Ancient Cave Women 'left Home'

Analysis of teeth belonging to two early human-like populations suggest females left their childhood homes, while males stayed at home.

Sections:  living   
Topics:  anthropology   caveman   early humans   humans   women   
  • CSI Jamestown: Anthropologists lay out evidence of colonial cannibalism
    Experts have provided the grisly goods to back up 17th-century accounts of cannibalism during the Jamestown colony's "starving time" — including a skull that shows signs of being chopped at and pried apart. "Our team has discovered partial human remains before, but the location of the discovery, visible damage to the skull and marks on the bones immediately made us realize this finding was unusual," Bill Kelso, chief archaeologist of the Jamestown Rediscovery Project in Virginia, said in a news release issued Wednesday. More
  • Video: She found success as a male model
    Hear Olympian Casey Legler explain how she became the first woman to be signed exclusively as a male model. More
  • Scientists gain insight into long-extinct South African creature that had mix of human, apelike traits
    A series of studies released today show that a long-extinct South African creature had an intriguing mix of human and apelike traits. But scientists say they still haven’t figured out where it fits on our evolutionary family tree. The human branch of the evolutionary tree, called Homo, is thought to have arisen from a group of ancient species called australopithecines. More
  • Nobel prizewinner, IVF pioneer Robert Edwards dead
    Robert Edwards, a Nobel prizewinner from Britain whose pioneering in vitro fertilization research led to the first test tube baby and has since brought millions of people into the world, died Wednesday at age 87.... More
  • 'Breastaurant' Trademarked
    A breast-themed restaurant by any other name may not be as sweet. While scantily-clad women and burgers are a classic American combination, chains like Hooters, Twin Peaks and Canz have lost the rights to use the terminology “breastaurant" for the iconic combo. More
  • Sharur, Kangarli, Shahbuz: Azerbaijan’s Ancient Regions – OpEd
    It is believed that this place, identified in the Epos, is near the cave of Salakhan Valley (Salakhan ... pointing out important advancements during the 2nd millennium BC. On the left banks of Kuluschay in Kulus Village (Shahbuz Region), is located ...
    03/26/2018 - 2:14 pm | View Link
  • A Twist in Our Sexual Encounters With Other Ancient Humans
    We know that when our ancestors left Africa and spread ... from genetic material from one cave, any additional insights are exciting.” Legislators should void any nondisclosure agreements that may be restraining other women from speaking about their ...
    03/15/2018 - 5:07 am | View Link
  • Ancient cave paintings were made by islanders ‘tripping on drugs’
    Humans were creating astonishing cave paintings in the Caribbean thousands of years before the arrival of Christopher Columbus, new research reveals. And they were apparently high on hallucinogenic drugs while doing them. Man live streams video of himself ...
    10/29/2017 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Actun Tunichil Muknal: the Belize cave of ancient human sacrifices
    The items have been cemented to the cave floor by calcite and have been preserved as they were left. Ancient bowls feature “kill ... Young children and women were considered to be pure and most desirable to the gods and are thought to have been brought ...
    08/18/2014 - 1:47 am | View Link
  • Majority of Handprints Found in Ancient Cave Paintings from Women [VIDEO]
    The majority of ancient handprints found on rocks and cave walls belong to women, research shows ... The second step revealed that 15 percent were left by adolescent males. Together this left 75 percent of handprints as belonging to females.
    10/16/2013 - 11:20 am | View Link
  • More
  • Ancient Aliens | Ancient Ufo Drawings and alien artwork
    This page contains ancient drawings of both aliens and ufos. These drawings of ancient aliens are famous, and many of them are featured in museums and are also available to the general public through cave viewings.
    04/12/2018 - 9:51 pm | View Website
  • Cave painting
    Cave paintings are also known as "parietal art". They are painted drawings on cave walls or ceilings, mainly of prehistoric origin, dated to some 40,000 years ago (around 38,000 BCE) in Eurasia.
    04/12/2018 - 2:20 pm | View Website
  • Clothing in the ancient world
    The preservation of fabric fibers and leathers allows for insights into the attire of ancient societies. The clothing used in the ancient world reflects the technologies that these peoples mastered.
    04/9/2018 - 8:29 pm | View Website
  • Ancient Military History, warriors, warfare and weapons
    Ancient Military History: wars, weapons, warfare and wariors. Roman Empire, Egyptians, Spartans, Germans, Mongols, Slavs, aztecs, Saxons, Hittites, Persians, Celts, Japanese, Chinese and their government
    04/9/2018 - 3:43 pm | View Website
  • The Everlasting Shoe: What Does This ...
    The Everlasting Shoe: What Does This 5,500-Year-old Shoe Found in a Cave Tell Us About Ancient Armenians?
    04/9/2018 - 4:44 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Living News