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Ancient Egyptian Medicine between Facts and Practise

Ancient Egyptian Medicine between Facts and Practise | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
How reliable the service of Egyptian doctors? We know that the doctors of ancient Egyptians were skilled makers bone (a practice that is still very high among the doctors and put the mother in many parts of Africa).
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Are YOU a Neandertal?

In 2010 the draft genome for Neandertals was released by Svante Pääbo and colleagues. It was reported that European and Asian populations are between 1-4% Neandertal—but what percentage Neandertal are you?
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Ohio quakes could incite fracking policy shift

Ohio quakes could incite fracking policy shift | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
(AP) -- In Ohio, geographically and politically positioned to become a leading importer of wastewater from gas drilling, environmentalists and lawmakers opposed to the technique known as fracking are seizing on a series of small earthquakes as a...
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Golden Ratio Point Of The World * Mecca

Presenting the clear scientific facts that the 'holy' city of Islam is in the Golden Ratio point of the world. It is up to you to decide what it really means...
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Indigenous People

Indigenous People | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Across the world there are 370 million Indigenous people living in 70 countries. The world population is six billion.
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Ancient seal from Jerusalem's second temple

Ancient seal from Jerusalem's second temple | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
A rare clay seal found under Jerusalem’s Old City is the first ever find linked to religious rituals practiced at the Jewish Temple 2,000 years ago, said archaeologists.
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A year of online media by and for Indigenous Peoples

A year of online media by and for Indigenous Peoples | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Even though Indigenous voices are regularly marginalized and twisted around by governments, corporations, think tanks and various others, it's not somethin (RT @ernestolivo: Arriba!
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WHY DOES THE U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINT ANCIENT MASONIC ...

WHY DOES THE U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINT ANCIENT MASONIC ... | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The current design of the Great Seal was approved by Congress on 20 June 1782, and the seal was introduced to the dollar bill in 1935. The continued official use of Masonic symbols today indicates that these beliefs remain ...
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Times Past: Seed for New Year's resolutions found in early farming practices - San Luis Obispo Tribune

Times Past: Seed for New Year's resolutions found in early farming practices - San Luis Obispo Tribune | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

San Luis Obispo TribuneTimes Past: Seed for New Year's resolutions found in early farming practices - The custom of making New Year's resolutions may have begun with the Akitu festivals of early Mesopotamia, which...

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Twins Data Reshaping Nature Versus Nurture Debate

Twins Data Reshaping Nature Versus Nurture Debate | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Scientists have long pointed to identical twins to show that genes reign supreme in the battle of nature versus nurture. But a growing body of research suggests another factor, called epigenetics, may change how those genes are expressed.
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Egypt's iconic sites prepare for 2nd phase of restoration

Egypt's iconic sites prepare for 2nd phase of restoration | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Earlier today the Minister of State for Antiquities Mohamed Ibrahim led a tour around the Giza plateau to monitor work being done on the Sphinx’s Valley Temple and Mit-Rahina archaeological site, as part of the lead up to the second phase of the...
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A Maya culpa on end of world

A Maya culpa on end of world | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The last New Year's Day in human history has come. You may not believe it, but millions do. They are convinced that ancient Maya priests calculated December 21, 2012, as the end of the world.
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Agha Khan Trust to restore Qutb Shahi Tombs

Agha Khan Trust to restore Qutb Shahi Tombs | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The Qutb Shahi kings can rest in peace. Their final abode is in for restoration at last. The Agha Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) has come forward to take up conservation and landscape restoration of the Qutb Shahi Tombs complex.
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Sacred Sites and Megalithic Mysteries: Modern Ibiza Stone Circle : The Megalithic Portal and Megalith Map:

Sacred Sites and Megalithic Mysteries: Modern Ibiza Stone Circle : The Megalithic Portal and Megalith Map: | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The top destination for Megaliths and Prehistory worldwide.
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Pygmies

Pygmies | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
There are many different 'Pygmy' peoples living across a huge area of central and western Africa. The Pygmies are forest dwellers, and know the forest, its plants and its animals intimately.
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'Lost world' discovered around Antarctic vents

'Lost world' discovered around Antarctic vents | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Communities of species previously unknown to science have been discovered on the seafloor near Antarctica, clustered in the hot, dark environment surrounding hydrothermal vents.
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Scientists crack medieval bone code

Scientists crack medieval bone code | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The existence of brucellosis, an infectious disease still prevalent today, has now been confirmed in ancient skeletal remains.
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sauciology • A Visual Anthropology of the World’s Last Living...

sauciology • A Visual Anthropology of the World’s Last Living... | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

A Visual Anthropology of the World’s Last Living Nomads - Jereon Toirkens photography: Since the beginning of time, nomadic people have roamed the earth. Looking for food, feeding their cattle....

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Anthropology of the Due Date | The Women's Health Doctors

Ever wonder how your due date is calculated? Using some simple math, doctors and midwives are able to calculate your EDC (estimated date of confinement), but how accurate is the ...
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Citibank turns rewards into 'social currency'

Citibank turns rewards into 'social currency' | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
Credit card rewards are the new social currency. Citibank customers can now use Facebook to pool their rewards points online.
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Freedom From Possessiveness

Freedom From Possessiveness | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
A mind which is possessive will be possessed. To possess anything is to be possessed by it. The more you possess, the more slavery you create around yourself. The freedom comes when you unlearn possessiveness.
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'A Big Relief': NASA Probe Enters Lunar Orbit

'A Big Relief': NASA Probe Enters Lunar Orbit | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it

A NASA spacecraft fired its engine and slipped into orbit around the moon Saturday in the first of two planned back-to-back arrivals over the New Year's weekend.

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A Brief Introduction to Astrology: the Planets - Astrodienst

A Brief Introduction to Astrology: the Planets - Astrodienst | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The planets are regarded as basic life-forces, the tools we live by as well as the basis of our very substance.
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Looters laying waste to thousands of years of Chinese history

Looters laying waste to thousands of years of Chinese history | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
China's extraordinary historical treasures are under threat from increasingly aggressive and sophisticated tomb raiders, who destroy precious archaeological evidence as they swipe irreplaceable relics.  Workers excavate a 1,700-year old brick tomb...
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Orkney temple predates Stonehenge by 500 years

Orkney temple predates Stonehenge by 500 years | Cultural Worldviews | Scoop.it
The discovery of a Stone Age temple on Orkney looks set to rewrite the archaeological records of ancient Britain with evidence emerging it was built centuries before Stonehenge.  The Orkney temple site [Credit: BBC] Archaeologists have so far found...
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