What Your Native American Zodiac Sign Says About Who You Are

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Native American astrology is celebrated for its profoundly deep and in-depth representative abilities. Dating back nearly 5000 years ago, Native American astrological signs are all based on the spiritual alignment of an individual to their totem. Continue reading What Your Native American Zodiac Sign Says About Who You Are

Native Americans and Africans Were Kept In Zoos As Exhibits Through the 1950s

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Throughout the late 19th century, and well into the 1950’s, Africans and in some cases Native Americans, were kept as exhibits in zoos. Far from a relic from an unenlightened past, remnants of such exhibits have continued in Europe as late as the 2000’s. Continue reading Native Americans and Africans Were Kept In Zoos As Exhibits Through the 1950s

Shocking Video: Water Turns Red As 250 Endangered Whales Were Killed

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God created man to take care of the creatures He made. But sadly, there have been numerous cases of brutal animal slaughtering reported around the world. There’s the Yulin Dog Meat Festival wherein 10,000 dogs were slaughtered. Continue reading Shocking Video: Water Turns Red As 250 Endangered Whales Were Killed

Couple Finds The Largest Ever Intact Native American Canoe Dating Back 1,000 Years

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Two people walking along a riverbank stumbled across an ancient Native American dugout canoe thought to be up to 1,000 years old.

Robert Cornett and Jeanna Bradle noticed the 33-foot-long craft sticking out of the mud on the Red River north of Shreveport in Louisiana two weeks ago.

The canoe, which weighs some 1,000 pounds and is three-foot-wide, is thought to be the largest ever found intact in the USA.

It was constructed 800 to 1,000 years ago by digging out a cypress trump, most likely by the Caddo Indians, who settled in the area.

The find is in excellent condition, although one side of it is missing,

The canoe has been taken to Texas A&M University where a conservation process will begin that could take two years.

A wood sample has been taken away for radiocarbon dating and the craft will go on display when scientists are certain it has been protected from decomposition. The landowner donated the craft to the state, and it will be displayed locally to Red River when it is ready.

Dugout canoes were first used during the European Stone Age around 8,000 years ago. They were made by felling a tree trunk and digging out enough wood so it was sufficiently buoyant but not enough to leave it weak.

Complete trunks tend to preserve better than separate pieces of wood, so the canoes were very useful for long-term use for hunting and fishing.

The Solomon islanders of the South Pacific still use the technology to travel between the islands. Some of the canoes are very small, around six feet, and are designed for children.

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