Castilla Y Leon, Spain Newswire (Page 7)

Castilla Y Leon, Spain Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Lucy Fell From Tree 3.2 Million Years Ago, Says Fossil AutopsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | News Max

    Lucy fell from a tree in Ethiopia nearly 3.2 million years ago, killing one of humankind's most famous ancestors, believe researchers at the University of Texas based on a detailed digital examination of the fossil. The 3.18-million-year-old skeletal fossil, about 40 percent complete, are among the oldest, most complete skeletons of any adult, erect-walking human ancestor ever found, said the University of Texas .

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  2. A 3.2 million-year-old mystery solved: Lucy likely died in a long fall from a treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    In 1974, the paleoanthropologist Donald C. Johanson led an expedition to Ethiopia to look for fossils of ancient human relatives. In an expanse of arid badlands, he spotted an arm bone.

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  3. Ponters Pensees: 28.8.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Thoughts from Galicia, Spain

    Spanish Politics : This article might just give you an understanding about what's going on and why Spaniards might be going to the polls on Xmas Day. Bullfighting : I attend the occasional corrida and have been known to defend la fiesta nacional , while accepting that it's cruel.

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  4. Off to the New World: The Christopher Columbus QuizRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | How Stuff Works

    Whether you consider him a visionary explorer or a barbaric invader, there's no doubt that Christopher Columbus was a fascinating guy. How much do you know about the explorer and his many voyages? Take this quiz to find out.

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  5. Hoax or secret code? Copies of unreadable manuscript to be publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Fox News

    The Voynich manuscript's unintelligible writings and strange illustrations have defied every attempt at understanding their meaning. Armchair cryptographers, rejoice: A Spanish publisher plans to release replicas of the Voynich Manuscript, a book that no one knows how to read.

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  6. Ancient manuscript in unreadable language to be publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | CBS News

    Armchair cryptographers, rejoice: A Spanish publisher plans to release replicas of the Voynich Manuscript, a book that no one knows how to read. Discovered by an antique bookseller in 1912 by the name of Wilfrid Voynich, the 600-year-old Voynich Manuscript is housed today in Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

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  7. Quality control operator of the Spanish publishing outfit Siloe Luis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | CTV

    Quality control operator of the Spanish publishing outfit Siloe Luis Miguel works on cloning the illustrated codex hand-written manuscript Voynich in Burgos on August 9, 2016. It's one of the world's most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one -- not even the best cryptographers -- has cracked.

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  8. Tiny Spanish publisher clones world's most mysterious bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Korea Herald

    It's one of the world's most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one -- not even the best cryptographers -- has cracked. Scholars have spent their lives puzzling over the Voynich Manuscript, whose intriguing mix of elegant writing and drawings of strange plants and naked women has some believing it holds magical powers.

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  9. These People Throwing Wine At Each Other Are Living Their Damn LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Switched

    A village in Spain has just made every wine-lovers dream a reality and joyously spent a day chucking grape juice at one another. At the second annual "Batalla del Vino" in Toro, Spain on August 22nd, revelers recreated the larger wine battle that happens every year in Haro .

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  10. Mysterious, Encrypted Medieval Manuscript Set To Be Published In ReplicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | National Public Radio

    The so-called Voynich Manuscript, a small unassuming book usually stored in a Yale University vault, is one of the most mysterious books in the world. A small publishing house in northern Spain has finally secured the right to replicate the document.

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  11. Nikki Owen to Release SUBJECT 375, 9/6Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Blackstone Publishing is proud to announce the U.S. release of SUBJECT 375: A NOVEL [Blackstone Publishing; September 6, 2016], a new thriller by Nikki Owen, which will be available in print, e-book, and audiobook formats. Plastic surgeon Dr. Maria Martinez, finds herself in Goldmouth Prison, convicted of killing a priest.

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    Aug 21, 2016 | Art Daily

    Quality control operator of the Spanish publishing outfit Siloe Luis Miguel works on cloning the illustrated codex hand-written manuscript Voynich in Burgos on August 9, 2016. The so-called Voynich Manuscript, a small unassuming book usually stored in a Yale University vault, is one of the most mysterious books in the world, that a small publishing house in northern Spain has finally secured the right to clone.

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  13. The precious document containing elegant writing and strange drawings ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Tiny Spanish publisher to 'clone' world's most mysterious book - a centuries-old manuscript of strange plants and naked women The precious documents is believed to have been written six centuries ago in an unknown or coded language that no one - not even the best cryptographers - has ever cracked It's one of the world's most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one - not even the best cryptographers - has been able to crack. Scholars have spent their lives puzzling over the Voynich Manuscript - an intriguing mix of elegant writing and drawings of strange plants and naked women that some believe holds magical powers.

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  14. Tiny Spanish publisher clones the Voynich Manuscript, world's most mysterious bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | The China Post

    It's one of the world's most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one - not even the best cryptographers - has cracked. Scholars have spent their lives puzzling over the Voynich Manuscript, whose intriguing mix of elegant writing and drawings of strange plants and naked women has some believing it holds magical powers.

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  15. Contador points to Valverde as key favourite for VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador has insisted that although the spotlight at the start of the Vuelta 2016 is very much on himself, Nairo Quintana and Chris Froome ; in his opinion Alejandro Valverde is as much as a key overall favourite for the final grand tour of the season. So far, Valverde, having raced and completed the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France, has played down his overall goals in what will be his third Grand Tour of 2016.

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  16. Better Burgers, More Healthful Hot Dogs: Could A Pinch Of Seaweed Be The Answer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Next-generation hot dogs and hamburgers may come with an unusual ingredient: seaweed. That's the goal of a group of scientists trying to make these red-meat-rich, unhealthful foods more healthful by adding nutrient-packed seaweed, a staple in Japanese and other Asian cuisines.

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  17. Argentine judge starts inquiry into death of Spain's Garcia LorcaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A cross with a sign that reads 'To the memory of Franco era victims' is seen at the cemetery of Valdenoceda, near Burgos, northern Spain, April 16, 2016. An Argentine judge has started an investigation into the death of Spanish poet and playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, who is believed to have been executed in 1936 by forces loyal to General Francisco Franco.

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  18. Real Madrid starlet Martin Odegaard edging towards Rennes loan moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Martin Odegaard's search for a loan club could be set to end with French side Rennes signing him on a temporary basis this week. There was interest in Germany and England for the 17-year-old Norwegian international but none of his potential suitors could promise him any more starts this season than he would have got had he stayed at Real Madrid.

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  19. Cheesehead Chatter: Indulge your sense of adventure35 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The travel bug has gotten to me. I keep seeing pictures all over my Facebook page from friends who have been visiting various places this summer.

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  20. Danbury Teen Expands Her Educational Horizons With Trip To SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    On Julia's day to spend with her Spanish family, she visited her host step-father's village outside of the castle in Valladolid, which was called FuensaldaA a. DANBURY, Conn.

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