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Scientists Determine Eye, Hair Color Of Ancestors With New Technique
2013-01-14 13:24:25

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As DNA analysis technology improves, scientists are able to bring more and more of Earth´s history back to life in greater detail. In a new report in the journal Investigative Genetics, researchers have revealed the ability to flesh out the features of long-dead individuals based on a newly developed analytic technique. By examining variations in the DNA code on teeth and bone artifacts, the geneticists´ new HIrisPlex DNA...

2006-05-02 05:30:59

BERLIN (Reuters) - Top German politicians expressed outrage on Tuesday after a Polish minister compared a German-Russian pipeline deal to a pact made between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union before World War Two. Germany and Russia plan to pipe gas under the Baltic Sea and Poland is unhappy the project is being built without its involvement. Poland's Defense Minister Radek Sikorski said on Sunday the plan was akin to the Molotov-Ribbentrop pact of 1939 when Adolf Hitler and Josef...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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