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March 28, 2018
An aerial photo of one of the structures uncovered in a recent study of pre-Columbian archaeological sites in the Amazon. Photo courtesy of University of Exeter.
Archaeologists discover 81 ancient settlements in the Amazon
March 28, 2018 - 6:58am
March 15, 2018
Researchers work at the Olorgesaile prehistoric site in Kenya. MUST CREDIT: Smithsonian Human Origins Program.
Scientists find evidence of paint, complex tools and climate chaos at the dawn of humanity
March 15, 2018 - 4:08pm
March 13, 2018
Stock Image / Wikipedia
A fossilized tooth of a giant shark sat undisturbed at a secret location. Then it was stolen
March 13, 2018 - 5:42pm
February 22, 2018
The plutonium at Hierapolis, Turkey / Wikimedia Commons
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
January 25, 2018
A view from below of Misliya Cave, on the western slopes of Mount Carmel in Israel. MUST CREDIT: Handout photo by Mina Weinstein-Evron/Haifa University
Scientists discover the oldest human fossils outside Africa
January 25, 2018 - 4:17pm
December 5, 2017
Burial sites found at Avery's Rest, a 17th-century plantation in Rehoboth, Delaware. MUST CREDIT: Donald E. Hurlbert/Smithsonian Institution.
An archaeological dig unearths one of the earliest slave remains in Delaware
December 5, 2017 - 1:41pm
September 3, 2013
MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Erika Malo and Peer Halvorson sift through dirt along Library Park on Tuesday afternoon as part of a program to ensure   
cultural artifacts and resources are protected in preparation of  next spring's renovation of the Paul Bunyan and Library parks. The archaeologists conduct 16 shovel tests per acre and ask that the public not disturb their work, which should be completed by the end of the week.
Sifting with shovels
September 3, 2013 - 8:29pm
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