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Researchers say the markings made by Europeans in the caves found on Isla Mona were inscribed as early as the 16th century.
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The fact that the murals in these once-abandoned caves have survived at all is somewhat of a miracle ― they have weathered
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The guide says the pictograph is one thousand years old, give or take one hundred. "You can't use carbon dating, because the paints are mineral based and not vegetable."
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Your quick guide to feminist archaeology.
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Bjarne Melgaard The contemporary fascination with Stone Age artists is at the root of "Early Man," an unruly new show at
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But a new analysis shows that the artwork from the Sulawesi cave is about four times older, dating all the way back to 40,000
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Age-old question But in July 2012, Finlayson's colleague Francisco Pacheco crawled on the cave floor through a narrow passage
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"The big advantage is that the new layer ends up bonded, rather than only painted or stuck on," John O'Donoghue, Managing
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After some research, Krupp found that the lines on the wall could just as easily represent a round head (the star) with a
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A wide array of animals were depicted in the cave drawings found in Brazil's Cerrado plateau. White-lipped peccaries may
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You go, girls. New research suggests that many of the first artistic masters were women, not men.
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"That's what I'm hoping, that other people will take this up and apply it around the world," Snow told HuffPost. He told
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"This layered universe was a stage for a variety of actors that included heroes, monsters and creatures that could cross
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Archaeologists recently discovered hidden cave drawings which may be the oldest works of rock art in America, according to a new paper in Antiquity.
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Herrmann then commented on the mythical roles humans take in the drawings. "Human images are often shown in activities suggesting
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By Tim Appenzeller This story was originally published on Nature News. Read the rest of the story here. An early date for
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Shouldn't the most authoritative of our cultural institutions, certainly those renown globally, be so sensitive as to represent the history of international art with the like mindedness of diplomats to mitigating the injuries historically wrought by political and cultural colonizations?
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"It shows that about 11,000 years ago, there was already a very diverse manifestation of rock art in South America, so probably