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Evidence contradicts idea that starvation caused saber-tooth cat extinction

Evidence contradicts idea that starvation caused saber-tooth cat extinction | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The latest study of the microscopic wear patterns on the teeth of the American lions and saber-toothed cats that roamed North America in the late Pleistocene found that they were living well off the fat of the land in the period just before they...
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In-depth Q&A: Three researchers on the front line of today's gravitational wave discovery

In-depth Q&A: Three researchers on the front line of today's gravitational wave discovery | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

News broke earlier today that elusive ripples in space-time—known as gravitational waves—have been detected for the first time here on Earth by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO).

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Migrant values adapt over just one generation

Migrant values adapt over just one generation | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

Migrants' thinking styles and social values rapidly shift over a single generation to become more similar to those of the wider society they have moved into, new research has indicated.

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More people in Europe are dying than are being born

More people in Europe are dying than are being born | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

More people in Europe are dying than are being born, according to a new report co-authored by a Texas A&M University demographer. In contrast, births exceed deaths, by significant margins, in Texas and elsewhere in the U.S., ...

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Pre-agricultural Neolithic site found in Oman

Pre-agricultural Neolithic site found in Oman | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

A Polish archaeological team in its first reconnaissance mission in Jebel Qumayrah in northwestern Oman has found a probable pre-agricultural Neolithic site.

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Taking to the hills: tribal groups face up to climate change

Taking to the hills: tribal groups face up to climate change | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Tashka Yawanawa's Amazonian tribe lived on the plains along the Gregorio River for millennia—until a wall of flood water last year forced them to flee their homes for good.
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Earth's first ecosystems were more complex than previously thought, study finds

Computer simulations have allowed scientists to work out how a puzzling 555-million-year-old organism with no known modern relatives fed, revealing that some of the first large, complex organisms on Earth formed ecosystems that were much more...
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10 Things To Know About The U.N. Climate Talks In Paris

10 Things To Know About The U.N. Climate Talks In Paris | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Here's a bit about what you should know going into the 2015 U.N. Climate Change Conference beginning Nov. 30.
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Prehistoric teeth reveal how our ancestors ate 400,000 years ago

Prehistoric teeth reveal how our ancestors ate 400,000 years ago | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Prehistoric humans may not have been the most elegant dining companions, but they too evidently had something akin to table manners.
Prehistoric teeth, aged 200,000 to 400,000 years, found in Qesem cave.
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Tribal Journeys - The Hamar Indigenous peoples

Hamar tribe live among the bush covered hills on the eastern side of the Omo Valley in southern Ethiopia. They are a tribe with unique rituals such as a ...
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A Murder of Crows Nature Documentary HD | National Geographic

Nature Documentary - A Murder of Crows - Full Documentary documentaries documentary documentaries 2014 albert einstein best documentary national ...
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Neanderthals and Humans First Mated 50,000 Years Ago, DNA Reveals

Neanderthals and Humans First Mated 50,000 Years Ago, DNA Reveals | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The DNA from the 45,000-year-old bone of a man from Siberia is helping to pinpoint when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred, researchers say.
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Earth science offers key to many United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Earth science offers key to many United Nations Sustainable Development Goals | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
A group of ecologists at Oregon State University argue that scientific "business as usual" will fall far short of what is needed to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that are expected to be adopted by the United Nations General Assembly...
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From Berlin's warehouses to London's estates: how cities shape music scenes

From Berlin's warehouses to London's estates: how cities shape music scenes | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Cities don’t get a songwriting credit or a royalty cheque. But from grunge in Seattle’s garages to hip-hop in New York’s community centres, urban design has profoundly influenced musical genres across the world
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Ancient Stone Tool Find Suggests Mystery Human Species

Ancient Stone Tool Find Suggests Mystery Human Species | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

An unidentified human species inhabited the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia well before Homo sapiens arrived.

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Stone-age tools found, but who wielded them?

Stone-age tools found, but who wielded them? | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

Scientists have discovered stone-age tools at least 118,000-years-old on an Indonesian island but no trace of the early humans that made them, according to a study released Wednesday.

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Ancient trade routes between Iran and Mesopotamia found

Ancient trade routes between Iran and Mesopotamia found | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Many of us have seen the impressive statues of ancient Mesopotamian rulers in the Louvre and the British Museum. They bear witness to the wealth of Bronze Age Akkadian and Sumerian city-states more than four thousand years ago.
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Documentary: Threatened World of Indigenous Peoples

Left to protect the world, they have no complain about it. After all trhey need natural resources to survive. But even though they are the real conservators, ...
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Amazon deforestation leaps 16 percent in 2015

Amazon deforestation leaps 16 percent in 2015 | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Illegal logging and clearing of Brazil's Amazon rainforest increased 16 percent in the last year, the government said, in a setback to the aim of stopping destruction of the world's greatest forest by 2030.
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Trudeau on climate change: ‘Indigenous peoples have known for thousands of years how to care for our planet’

Trudeau on climate change: ‘Indigenous peoples have known for thousands of years how to care for our planet’ | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau travelled to Europe to tell the world that the fight against climate change starts at home. We 'have a lot to learn. And no time to waste'
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Rare lantern slides offer window into life on remote Aboriginal missions in Australia

Rare lantern slides offer window into life on remote Aboriginal missions in Australia | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
A collection of lantern slides from the 1930s offers a rare glimpse into daily life on Aboriginal missions in remote Australia.
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Anthropology students leave classroom for world history lesson

Anthropology students leave classroom for world history lesson | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Cultural anthropology class performs "World Simulation" on east side of campus to experience world systems of the past 600 years.
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70 years of development in 70 seconds - Indigenous Peoples

United Nations - Since 1945, the United Nations have touched the lives of billions of people, facilitating momentous change in economic and social development ...
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Renewables key in race against climate change clock

Renewables key in race against climate change clock | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Any plausible game plan for capping the rise of Earth's surface temperature depends on replacing fossil fuels with energy sources that generate little or no carbon pollution.
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Researchers study refugee and migrant experiences of crossing the Mediterranean

Researchers study refugee and migrant experiences of crossing the Mediterranean | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Social scientists from the University of Warwick are carrying out an urgent research project on the current migratory situation in Europe, using emergency funding from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
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