot without aiming. 18th Century proverb ...

Early Chinese Jade: Art & Artifact

Kim Dramer | Posted 12.23.2015 | Arts
Kim Dramer

View image | gettyimages.com A passion for jade has been an enduring hallmark of Chinese civilization for millennia. A rare, semi-precious hardston...

'Very Special' Stone Age Axe Discovered

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 11.29.2014 | Science

Archaeologists have unearthed an incredibly rare flint axe from the Stone Age that just may have been used in an ancient ritual. The 5,500-year-old...

New Discovery 'Blows Lid Off' Old Stonehenge Theories

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 05.22.2014 | Science

From who built it to what it was used for, Stonehenge is surrounded by many enduring mysteries -- and researchers from the University of Buckingham in...

Orkney's Surprising Neolithic Wonders

Historvius | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Historvius

When we think of historical places which date back thousands of years it's natural to think of the Pyramids, Stonehenge or the ruins of ancient Mesopo...

6 of U.K.'s Most Remote Tourist Destinations

Holiday Lettings | Posted 04.08.2014 | Travel
Holiday Lettings

Rugged and windswept, the Outer Hebrides off the west coast of Scotland are among the most isolated and mysterious places in the U.K.

Ancient 'Halls Of The Dead' Unearthed In Open Field

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 07.31.2013 | Science

Archaeologists have unearthed two nearly 6,000-year-old burial mounds and the remains of two massive buildings in England. The two wooden long-buildi...

WATCH: Murder Mystery Unearthed At Bottom Of Ancient Well

Posted 11.09.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 11/08/2012 02:44 PM EST on LiveScience More than 8,000 years ago, a 19-year-old woman a...

Ancient Well Discovered In Israel

Agence France Presse | | Posted 01.08.2013 | World

Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a well dating back to the Neolithic period some 8,500 years ago, Israel's Antiquities Authority said on Thursday...

Evidence Suggests Humans Ate Dog 9,000 Years Ago

The Washington Post | Hide This | Posted 07.21.2011 | Home

In a paper published online in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology, a team headed by geneticist Raul Tito of the University of Oklahoma repo...