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Part Of Earth’s Original Crust Discovered In Canada

Part Of Earth’s Original Crust Discovered In Canada

Canada gets all the cool things.
This Week In History, Mar. 12 – 18

This Week In History, Mar. 12 – 18

Candid Hitler photos auctioned, infant remains unearthed in Ireland, exhumed Black Death victims found holding hands, suspected Nazi faces extradition, colonial burial ground discovered.
Construction Workers Find Huge Colonial-Era Burial Ground Underneath Philadelphia Parking Lot

Construction Workers Find Huge Colonial-Era Burial Ground Underneath Philadelphia Parking Lot

Volunteer workers are now racing to examine the dozens of bodies they've found before it's too late.
New Discovery Has Major Implications For The Beginning Of Life On Earth

New Discovery Has Major Implications For The Beginning Of Life On Earth

Researchers have discovered the oldest form of complex, multicellular life.
How Your Grandma’s Experiences Can Leave Their Mark On Your Brain

How Your Grandma’s Experiences Can Leave Their Mark On Your Brain

New research adds another layer of complexity to the "nature versus nurture" debate.
14-Year-Old Boy Discovers German Warplane While Working on WWII Homework Assignment

14-Year-Old Boy Discovers German Warplane While Working on WWII Homework Assignment

Daniel Rom Kristiansen's grandpa had always said a fighter plane had crashed on the family farm. No one believed him until this week.
Archaeologists Find Remains Of America’s First Colonists Underneath Florida Wine Shop

Archaeologists Find Remains Of America’s First Colonists Underneath Florida Wine Shop

These colonists likely died decades before the settlements at Jamestown and Plymouth Rock were even established.
4 Billion-Year-Old Rocks Contain Fossils Of The First Life On Earth

4 Billion-Year-Old Rocks Contain Fossils Of The First Life On Earth

These microfossils are the oldest ever found on this planet.
Earliest Depiction Of Confucius Found In Disgraced Emperor’s Tomb

Earliest Depiction Of Confucius Found In Disgraced Emperor’s Tomb

The find may reveal more about the philosopher's life.
This Week In History, Feb. 26 – Mar. 4

This Week In History, Feb. 26 – Mar. 4

Oldest fossil uncovered, original milk carton kid's killer caught, new ancient Roman McDonald's opens, ancient matrilineal society discovered, archaic delousing combs unearthed.
ISIS Accidentally Uncovers Ancient Assyrian Palace — And Loots It

ISIS Accidentally Uncovers Ancient Assyrian Palace — And Loots It

ISIS goes out of its way to destroy priceless archaeological sites, but this time, they may have discovered one.