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The rise of the Jewish Temple: a miracle for our time

According to the Bible, a new Jewish Temple must exist during our time. It will be one of the critical signs for the end times According to the Bible, a new Jewish Temple must exist during our time.


Related Topix: End Times, Archaeology, Science, Israel, World News, Middle East

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Ancient settlement of South Caucasus discovered in west of Azerbaijan

An ancient settlement of the South Caucasus, referring to the Neolithic period, was discovered in Azerbaijani Tovuz region, Turkel TV regional channel reported Aug. 30. The settlement, discovered during excavations in the Haji Alemkhanli village, dates from the end of the seventh millennium BC.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science

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Paris suffers the paranormal pap

They're going to have to start issuing licenses to all these filmmakers who insist on shooting their movies in the shaky-cam "found footage" format.


Related Topix: Explosion, Archaeology, Science, Movies, Entertainment

12 hrs ago | Inverurie Today

Medieval farm building uncovered

Archaeologists working on behalf of SHE Transmission have uncovered what is being described as 'a discovery of national significance' near an electrical substation at Leylodge, Kintore in Aberdeenshire.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Chris Risley, venture capital anthropologist: Think bigger

Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Chris Risley speaks to aspiring entrepreneurs at Next Space in Santa Cruz on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Science, Santa Cruz, CA, Scotts Valley, CA

Info 101: Movieclips 231: Welcome to the adventure/horror genre

SYNOPSIS: Archaeologist Scarlett Marlowe is in hot pursuit of alchemist Nicolas Flamel's legendary Philosopher's Stone the fabled artifact that has been said to turn metal into gold and grant eternal life to whoever possesses it.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Philosopher's Stone, Ambient

Anchorage Daily News

Genes show mysterious - paleoEskimos' survived 4,000 years until sudden demise

New genetic research on ancient bones reveals that a prehistoric population of hunters migrated into the high Arctic of North America and Greenland and survived for 4,000 years in almost complete isolation from the rest of humanity.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Science

BBC News

'Pompeii of the North' up for sale

Binchester Roman Town, at Bishop Auckland, has been put on the market by the group managing the Church of England's property portfolio.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, Durham County, England, Home, Home Listing, Archaeology, Science, North Yorkshire County, England, Train Disaster

ABC News

Amidst war and terror, are the 'better angels of our nature' on show?

MARK COLVIN: 2014 has been an awful year for news. The disappearance of one Malaysian plane, the shooting down of another, the looming possible war between Russia and Ukraine, the rise of the genocidal, fanatical, merciless so-called Islamic State and the spread of ebola have just been part of an almost uninterrupted diet of news media misery.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Archaeology

Medical News Today

Marching in unison makes men feel more formidable

In the aftermath of the Aug. 9 shooting of an 18-year-old African American man by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, much of the nation's attention has been focused on how law enforcement's use of military gear might have inflamed tensions.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Riot, Science, Health

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Coastal Courier

PBS's 'Time Team America' highlights GSU work

In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.


Related Topix: Georgia Southern University, Archaeology, Science, Millen, GA, Jenkins County, GA, Andersonville, GA, Sumter County, GA

The Baltimore Sun

Sanrio: Hello Kitty is not a cat

Hello Kitty first made her way to the United States in 1976. This plush doll, from the same year, will be the oldest item on view at an exhibition devoted to the cartoon icon at the Japanese American National Museum.


Related Topix: Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, Science, Entertainment

Philly museum to display ancient human skeleton

The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton that was recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum storage room.


Related Topix: University of Pennsylvania, Archaeology, Science

CBS News

World's oldest wine cellar fueled palatial parties

Blended CP3A team of archaeologists discovered this storage room while excavating the site of Tel Kabri in northern Israel.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Archaeology, Science, Waltham, MA


Radar used as window into past as searchers look for 17th century foundation in Mystic

Debbie Surabian, center, a state soil scientist with the USDA Resources Conservation Service, and Scott Brady, left, a volunteer with Friends of the Office of State Archaeology, use ground penetrating radar with Brian Jones, Connecticut's state archaeologist, as they try to locate Capt.


Related Topix: Mystic, CT, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Archaeology, Science, Agriculture


Workshop on Historic Cemeteries Set in Virginia

The workshop will be held Oct. 3 and 4 at Menokin Baptist Church in the Richmond County community of Warsaw.


Related Topix: Richmond County, VA, Warsaw, VA, Archaeology, Science

Knutsford Guardian

Bringing the past to life at Warrington Market

Around 70 re-enactors and 50 specialist traders are stepping back in time for the Viking and Medieval Market in the town centre.


Related Topix: Cheshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater Manchester County, England, Archaeology, Science

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Telegraph

Neglect gnaws away at Buddhist artefacts

The entrance of Archeological Museum and a cow grazes on the field with the Vishwa Shanti Stupa in the background in Vaishali.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Archaeology, Science


Diplomats And Lawyers Try To Define 'Culturally Acceptable Food'

Tractors sit on a sugarcane plantation on the land of a Guarani-KaiowA indigenous community in Brazil, where Oxfam has alleged "land grabs" unfairly take land from the poor.


Related Topix: The Tractors, Country, Agriculture, Science

Daily Kos

Street Prophets Wednesday: Favorite Breakfast Food?

Welcome to the Wednesday Coffee Hour here at Street Prophets. This is an open thread where we can talk about what's going on in our worlds.


Related Topix: Science, US News, Liberal Political News


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