Evolution theory and America's crisis in education
By: Christyl Rivers
America is the land of opportunity, but opportunity is fading, because the value of science, knowledge, education and innovation is being undermined. The U.S. is behind several other nations in math and science, and some suspect this is due to the complete misunderstanding many...
Processes of culture change: Acculturation
By: K. Russell
Culture is defined as the social customs, institutions, and achievements of a particular group of people. Cultures can be unique to specific regions, religious groups, ethnic groups, or families, to name a few. Acculturation occurs when one group adopts some or all the customs of...
Why we kiss: The science of kissing
By: Christyl Rivers
Let’s kiss: swap spit, suck face, lock lips, pour some sugar on it, smooch, or just plain make out. There are many wonderful descriptions of kissing, but why do it at all? It turns out the reasons are myriad and amazing. Many animals share...
By: Viven Yeo
Strabo (64 BC to 23 AD) was a Greek geographer and historian. Birth Strabo was born in Amasya, Pontus, in Greece to a rich family. His mother’s relatives were important members of the regime of King Mithridates VI of Pontus. Education Strabo had a...
By: Darrin A Yarbrough
Identity is culture and culture is identity. The scientific disciplines that explore this are Linguistic Anthropology and Sociology. Elinor Ochs and Bambi Schieffelin addressed socialization using linguistic as well as ethnographic methods. They discovered enculturation, socialization, and language acquisition are mutually inclusive. Culture and language...
Can religion and science support one another?
By: Christyl Rivers
Creation science is an effort to find evidence of God through revealing God's creation. However, most scientists are not persuaded by Creation science because it does not conform to the process of testing a hypothesis and proving results. It is often asked, can science be...
By: Christyl Rivers
From remote Amazonian tribes to modern free-ranging Freegans, hunter-gatherer lifestyles, although rare, do exist in the twenty-first century. These ancient tribes follow traditions of food gathering, hunting and preparation that have existed for thousands of years. Agriculture and modern industry have greatly diminished the number...
Why are women and men different?
By: Christyl Rivers
Evolution designed males and females to be different so that they could both contribute great gifts for life. Males and females are different primarily for the continuation of their species. Females have the ability to conceive, give birth and nurture children. Men contribute their genetic...

 

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