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Ancient DNA gives new insights into a Norman Neolithic monumental cemetery dedicated to male elites.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 May 03; Vol. 119 (18), pp. e2120786119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 21.

Abstract:The Middle Neolithic in western Europe is characterized by monumental funerary structures, known as megaliths, along the Atlantic façade. The first manifestations of this phenomenon occurred in modern-day France with the long mounds of the Cerny cultur...

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Metastatic cancer along ancient Silk Road: A possible case from Xinjiang (China).

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of paleopathology [Int J Paleopathol] 2022 Jun; Vol. 37, pp. 23-29. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 30.

Abstract:Objective: Palaeopathological evidence of cancer, especially metastatic cancer, is rare in China. This paper describes and diagnoses a cranium with multiple lytic lesions recovered from the Sampula cemetery in Xinjiang, attempting to diagnose the type ...

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The source of the Black Death in fourteenth-century central Eurasia.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Nature [Nature] 2022 Jun; Vol. 606 (7915), pp. 718-724. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 15.

Abstract:The origin of the medieval Black Death pandemic (AD 1346-1353) has been a topic of continuous investigation because of the pandemic's extensive demographic impact and long-lasting consequences 1,2 . Until now, the most debated archaeological evidence p...

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Mitochondrial genomes from Bronze Age Poland reveal genetic continuity from the Late Neolithic and additional genetic affinities with the steppe populations.

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Source(s):American journal of physical anthropology [Am J Phys Anthropol] 2020 Jun; Vol. 172 (2), pp. 176-188. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Apr 15.

Abstract:Objective: In this work we aim to investigate the origins and genetic affinities of Bronze Age populations (2,400-1,100 BC) from the region of southern Poland and to trace maternal kinship patterns present in the burials of those populations by the use...

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Kinship and social organization in Copper Age Europe. A cross-disciplinary analysis of archaeology, DNA, isotopes, and anthropology from two Bell Beaker cemeteries.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):PloS one [PLoS One] 2020 Nov 16; Vol. 15 (11), pp. e0241278. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Nov 16 (Print Publication: 2020).

Abstract:We present a high-resolution cross-disciplinary analysis of kinship structure and social institutions in two Late Copper Age Bell Beaker culture cemeteries of South Germany containing 24 and 18 burials, of which 34 provided genetic information. By comb...

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LA DEMARCACIÓN DE LOS ESPACIOS DE TRÁNSITO EN LOS MILLARES (SANTA FE DE MONDÚJAR, ALMERÍA) Y SU RELACIÓN CON EL SIMBOLISMO MEGALÍTICO.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Zephyrus. jul-dic2021, Vol. 88, p65-86. 22p.

Abstract:Recientes investigaciones en el yacimiento calcolítico de Los Millares, Santa Fe de Mondújar, Almería, han permitido reconocer diferentes representaciones figurativas asociadas a la muralla más exterior o Muralla i, construida en torno a 2900 cal AC. L...

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Explanation and Chronology of Megalithic Tombs in North-Western Iran (Based on the Excavations of the Scythian Cemetery in Khorram Abad), Meshgin Shahr.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Anastasis: Research in Medieval Culture & Art. May2021, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p143-162. 20p.

Abstract:The ancient cemetery of Khorram Abad is located 7 km away from Meshgin Shahr in Ardabil province. During the excavations, relics of Iron Age I, II and III and also tombs (1500 to 550 BC) have been found. Iron Age I and II tombs are of the type of Megal...

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Archaeobotanical evidence of the use of medicinal cannabis in a secular context unearthed from south China.

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Source(s):Journal of ethnopharmacology [J Ethnopharmacol] 2021 Jul 15; Vol. 275, pp. 114114. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 20.

Abstract:Ethnopharmacological Relevance: As one of the first plants used by ancient people, cannabis has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years. The long history of medicinal cannabis use contrasts with the paucity of archaeobotanical records. ...

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КЪМ ВЪПРОСА ЗА НЕКРОПОЛИТЕ ВЪВ ВИЗАНТИОН И КОНСТАНТИНОПОЛ.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Management & Education / Upravlenie i Obrazovanie. 2022, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p39-43. 5p.

Abstract:An Important part of the planning of both ancient and modern cities is the creation and formation of spaces in which the dead would be buried. In different historical periods, these necropoles were situated differently regarding the position of the cit...

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Sacred Animals at Saqqara.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Heritage (2571-9408). Jun2022, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p1240-1252. 13p.

Abstract:Saqqara, the necropolis of the first capital city of a unified Egypt, is best known today for the Step Pyramid of Pharaoh Djoser (2667–2648 B.C.). However, the Step Pyramid is only the most visible feature of this great burial site, and the tombs of ma...

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