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"Robin Hood Effects" on Motivation in Math

Family interest is much more important than income, education or occupation, University of Tübingen researchers find


Ancient DNA reveals origins of the Minoans and Mycenaeans

The mysterious Minoans descended primarily from local Stone Age farmers, as did their cultural counterpart, the Mycenaeans – and their descendants still inhabit Greece today.


Beads from the Ice Age were a symbol of group identity

[Translate to Englisch:] Die dreifach durchlochten Perlen aus Mammutelfenbein wurden bisher nur im Hohle Fels gefunden. Foto: Hildegard Jensen / Universität Tübingen

The University of Tübingen and the Museum of Prehistory Blaubeuren present 42,000-year-old personal ornaments made from mammoth ivory which only appears to have been made and worn on the Swabian Jura

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