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Could You Survive In Ancient Egypt?

Could You Survive In Ancient Egypt?

Hey there! Welcome to Life Noggin. We’ve taken a few trips now back into the past to see what life was like in different places at different times. How about we spin the Deblocked wheel and see where we go next? Alright, and it’s… Mars in the year 2500? Oh no, no, no, no! I …

The myth of Pandora’s box – Iseult Gillespie

The myth of Pandora’s box – Iseult Gillespie

Curiosity: a blessing, or a curse? The paradoxical nature of this trait was personified for the ancient Greeks in the mythical figure of Pandora. According to legend, she was the first mortal woman, whose blazing curiosity set a chain of earth-shattering events in motion. Pandora was breathed into being by Hephaestus, God of fire, who …

The Skill of Humor | Andrew Tarvin | TEDxTAMU

The Skill of Humor | Andrew Tarvin | TEDxTAMU

Translator: Cihan Ekmekçi Reviewer: Leonardo Silva Six years ago, I was sitting out with some friends in New York City when I got a notification on my phone, and I was surprised to find that I had a text message from my grandmother. I was surprised because my grandmother at the time was 78 years …

History of Homosexuality on Film

History of Homosexuality on Film

Something amazing happened last week – the Supreme Court of the United States made gay marriage legal! About time, right? Well, I think part of the reason that this took so long has to do with how homosexuality has been portrayed in our culture. So with that let’s take a look at the history of …

A brie(f) history of cheese – Paul Kindstedt

A brie(f) history of cheese – Paul Kindstedt

Before empires and royalty, before pottery and writing, before metal tools and weapons – there was cheese. As early as 8000 BCE, the earliest Neolithic farmers living in the Fertile Crescent began a legacy of cheesemaking almost as old as civilization itself. The rise of agriculture led to domesticated sheep and goats, which ancient farmers …

서울, 역사의 흔적을 찾아서(Seoul’s in search of traces of history) [설렘주의보(Love Alert)] (투어캐스터 최아리)

서울, 역사의 흔적을 찾아서(Seoul’s in search of traces of history) [설렘주의보(Love Alert)] (투어캐스터 최아리)

Today I’m going to introduce you to our pick of the top 3 landmarks in Seoul that bear the traces of Korea’s history. Hello, Visit Seoul TV viewers! I’m Ari Choi, here to tell you about the best things to do in Seoul. Today is the 74th anniversary of Korea’s liberation from Japanese colonial rule. …

CINAHL – Part 1 – Starting Your Search

CINAHL – Part 1 – Starting Your Search

Welcome to the Health Sciences Library Online Tutorial Series. This multi-part tutorial will explore the keys to successful searching within CINAHL, the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature. In part 1, we will look at starting a search: turning key concepts into subject headings and adding them to our search history. CINAHL is …

The Criminal History of Chief Keef

The Criminal History of Chief Keef

Chief Keef is one of the most iconic rappers in Hip Hop history. At only 15 years old, the south side Chicago rapper took the rap game by storm after being one of the first people to really put Chicago drill music on the map. Chief Keef’s demonic style of hip hop was like nothing …