Daily Archives: March 13, 2019

Bring your own pig: Prehistoric people converged for feasts at Stonehenge from all over Britain

By | 2019-03-13T19:58:32+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Sci/Tech|

Fresh findings shed light on who came to Stonehenge and why, but archaeologists are now baffled by a new mystery: How visitors from as far away as Scotland transported notoriously slow animals across hundreds of kilometers

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Turkey inaugurates ‘Top Archaeological Wonder’ in bid to draw tourists

By | 2019-03-13T18:20:35+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Middle East|

Turkish president declares 2019 as ‘Year of Göbekli Tepe’ in honor of 12,000- year-old site, but many travelers remain wary of visiting the area near tge Syrian border.

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Iran’s ‘road to the sea’ exposed on Golan- analysis

By | 2019-03-13T15:16:48+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Middle East|

Hezbollah’s role in Syria is part of larger network of Iranian-backed groups seeking to threaten Israel and to create a corridor of Iranian influence across Iraq and Syria.

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An effectively invisible new frog found in India

By | 2019-03-13T14:50:01+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Health|

Astrobatrachus kurichiyana is a previously unknown branch on the frog evolutionary tree of life – and it's a living fossil that split from its fellow frogs tens of millions of years ago, a new study has found

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Why do anti-Muslim bigots feel at home in the UK’s Conservative party?

By | 2019-03-13T14:00:57+00:00 March 13th, 2019|World|

The Tories have come a long way since Enoch Powell’s nativist 'rivers of blood' speech, detoxifying some of its prejudices. But a hard-right membership influx means, for British Muslims, it’s now going backwards

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