The Human Family Tree

Published February 01, 2011 | No responses yet
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Reviewed: The Human Family Tree (2009) [rating:2.5/5] Journey of Man (2003) [rating:3.5/5] This past Sunday I took my sister to see The Human Family Tree (2009) presented as part of the Redpath Museum documentary film series. While my sister enjoyed it thoroughly, I was somewhat disappointed. Throughout the movie, I was wondering why it was
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Marzieh Ghiasi

Human civilization beneath the Persian Gulf

Published December 10, 2010 | 2 responses so far
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I saw a story on an interesting new paper review published in the December edition of Current Anthropology. The paper is entitled New Light on Human Prehistory in the Arabo-Persian Gulf Oasis (doi:10.1086/657397) by University of Birmingham researcher Jeffrey Rose. Epic of Gilgamesh – Image Source The basis of this paper is ‘The Oasis Theory’
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Marzieh Ghiasi

The Modern Icon

Published October 25, 2005 | No responses yet
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During the past century, a world once roamed by gods, mythical heroes, and villains, has transformed into the modern world with icons as its staple. These icons are often recognized for some well-known significance and embody qualities which have elevated them into ‘symbols’ akin to the ancient gods. The word “icon” itself roots from the
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Marzieh Ghiasi