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Seafaring and Ancient Sea Levels

Could ancient people from Asia have taken a sea route instead of a land route into the Americas? Is it possible that they could have built boats and actually sailed across the Pacific or along the ancient shoreline to reach the New World? 1,459 more words

Ancient Man

Gulag

In winter, stars seem uninterested,
cold, like the wind against your face,
not white-hot, but just white
without a trace of irony,

and the moon itself, 25 more words

Poems

Clovis First No Longer

Archaeologists have long held the belief that the Clovis People were the first to arrive and settle in the Americas, however, this assumption is no longer the case in light of the growing evidence. 1,499 more words

Ancient Man

A Russian Summer

VI

We broke fast on the banks of the Angara,

As Orthodox bells motioned for day break

Then foundered and met with uncertain resonance

A surer impulse of dawn- 370 more words

Russia

Five Maps That Explain China's strategy

The Chinese geopolitical reality is that it is an isolated country that is also deeply divided internally. Its strategic priority, therefore, is internal stability. Isolation amidst internal disorder has been China’s worst case scenario. 25 more words

Politics

Siliguri becomes haven for migratory birds

​Bird watchers on Friday flocked here where a large number of migratory birds have arrived to escape the extreme cold of their Arctic home grounds. 244 more words

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