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Someone Butchered a Rhino in the Philippines 700,000 Years Ago, But Who?

Yesterday, Nature published an alarming find of butchered rhinoceros remains from the Kalinga site in the Cagayan Valley on Luzon in the Philippines. The long bones were clearly smashed as if to have access to marrow. 283 kata lagi

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Floresiensis Family: Legacy & Discovery at Liang Bua

In 2003, a single swipe of a spade rocked the field of paleoanthropology. During a routine excavation, digging through damp clay of a cave floor, that single swipe revealed an entirely unexpected creature. 555 kata lagi

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The Big Durian

The Big Durian, that is Jakarta, a metropolis of over 10 million people and navigating this termite nest is like walking through a throbbing swamp of consciousness with its swimming faces and a stream of molten cars moving through the streets and the pavements blocked with… 1.381 kata lagi

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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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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

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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

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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

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