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How COVID-19 Affected Diwali Celebrations This Year
Diwali is one of the most important celebrations in Hinduism. Known as the Festival of Lights, it is celebrated with much pomp and vigor in India. In recent years, many more countries have joined in...
The European Custom of ‘Telling the Bees’
Do you know that there is a European tradition called "telling the bees"? This is a custom according to which beekeepers tell the bees important events of their life, including births, deaths, marriages, return to...
Dating back as far as AD 150 to 950, the water gatherers left behind charred material in the cave indicating they started small fires to melt the ice to collect as drinking water or perhaps for religious rituals. (Image: via pixabay / CC0 1.0)
Team Discovers Ancestral Puebloans Survived Ice Melt in Lava Tubes
For more than 10,000 years, the people who lived on the arid landscape of modern-day western New Mexico were renowned for their complex societies, unique architecture, and early economic and political systems. But surviving in...
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How Teen Influencers Impact Social Media Marketing
Social media brought with it a new form of marketing — influencer marketing. An influencer is basically a person who has a large following on social media platforms and can influence his followers to buy...
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5 Reasons Why You Should Gift Children With Balance Bikes
Balance bikes aim to teach toddlers the basics of balance when they are in motion. They allow kids to learn about guiding and controlling movements while also estimating distances. Here are five additional reasons why...
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Pennsylvania Postal Worker Exposes Intimidation Over Election Fraud Allegations
As reports of election fraud mount, a 2-hour recording released Nov. 11 reveals how federal agents allegedly used threats against a Pennsylvania postal worker in an attempt to have him recant his report that colleagues...
The Biggest Trees Capture the Most Carbon: Large Trees Dominate Carbon Storage in Forests
Older, large-diameter trees have been shown to store disproportionally massive amounts of carbon compared to smaller trees, highlighting their importance in mitigating climate change, according to a new study in Frontiers in Forests and Global Change....
A leaning Deer Stone placed in front of dozens of small stone mounds containing ritually-sacrificed horse burials at the Bronze Age monument site of Ikh Tsagaanii Am, Bayankhongor Province, central Mongolia. (Credit: William Taylor)
Population Dynamics and the Formation of the Central Asian Empires
In a new study published in the journal Cell, an international research team has investigated the genetic, sociopolitical, and cultural changes that accompanied the emergence of the Eurasian steppe empires. The team analyzed genome-wide data...
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Character Is the Most Valuable Thing in a Person’s Life
Character is the victor’s laurel crown and the glory of life. Keep your character and then you will keep the greatest wealth. Honesty and integrity Our recognition of a person often starts with honesty, trusting...