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2013-01-16 23:02:03

A New Study, 25 Years in the Making, Published in Six Books, Unveils a Growing Imbalance in Human Mind, and Happiness in Wisdom, LLC is Launched to Measure it and Report its Implications on Clients' Lives. For More Information Please Visit, http://www.HappinessInWisdom.com (PRWEB) January 16, 2013 The Interactions between Instincts and Intellect and their Impact on Human Behavior One of the most significant secrets of the mind is the hidden and growing imbalance that results from the...

Charity Lists Top Celebrity Science Abusers In 2012
2012-12-28 10:18:47

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Each year around Christmas, a campaign comes forward and lists the top celebrity abuses against science for the year. And in 2012 there has been no shortage of scientific abuse by notable personalities. This year´s top offenders, highlighted by the charity Sense About Science (SAS), include The X Factor judge Simon Cowell, Mad Men actress January Jones and ex-presidential candidate Mitt Romney. SAS each year records the silly...

2012-12-20 05:01:46

What is the root cause for tragedies of school violence or any conflict and crime in the world - is there a solution? The new book Oh My Genetics Of Divinity being released officially on December 21, 2012 reveals it all. Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2012 ICREATE Technologies LLC is launching a new series of books and coaching programs on December 21, 2012 to address the Human Consciousness, New Age - New Thought market under the trademark "Genetics Of Divinity(TM)". This series of...

Researchers Use Poop To Track Prehistoric Humans
2012-11-27 11:55:50

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Disentangling the effects of climate change from those related to human activities is a major challenge for scientists who study the Earth's environmental history. Researchers from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst have recently gotten creative with poop, using a special biomarker found in human feces to establish the first human presence, the appearance of grazing animals and human population dynamics in a landscape. "We are...

Mid-Life Crisis Found To Affect Apes Too
2012-11-20 05:10:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Apes, like humans, experience a decline in happiness during middle age, which rebounds as they approach old age, according to a new study that suggests the infamous mid-life crisis may have biological, rather than sociological, roots. Humans across many cultures report a dip in happiness during their late-40s when compared with their life satisfaction during younger and older years. In the current study, an international team...

Researchers Discover Key Gene That Makes Humans Distinct From Apes
2012-11-15 13:16:05

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An international team of researchers, led by the University of Edinburgh, has discovered a new gene that helps to solve one of life's greatest mysteries — what makes us human? The gene — miR-941 — helps to explain how humans evolved from apes. It appears to have played a crucial role in the development of the human brain and may shed light on our use of tools and language. This is the first time, according...

Ancient Tools Provide Clues To The Past
2012-11-07 21:35:27

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A discovery on the south coast of South Africa is leading to implications that modern humans evolved in this location. Scientists have found evidence for an advanced Stone Age technology that dates back 71,000 years at Pinnacle Point near Mossel Bay. The technology allows projectiles to be thrown at a greater distance and killing power. Considering the technology, along with other findings of advanced technologies and evidence...


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Homo sapiens
2013-09-24 13:55:52

Homo sapiens is the scientific name for the human species. Homo is the human genus, which also includes Neanderthals and various other extinct species of hominid. H. sapiens is the only surviving species of the genus Homo. Modern humans are the subspecies Homo sapiens sapiens, distinguished from their direct ancestor, Homo sapiens idaltu (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homo_sapiens_idaltu). Subspecies of H. sapiens include Homo sapiens idaltu, roughly translated as “elder wise human” and...

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2007-01-02 11:08:06

The common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes), also known as the robust chimpanzee, is a great ape. Basic facts Common chimpanzees are found in the tropical forests and wet savannas of Western and Central Africa. They once inhabited most of this region, but their habitat has been dramatically reduced in recent years. Adults in the wild weigh between 88 and 143 lbs (40 and 65 kg). Males can measure up to 63 inches (160 cm) and females up to 51 inches (130 cm). They are lighter than humans...

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bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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