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Science  09 Jun 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5779, pp. 1460
DOI: 10.1126/science.312.5779.1460

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TELL BRAK, SYRIA-- Archaeologist Joan Oates's ongoing dig of a 6000-year-old settlement here is radically reshaping our understanding of early urbanism (see main text). (Read more.)