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Genetic data from the Altai 7,500 years ago indicate high mobility of ancient hunter-gatherers

International research team says highly connected gene pools over vast distances suggest migrations…

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Humans have been using bear skins for at least 300,000 years

A research team from the University of Tübingen and the Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and…

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Gender equality is good for economic growth

Economic historians from Tübingen and Wageningen Universities investigate 27 European countries over…

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Tiny flakes tell a story of tool use 300,000 years ago

Tübingen University and Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment team analyze…

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Tübingen Environmental Researcher Lars Angenent Receives the Leibniz Prize

German Research Foundation honors scientist for groundbreaking research in environmental…

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Short-lived Ice Streams

Radar scans of the Greenland ice sheet reveal the shutdown and reconfiguration of ice streams in the…

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Teachers entering the profession from other fields often less satisfied

International study indicates teachers who trained for the job early in their careers have higher…

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