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RANDOM FACTS: HOBBITS

Eighty years ago, on September 21, 1937, JRR Tolkien’s book The Hobbit was first published. In the mid-19th century, ‘hobbit’ (or ‘hobbet’) meant a seed basket or a measure of 2.5 bushels.

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Ravenhawks Magazine

Random Facts: Hobbits

Eighty years ago, on September 21, 1937, JRR Tolkien’s book The Hobbit was first published.

In the mid-19th century, ‘hobbit’ (or ‘hobbet’) meant a seed basket or a measure of 2.5 bushels. 107 kata lagi

Random Facts

Diluncurkan, "National Geographic Indonesia"

  • Kompas: Selasa, 29 Maret 2005, halaman 1

JAKARTA, KOMPAS – Majalah ilmu pengetahuan berbasis geografi, National Geographic edisi bahasa Indonesia secara resmi diluncurkan, Senin (28/3) malam di Gedung Arsip Nasional Jakarta. 545 kata lagi

LINGKUNGAN

When was the first language? When was the first human?

Reading a new book of mine, Steven Pinker’s The sense of style, 2014, I was bemused by his casual remark on the first page of the first chapter, ‘The spoken word is older than our species…’. 1.227 kata lagi

Science

Recent Exciting Developments in Human Evolutionary History: Naledi and Flores

Continuing with our series on recent exciting discoveries in human genetics/paleo anthropology:

  • Ancient hominins in the US?
  • Homo naledi
  • Homo flores
  • Humans evolved in Europe?
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Human Migration, Cultures, And Species Of Exit

BS&M Does Homo floresiensis

This past Friday, our journal club took on “The affinities of Homo floresiensis based on phylogenetic analyses of cranial, dental, and postcranial characters” (Argue et al. 1.125 kata lagi

Evolution

Human History Twist

On the island of Flores, about a decade ago, in the Liang Bua cave there were discovered some bones. The bones were human like, but small, perhaps those of a child. 986 kata lagi

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