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1 hr ago | Newswise
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Indigenous use of fire for hunting is an unlikely contributor to long-term carbon emissions, but it is an effective environmental management and recovery tool against agribusiness deforestation, a new study from Indiana University and Brazil's Oswaldo Cruz Foundation has found.
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5 hrs ago | Denver Post
Amy Harmon bought the Weisco Motors Building in February. Since then, she has used the space to host a permanent dance company, her real estate development business and an auxiliary space for various projects including a recent western-themed art show.
9 hrs ago | UC San Diego
Thomas E. Levy, a professor of anthropology at the University of California, San Diego, has been unanimously elected to as Chair-Elect of the American Schools of Oriental Research Committee on Archaeological Policy .
13 hrs ago | Newswise
Some may have wondered about about a series of pink flags that were later supplanted by white chalk designs on the area between the Admission office and the Taylor Science Center at Hamilton College.
17 hrs ago | Daily Herald
A news release form the institute says Executive Director William W. Shilts announced the appointments on Tuesday.
Sam Green/Cortez Journal Luminaries light the path as it zig zags down to Spruce Tree House for the annual Mesa Verde National Park Holiday Open House.
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The Mumbai-born, Vancouver-based filmmaker was close to proposing to his longest-term girlfriend back in 2008 when he found himself being very honest with himself.
Staff Report ISLAMABAD: The Embassy of Spain organised a four-day Spanish film festival at the PNCA, which was attended by many diplomats, politicians, media, civil society and students.
Carbon-dating of material found at a site in southeastern Cyprus suggests that the settling of the island began some 1,000 years earlier than previously thought .
Please join us in welcoming the CosticA Acsinte Archive to The Commons . CosticA Acsinte was a Romanian war photographer born on July 4th, 1897.
On Monday, the Royal College of Surgeons in London launched an online database of skeletal specimens showing some of the most grotesque conditions suffered by long-dead Britons.
At twilight, a mist rolling up from southern Wisconsin's Crawfish River wraps the mysterious mounds of Aztalan, and the re-created stockade there.
The remains of a wealthy estate, a mosaic fountain and a system of pipes connected to a large cistern dating back to the late 10th and early 11th centuries have been unearthed in Ramla in central Israel, archaeologists report.
Some 170 archaeologists and workers have spent the last year excavating a 3,000-year-old site in a rural area near the Colombian capital of Bogota.
When the media sink their teeth into a big and powerful institution, it loses control of its own narrative, in the revised script playing the part of crook or dupe or incompetent.
In September, the Greek state laid off seven Nemea museum staff as part of an ongoing effort to streamline its civil service.