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The ancient drink of the Aztecs

June 17th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

The Washington Post has posted an interesting article about pulque, the ancient drink of the Aztecs. Pulque comes from the


Ancient tsunami ‘hit New York’

May 3rd, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

A huge tsunami may have crashed into the New York City region over 2000 years ago, dumping sediment and shells


Ancient Persian tablets are digitized

May 1st, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

Scientists at the University of Chicago have digitally recorded thousands of ancient Persian tablets that tell an unusually detailed story



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