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How Lead Poisoning Crippled the Roman Empire

How Lead Poisoning Crippled the Roman Empire

Archaeologists from the University of Sheffield have been investigating exactly how lead poisoning affected the overall human health of the Roman Empire. This exciting new research is being led by two people. The first is University of Sheffield’s Department of Archaeology Professor Maureen Carroll and the second is Dr Tracy …

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How Civilizations Became Evil

How Civilizations Became Evil

We all know what the history books tell us – that humans were hunters and gathers for about 250,000 years. And then around 10,000 years ago, a group of people solved the puzzle of agriculture from which the first seeds of big industrial farms were sown. Yes, as always, there …

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6 Pointers on How to Talk to Your Kitty

6 Pointers on How to Talk to Your Kitty

Many people who have good friends that are cat lovers tend to struggle with why they get so attached to these felines. But one of the things that non cat people have trouble understanding is the ability to communicate with cats. To most people, they like to compare how cats …

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Earth May Be on the Verge of a Catastrophe

Earth May Be on the Verge of a Catastrophe

Have you had enough hurricanes, earthquakes and natural disasters? Apparently, Mother Earth may have some other things in store for us – at least this is what scientists think. The quantity of carbon dioxide that people will release in the atmosphere by year 2100 could be enough to set off …

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