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2013-06-18 23:27:21

Family Survival Course review released by Ryan Davidsonfor Jason Richard’s newly released home study survival guide. Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB) June 17, 2013

Deforestation Not a New Problem According To Ancient Maya Studies
2012-08-22 15:36:38

Scientists have long thought drought played a part in the Mayan collapse, but some recent studies add twists to this long held theory.

2011-01-19 23:44:56

The instability of large, complex societies is a predictable phenomenon, according to a new mathematical model that explores the emergence of early human societies via warfare.

2010-06-03 06:40:00

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the global economic meltdown in the fall of 2008, many people around the world have been asking "what happened" and "how do we keep it from happening again?" While the causes are now well known, there is still great debate over how to prevent a similar economic catastrophe in the future.

2009-06-11 07:20:00

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new critical nonfiction book, Thomas P. Wallace, Ph. D.

2009-05-07 06:00:00

NEW YORK, May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Art Science Research Laboratory: Heard about the controversy? Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jared Diamond and the estimable New Yorker magazine are in hot water: "New Guinea tribe sues the New Yorker for $10 million.

2008-08-22 03:00:15

By Sheppard, Paul R Hallman, Christine L; Towner, Ronald H ABSTRACT Environmental History of the Southwest is a general science education course at the University of Arizona with an emphasis on human-environment interaction of the past and an objective of preparing non-science majors to understand and critically evaluate contemporary environmental issues.

2007-04-26 06:00:15

By Gowdy, John Key words: Biodiversity, climate change, co-evolution, collapse, generalized Darwinism, Walrasian economics, well-being, world systems analysis SUMMARY The critical problems that scientists warned about decades ago are now upon us.

2005-09-01 23:45:00

A researcher at Rochester Institute of Technology is unraveling a mystery surrounding Easter Island. William Basener, assistant professor of mathematics, has created the first mathematical formula to accurately model the island's monumental societal collapse.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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