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Day 19 - Effigy Mounds National Park

We drive through Iowa to the Effigy Mounds National Monument, a collection of burial mounds preserved along the river. These are the westernmost traces of a people who thrived in this area over 1,000 years ago before vanishing. 110 more words

Westward Trip

There may be gold in them thar hills!

Mystery surrounds an extensive pattern of earthen works discovered in Kazakhstan. 473 more words

Odds & Ends

Planetary Citizen Retrospective - Part 3 - Mounds and Mysteries

Retrospective – Part 3

Serpent Mound, OH ….Mounds and Mysteries
On a family cross-country road trip that took us from Pennsylvania to the Grand Canyon and back, one of the first places we stopped was Serpent Mound, a sacred and mysterious Native American site beside Ohio Brush Creek, in Adams County, Ohio. 635 more words

Cultural Education

she's not a lady


does not empathize

with  withered branches

or displaced birds fleeing a wave of

frozen breath.

The howling wind is a laugh out loud and… 39 more words


Hidden in Plain Sight

Hidden in Plain Sight

“There!” I said and pointed left. Standing less than 10 meters from us was a Roe deer. She was frozen, save her large black eyes that blinked enough to betray. 1,384 more words

Living In Norway

Mounds of Evidence for European Settlements in America Before Columbus

This article was adapted from a comment by Toronto on Politically Correct Idiocy Regarding North American Indians, which was also adapted from a comment. It has been modified slightly. 607 more words