In this post we present and discuss an excerpt from Valerius Maximus.
This post is a summary of information on the exciting discoveries from the Cooper’s Ferry site in western Idaho, USA. Continue reading “The Cooper’s Ferry site, Idaho, USA; evidence that humans were present in the Americas ~16,000 years ago”
Phocas was a mere brutal soldier—cruel, ignorant, suspicious, and reckless, and in his incapable hands the empire began to fall to pieces with alarming rapidity. Continue reading “The reign of Roman Emperor Phocas”
In this post we present and discuss an excerpt from the Suda Lexicon. Continue reading “Archilochus’ death and some interesting theological elements”
Researchers have found unexpected fossil traces of a temperate rainforest near the South Pole 90 million years ago, suggesting the continent had an exceptionally warm climate in prehistoric times. Continue reading “Evidence for a 90-million-year-old rainforest near the South Pole”
Children with elevated exposure to early life stress in the home and elevated prenatal exposure to air pollution exhibited heightened symptoms of attention and thought problems, according to researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and Columbia Psychiatry. Early life stress is common in youth from disadvantaged backgrounds who also often live in areas with greater exposure to air pollution. Continue reading “Mix of stress and air pollution may lead to cognitive difficulties in children”