Latest Cave of Altamira Stories
This question isn't new, but for years anthropologists, archaeologists and historians of art understood these artistic manifestations as purely aesthetic and decorative motives.
ALTAMIRA, Mexico, Nov.
Cave drawings thought to be older than those in the famed caves of Lascaux have been discovered in a grotto in western France, officials from the Charente region said Sunday.
By Andrew Hay ALTAMIRA, Brazil (Reuters) - Amazon land activist Deurival Santiago has the look of a hunted man. Unshaven, his eyes bloodshot and his head bowed, the 53-year-old sits in the back room of a safe house near Brazil's muddy Trans-Amazonian highway as logging trucks roll by outside.
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.