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These centuries-old tombs in Sudan are arranged in galaxy-like clusters
Laughter is a key part of play for many animals
What archaeologists got wrong about female statues, goddesses, and fertility
Dire wolves are actually ice age mega-foxes
Sharing doesn’t make you a sucker. This scientist has the numbers to prove it.
Can a hunter outrun an antelope? This ultra-marathoner is finding out.
How scientists keep ancient shipwrecks from crumbling into dust
Has technology made us worse hunters?
Climate change probably contributed to the woolly rhino’s rapid demise
Prehistoric footprints reveal how ancient men and women divided labor