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by Bruce
Sun Feb 25, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: just to make Mins eyes explode from their sockets
Replies: 5
Views: 2832

http://dsc.discovery.com/news/2007/02/25/tomb_arc.html?category=archaeology&guid=20070225073000 Feb. 25, 2007 — New scientific evidence, including DNA analysis conducted at one of the world's foremost molecular genetics laboratories, as well as studies by leading scholars, suggests a 2,000-year-old ...
by Bruce
Fri Feb 09, 2007 10:04 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: OOPArts
Replies: 104
Views: 34951

http://www.livescience.com/animalworld/070205_primitive_primate.html Bloch recently caught a lucky break when he made the rare discovery of nearly complete skeletons of two plesiadapiform species, now named Ignacius clarkforkensis and Dryomomys szalayi, embedded in limestone outside Yellowstone Nati...
by Bruce
Sat Feb 03, 2007 8:15 am
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: Pokotia Monolith
Replies: 258
Views: 110300

There is no way in hell that Bolivia can be construed as north east of Mesopotamia. North East of Chile? Yes. They have to be referring to Texas! Charlie you found any sumer writing on those rocks? Quote: During the 5th millennium BC a people known as the Ubaidians established settlements in the re...
by Bruce
Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:30 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: The Club and their Lackeys will poop in their pants!
Replies: 14
Views: 4337

having a belief in the imaginery club is only going to hamper your efforts to be taken seriously because there isnt one theres just qualified people who require actual evidence rather than speculation Is that why the club is going to let an amatuer get all the credit? I'm not going to rest till the...
by Bruce
Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:15 pm
Forum: The 'Everything Else' Forum.....
Topic: Global warming.
Replies: 828
Views: 98553

http://www.nature.com/news/2007/070101/full/070101-2.html They lived in resplendence, half a world apart, before meeting their respective downfalls within decades of one another. Now a new theory suggests that the decline of the Tang Dynasty in China and that of the Mayan civilization in Mexico may ...
by Bruce
Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: The news page
Replies: 436
Views: 137826

http://cosmiclog.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2007/01/05/27509.aspx The basic concept isn't new, Saturno admitted. "Crop marks have been used in Europe for decades to identify Roman villas, moats, things like that," he told me. "It's a matter of there being slight changes in the soil over those ruins that,...
by Bruce
Sat Jan 06, 2007 9:50 am
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: Neanderthal DNA
Replies: 437
Views: 165133

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg19325853.200-the-dna-so-dangerous-it-does-not-exist.html Could there be forbidden sequences in the genome - ones so harmful that they are not compatible with life? One group of researchers thinks so. Unlike most genome sequencing projects which set out to search...
by Bruce
Sat Jan 06, 2007 9:30 am
Forum: The 'Everything Else' Forum.....
Topic: Global warming.
Replies: 828
Views: 98553

http://www.csmonitor.com/2007/0104/p03s03-ussc.html The earliest records for the NAO appear in Scandinavian archives that date back centuries, researchers say. The phenomenon swings between two states. When the NAO is positive, a large region of high pressure appears over the central Atlantic, while...
by Bruce
Fri Jan 05, 2007 6:59 am
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: Deleted
Replies: 1522
Views: 240044

Charlie wrote I've been keepping the possibilty of a cremation ceremony in mind, especially with the amount of ocher being used, and the number of "axes" and choppers. I've wondered if our lack of bones is due to the practice of creamation among these people. We seem to have a lot of Indian bones, b...
by Bruce
Thu Jan 04, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: The 'Everything Else' Forum.....
Topic: Global warming.
Replies: 828
Views: 98553

http://enewschannels.com/2006/12/14/enc513_061011 My journey has been a long and thoughtful one. “Listen” the elders said. “Listen to the Silence”. What does that mean? It took me many years to figure it out. When I heard stories from Grandfather Wallace Black Elk that described his reality I sat in...
by Bruce
Thu Jan 04, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: Evolutionary news
Replies: 708
Views: 131064

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/6216913.stm These brain areas are already known to be involved in the imagining of body movements, suggesting that when the human brain is thinking about the future, it does so in terms of distinct movements and actions that will happen at that point. Examples from ...
by Bruce
Thu Jan 04, 2007 4:26 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: Evolutionary news
Replies: 708
Views: 131064

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2006-12/iu-hdm121806.php Hahn and his research partners examined 110,000 genes in 9,990 gene families that are shared by humans, common chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes), mice, rats and dogs. The scientists found that 5,622, or 56 percent, of the gene families they...
by Bruce
Wed Jan 03, 2007 5:10 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: The God Part of the Brain
Replies: 33
Views: 13603

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/01/02/science/02free.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&\1oref=slogin&\1ref=science Having just lived through another New Year’s Eve, many of you have just resolved to be better, wiser, stronger and richer in the coming months and years. After all, we’re free humans, not slaves, robo...
by Bruce
Wed Jan 03, 2007 2:21 pm
Forum: The 'Everything Else' Forum.....
Topic: Global warming.
Replies: 828
Views: 98553

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16390346/ “This is a dramatic and disturbing event. It shows that we are losing remarkable features of the Canadian North that have been in place for many thousands of years,” Vincent said. “We are crossing climate thresholds, and these may signal the onset of accelerated...
by Bruce
Wed Jan 03, 2007 1:56 pm
Forum: Archived Discussion Forum
Topic: The God Part of the Brain
Replies: 33
Views: 13603

http://www.americanscientist.org/template/AssetDetail/assetid/54427;jsessionid=aaaet7PPwoJv_0 Such reactions, though they may be anathema to science, cannot be dismissed. Anthropologists no longer regard myths as naive views of nature that retreat from consciousness as science advances. These supern...