Scientists discovered unknown species at Qingjiang fossil site on the Danshui River, near its intersection with the Qingjiang River in Hubei Province, China.
During a study of the ancient Iberian population, a man and a woman buried together at a Spanish Bronze Age, called Castillejo de Bonete, showed that the woman was local and the man's latest ancestors had come from Central Europe.
Durrington Walls is a neolithic hangover in Wiltshire. The pig legs that recovered at the site showed that people and cattle traveled hundreds of miles for celebration and celebration.
An artist's impression of a Galleonosaurus dorisae crew on a river bank in the Australian and Antarctic rift valley during the war 1
The remains of 137 children and 200 lambs were found in Peru in an area that was once part of the Chimú state culture, which was in the peak of power in the 15th century. The children and the lambs may have been sacrificed because of flooding.
The tooth of an extinct giant land that lived in Belize 27,000 years ago showed that the area was dry, rather than the jungle as it is today.
An artist's illustration of what the tyrannosaur Moros intrepidus would have looked like 96 million years ago. These small predators would eventually become Tyrannosaurus rex.
Examples of tools made by monkeys and teeth recovered from the Late Pleistocene layers in Fa-Hien Lena Cave in Sri Lanka show that early humans used sophisticated techniques to hunt monkeys and squirrels. 19659002] Footprints that believed they belong to Neanderthals have been found in Catalan Bay Sanddune.
Two of the fossil samples discovered in Korea had reflective eyes, a feature that still appears under light.
An artist's illustration of Mnyamawamtuka moyowamkia, a long-necked titanosaur from the middle of the Cretaceous period recently found in Tanzania. The heart carrot has a unique heart shape, which contributed to its name. In Swahili, the name is translated into "Mtuka animal with a heart-shaped tail".
The oldest evidence of mobility is 2.1 billion years old and was found in Gabon. The tubes found in black slate are filled with pyrite crystals generated by the transformation of biological tissue through bacteria contained in clay minerals.
Scientists recently studied climate change in Greenland as it happened during the folds. By using sediment cores in the lakes, they discovered that it was actually warmer than previously thought. They studied in several places, including a 21st century reproduction of Thjodhild's church on Erik Röda farm, which is called Brattahlíð, today Qassiarsuk, Greenland.
This is an artist's illustration of Antarctica 250 million years ago. The newly discovered fossil of a dinosaur relative, Antarctanax shackletoni, revealed that reptiles lived among the various wild animals in the Antarctic after mass extinction.
Lace tips and pierced teeth found in the Denisovas were dated to the early Upper Paleolithic. A new study establishes the cave's timeline and protected the first known people 300,000 years ago.
This artist's illustration shows a marine reptile that resembles a platypus chasing at dusk. This accused animal was the first reptile that had unusually small eyes that probably required it to use the other senses, such as the tactile feel of its anchor, to hunt for prey.
Although it is difficult to detect, researchers found patches of lapis lazuli pigment, called ultramarine, in the plaque on the lower jaw of a medieval woman.
A Neanderthal fossil, left and a modern human skeleton. Neanderthals have generally been considered to show high incidents of trauma compared to modern humans, but a new study shows that head trauma was consistent for both.
The world's oldest figurative artwork from Borneo has been dated 40,000 years ago, when people were living on what is now called the third-largest island of the earth. , disease and lead exposures during the first three years of his life.
An artist's illustration shows giant nocturnal elephant birds that breed the ancient forests of Madagascar at night. A new study suggests that the now extinct birds were nocturnal and blind.
Kebara 2 is the most complete Neanderthal fossil recovered so far. It was discovered in Israel's Kebara Cave, where other Neanderthal remains have been found.
The world's oldest intact shipwreck was found by a research group in the Black Sea. It is a Greek merchant ship dated to 400 BC The vessel was examined and digitally mapped by two remote underwater vehicles.
This fossil represents a new piranha-like fish from the Jurassic period with sharp, pointed teeth. It is probably fed on the flange of other fish.
The fossil skull of the young Diplodocus known as Andrew, owned by Cary Woodruff, director of paleontology at the Great Plains Dinosaur Museum.
Two small bones from the Ciemna Cave in Poland are the oldest human remains in the country. The condition of the legs also suggests that the baby was eaten by a large bird.
