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Manzanas Entrelazadas: Maladivulgación: La masa y la energía en El Mundo

Manzanas Entrelazadas: Maladivulgación: La masa y la energía en El Mundo

If the jaw isn't strapped shut when a body is mummified, it naturally falls open during the process of decay, leaving a permanent "scream." Most modern burial practices account for this -- the ghost of Jacob Marley, Scrooge's business partner in A Christmas Carol, is always shown with that weird headband/chinstrap for precisely this reason. But not all cultures take closing the jaw into account, or sometimes the knots tying the mouth shut just slip.

The 7 Most Terrifying Archaeological Discoveries

is anyone else fascinated by mummies the history the science I can’t get enough

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Snake Oil bottle, with label. Click Image and read: "How Snake Oil Got a Bad Rap (Hint: It Wasn’t The Snakes’ Fault)"

The July 1889 find in Nampa, Idaho, of a small human figure during a well-drilling operation caused intense scientific interest last century. Unmistakably made by human hands, it was found at a depth (320’) which would place its age far before the arrival of man in this part of the world.  The find has never been challenged except to say that it was impossible.

Here Are 23 Disturbing Facts About History That Couldn't Be Taught In School

July 1889 Nampa, Idaho-a small human figure found during a well-drilling operation. Unmistakably made by human hands, it was found at a depth which would place its age far before the arrival of man in this part of the world.

Lina Medina is the youngest confirmed mother in medical history, giving birth at the age of five years, seven months and 17 days. From a remote village in Peru, in 1939 Medina was brought to a hospital by her parents due to increasing abdominal size. She was originally thought to have had a tumor, but her doctors determined she was in her seventh month of pregnancy.

Lina Medina is the youngest confirmed mother in medical history, giving birth at the age of five years, seven months and 17 days. From a remote village in Peru, in 1939

Brief History of Income Taxes Infographic. Topic: American taxpayer, US taxation. Tax law.

A Brief History of Income Taxes [Infographic]

Brief History of Income Taxes Infographic. Topic: American taxpayer, US taxation.

Astrolabe, magnificent computer of the Ancients—an instrument used to make astronomical measurements, before the development of the sextant

Vintage & Astrolabe – Ancient instrument for locating and predicting the positions of the Sun, Moon, planets, and stars. The earliest astrolabe was created 150 B. Was an indispensable tool of astronomers, navigators and astrologers. on imgfave

Ralph C. Lincoln, 11th generation Lincoln, 3rd cousin of Abraham

Ralph C. Lincoln, generation Lincoln, cousin of Abraham, neat. In my family all of the first born daughters, and many of the subsequent daughters on the maternal side look incredibly alike especially in the baby pics.

This Maya skull, found in Chiapas, Mexico, is an example of this early practice of inserting semi-precious stones into one’s mouth. These decorations apparently were common to all classes, and were thought to be inserted with the aid of of an obsidian drill.

Sophisticated dentistry allowed Native Americans to add bling to their teeth as far back as years ago, a new study says. Ancient peoples of southern North America went to “dentists"—among the.

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