Latest Anthropology Stories

2013-04-30 23:03:06

Open Anthropology is the newest publication of the American Anthropological Association. It is a digital-only publication that will be provided to the public free of charge. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) April 30, 2013 Open Anthropology is the newest publication of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). It is a digital-only publication that will be provided to the public free of charge. In providing this journal to the public, AAA is alerting its members and other interested audiences...

2013-04-15 11:34:51

College athletes are not the only ones who sometimes suffer at the hands of higher ups. A new report brings to light a more hidden and pernicious problem — the psychological, physical and sexual abuse of students in the field of biological anthropology working in field studies far from home. The report is based on an online survey and telephone interviews that, in a period of less than two months, elicited accounts of abuse from dozens of women and men working in the field of...

2013-04-14 23:00:27

Taller4u is the latest course written by Kano, who promises to teach people how to grow taller quickly and naturally. A full Taller4u review on the site Vkool.com shows if the program is safe for users to use. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 14, 2013 Taller4u is the newly updated method created by Kano, who claims to guide people how to grow taller fast. The helpful program will reveal viewers how to grow six inches in three months. In addition, users can achieve a highly paid job and become...

Ötzi Iceman Had Bad Teeth
2013-04-10 10:23:28

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the University of Zurich's Centre for Evolutionary Medicine reveals that the Neolithic Ötzi iceman mummy had an astounding number of oral diseases and dentition problems that are still widespread today. Ötzi, also known as Ötzi the Iceman and the Man from Hauslabjoch, is a well-preserved mummy from approximately 3,300 BCE that was found in the Austrian-Italian Alps in 1991....

2013-04-07 23:03:02

CheapPriceSale4U Reveals An Innovative New Program To Teach Young People How To Get Taller The Natural Way. Read More at http://www.cheappricesale4u.com/how-to-get-taller-in-quite-natural-way/ Princeton, IN (PRWEB) April 07, 2013 CheapPriceSale4U.com, a website devoted to providing comprehensive information about variety of products and services, recently tackled the complex issue of how fast young children grow and offered advice on how to get taller. In an informative post that covers the...

2013-03-22 23:19:29

The Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell series “The Power of Myth” is available for complimentary listening until the end of March 22nd. Today is World Water Day and the Asheville Jung Center announces the new seminar "Elixir of Life: The Flowing Waters of Our Soul and Our Planet" on to be held on April 4th. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 The Asheville Jung Center would like to provide awareness of a complimentary offer from Bill Moyers that expires March 22nd where you can...

Memory Tricks Help Us Keep Track Of Vast Social Networks
2013-03-22 05:20:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Humans keep track of our vast social networks by using special memory tricks that cheat complexity, rather than using routine memorization, according to a new Cornell University study. These memorization shortcuts effectively simplify rules, the way in which a person might remember a number sequence that always increases by two, according to lead author Matthew Brashears, assistant professor of sociology. People recall social...

2013-03-20 23:00:24

The Turkey Wedding Specialist reveals wedding venues that are both exclusive and secluded, sure to make unforgettable wedding celebrations. (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 Certain Turkey wedding locations always prove extremely popular, such as the Blue Lagoon in Oludeniz. For couples that are looking for something a little different or unique, Exquisite Weddings also have a range of exclusive and secluded locations that create both intimate and romantic wedding settings. These hidden gems are...

2013-03-16 23:01:53

Anahata's Shamangelic Healing Retreats Expands its Reach to Include Shamanic Healing & Spiritual Retreats to Machu Picchu and Other Sacred Sites in Peru Sedona, AZ (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 The demand for Spiritual retreats and Shamanic journeys with a focus on personal healing and Spiritual awakening continues to expand. Providing participants with a soulful retreat experience is the primary intention of Shamangelic Retreats with Anahata. Each retreat blends healing services, land...

2013-03-14 23:00:03

When the World was Black, a two-volume text that spans over 900 pages, covering over 200,000 years of Black history, and over 100 countries. “This is heavy stuff, so I wanted to make sure it would be easy enough for a high school student to read and enjoy,” Author, Supreme Understanding says, “So I drew on my experience writing curriculum to make these books reader-friendly, even for people who don´t like reading about anything, much less about history.” Atlanta...

Latest Anthropology Reference Libraries

2013-10-02 13:00:50

Primatology is the study of primates that focuses on their behaviors and possible evolution. Those who practice this science, known as primatologists, focus on primates in the wild and in laboratory settings. There are many different sub-divisions of primatology that differ based on methodology and theory, but the two major branches are Western primatology and Japanese primatology. There share basic principles, but differ culturally and in many other regards. Western primatology originated...

2013-09-30 13:29:48

Zooarchaeology is the study of animal remains including shells, bones, hides, scales, DNA, chitin, and hair. Shells and bones are most frequently studied because these do not decay at a fast rate, but most remains do not survive because they break or decompose. In eastern areas of North America, Zooarchaeology developed over three periods. The first, known as the Formative period, occurred in the 1860s and was not a specific area of study at that time. The second period, known as the...

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