Month: January 2011

Southeastern Archaeology: Carolina Bays Time Capsules of Culture and Climate Change

Carolina Bays Time Capsules of Culture and Climate Change Southeastern Archaeology

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Plato: A Man Before (and after) His Time

Atlantis (in Greek, Ἀτλαντὶς νῆσος, “island of Atlas“) is a legendary island first mentioned in Plato‘s dialogues Timaeus and Critias. In Plato’s account, Atlantis was a naval power lying “in front of the Pillars of Hercules” that conquered many parts of Western Europe and Africa 9,000 years before the time of Solon, or approximately 9600 BC. After a failed attempt to invade Athens, Atlantis sank into the ocean “in a […]

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TV Show: Clovis Comet

Good cribbed video here on the YouTube of one of the several television programs concerning the Clovis Comet. Unfortunately, it has a promotional URL pasted on the video through about half of the clip. It is always comforting to see that, despite the best efforts of skeptics who simply want this story to go away […]

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