In Turkey, carved skulls provide the first evidence of a neolithic ‘skull cult’: Modified human crania from Göbekli Tepe provide evidence for a new form of Neolithic skull cult — ScienceDaily

In Turkey, carved skulls provide the first evidence of a neolithic ‘skull cult’: Modified human crania from Göbekli Tepe provide evidence for a new form of Neolithic skull cult — ScienceDaily

Three carved skull fragments uncovered at a Neolithic dig site in Turkey feature modifications not seen before among human remains of the time, researchers say. Thus, these modified skull fragments could point to a new 'skull cult' -- or ritual group -- from the Neolithic period. Throughout history, people have…

Andrew Jackson Was a Populist Even on His Deathbed

Andrew Jackson Was a Populist Even on His Deathbed

Andrew Jackson lay gasping in his bed at home in Tennessee, the lead slugs in his body at long last having their intended effect. It was the spring of 1845 and “Old Hickory”—hero of the War of 1812 and the nation’s seventh president, born 250 years ago, on March 15,…

ArcGIS Pro Course applied to Geology and Mining

ArcGIS Pro Course applied to Geology and Mining

Demonstrate the importance and practicality of GIS in engineering, geology, mining activities and environmental management studies.Understand all the essential concepts, needed for an advanced manipulation of ArcGIS PRO and GIS in general, along with practical application in environmental and mining activities management.Learn about GIS key tools used in the management of raster and vector data models, the creation of high quality cartography…

3 Books Every Geology Graduate Should Read – The Visual Communication Guy: Designing, Writing, and Communication Tips for the Soul

3 Books Every Geology Graduate Should Read – The Visual Communication Guy: Designing, Writing, and Communication Tips for the Soul

This article was written by one of our amazing contributors! Content may include promotional links.Geology can be a wide-ranging field, spanning multiple disciplines. From the study of the origins and history of our planet as a whole, to encompassing everything down to the smallest grain of sand, each branch of…

Putting Miniature Museums Where You Are Likely To See Them

Putting Miniature Museums Where You Are Likely To See Them

As are many great concepts, MICRO was born of a misunderstanding — or more specifically, a mishearing. One afternoon two years ago, Charles Philipp was describing his day’s plans to his partner, Amanda Schochet. The two had met while making large-scale art in the Nevada desert. “I’m going to the…

A Jurassic gliding euharamiyidan mammal with an ear of five auditory bones

A Jurassic gliding euharamiyidan mammal with an ear of five auditory bones

Altmetric: 132 Article A Jurassic gliding euharamiyidan mammal with an ear of five auditory bonesAbstractGliding is a distinctive locomotion type that has been identified in only three mammal species from the Mesozoic era. Here we describe another Jurassic glider that belongs to the euharamiyidan mammals and shows hair details on…

High pressure Himalayan geology in India

High pressure Himalayan geology in India

Episode 3 is out and this week we’re headed into the mountains! Geologist Anna Bidgood, from the University of Oxford, takes us on a journey to the top of the highest mountain range on the planet: the Indian Himalaya. Anna works in Ladakh, a region where the air is thin,…

Over 130 Factories Get New Lives as Tourist Destinations in Taiwan

Over 130 Factories Get New Lives as Tourist Destinations in Taiwan

Inside a large, open-floor exhibit space within Taiwan's Lukang Township, glass sparkles at every turn. There's a glass-covered atrium that creates a kaleidoscope of colors as you walk through; tall, freestanding glass mirrors that offer Instagram-ready funhouse photo opportunities; and a series of stunning glass artworks—including an intricate stained-glass flower…

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