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Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Starting an Herbal Garden
When planning an herbal garden it is important to decide what herbs you want to grow. Then decide where you're going to plant them. Will it be indoors or outdoors? Is there enough sunlight? Is the soil loose with good drainage or very firm and rocky? And so...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Magick in Ancient Egypt
"O Isis great enchantress, free me, release me from all evil red things, from the fever of the god and the fever of the goddess. From death, and deathfrom pain, and the pain that comes over me; as though hast freed, as thou hast released thy son Horus,...
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian

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The Amazon soil problem Ions and surfaces
corn draws more nutrients from the soil than any other Amazonian crop and thus needs better soils.
ANCIENT SOIL RESOURCE INVESTIGATIONS AT PIEDRAS. NEGRAS relative agricultural productivity from an ancient soil resources point of view.
Make Biochar — this Ancient Technique Will Improve Your Soil
Amazingly, these “dark earths” persist today as a testament to an ancient soil- building method you can use in your garden.
I propose to quantify ancient soil erosion through a new technique that relies on 87Sr/86Sr ratio of fossil plants and animals as a proxy for ancient soil depth. ANCIENT SOIL POLLUTION BY HEAVY

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Grassy Savannas Once Dominated East Africa Landscape
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The Ancient Edge
Savanna, Not Forest, Was Human Ancestors' Proving Ground
Tree-Dotted Savannas Once Dominated East Africa Landscape
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Did man walk much earlier than thought? Open spaces existed in East African
But the new evidence, based on chemical signatures in ancient soil samples, shows that savannah-like open habitats have prevailed there for more than six million years.

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Ancient soil methods impress modern science and help climate
Jan 15, 2008 Terra Preta technique from the Amazon rainforest can sequester carbon and provide carbon-neutral energy.
Ancient Soil Replenishment Technique Helps In Battle Against
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Make Biochar — this Ancient Technique Will Improve Your Soil
You can increase your garden soils fertility by adding biochar. This soil- enhancing ingredient has been made for thousands of years in the Amazon. - National Science Foundation (NSF) News - Six Million

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