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    Medicinal Microbes of Our Ancestors: Tracing the History of Probiotics

    In order to understand the history of probiotics, one needs to imagine a time before modern  medicine, when people looked to nature to heal...

    How One Town Keeps India's 500-year-old Papermaking Industry Alive (Video)

    The town of Sanganer, located in the western state of Rajasthan in India, is home to a 500-year-old papermaking industry. The paper factories in...

    800-year-old Jin Period Tomb in China is a Window into Funeral Customs of the Age

    Detailed findings from an extraordinary Jin Dynasty tomb in Shanxi province of central China that was discovered in 2019 have recently been made public...

    Ragnar’s Death Song: The Last Words of a Viking King (Video)

    Ragnar's Death Song, also known as the Song of the Crow or the Krakumal, is a poem that tells the story of Ragnar's death....

    Ancient DNA is Restoring the Origin Story of the Swahili People of the East African Coast

    Chapurukha Kusimba /The Conversation The legacy of the medieval Swahili civilization is a source of extraordinary pride in East Africa, as reflected in its...

    Real Letters from the Roman Front Lines – What Do They Say? (Video)

    Real letters from the Roman front lines offer a fascinating glimpse into the everyday lives of ancient soldiers . These letters were the primary...

    Roman Venus Statues Found Amongst the Garbage

    It has often been said that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. A team of archaeologists in France recently offered definitive proof of...

    Theia—Greek Goddess of Light, the Sun, the Moon, and Wisdom

    The Olympian gods are well known to most people in the Western world. A lesser-known deity is Theia. Theia is the primordial Greek goddess...

    The Chilling Messages Encoded in Egyptian Tombs (Video)

    It’s common knowledge that man didn’t learn to fly until the 20 th century. However shocking discoveries in both South America and Egypt are...

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