Thesaurus / bone
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The $1,500 Embody Gaming Chair has the bones of an office chair.
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The man’s bones had previously been found in the Newgrange passage tomb, an earthen mound covering more than 4,000 square meters near the River Boyne.
DNA FROM A 5,200-YEAR-OLD IRISH TOMB HINTS AT ANCIENT ROYAL INCESTBRUCE BOWERJUNE 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Archaeologist Ryan Rabett of Queen’s University Belfast in Northern Ireland calls the new study of Sri Lankan bone points “suggestive but not definitive” evidence of bow-and-arrow hunting.
CLUES TO THE EARLIEST KNOWN BOW-AND-ARROW HUNTING OUTSIDE AFRICA HAVE BEEN FOUNDBRUCE BOWERJUNE 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The tooth and six bone fragments are more than 40,000 years old.
THIS CAVE HOSTED THE OLDEST KNOWN HUMAN REMAINS IN EUROPEBRUCE BOWERJUNE 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
For example, nearly all mammals, from giraffes to humans, are stuck with just seven neck bones.
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Meanwhile, the bones of people with testes continue to grow for several years until their estrogen peaks, so they end up taller.
MALES ARE THE TALLER SEX. ESTROGEN, NOT FIGHTS FOR MATES, MAY BE WHY.CHRISTIE WILCOXJUNE 8, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
In the past, looters had raided the tomb in which these bones were found.
SKELETONS HINT THAT ANCIENT SOCIETIES HAD WOMEN WARRIORSBRUCE BOWERMAY 28, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Commercial processes would likely use more thorough methods to help break down even the bones, says Carpenter-Boggs.
GREENER THAN BURIAL? TURNING HUMAN BODIES INTO WORM FOODLAURA SANDERSAPRIL 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
WORDS RELATED TO BONE
- drive bananas
- drive up the wall
- give a hard time
- play cat and mouse
- put through wringer
- rub salt in wound
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