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scythians drug use
2015-05-26 11:46:55

Artifacts discovered in the massive grave mounts of the Scythians have provided the first-ever evidence that the nomadic people conducted rituals that involved drug use, as first chronicled by the Greek historian Herodotus in writings dated back to 440 BCE.

Origins Of Genetic Blending Between Europeans And Asians Discovered In Mongolia
2012-11-12 11:43:22

A group of researchers led by the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) has discovered the first scientific evidence of genetic blending between Europeans and Asians in the remains of ancient Scythian warriors living over 2,000 years ago in the Altai region of Mongolia.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).