Easter Island Moai
New findings from the journal, Current Biology, indicate...
The facts are irrefutable. By nightfall on November 29,...
Norman Stark’s health has not been good; not long ago he...
In spring 2000, a group of Florida high school students...
A group of nuns is urging Pope Francis to rescind the...
A 22,000-year-old mastodon skull and tool (a stone blade or...
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Researching the Past

Wawmeesh Hamilton
3/25/12
It was a breathtaking moment for Mowachaht-Muchalaht First Nation member Margarita James...
ICTMN Staff
3/20/12
Hooray! It's spring! On this day, March 20, 2012, the day and night are almost equally long as the sun passes over the equator in what's known as the vernal equinox ...
ICTMN Staff
3/20/12
At precisely 1:14 a.m. on March 20, the sun passed directly over the equator, marking the vernal equinox and the start of spring...
ICTMN Staff
3/18/12
Julia Flynn Siler’s new book, Lost Kingdom: Hawaii’s Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America’s First Imperial Adventure , paints a truer—and more sinister—portrait of how Hawaii w...
ICTMN Staff
3/13/12
The University at Buffalo Graduate Students Association in American Studies will present "Challenging Settler Colonialism," March 23-24 as the 8th Annual Indigenous and American St...
ICTMN Staff
3/11/12
As Japan looks back on the one-year anniversary of the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami that leveled a northern region last March 11, Canada is looking ahead...
Konnie LeMay
3/8/12
For Brenda Child, researching Holding Our World Together: Ojibwe Women and the Survival of Community (Viking, 2012), a history of Ojibwe women that stretches across four states and...
Konnie LeMay
3/8/12
Editor's note: A new book details the ways in which Ojibwe women kept the cultural flame alive from contact onward...
ICTMN Staff
3/5/12
Scientists say they’ve discovered mankind’s oldest ancestor — Pikaia gracilens ...
ICTMN Staff
3/3/12
Dr. Karl Bates explains how he recreated the T. rex skull to determine bite force. Would you rather get bitten by a Tyrannosaurus rex or sat on by an elephant?...

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