Hello Kitty is not a cat, plus more reveals before her L.A. tour – LA Times

via Hello Kitty is not a cat, plus more reveals before her L.A. tour – LA Times.A Hello Kitty plush doll from 1976

Man Arrested While Picking Up His Kids: \’The Problem Is I\’m Black\’ – The Atlantic

via Man Arrested While Picking Up His Kids: \’The Problem Is I\’m Black\’ – The Atlantic.

The Golden Ratio—A Sacred Number That Links the Past to the Present – The Epoch Times

via The Golden Ratio—A Sacred Number That Links the Past to the Present – The Epoch Times.Golden Ratio

Archaeologists Find Giant One-Armed Warrior in Siberia | News | The Moscow Times

via Archaeologists Find Giant One-Armed Warrior in Siberia | News | The Moscow Times.

Hohokam village unearthed at planned mall site

via Hohokam village unearthed at planned mall site.Planned outlet mall site

Neanderthals walked among us – study | Science | theguardian.com

via Neanderthals walked among us – study | Science | theguardian.com.A Neanderthal model on display in the Prehistoric Museum of Halle, eastern Germany.

Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10,000-year history of El Nino cycles

via Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10,000-year history of El Nino cycles.

Mystery of the Nazca Lines deepens as gales and sandstorms reveal geoglyphs | Mail Online

via Mystery of the Nazca Lines deepens as gales and sandstorms reveal geoglyphs | Mail Online.The new lines were revealed following gales and sandstorms in the region and researchers believe this geoglyph shows a camelid (outlined left) above an unidentified bird (outlined right). Some 700 geoglyphs are thought to have been drawn by the ancient Nazca people between the first and sixth centuries

Four decades of violence in 12th century Mesa Verde : Archaeology News from Past Horizons

via Four decades of violence in 12th century Mesa Verde : Archaeology News from Past Horizons.Mesa Verde architecture. Image: Scott Catron (Wikimedia Commons, used under a CC BY 3.0)

1,300-Year-Old Pottery Found in Colorado Contains Ancient ‘Natural Aspirin’ | Western Digs

via 1,300-Year-Old Pottery Found in Colorado Contains Ancient ‘Natural Aspirin’ | Western Digs.pottery sherd from Colorado with traces of salicylic acid

Excavation ‘very likely’ to redefine the Zoroastrianism’s origin – CCTV News – CCTV.com English

via Excavation ‘very likely’ to redefine the Zoroastrianism’s origin – CCTV News – CCTV.com English.Archaeologists in Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have discovered major Zoroastrian tombs, dated to over 2,500 years ago.

Long-neglected Gaza heritage wilts in war – MIDEAST

via Long-neglected Gaza heritage wilts in war – MIDEAST.

ISIS threatens Iraq\’s ancient past: The lost city of Nineveh

via ISIS threatens Iraq\’s ancient past: The lost city of Nineveh.

BrightSource solar plant sets birds on fire as they fly overhead – Technology & Science – CBC News

via BrightSource solar plant sets birds on fire as they fly overhead – Technology & Science – CBC News.The Ivanpah plant consists of more than 300,000 mirrors, each the size of a garage door, that reflect and concentrate solar energy onto three boiler towers. Together, they cover 1,416 hectares. Solar Scorched Birds

How Congress Helped Create Ferguson’s Militarized Police – NationalJournal.com

via How Congress Helped Create Ferguson’s Militarized Police – NationalJournal.com.

Did Michael Brown Steal Cigars — Or Pay For Them? – LewRockwell.com

via Did Michael Brown Steal Cigars — Or Pay For Them? – LewRockwell.com.

The Coming Race War Won’t Be About Race | TIME

via The Coming Race War Won’t Be About Race | TIME.

\’UFO\’ photographed hovering above Houston\’s stormy skies | Mail Online

via \’UFO\’ photographed hovering above Houston\’s stormy skies | Mail Another picture shows the 'thing' hovering in clear skiesOnline.Several people in Houston took pictures of what appears to be a bright, oval object hovering in the skies

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Merovingian necropolis reveals 300 graves : Archaeology News from Past Horizons

via Merovingian necropolis reveals 300 graves : Archaeology News from Past Horizons.