Did a New Human Species Thrive in Stone Age China?
The scientists describe the population—dubbed the Red Deer Cave people after the Madulong cave, which contains the remains of a giant deer that is now extinct—in a paper published today in the journal PLoS One. “The main ways they differ from modern ...
Neolithic discovery: why Orkney is the centre of ancient Britain
None came from the Bronze Age, however, nor from the Viking era or medieval times. Dozens of pits were dug over the ridge, an area the size of five football pitches ... archeologists have found that many of the stone mace heads (hard, polished, holed ...
Jaheim’s ‘Age Ain’t a Factor’ is the rare R&B song that speaks directly to grown-ups
Ukraine EU rally, Black Friday shoppers, Thanksgiving, Bangladesh garment factory burned and more. The first time I heard the single, from Jaheim’s 2013 album “Appreciation Day,” I was driving through Prince George’s County and an older gentleman ...
“Paleofantasy”: Stone Age delusions
author of “The Paleo Diet” and a leading guru of the current craze for emulating the lifestyles of our Stone-Age ancestors. Cordain pronounced several foods (bread, rice, potatoes) to be the cause of a fatal condition in people carrying ...
THE SPIN INTERVIEW: Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme
I take the music seriously, but I know I'm not God's gift to anyone except my mom ... which is trying to sing about life. I used to consider Queens of the Stone Age in an unrealistic way, purely as an escape. I don't think that anymore.