This artist's illustration shows the newly discovered dinosaur species Ledumahadi mafube birth in the early law of South Africa. Heterodontosaurus, another South African dinosaur, can also be seen in the foreground.
A 73,000-year-old red cross-hatch pattern was drawn on a flake of silicone concrete, which is formed when sand and gravel cement are joined and found in a cave in South Africa.
A suite with middle-oil ceramics including typical Danilo goods, figulina and rite used to keep meat, milk, cheese and yogurt.
These four dinosaurs exhibit the development of the alvarezasuras. From the left, Haplocheirus, Xiyunykus, Bannykus and Shuvuuia reveal the jaw extension, teeth reduction and hand and arm changes.
Eorhynchochelys sinensis is an early turtle that lived 228 million years ago. It was a toothless beak, but no shell.
A 7-year-old bone-bone, restored from an ancient Roman cemetery, shows bending and deformities associated with rickets.
The famous Easter Island styles are called moai, were originally whole body figures that have been partially covered over time. They represent important Rapa Nui ancestors and are cut after a population was established on the island 900 years ago.
Scientists are standing at the excavation site Aubrey Hole 7, where cremated human remains were recovered at Stonehenge to be studied. New research suggests that 40% of 25 people buried at Stonehenge were not from there – but they possibly transported rocks from West Wales and helped build it.
The fossil of the newly discovered armor dinosaur Akainacephalus johnsoni was found in southern Utah.
The foot is part of a partial skeleton of a 3.32 million year old skeleton of an Australopithecus afarensis child called Selam.
The asteroid impact that caused the dinosaurs to eradicate also destroyed global forests, according to a new study. This illustration shows one of the few land-dwelling birds that survived the toxic environment and mass extinction.
The remains of slaughtered rhinos help scientists judge when early humans reached the Philippines. They found a 75% complete skeleton of a rhinoceros that was clearly slaughtered, with 13 of its bones showing wound marks and areas where the bone was struck to release the margin, at Kalinga archaeological site on the island of Luzon.
This is just one of 26 individuals found on the site of a fifty hundred massacre on the Swedish island of Öland. This youth found himself lying on his side, suggesting a slower death. Other skeletons that are in the home and the streets in the ring fort in Sandby Castle show signs of sudden death of blows to the head.
Skeletons of a young woman and her fetus were found in a brick box dated to medieval Italy. Her skull shows an example of neurosurgery, and her children were extruded after death in a rare "coffin birth".
This part of a skull was found at the Calaveras Dam construction site in California, along with at least 19 others. Some of the pieces measure 3 feet long.
A stone-bowl skull shows trepanation, a hole in the skull that was created by humans as a surgical procedure or experiment.
To the left is a fossilized skull of our hominine ancestor Homo Heidelbergensis, who lived 200,000 to 600,000 years ago. To the right is a modern human skull. Hominins had pronounced headlamps, but modern people developed mobile eyebrows because their face shape became smaller.
To the left is a 13,000-year footprint found in the sediment on Calvert Island, off the Canadian Pacific coast. To the right is a digitally enhanced image showing details of the footprint.
A central platform at Star Carr in North Yorkshire, England, was excavated by a research group studying past climate change events at the Middle Stone Age. The Star Carr site is home to the oldest evidence of carpentry in Europe and of built structures in the UK.
Researchers have studied Archeopteryx fossils for 150 years, but new X-ray data reveal that the bird-like dinosaur may have been an "active flyer".
This wall with paintings is located in the La Pasiega cave in Spain. The ladder form of red horizontal and vertical lines is more than 64,000 years old and made by Neanderthals.
These perforated shells are found in Spain's Cueva de los Aviones Cave and dated to between 115,000 and 120,000 years ago. Scientists believe that they served as ornaments for Neanderthals.
The earliest modern human fossils ever found outside Africa have been recovered in Israel. This suggests that modern people left Africa at least 50,000 years earlier than previously thought. The upper jaw bone, including several teeth, was restored to a prehistoric cave site.
This is an excavated structure at the northern edge of the Grand Plaza at Teposcolula-Yucundaa in Oaxaca, Mexico. Researchers examined a "pestilence" cemetery in connection with a devastating 1545-1550 epidemic. New analysis suggests that salmonella caused a typhoid epidemic.
Was about 4 feet tall, early human ancestor Paranthropus boisei had a small brain and a wide, scary face. It is best known for having large teeth and heavy chewing muscles.