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A Missouri cave containing Native American artwork from more than 1,000 years ago was sold at auction Tuesday, disappointing leaders of the Osage Nation who hoped to buy the land to “protect and preserve our most sacred site”.

A bidder agreed to pay US$2.2m to private owners for what’s known as “Picture Cave,” along with the 43 hilly acres that surround it near the town of Warrenton, about 60 miles (97km) west of St Louis.
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Humans living on the Atlantic coast of what's now Morocco were making clothes from animal hides between 120,000 and 90,000 years ago, according to a new study.

Initially, researchers assumed the bones they were collecting were the remnants of an ancient meal. Scientists wanted to analyze the animal bones to better understand what Contrebandiers Cave's early human inhabitants were eating.
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Humans were using tools to make clothes more than 100,000 thousands years ago

A new book revealed President Biden has some slaveholders in his family tree, an embarrassing reality in the age of identity politics.

Joe Biden's ancestors owned multiple slaves, genealogists revealed

Interrogated, examined, blackmailed: how law enforcement treated abortion-seeking women before Roe.

How the events of Sept. 11, 2001, inaugurated an age of militant populism and disruption



50 Historic Photos Showing Life at Alcatraz

The seven pieces of parchment date back some 770 years, and were rediscovered in 2019 among the University of Bristol's Special Collections Library.

King Arthur: Experts decode seven pages of a 700-year-old manuscript telling the story of Camelot

Some historians are teaching that history began some 10,000 years ago. Humans existed as members of small bands of nomadic hunter/gatherers. They lived on deer in the mountains during the winter and would go to the coast to live on fish and lobster in the summer.

The two most important events in all of history were the invention of beer and the invention of the wheel. The wheel was invented to get man to the beer. These were the foundations of modern civilization, and together were the catalyst for the splitting of humanity into two distinct subgroups: Liberals & Conservatives.

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