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June 22, 2018

 

Sleep In Different Cultures

Contrary to popular western practice, there is no “normal” way to sleep. There are just culturally accepted practices. Sleep is comprised of four stages of NREM (Non-Rapid Eye Movement) sleep and one of REM sleep, which is about 25 percent of a night’s sleep. These stages regulate and restore the body. People do not experience […]

November 28, 2016

 

King Tutankhamen ruled ancient Egypt as Pharaoh around 1330 BC, and died when he was only eighteen years old.

King Tut’s Space Dagger

You don't have to smelt iron if it comes from a meteorite.

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