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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
Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Sea Cucumbers Rip Out Their Own Guts - Delicious!
Long specialized strands of their gut, located underneath their respiratory tree, called Cuvierian tubules (named after the French biologist, Georges Cuvier, who discovered them) are forcefully ejected out of their anuses at their attackers.
Six Extinctions in Six Minutes: Shelf Life Video
All things must pass.
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
At another, she's describing the work of men like Georges Cuvier, the naturalist credited with developing a theory of extinction in post-Revolutionary France, or Charles Darwin.
Five new species of fan-throated lizards discovered in India
The first species of fan-throated lizard Sitana ponticeriana was described by the renowned French Naturalist and father of Paleontology, Georges Cuvier in 1829 from Puducherry, India. Since then five other species were described from Nepal and Sri Lanka.
The Year in Cardiology 2015: Acute Coronary Syndromes
The year 2015 has been productive in studies on pathophysiology of ACS. In particular on the different mechanisms of disease and related outcomes. New information has been published on the early diagnosis of ACS and on prevention and treatment of ...

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