Nautical archaeology: An emerging field
By: Nicholas Budsberg
Nautical archaeology is a relatively recent field of research that aims at learning more about our human past through shipwrecks. In 1960, George Bass, Peter Throckmorton and a team of archaeologists and divers began the first archaeological research project designed to excavate a shipwreck underwater...
Ancient site 'gate to hell' found in Turkey
By: Leigh Goessl
Archaeologists working in Turkey have discovered what is being described as a "gate to hell". Found in the ruins in the southwestern portion of the country, the location, Pluto's Gate, is said to emit dangerous vapors. The team of Italian archaeologists, led by Francesco D&rsquo...
The most common myths about introverts
By: Tammy Cramblett
Did you know that there is a war brewing between introverts and extroverts? Not the type of war where there is arguing and bloodshed, obviously. This is more of a silent war; some people think being an introvert is all but a crime and should...
Biggest disasters that were caused by mankind
By: Christyl Rivers
Disasters that are caused by mankind can fall into at least two categories. When one thinks of disaster they typically envision something like Titanic, or Chernobyl. But another kind of disaster can be examined of which the effects are still causing death and destruction today...
Understanding highly sensitive people
By: Peter Messerschmidt
"Don't be so sensitive!" "You need to grow a thicker skin!" "You just let every little thing get in your way. Don't be so fussy!" "I don't understand why you can't deal with life the way others do!" If other people...
Tips for achieving success as an introvert
By: W. Diane Van Zwol
Achieving success can seem impossible if you are an introvert, but many introverts are highly successful. Understanding how to achieve success as an introvert (in a world that seems full of extroverts), will be easier if you understand the word introvert. Dictionary.com suggests that...
By: Maryam Idris
Introverts are people who often want to be alone, and they usually come across as quiet people. Unfortunately, as introverts make up only a small percent of the population, they, along with most other minorities, are misunderstood. People come up with their own assumptions about...
By: Michael Pastore
Introverted personality types are often looked down upon by collective society. Having a preference for activities done alone, introverts are commonly viewed as eccentric individuals who dislike other people, which cannot be further from the truth. While some people who fall under the introverted category...
By: John Atchison
The Earth is a wonderful place for many reasons. One of those is the fact that it contains so many mysteries within its depths. This is not talking about unexplored places around the globe, as most all of this planet has seen some sort of...
By: David Thackston
The Palace of Pylos is one of the most important archeological sites dating from the Bronze Age due to the preservation of hundreds of clay tablets that were found at the site. Located at Pylos, Messenia, near the Navarino Bay, the site was discovered by...

 

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