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Ancient crocodiles from Africa swam across the Mediterranean to live in Spanish coastal waters, researchers claim in a new study.

Scientists have described fossils of two crocs measuring about 10 feet (3 metres) in length that likely dispersed across the Mediterranean Basin multiple times and colonised both Spain and Italy around five million years ago.
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African Crocodiles Lived in Mediterranean 6 Million Years Ago?

There are two big factions among the 160,000 members of SAG-AFTRA, and they have rarely, if ever, gotten along, even in the eight years since SAG and AFTRA merged into a single union. No event exemplifies the deep divide within SAG-AFTRA like the 2000 commercials strike, which lasted six months and ended 20 years ago this week.

SAG-AFTRA Advertising Strike Reverberates 20 Years Later - Variety

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He is engraved in stone in the National War Memorial in Washington, DC, - back in a small alcove where very few people have seen it.

For the WWII generation, this will bring back memories.

For you younger folks, it's a bit of trivia that is apart of American history.
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Saving The West

Written, directed and co-produced by Alex Warren, “Losing the West” is a documentary about the protection of open space and agricultural lands, as told through eyes of Coloradan Howard Linscott—a gruff, chain-smoking 70-year-old native american cowboy.



As TheBlaze previously reported, Democratic vice presidential nominee U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.) twice dodged Vice President Mike Pence's direct questions during Wednesday night's debate regarding if she and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden would pack the U.S. Supreme Court with additional justices if President Donald Trump loses reelection and Amy Coney Barrett — his latest nominee — is confirmed.
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Kamala Harris gave false 'history lesson' when claiming Lincoln delayed SCOTUS pick so Americans could vote first - TheBlaze

So what can be the harm in acknowledging every morning that Canadians live on stolen First Nations land? The problem is this: if you begin the day by acknowledging that your country, your society, and people of your ancestry are particularly egregious, this is a sure route to self-doubt, impotence and societal failure.

The myth of the ‘stolen country’ | Spectator USA

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The Fraser River, east of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, with the Golden Ears mountains

It's World Rivers Day—a conservation event that branched off in 2005 from its source, BC Rivers Day, founded near this British Columbia river's banks 40 years ago today. The Fraser River flows through a showcase of this Canadian province's diverse landscape: It originates in the Rocky Mountains, carves steep valleys through central BC, and irrigates rich farmlands outside Vancouver before spilling into the sea just south of the city. The river flows gently in this stretch, as seen from the span of the Port Mann Bridge east of Vancouver, with the Golden Ears mountains in the background. Thanks to preservation efforts, the Fraser's main stem remains completely undammed, with its drainage basin covering 25% of BC's land area.
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Newly colorized footage shows the Hindenburg Disaster in vivid color.

More than 80 years after the Hindenburg Disaster a group have used AI to improve and add color to the original news coverage that captured the crash.

Neural Networks and Deep Learning first shared the altered footage on their YouTube channel in February.

Modified Footage Shows the Hindenburg Disaster in Vivid Color

A near-complete set of Roman armor was discovered by archaeologists working in Kalkriese, Germany. They unearthed an entire cuirass belonging to a Roman soldier who was in one of three legions wiped out by Germanic tribesmen in 9 AD.

A cuirass is a piece of armor that protects the front and back of the torso made up of a breast and back plate.

Roman Armor Unearthed at Site Where Three Legions Were Wiped out in 9 AD

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Florida Campus Correspondent Ophelie Jacobson asked students about the recent movement to remove "racist" statues, figures, and institutions from society. After agreeing with the movement, Jacobson then presented students with this quote from Planned Parenthood Founder Margaret Sanger: "We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population."


An official health advice pamphlet issued during the Great Plague of London has been unearthed - and it is strikingly similar to today's government coronavirus restrictions.

The 10 page self-help document was produced by the Royal College of Physicians to combat the bubonic plague sweeping through the capital in 1665.
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1665 Great Plague of London Pamphlet and Coronavirus Advice Eerily Similar

Loulan was a city near the vanished Lop Nor (“Lop Lake”) that lay in the northeastern corner of the Tarim Basin. The Beauty of Loulan was among the first mummies to be discovered in the region. She has been dated to about 1800 BC.

Of Caucasian descent, evidence exists indicating she may have spoken Tocharian, the second oldest Indo-European language.
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The reason it was built is a question that has led to endless debate, but scientists claimed they had solved this mystery. For the first time, human cremation remains excavated from the site were radiocarbon dated.

Archaeology bombshell: Scientists stunned as human remains 'solved Stonehenge mystery' | World | News | Express.co.uk

Ang Rita Sherpa, popularly known as the Snow Leopard, first reached the summit of the world's tallest mountain in 1983.

His family said he died in the capital Kathmandu on Monday. He had brain and liver ailments.

His death was described as a major loss to Nepal and its climbing community.

Nepalese Ang Rita Sherpa: Everest record-breaker dies aged 72 - BBC News

The annual Sunday service usually attracts around 2,200 people to the London landmark as the UK commemorates the first battle in history fought entirely in the air during the Second World War.

This year’s service, which is the venue’s first since lockdown, saw attendance significantly reduced and social distancing measures in place for 79 invited guests.

Tributes paid to 'selfless' Battle of Britain heroes at anniversary service in Westminster Abbey | London Evening Standard

More than a century ago, a German treasure hunter found a diamond in the Namibian Desert, in an area that came to be known as the Sperrgebiet or "forbidden territory”. De Beers – an international company that specialises in mining hunting – and the Namibian government took control of the area in what became a famously off-limits zone

Archaeology bombshell: Shipwreck's 'chest of gold' find could solve 16th-century mystery | World | News | Express.co.uk

The identification of a long-sunken Mayan slave ship is providing an extraordinary history lesson to researchers and archaeologists alike.

Excavators in Mexico have confirmed that a shipwreck discovered off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula once carried captured Mayans who would later be sold into slavery, reported The Associated Press.
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