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The Amazing Discovery of Dinosaur Fossils in Missouri (Parrosaurus missouriensis)

Recently, there have been some major paleontological discoveries that will change our perception of natural history. Fossilized bones of dinosaurs were found in the most unexpected of places. Finding dinosaur fossils, in itself, is a major discovery, but to find … Continue reading The Amazing Discovery of Dinosaur Fossils in Missouri (Parrosaurus missouriensis)

Anthropology: The Myth of Miscommunication Between the Genders

From the patriarchal society of the 70s to the progressive movements we’re experiencing today, gender inequality has always been a prominent component of humanity. One area of interest, in particular for linguists, is the cause of supposed miscommunication between the … Continue reading Anthropology: The Myth of Miscommunication Between the Genders

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Endosymbiosis: Evidence and Application in the Study of Disease

Darwin documented natural selection among finches while in the Galapagos Islands. With his new knowledge, Darwin proposed his theory of evolution. He claimed that evolution was essentially descent with modification. With time, scientists adapted the definition of evolution. Evolution is … Continue reading Endosymbiosis: Evidence and Application in the Study of Disease

The Ethics of Hominids: A Discussion of Politics and Power in Human Research

Around 70,000 years ago, organisms belonging to the species Homo sapiens started to form and establish an evolutionary process, eventually leading to the modern human. The first humans evolved in East Africa 2.5 million years ago and were only recently … Continue reading The Ethics of Hominids: A Discussion of Politics and Power in Human Research

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Linguistic Anthropology of the Mediterranean Lingua Franca

Heavenly and picturesque sceneries are not the only intriguing phenomenon of the Mediterranean region. The linguistic anthropology of an obsolete language is similarly thought-provoking. Therefore, today’s post will discuss the linguistic anthropology of the Mediterranean Lingua Franca which was a … Continue reading Linguistic Anthropology of the Mediterranean Lingua Franca