London, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) An international team of scientists have unearthed the fossilized remains of the largest ever known penguin on Earth, a 340-pound (150 kilograms) behemoth that glided through the oceans around what is now New Zealand more than 500 million years ago.
Tel Aviv, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Israeli scientists have found an ancient ivory comb dating back some 3,700 years ago and bearing what is likely the oldest known full sentence in Canaanite alphabetical script, according to the Jerusalem Journal of Archaeology.
Beijing, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) China's state oil giant Sinopec discovered other reserves containing 1.7 billion tons of crude oil while some fields in the Northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region were explored, Global Times reported on Thursday.
Havana, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) Cubans on Tuesday commemorate the discovery of the remains of Ernesto Che Guevara, considered a milestone of Cuban science and a symbol of victory for an entire generation.
Cairo, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) Czech and Egyptian archaeologists have found a cache of mummification materials in Abu Sir, south of the Pyramids of Giza, located in Greater Cairo, an official source reported Wednesday.
Canberra, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The National Maritime Museum of Australia today announced the discovery of the final resting place of Captain James Cook's research vessel Endeavour, sunk more than two centuries ago.
Tel Aviv, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Israeli workers uncovered an artillery shell dating back to World War I (1914-1918) at a building site in Ganei Tikva, in central Israel, the press reported on Tuesday.
Cairo, Oct 31 (Prensa Latina) Egyptian archaeologists discovered the tomb of the treasurer of Pharaoh Ramses II in the Saqqara necropolis, about 30 kilometers from the capital, an official source reported.
Cairo, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Italian energy giant ENI made three new oil and gas discoveries in western Egypt with total reserves of 50 million barrels of crude oil equivalent, an official source announced on Wednesday.