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Liberation movements: Impressions of Identity and technological echo-chambers

Growing up in twenty-first India, a nation nursing the wounds of its harrowed colonial past, provides an insightful overview into how the wheels of liberation movements are carried across intergenerational timelines. Seventy-two years since India disentangled herself from her colonial clutches and emerged independent, everyday stories of everyday people standing resolute, injected with valour, having […]

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Humans may be able to sense the magnetic field of the earth

Humans may just have become members of a very eclectic club. Fruit flies, homing pigeons, bats, mole-rat, and turtles are among the diverse creatures unified by an intriguing characteristic: the ability to detect the earth’s magnetic field. Now, for the first time, there is compelling evidence to suggest that humans might also unknowingly share this […]

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Evidence of humans from Paleolithic era found in Ireland

A new chapter has been added to the history of humans in Ireland with a significant and exciting discovery. In 1903, the excavation of a cave in the west coast province of County Clare led to the discovery of a bear’s knee bone that had seven cuts within it. These cuts were made with a sharp, […]