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    Previously, an iPhone X with USB-C was auctioned for a staggering $86,001.The Northwestern University engineers are making the project open …

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Medieval Warhorses Were Actually Quite Small, Study Finds

    The mandible of a horse.A team of zooarchaeologists in the United Kingdom recently analyzed the bones of centuries-old warhorses to determin…

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How Beer and Drugs Empowered an Ancient Andean Empire

    A depiction of the Wari Staff God, with tree branches and seed pods sprouting from the head, as depicted in a Wari vessel.Archaeological evi…

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Gadgets

    Previously, an iPhone X with USB-C was auctioned for a staggering $86,001.The Northwestern University engineers are making the project open …

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CES 2022

    From color-changing cars to extremely weird laptops to wild new TVs, these are the products we're most excited to…You'll be able …

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CES 2022

    From color-changing cars to extremely weird laptops to wild new TVs, these are the products we're most excited to…You'll be able …

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Archaeologists Find Ancient Tsunami Victim on the Turkish Coast

    The 3,600-year-old remains of a tsunami victim.A team of archaeologists and geoscientists just found victims of an ancient tsunami on the Tu…

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Parasitic Worms Found in Toilet of 2,700-Year-Old Mansion

    A stone toilet seat from the 7th century BCE.A team of researchers found 2,700-year-old eggs of parasitic intestinal worms under a stone toi…

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Digital Unwrapping of Pharaoh's Mummy Reveals Curly Hair, Amulets, and Jewelry

    The face mask of Amenhotep I.The mummy of pharaoh Amenhotep I has been undisturbed for thousands of years, but now scientists have used non-…

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135-Year-Old Robert E. Lee Time Capsule a Huge, Soggy Let-Down

    Screenshot: ABC 8 NewsVirginia conservators spent hours meticulously chipping away at a time capsule that had laid buried beneath a towering…

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The 11 Coolest Archaeological Finds of 2021

    Photo: Luigi Spina / Parco Archeologico di Pompei (AP)In 2021, archaeologists learned more about a famous bog body known as the Tollund Man,…

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Mystery Group of Humans May Have Populated the Faroe Islands Before the Vikings

    The lake on Eysturoy in which centuries-old sheep DNA was found.Centuries-old DNA collected from the bottom of a lake on the Faroe Islands i…

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Discovery of Ornate, 10,000-Year-Old Infant Grave Surprises Archaeologists

    Some of the research team at the grave site.An elaborate burial from the Mesolithic Period is intriguing archaeologists, not because of deco…

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Neanderthals Were Altering the Landscape at Least 125,000 Years Ago, New Evidence Suggests

    The dig at at Neumark-Nord near Halle, Germany.An excavation in Germany appears to have uncovered the oldest evidence of Pleistocene hunter-…

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Nail Lodged in Skeleton’s Foot Is First Evidence of Crucifixion in England

    A large iron nail still lodged in a calf bone.Archaeologists in the United Kingdom have unearthed a skeleton with a nail protruding from its…

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Clothes From 8,000 Years Ago Were Made From Trees, New Research Suggests

    Restoration of a typical interior at ÇatalhöyükNew research suggests Neolithic people at the ancient city of Çatalhöyük used a surpris…

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After Dune, You’ll Never Think About Water the Same Way Again

    Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides and Rebecca Ferguson as Lady Jessica.The latest iteration of Dune, set to hit theaters October 22, will …

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About Gizmodo

    Gizmodo is a news and opinion website about gadgets, technology, science, environmental news, entertainment, and culture. From reviews of th…

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Humanity's Ancestor Could Get a New Name: 'Homo Bodoensis'

    Artistic interpretation of Homo bodoensis.The chronicling of human evolution has proven to be an onerous and complicated task, resulting in …

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Child Skull of Enigmatic Ancient Human Found in South African Cave

    Reconstructed child skull of H. naledi. Dark portions are inferred portions of the skull.It’s tiny, incomplete, and undeniably awesome. Nam…

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