The composition timeline of key biblical texts may be pushed back with the discovery of new inscriptions in Arad .
Homo sapiens passed on tropical diseases to Neanderthals that may have contributed to the latter's extinction.
The advent of agricultural societies shifted the focus from polygamy to monogamy due to the consequent spread of STIs, according to a new study.
The Boko Haram violence between militants and Cameroon's armed forces in the region had made it difficult for some farmers to access their fields in Cameroon's Far North Region. The region had been hosting 82,000 internally displaced individuals affected by the spillover of the insurgency in Cameroo...
A new research gives nod to the proverb “curiosity killed the cat”. The recently conducted study has found that powerful curiosity can sometime leads humans to choose unpleasant and painful outcomes despite them not having any benefit, especially when these outcomes can be avoided altogether.
The discovery of an unknown human species from South Africa last year created a sensation that jolted the paleoanthropology community and captured public imagination. Furthermore, the core team who spearheaded the discovery claimed that the species followed a deliberate disposal system of its dead, ...
Human remains have been discoovered by scientists in an ancient burial ground in the Plain of Jars, one of Asia's mysterious archaeological locations found in Laos.
Everybody has thought about how death feels like at some point. And at this time and age, more and more people choose to be cremated rather than be placed inside a coffin and be left to rot underground. And now, people around the world can satisfy their curiosity on how it actually feels like to be ...
Recent satellite images sent from space may hold new clues to the presence of another Viking site in the Western Hemisphere, apart from L'Anse aux Meadows, the only known such site to date. The findings could very well change or even rewrite the history of the Vikings.
A recent study revealed that religious people - and those who believe in god and the supernatural - are less critical and more in tune with empathy than their non-religious counterparts.
A Swedish population study looked at 1,300 children from 0-11, showing that about 5 percent snored several times every week. However, despite distinct signs of this issue, only about one third of the children who snored sought medical attention for the problem.