Evidence for precision grasping in
Evidence for precision grasping in Neandertal daily activities Science AdvancesNeandertal manual activities, as previously reconstructed from their robust hand skeletons, are thought to involve systematic power grasping rather than precise ...
Posted on 26 September 2018 | 12:00 am
43-year-old amateur motor doper receives his
43-year-old amateur motor doper receives his punishment… including a €1 fine Cycling WeeklyA 43-year-old amateur rider who was found to have used a bike with a motor during a race has been punished with, among other things, a €1 fine to the FFC.
Posted on 14 March 2018 | 12:00 am
Cave Artists - The Smart Set
Cave Artists The Smart SetIn Cave of Forgotten Dreams, the great filmmaker Werner Herzog explores Chauvet, which contains some of the most absorbing cave paintings yet discovered.
Posted on 1 March 2018 | 12:00 am
Hôtel Les Glycines Review, Dordogne, France
Hôtel Les Glycines Review, Dordogne, France | Travel Telegraph.co.ukRead Hôtel Les Glycines, Dordogne France hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel ...
Posted on 28 February 2018 | 11:44 am
Five-year ban for 43-year-old French amateur
Five-year ban for 43-year-old French amateur caught with a motor in his bike Cycling WeeklyCyril Fontaine, the 43-year-old French amateur who was caught racing with a motorised bike in October, has been handed a five-year ban by the FFC.
Posted on 2 February 2018 | 12:00 am
In France's Dordogne region, a land of
In France's Dordogne region, a land of castles and caves calls for deep exploration The Washington PostWhen our children were 11 and 9, young enough to still be entirely inside the family circle but old enough to remember, we splurged on a “once in a lifetime ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 12:00 am
Tour de France 2017: stage-by-stage guide -
Tour de France 2017: stage-by-stage guide The GuardianThis year's race is bookended by big-city time trials, while 'French flats', short and sharp moutain stages, plus a finish on the Col d'Izoard all stand out.
Posted on 29 June 2017 | 12:00 am
Exploring the France That Josephine Baker
Exploring the France That Josephine Baker Loved The New York TimesThe first time I saw Josephine Baker up close I was in London. I went to the Alexander Calder exhibition at the Tate Modern and there, at the entrance to the ...
Posted on 16 July 2016 | 12:00 am
Neanderthals were stocky from birth -
Neanderthals were stocky from birth Phys.OrgIf a Neandertal were to sit down next to us on the underground, we would probably first notice his receding forehead, prominent brow ridges and projecting, ...
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 12:00 am
Scientists seek to resurrect the aurochs,
Scientists seek to resurrect the aurochs, the extinct beast that inspired cave paintings Washington PostEuropean projects are trying to revive the extinct aurochs by back breeding.
Posted on 4 April 2016 | 12:00 am
Stitching the Story of Cutwork Embroidery,
Stitching the Story of Cutwork Embroidery, One of the Most Luxurious Goods in Europe Ancient OriginsDifferent types of embroidery are known in the history of every single civilization. It seems that people liked to create beautiful personal adornments almost since ...
Posted on 13 February 2016 | 12:00 am
A Grand Home in Southwestern France -
A Grand Home in Southwestern France International New York TimesAn estate in the Périgord Noir area of the southern Dordogne region exemplifies the elongated elegance of the stately home known as the chartreuse.
Posted on 2 October 2015 | 12:00 am
The hidden cave system of Rouffignac is
The hidden cave system of Rouffignac is millions of years old NEWS.com.auTHE train cart rattles along the track. Leaving the bright sunshine behind, you plunge deep into the dank, subterranean world.
Posted on 15 September 2014 | 12:00 am
Men among prediluvian Beasts - Scientific
Men among prediluvian Beasts Scientific American"No subject has lately excited more curiosity and general interest among geologists and the public than the question of the Antiquity of the Human Race...".
Posted on 27 January 2013 | 12:00 am
Letter from France - Archaeology
Letter from France ArchaeologyNearly 20 years of investigation at two rock shelters in southwestern France reveal the well-organized domestic spaces of Europe's earliest modern humans.
Posted on 30 November 2012 | 12:00 am