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Ancient methods: these 25-ton boulders can be moved by hand

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How to build giant structures like Stonehenge or the head of Moai on Easter Island at a time when cranes and trucks did not exist? Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology firmly believe that the ancient engineers were masters of balance and leverage, so they conducted an experiment in which giant concrete structures weighing […]

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A new species of ancient "cats" that were larger than polar bears has been discovered.

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In 1981, fossils of various animals were found by paleontologists in southwestern Kenya, including apes and a certain predator, whose species has not been determined. At that time, scientists were interested only in the remains of primates, and the bones of an unknown predator were left in the National Museum of Kenya in Nairobi. Recently, […]

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Volcanoes could form on the surface of ancient asteroids.

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The space agency NASA intends to begin studying the metallic asteroid Psyche – the interplanetary station Psyche, which is scheduled to launch in October 2023, will be used for this. In preparation for the mission, planetary scientists from the University of California at Santa Cruz found that ancient metal asteroids could have volcanic properties. The […]

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