New Species

Archaeologists discovered fossil teeth in Germany that could re-write human history

9 Nov , 2017 Artefacts

On Wednesday, the Museum of Natural History in Mainz announced that a team of German archaeologists discovered a puzzling set of teeth in the former riverbed of the Rhine. The teeth don’ t appear to belong to any species discovered in Europe or Asia. They most closely resemble those belonging to the early hominin skeletons […]

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The Higgs Bison: Mystery species hidden in cave art

24 Oct , 2016 Artefacts,Phenomenons,Uncategorized

UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE—Ancient DNA research has revealed that Ice Age cave artists recorded a previously unknown hybrid species of bison and cattle in great detail on cave walls more than 15,000 years ago. “Finding that a hybridization event led to a completely new species was a real surprise – as this isn’t really meant to […]

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