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Europe's Morbid Mummy Craze Has Been An Obsession For Centuries loading...
Europe's Morbid Mummy Craze Has Been An Obsession For Centuries
Whether ground up as medicine or on display at 'unwrapping parties,' Egyptian mummies fascinated Europeans, giving rise to what's known as Egyptomania.
What Are Carbon Offsets? Here’s Why Travellers Are Buying Them. loading...
What Are Carbon Offsets? Here’s Why Travellers Are Buying Them.
Sales are on the rise—but not all carbon offsets are created equal.
Why Do We Get Annoyed? Science Has Irritatingly Few Answers. loading...
Why Do We Get Annoyed? Science Has Irritatingly Few Answers.
Loud chewing, persistent telemarketers, and pop-up ads drive our readers bonkers. This author co-wrote a book on why humans experience annoyance.
Volcano Tragedy Disaster Waiting To Happen, Says Expert loading...
Volcano Tragedy Disaster Waiting To Happen, Says Expert
As authorities begin a grim recovery operation for the victims of New Zealand’s White Island volcano eruption, Emeritus Professor Ray Cas from Monash University’s School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment has commented that White Island is in a constant state of unrest and has been a disaster waiting to happen for many years.

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