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Cave Paintings in Indonesia May Be Among the Oldest Known

Cave Paintings in Indonesia May Be Among the Oldest Known | enjoy yourself | Scoop.it
The paintings of hands and animals in seven limestone caves on Sulawesi had previously been dismissed as no more than 10,000 years old.
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Fascinating archeology. I love the idea of early humans communicating through art. I wonder if I can write a story about it. What is the message behind these drawings? Don't you want to know?

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Who is Fiercer: Yanomamö Indians or Dueling Tribes of Anthropologists?

Who is Fiercer: Yanomamö Indians or Dueling Tribes of Anthropologists? | enjoy yourself | Scoop.it
Two young boys are having an argument while their fathers, resting in hammocks, look on. The argument is over something silly but escalates until the dads decide to intervene.
Kenneth Weene's insight:

Anthropology can make us seem very different of very much the same. Are we not all more nearly human than otherwise? Sadly, when a particular aspect of a culture or community is taken out of context or exaggerated, it can be used in the service of political and economic tyranny.

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Ancient discovery set to rewrite Australian history

Ancient discovery set to rewrite Australian history | enjoy yourself | Scoop.it
Copper coins and a 70-year-old map with an ‘X’ marked on it may lead to a discovery that could change everything we've been led to believe about Australia's discovery.
Kenneth Weene's insight:

Don't you love anthropology?

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