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11 May, 2020 - 22:58
Can the Baltic Crusades Teach Us About Bringing Nature Back to Life?
By Aleks Pluskowski, Alex Brown & Rowena Banerjea / The Conversation The Forest of Białowieża, which straddles the border of Poland and Belarus, is unique in Europe: it is incredibly ancient...
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31 March, 2020 - 22:58
Alpine Glacier Reveals Unlikely Insights Into Murder of Thomas Becket
Laser scans of an alpine glacier reveal a climate catastrophe in the shadow of England’s Archbishop Thomas Becket’s murder. A team of researchers using lasers to read the levels of lead pollution in...
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23 March, 2020 - 18:01
What Happened to the Maya?
The Maya civilization was a Mesoamerican civilization that was located in Central America. The beginnings of the Maya civilization have been dated to the 2 nd millennium BC. Around the 9 th century...
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19 October, 2017 - 18:56
Rising to the Challenge: Innovative Civilizations Advanced Through Climate Change
Beginning around 90,000 years ago, during an interglacial period, Anatomically Modern Humans were able to take advantage of the favorable climatic conditions and migrate throughout Africa and into...
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19 October, 2017 - 13:54
Volcanic Eruptions and Climate Change Incited Upheaval in Ancient Egypt - and Historians Warn of Repetition
The Nile river was the lifeblood of ancient Egypt. When the waterway flooded nearby lands things were good, but a lack of that precious water caused serious issues. Now, historians have found that...
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9 February, 2016 - 21:50
Late Antiquity Little Ice Age Triggered Plague, Decline of Empires, and Migration
When people think of climate change, most think of rising temperatures, drought, and an increase in storms—the type of climate change Earth is undergoing now. A lot has also been written about how...
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