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Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
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
Polyamory: Loving Unlimited
Unconditional loving, loving "without limits and without restrictions" in all areas and in all interactions, is one of the basic aims and guiding principles of the Aluna network of communities for the New- Partnership Era to come. Let's get really...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Earthmind Material
Part 1 | Part 2 Author's Note All references made in the first person(s) herein, are grammatical conveniences created for the sake of the reader. Such words as "I", "OUR", and "I/WE" are therefore not meant to be taken as literal...
Mind >> World Mind

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Paleoclimate: The Quaternary Period
Tertiary period (65 to 1.8 million years ago) to the much colder world of the Quaternary (1.8 million years ago to present) was, for the most part, gradual.
What, if Anything, is Quaternary?
of varied and informal usage by establishing a formal Quaternary Period equivalent to Pleistocene and Holocene – but with its base in the. Gelasian GSSP at c.
Paleogene and Neogene Periods of the Cenozoic Era. A formal
We propose that the Cenozoic Era comprises the Paleogene and Neogene Periods and that the. Quaternary be a Sub-Period spanning the past 2.6 Myr.
Eco-environmental effects of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau uplift during
Eco-environmental effect 7 Quaternary period 7.
The Cenozoic Era
11 The last epic of the Tertiary Period. 12 The first epic of the Quaternary Period. DOWN.

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Nearly One Tenth of Hemisphere's Mammals Unlikely to Outrun
Scientists have discovered that climate change played a major role in causing mass extinction of mammals in the late quaternary era, 50000 years ago.

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Quaternary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Quaternary Period is the most recent of the three periods of the Cenozoic Era in the geologic time scale of the ICS.
Quaternary Period, Quaternary Period Information, Prehistoric Facts
Learn about Earth's Quaternary period (our current period) and get information, facts, and more about prehistoric life from National Geographic.
The Quaternary Period: Ice, Megafauna, and Hominids
The Quaternary Period began with an ice age about 1.8 million years ago. The Quaternary Period is often called the Age of Humans.
Prehistoric Animals--Quaternary Period
Quaternary Period: World of Earth Science

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