Scientists unexpectedly made a discovery which in future may change the idea about the history of human evolution.
In China, paleontologists have discovered the remains of a probably still unknown species of people. These people lived in southern China from 11 to 14 thousand years ago.
Paleontologists have discovered the bones of at least five individuals. The remains of the first three were found in 1989 in the red Deer cave in Yunnan province.
Since then, scientists call them “people of the cave of red Deer”. Another skeleton was later found in the vicinity of the village Lonline in the Guangxi Autonomous region, reports the BBC .
In an article published in the journal PLoS One, paleontologists, however, write that while it is impossible to say whether these remains are still unknown of man or not.
A distinctive feature of “the man from deer cave” is the structure of the skull – cranial region: skull: round, low superciliary ridges. The face was small and flat, wide nose.
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On the banks of the Dnieper-bug estuary in ancient times (to be exact – in the 6th century BC) landed Greek settlers from Miletus founded the ancient city of Olbia, which existed for a thousand years!
The ancient city of Olbia
In my opinion, I wouldn’t do Olvia predajem Odessa and the Chersonese is not predajem of Sevastopol. And if today you can not magically create any decoupage, only to get materials to the in history we have to contemplate the little that was left and try to preserve this heritage. But here, in General, it will be a different story.
So, this ancient city was one of the 4 largest ancient colonies of the black sea region, as its economic and cultural center: conducted trade fabrics, jewels, grains and fish, was in Athens sea Union. The city was besieged by the troops of Alexander the great, Olivia and the province of the Roman Empire.
The type of government policy was the democratic slave-owning Republic, in which civil rights empowered women, foreigners, slaves and semi-free populations. During the heyday in Olbia there were about 25 thousand inhabitants. In the walls of the city were the temples, and craft shops, and shopping districts, and homes, was even its own currency – bronze aces, which visiting merchants-the merchants and the guests were Oliveolive to change their silver and gold. Continue reading
There is a high probability that in the near future the houses of the citizens of Yuryevets district will gas. This was reported by General Director of LLC “Gazprom Mezhregiongaz Ivanovo” Sergey Mazalov at the meeting of the regional government on 20 January.
According to him, are almost finished work on the design of the gas pipeline-branch and GDS Yuryevets (the pipeline length 46.5 km) and inter-settlement gas pipeline stretching for 6 km from the GDS to the city of Yuryevets with branches southern part of the city and the village of shikhovo and Konoplitsy.
“This is perhaps the most anticipated of the last years, – said Sergey Mazalov. – Given the statutory period of examination and tender procedures and on the basis of accumulated experience in gasification, it is possible to predict that at the end of the 2016 construction works at these sites will begin. However, it is not only the expected object, but also the largest and most complex. Therefore, in the process of its implementation is inevitable contingencies that affect the timing of the works”.
With some emergency situations, the gas industry has already faced during the design process. For example, in parallel with the project work on track passing of the gas pipeline were conducted archaeological excavations, in which were discovered two ancient settlements. Continue reading