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WA sandplains in World Heritage bid - Science Network Western Australia


WA sandplains in World Heritage bid
Science Network Western Australia
UWA Professor Hans Lambers says the group has drafted a document addressing the criteria required by UNESCO, such as the plants, animals, history and archaeology of the region, as part of a pitch for the World Heritage listing. Once the document is ...

History hits the digital age - Wicked Local Wenham

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 15:23

History hits the digital age
Wicked Local Wenham
Janes said the Historical Society had collaborated with the Library on a Civil War exhibition in 2014. In April of 2015, Janes said the Historical Society will be collaborating with a presentation by historian Jim McAllister on maritime history, “Salem ...

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First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American - Chron.com


First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American
Chron.com
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. "This is yet another case where genetics are ...

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INSV Mhadei to soon complete one lakh nautical miles - Economic Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 06:26

INSV Mhadei to soon complete one lakh nautical miles
Economic Times
Commander Dilip Donde earned his place in India's maritime history by becoming the first Indian to complete a solo circumnavigation under sail, in an Indian-built boat. He sailed from Mumbai on August 19, 2009 and returned to Mumbai after four stops on ...

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Kennewick Man's DNA likely that of a Native - HeraldNet


Kennewick Man's DNA likely that of a Native
HeraldNet
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. “This is yet another case where genetics are ...

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Gloucester Goings On - Gloucester Daily Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 02:24

Gloucester Goings On
Gloucester Daily Times
Get a rare close-up of Byron the Barred owl and his owl friends; and learn about their natural history, adaptations and behaviors. Cost is $5 for member adults, free for member children; $10 for nonmember adults, $5 for nonmember children. Space is ...

First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was American Indian - East Oregonian (subscription)


First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was American Indian
East Oregonian (subscription)
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. “This is yet another case where genetics are ...

Strong-minded seamanship student makes history - Daily Astorian

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 01/19/2015 - 12:36

Strong-minded seamanship student makes history
Daily Astorian
After checking with the National Maritime Center, it appears McDowell is one of only 34 African-American women with the QMED certification nationally, Community Relations Director Tita Montero said. The QMED certification makes McDowell an unlicensed ...

First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American - Yakima Herald-Republic


Yakima Herald-Republic

First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American
Yakima Herald-Republic
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. “This is yet another case where genetics are ...

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Learn about sextant & sun Jan. 21 at Northwest Maritime Center - Port Townsend Leader

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 01/19/2015 - 06:42

Learn about sextant & sun Jan. 21 at Northwest Maritime Center
Port Townsend Leader
21 at the Northwest Maritime Center, Jan. 21 in downtown Port Townsend. Captain Jeff Sanders, who .... the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American - Yakima Herald-Republic


Yakima Herald-Republic

First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American
Yakima Herald-Republic
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. “This is yet another case where genetics are ...

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Seven Stars, Falmouth, pub review - Telegraph.co.uk

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 01/19/2015 - 02:07

Telegraph.co.uk

Seven Stars, Falmouth, pub review
Telegraph.co.uk
It's also easy to sit here and slip back in time. Given Falmouth's maritime history you can imagine countless generations of salty sea dogs, tankards to hand, talking about their adventures on the high seas (and perhaps clambering up the coffin hatch ...

City to name new waterfront park after Salem abolitionists - The Salem News

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 01/18/2015 - 23:07

The Salem News

City to name new waterfront park after Salem abolitionists
The Salem News
Many of those people were sailors and others plying the maritime trade that made 19th century Salem so prosperous and famous worldwide. The exact location is a vacant, overgrown lot behind The Black Lobster and ... “The Remonds' influence and ...

North Shore Community Calendar - The Salem News


North Shore Community Calendar
The Salem News
Peabody: Underwater Archaeology Lecture, 7 p.m., Peabody Institute Library, West Branch, 603 Lowell St. Victor Mastone, the director and chief archaeologist at the Massachusetts Board of Underwater Archaeological Resources, will lecture on ...

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First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American - Yakima Herald-Republic


First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American
Yakima Herald-Republic
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. “This is yet another case where genetics are ...

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First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American - CT Post


First DNA tests say Kennewick Man was Native American
CT Post
With its ability to settle questions about lineage, DNA analysis has become one of the most powerful tools for the study of the ancient world, said Peter Lape, curator of archaeology at the Burke Museum. "This is yet another case where genetics are ...

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Celebrating <b>Maritime History</b> in Sag Harbor | The Sag Harbor Express

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:50
The Joseph Labrozzi, Jr. men's whaleboat team capsizes while racing to the finish line against the John K. Ott team during HarborFest 2013. Photo by Michael Heller. By Stephen J. Kotz and Mara Certic. With the passage of ...

14 Days events, edition of Sept. 4 | Events - Shore News Today

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 23:00
Junior keepers enjoy a nighttime climb for spectacular views of Atlantic City, construct their own lighthouse with craft materials, learn how to use a compass, and learn maritime history through multimedia instruction on select ...

members of congress fight for recognition of wa <b>maritime history</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 17:08
The 13 mile stretch of coast would not be subject to the same regulations as a wilderness or wetland, but would hopefully attract those curious about maritime history. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, and Rep. Denny Heck ...
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