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  1. Lifestyle - Books

    Ancient manuscripts tell of proud, independent people

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 07:13am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill Ancient manuscripts tell of proud, independent people The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History by Rian Thum Harvard University Press The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History may be a scholarly book about the manuscripts of Uygur history and not politics, but it is timely. Beijing is facing the most serious armed threat to its rule in Xinjiang since the 1950s, especially ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - GENETICS

    Add Siberians to the mix: European ancestry more tangled than thought

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 03:29am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Uncovering Siberian ancestry of Europeans The genetic origins of modern Europeans may be more complicated than previously thought. Ancient people from Siberia who were related ... the Siberian region who the scientists called "ancient north Eurasians". The scientists sequenced the genomes of a farmer who had lived in Germany about 7,000 years ago and eight ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology

    Ancient planets orbiting ancient star found relatively close to earth

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:32am by Los Angeles Times

    ... Los Angeles Times One planet may be positioned for liquid water, and therefore life, to possibly exist Planets and old star found close to earth Scientists have discovered two ancient ... probably just as old as their host star: ancient worlds orbiting an ancient sun. ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Precious Afghanistan heritage reclaimed

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Sue Green

    ... Sue Green A Melbourne exhibition of Afghan treasures is a remarkable affirmation of a troubled land's ancient culture and a tribute to the people who saved them, writes Sue Green ... it and by the time it was abandoned because of the impending US invasion he had found more gold objects than in the tomb of Egypt’s King Tutankhamun. Some years later, while Hiebert was researching his ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - ARCHAEOLOGY

    Carbon dating establishes timeline for first Egyptian pharaohs

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of Ancient Egypt, and suggests that Egypt formed far more rapidly than was previously thought." Aha and his seven successors ruled over a territory spanning a similar area to Egypt today, ... of tools have pinpointed the crucial time in world history when Egypt emerged as a distinct state. Experts have wrangled for decades as to when turbulent upper and lower Egypt were brought together ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, September 14, 2014

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 04:18am by AGENCIES

    ... anthracotheres, discovered in remote Egypt, was dubbed Jaggermeryx naida- Jagger's water nymph. "I'm a huge Stones fan," admitted Ellen Miller, who co-authored the water nymph paper ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Taking the fight to liver disease

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:08pm by David Wilson

    ... as ways to improve liver function. "The liver can regenerate itself, which makes it unique," says Hong Kong-based nutritionist Courtney Moskal. Moskal believes the ancient spice turmeric ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books

    From street to CEO seat with 'Slumdog' author

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 01:28pm by Ajay Singh

    ... by Machiavelli and Arthashastra, the ancient Indian treatise on statecraft, talked about the attributes of a good king. Today, most business books talk about the attributes of a good CEO. In fact, CEOs ...

  9. News - World - NATURE

    Mexican axolotl salamander dubbed the 'water monster' faces extinction

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:48am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mexico City Scientists study the axolotl salamander's ability to regenerate organs Mexican 'water monster' battles extinction Dubbed the "water monster" by the Aztecs, the axolotl salamander is battling extinction in the remnants of Mexico City's ancient lake, alarming scientists hoping mankind learns from its ability to regenerate ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Hong Kong mothers find success writing children's books

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:40am by Elaine Yau

    ... the Ramayana and the Mahabharata [the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India] about myriad Hindu gods, of great kings and heroes and their triumphs over the most evil of adversaries." Telling ...




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