The bones and pierced teeth found in the Denisova cave were dated at the beginning of the Upper Paleolithic. The new study determines the cave timeline and protects the first known people 300,000 years ago.
The illustration of this artist shows marine reptiles similar to bird hunting in the twilight. This handmade animal was the first reptile that had unusually small eyes that probably required him to use other senses, such as the tactile feeling of her dad, to hunt for prey.
Although it is hard to notice, the researchers found false lazuli puzzles, called ultramarine, in the tooth plate of the lower jaw of a medieval woman.
Neanderthal fossils, left, and a modern human skeleton. It is commonly thought that Neanderthals show high incidents of trauma compared to modern humans, but a new study reveals that the trauma of the head was consistent for both.
The oldest figurative works of the world from Borneo date back 40,000 years ago when people lived on what is now known as the world's third largest island.
The 250,000-year-old dental Neanderthal tooth contains an unprecedented record of seasons of exposure to birth, nourishment, disease and lead during the first three years of life.
The illustration of the artist shows a giant nightly elephant bird eating in the ancient forests of Madagascar at night. A new study suggests that now the emaciated birds were nocturnal and blind.
Kebra 2 is the most complete neanderthal fossil rebuilt to date. It was discovered in the Israeli cave Kebra, where other Neanderthal remains were found.
The oldest unchanged shipwreck in the world was found by a research team in the Black Sea. It is a Greek merchant ship that was dated at 400 BC. The ship was surveyed and digitally mapped from two remote underwater vehicles.
This fossil represents a new piran fish like a jura with sharp, stunted teeth. Probably feed on the fins of other fish.
The fossil skull of the young diplocus known as Andrew Kerry Woodruff, director of paleontology at the Museum of Dinosaurs of the Great Plains.
Two small bones from the Ciemna cave in Poland are the oldest human remains found in the country. The bone condition also suggests that the child was eaten by a large bird.
The illustration of this artist shows the newly discovered species of Ledumahadi mafube foraging dinosaurs in the early Jurassic of South Africa. Heterodontosaurus, another South African dinosaur, can also be seen in the foreground.
A 73,000-year-old red cross-charm pattern was drawn on a silicarein flake that formed when sand and gravel cemented together, and found in a cave in South Africa.
A package of medium-sized Neolithic ceramics, including typical products from Danilo, figurine and rita, which were used to store meat, milk, cheese and yogurt.
These four dinosaurs demonstrate the evolution of alvaresaurs. To the left, Haplocheirus, Xiyunykus, Bannykus and Shuvuuia reveal the extension of the jaws, the reduction of teeth and changes in the arm and arm.
Eorhynchochelys sinensis is an early tortoise that lived 228 million years ago. He had a beastless beak, but without a shell.
The bones of the legs at the age of 7, restored from the ancient Roman cemetery, show bending and deformities associated with rickets.
The famous statues of the Easter Island, called Moai, were originally full-body figures, which were partly covered over time. They are important ancestors of Rapa Nui and were engraved after the population was formed on the island 900 years ago.
The researchers stand on the excavation of Aubrey Hall 7, where cremated human remains were found in Stonehenge to be taught. New research suggests that 40 percent of the 25 people buried at Stonehenge were not from there – but they were probably carrying rocks from West Wales and helped build it.
The fossil of the newly discovered armored dinosaur Akainacephalus johnsoni was found in southern Utah.
The leg is part of the partial skeleton of the 3.32 million years old Skeleton of the Child Australothecus Apharensis, called Selam.
The impact of the asteroid, which caused the disappearance of the dinosaurs, also destroyed global forests, according to a new study. This illustration shows one of the few birds that lived in the country who survived the toxic environment and mass extermination.
Remnants of rhinocerosal rhinos help researchers when the early humans reached the Philippines. They found a 75% complete rhinoceros skeleton, which was clearly slaughtered, with 13 bones showing cuts and areas where the bones were affected by bone marrow releases, at the archaeological site of Kalinga on the island of Luzon.
This is just one of the 26 individuals found at the scene of the fifth-century massacre on the Öland island of Sweden. This adolescent was found lying on his side, suggesting a slower death. The other skeletons found in the houses and streets of the ring at the Senbie Borg show signs of sudden death with strokes in the head.
The skeleton of a young woman and her fetus were found in a trunk of a brick from medieval Italy. Her skull shows an example of neurosurgery, and her child is extruded after death in a rare "birth coffin".
This part of the whale's skull was found at the Kalaveras Barracks site in California along with at least 19 other people. Part of the pieces are 3 meters long.
Stone stone skull shows trepanation, a skull hole that was created by humans as a surgical intervention or experiment.
To the left is the fossilized skull of Homo heidelbergensis, Homo heidelbergensis, who lived 200,000 to 600,000 years ago. On the right side is a modern human skull. Hominals pronounced reefs at the forefront, but modern humans developed mobile brows as their face shrunk.
On the left side is the 13,000-year-old statue on Calvert Island, off the Canadian coast of the Pacific. On the right side is digitally enhanced image, which shows details of the foot.
A central platform in Star Carr in North Yorkshire, England, was excavated by a research team that studied past Climate Change events at the site of the Middle Stone Age. The Star Star is home to the oldest proof of carpentry in Europe and built buildings in Britain.
Researchers study Archeopterix fossils for 150 years, but new X-ray data reveal that the bird's dinosaur may have been an "active flyer".
This wall of paintings is in the La Pasiega Cave in Spain. The shape of the staircase of red horizontal and vertical lines is older than 64,000 years old and is made by the Neanderthals.
These perforated grenades were found in Spanish cuisine "Koueva de los avionis" and range from 115,000 to 120,000 years. The researchers believe that they served as ornaments for Neanderthals.
The earliest modern human fossils ever found outside Africa were restored to Israel. This suggests that modern humans have left Africa at least 50,000 years earlier than previously believed. The upper jaw, including several teeth, was found in a prehistoric cave.
This is an excavated building on the northern edge of the Grand Plaza in Teposkolola-Yukonda in Oaxaca, Mexico. The researchers investigated the cemetery "Pestilence" associated with the catastrophic epidemic of 1545-1550. New analyzes suggest that salmonella caused an epidemic of typhoid fever.
Becoming high about 4 feet, the early human ancestor Paranthropus boisei had a small brain and wide, like a bowl like a face. It is most commonly known to have large teeth and large muscles of gum.