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Mushroom Hunting!!

Toby and I spent the last week in Cleveland Ohio for the 9th Gay Games. It was a spectacular event! Toby’s volleyball team, Juicy fruits, received the bronze medal in the B division. 338 more words

Origins of Hierarchy: How Egyptian Pharaohs Rose to Power

Stephanie Pappas has an interesting post at LiveScience:  Origins of Hierarchy: How Egyptian Pharaohs Rose to Power.

The rulers of ancient Egypt lived in glorious opulence, decorating themselves with gold and perfumes and taking their treasures with them to the grave.

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Zeitgeist

Traversar VII - dodging the clouds

Tuesday evening and I am staring out at the clouds that are slowly filling the valley top to bottom again. It has been a bit of a fight with the weather so far. 234 more words

Switzerland

Gobekli Tepe News ~ Klaus Schmidt (December 11, 1953-July 20, 2014)

Klaus Schmidt (born December 11, 1953 and died July 20, 2014) was a German archaeology professor who led the excavations at GöbekliTepe from 1996 to 2014.

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Turkey

An Introduction to Ireland's Late Mesolithic

The Late Mesolithic is characterized by a change in landscape, technology, settlement patterns, cultural identity and  the transitional phase to the Neolithic and Ireland’s first farmers. 736 more words

Archaeology

Team Colours

If you caught me playing a sport (most likely, unlikely) this would be my kind of team uniform.

If I am going to step outside the boundaries of black, white, grey and leopard print, I’m going to step out in pink. 228 more words

Fashion

An Introduction to Ireland's Early Mesolithic Age

According to archaeological evidence, Ireland was first occupied sometime around 8,000 BCE. Two archaeological sites that testify to this are found at Mount Sandel, near Coleraine, Co. 751 more words

Archaeology