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Eagle bone from Cova Foradada showing cut marks. (Antonio Rodríguez-Hidalgo) via @SmithsonianMag
Secrets in the News: November 2019

A roundup of Secrets in the News for November 2019. Read more below for neanderthal necklaces, mammoth prints and ancient Peruvian geoglyphs.

Jamestown mystery: Archaeologists unearth a churchyard grave
Daily Press reports: It was tradition in 17th century Virginia to bury corpses with the heads pointed west and the feet to the east. ...

  Where did the ancient Teotihuacanos come from?

Teotihuacán’s Lost Kings

Where did the ancient Teotihuacanos come from?

Archaeologists David Carballo and Rebecca Storey examine the ancient bones found at Teotihuacan to find out where the Teotihuacan's ordinary citizens came from. The teeth reveal that the ancient Teotihuacanos are migrants.

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Cleopatra’s Lost Tomb

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Learn about the legendary queen Cleopatra, who ruled the Egyptian empire. Will an amateur archaeologist’s theory reveal where the queen’s lost tomb is hidden?