All posts tagged with Culture & Society
09/08/2017 / By Tracey Watson

With hurricanes Harvey and Irma dominating the headlines one would be forgiven for wondering if these and other natural disasters

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-09-08-discovery-of-massive-ruins-of-ancient-roman-city-hit-by-a-tsunami-proves-climate-change-isnt-responsible-for-natural-disasters.html

08/28/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

It is often said that people of past generations didn’t succumb to many of the illnesses people die of in

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-08-28-human-evolution-reversing-as-dna-tests-show-rise-of-disease-promoting-genes-over-the-last-500-years.html

08/28/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

The 70-year old mystery behind an ancient clay tablet may have finally been solved. Two mathematicians from the University of

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-08-28-ancient-babylonian-clay-tablet-a-trigonometry-reference-sheet-for-building-temples-and-canals.html

08/21/2017 / By Jayson Veley

For several decades now, Americans have been fascinated with the rumors and legends surrounding the late Amelia Earhart, the first

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-08-21-puzzling-was-amelia-earhart-executed-by-the-japanese.html

08/01/2017 / By Russel Davis

Australian researchers have recently discovered five species of giant birds, towering as tall as kangaroos, that once roamed the continent.

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-08-01-australia-used-to-be-home-to-giant-flying-turkeys-the-size-of-kangaroos.html

08/01/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Researchers have discovered the earliest example of the use of potatoes in North America, and it dates back far longer

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-08-01-rewrite-history-scientists-discover-that-potatoes-were-likely-domesticated-in-north-america-almost-11000-years-ago.html

07/26/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Researchers, via the wonders of advanced imaging technology, have recently found the existence of an “invisible” inscription on the back

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-07-26-scientists-uncover-invisible-ancient-hebrew-inscription-that-can-only-be-seen-with-advanced-technology.html

07/15/2017 / By Jayson Veley

For decades, people around the world have reported sightings of strange unidentified flying objects. Some of them allegedly had colorful

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-07-15-eu-government-cover-up-under-way-to-hide-ufo-files.html

07/14/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

A secret tunnel may have been built under the Pyramid of the Moon, which is the second-largest pyramid in San

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-07-14-secret-tunnel-system-discovered-beneath-pyramid-of-the-moon-in-mexico.html

04/25/2017 / By JD Heyes

A pair of Harvard University researchers have confirmed the discovery of only the second-known parchment copy of the American Declaration

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-04-25-researchers-find-only-second-parchment-copy-of-the-u-s-declaration-of-independence-known-to-exist-in-england.html

03/10/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Neanderthals are our closest extinct relatives. They left Africa some 200,000 years ago to venture into Eurasia long before humans

http://www.artifacts.news/2017-03-10-discovery-reveals-plant-based-aspirin-medicine-was-used-50000-years-ago.html

09/14/2016 / By Vicki Batts

North Dakota’s Standing Rock Sioux filed for a temporary restraining order on September 4th to halt construction on the Dakota

http://www.artifacts.news/2016-09-14-ancient-burial-and-prayer-sites-bulldozed-by-pipeline-in-north-dakota.html

11/05/2015 / By Norman Smith

A few years ago, an amateur archaeologist named Dmitriy Dey was searching for pyramids on Google Earth when he discovered

http://www.artifacts.news/2015-11-05-satellite-images-reveal-mysterious-ancient-superstructures-built-in-kazakhstan-thousands-of-years-before-the-egyptian-pyramids.html