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Rare Genetic Syndrome in 1,000-Year-Old Skeleton Is Oldest Case Ever Found

The earliest ever recorded case of the genetic condition Klinefelter Syndrome has just been discovered – in a 1,000-year-old skeleton excavated from an archeological site in Portugal. Occurring in around one in every thousand male births, Klinefelter Syndrome is a condition where individuals are born with an extra copy of the X chromosome – resulting […]

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Japan’s 1,000-year-old ‘killing stone’ said to contain an ancient demon cracked open

According to the legend, the 1000-year-old killing stone trapped the spirit of a malevolent being. Now, due to rainwater, the rock has split open, sending believers into a state of frenzy. The legend warns anyone who comes in contact with the stone will die. This volcanic rock, which is officially called Sessho-seki, is rumoured to […]

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Maya breakthrough as incredible underwater find solves 1,000-year-old mystery

ARCHEOLOGISTS have made an astonishing breakthrough after unearthing the remains of a Mayan salt kitchen from the water in Belize. Read more here Daily Express :: Science Feed