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17th-century smart lock was really smart

Think cool technology is only a recent thing? A 340-year old smart lock may change your mind. As The Verge reports, the device in the collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is packed with …

Experts uncover 38,000-year-old engravings

Thirty-eight thousand years ago, someone in southern France carved the image of a wild cow surrounded by rows of dots into a slab of limestone. Today, nearly 40 millennia later, that limestone slab …