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Demystifying the age of the Ifugao Rice Terraces to decolonize history

The way mainstream Filipino consciousness imagines the Ifugao in connection with the age of the terraces needs to change

The way mainstream Filipino consciousness imagines the Ifugao in connection with the age ...

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Demystifying the age of the Ifugao Rice Terraces to decolonize history

The new species is dubbed Homo luzonensis after the island of Luzon where its remains ...

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Diggings in Philippine cave find new early human species

The research is based on data from 7 rounds of the National Fertility Survey of Japan, ...

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Virgin territory: study shows sexual inexperience rising in Japan

Data scientists from the Asian Institute of Management envision to use advanced analytics ...

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From traffic to disease outbreaks: How AIM's data scientists hope to improve Filipinos' lives

Most agree that psychopaths are remorseless people who lack empathy for others. But in ...

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How to distinguish a psychopath from a 'shy-chopath'

There is a growing demand for socially responsible approaches to digital design and user ...

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The mind distracted: technology's battle for our attention

An archaeologist says 12 children and 6 animals were among the mummies, while the rest ...

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Egypt unveils more than 40 ancient mummies

The director of the National Museum, Alexander Kellner, says that the exhibition is ...

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Brazil museum holds first exhibition since fire

It is known that zebras get bitten far less than animals with a single fur color, so a ...

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'Zebra' tribal body paint cuts fly bites 10-fold – study

People look up the common word for the meaning behind the abstract concept

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'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's 2018 Word of the Year