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2012-08-14 23:00:46

The Blackfeet Tribal Council can stop poisonous fracking to their lands. Pauline Matt is conducting a peaceful protest of Blackfeet Reservation Lands being destroyed by Hydraulic Fracturing this August 5-12. Lands could easily be saved and kept healthy if the Tribal Council prohibits fracking from occurring, All other sites of fracking have poisoned land, crops, waters, livestock and reduced Real Estate values to nothing. Join Dr. Carol Francis Talk Radio Show and help Blackfeet people...

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2010-08-09 12:44:58

Archaeologists say they have discovered a former hunting complex where bison were stampeded over a cliff at least 1,000 years ago on the Blackfeet Indian reservation in northwestern Montana. The researchers said the 9-mile-long area contains a well-preserved "drive line" system that funnels bison to their deaths, along with bison bones and the remnants of campsites with hundreds of tepee rings. The dig site is on a remote plateau that overlooks the Two Medicine River.  The scientists...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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