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Ancient human remains tested in the study from the collections of the Dorset County Museum.

Scientists just found the earliest evidence of milk consumption

Researchers have found the earliest direct evidence of milk consumption anywhere in the world in the teeth of prehistoric British farmers.
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Scientists have made a precise measurement of the size of the proton

A new electron-based measurement of how far the proton's positive charge extends.
The fragment above an artist’s impression of how the fish bottle would have looked. Photograph: National Trust/Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press

Exceptionally rare fragment of roman bottle discovered by Archaeology student

Peter Moore, a master’s student of University of York discovered an extraordinary fragment from 1800 year old glass fish at the National Trust’s Chedworth Roman Villa in Gloucestershire.
Study reveals the amazing evolution of the human face

Study reveals the amazing evolution of the human face

The face: it’s personal, yet universal. It’s how we recognize each other and communicate our emotions—and yet there’s more to it than immediately meets...
Gribble on a piece of wood. Credit: Claire Steele-King and Katrin Besser, University of York

A curious crustacean could hold secret to making renewable energy from wood

Studying the gribble, a tiny marine organism that eats wood has revealed a surprising discovery that may be an important step in the quest...
Does loneliness increase your risk of heart attack or stroke?

Does loneliness increase your risk of heart attack or stroke?

According to a new stroke. The study was conducted on 181,000 people for between three and 21 years. Longitudinal studies can be good at establishing...

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