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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.

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

A new study reveals that the Neolithic Ötzi iceman mummy had an astounding number of oral diseases and dentition problems that are still widespread today.

2013-04-07 23:03:02

CheapPriceSale4U Reveals An Innovative New Program To Teach Young People How To Get Taller The Natural Way.

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.

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

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.

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,

2013-03-16 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,

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.

2013-03-05 23:02:32

Exquisite Weddings celebrates the growing demand for Turkey weddings by launching a new UK advert in a leading bridal magazine. (PRWEB) March 05, 2013


Latest Anthropology Reference Libraries

Primatology
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...

Zooarchaeology
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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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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