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A Brief History of Life: Rise of the Humans

A Brief History of Life: Rise of the Humans

Today we’re going to conclude our miniseries about the history of life on Earth by talking about the Cenozoic era, from 65 million years ago to the present. Cenozoic means “recent animals,” which makes sense, since it’s the era we’re still in. During the Cenozoic, animals and plants and everything else evolved to the forms …

Why Do Ethiopia And Eritrea Hate Each Other?

Why Do Ethiopia And Eritrea Hate Each Other?

On September 7th, 2015, Eritrea accused its neighbor, Ethiopia, of “rachet[ing] up” threats of invasion. For a large part of their history, the two nations have been in constant conflict with each other. So, why do Eritrea and Ethiopia hate each other? Well, originally, Eritrea emerged as an Italian colony during the 1800s western scramble …

The Seven Years War: Crash Course World History #26

The Seven Years War: Crash Course World History #26

Hi, my name is John Green, This is Crash Course World History. Oh my gosh! Today we’re going to talk about war. Ah! Explosions everywhere! So, traditionally, historians are pretty keen on wars, because they feature clearly delineated beginnings, and middles, and ends, and because they always have a fair bit of death and drama …

The Future of Farming

The Future of Farming

Over the next two decades, a technological wave will revolutionize the efficiency of farms all over the world. It can’t come soon enough. By the year 2050 the human population will be nearly 10 billion—which means we’ll need to have doubled the amount of food we now produce. This is an examination of the agricultural …

2000 WORDS (Mark Angel Comedy) (Episode 107)

2000 WORDS (Mark Angel Comedy) (Episode 107)

mark angel comedy Uncle Mark Angel My aunty said we should write a story of 2000 words that ends with “Goodbye” 2000 words that ends with “Goodbye”? Yes Which class Primary two Jesus, where does she expect primary two to get 2000 words from?Is She gone mad?? I don’t know, she said it’s a test. …