Why I flew home to Taiwan at the height of the pandemic

Why I flew home to Taiwan at the height of the pandemic
— Read on www.uscannenbergmedia.com/2021/05/04/why-i-flew-home-to-taiwan-at-the-height-of-the-pandemic/

Violent Clashes at the Troublesome Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan Border  – The Diplomat

Last week’s violence was some of the worst the border has seen, with more than 40 killed. 
— Read on thediplomat.com/2021/05/violent-clashes-at-the-troublesome-kyrgyzstan-tajikistan-border/

Ancient Australian ‘superhighways’ suggested by massive supercomputing study | Science | AAAS

Simulations identify likely early human migration routes
— Read on www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/05/ancient-australian-superhighways-suggested-massive-supercomputing-study

Survey of mustatils shows them to be some of the oldest stone structures in the world

Survey of mustatils shows them to be some of the oldest stone structures in the world
— Read on phys.org/news/2020-08-survey-mustatils-oldest-stone-world.html

Archaeological study of mustatils reveals more complexity than assumed

Archaeological study of mustatils reveals more complexity than assumed
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Cease-Fire Said Holding After Worst Violence In Decades On Kyrgyz-Tajik Border

Both sides have reported calm on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border as a day-old cease-fire appeared to be holding and more than 40 people were being mourned from some of the worst clashes in decades on their disputed frontier.
— Read on www.rferl.org/a/kyrgyzstan-tajikistan-border-truce-holding/31234423.html

“Blockchain Is a Perfect Record Keeper”: Could the Viral NFT Craze Help Countries Reclaim Their Stolen Art? | Vanity Fair

NFTs are a flashy new digital trend geared toward the über-rich. But some experts hope to harness their blockchain technology to prove the origins of artifacts taken by European nations—and potentially upend the stagnated pecking order of the art world.
— Read on www.vanityfair.com/news/2021/04/blockchain-is-a-perfect-record-keeper-could-the-viral-nft-craze-help-countries-reclaim-their-stolen-art

Google Earth Unveils Stunning, Colossal Time-Lapse View Of The Entire Planet – DesignTAXI.com

Google Earth’s new time-lapse feature was created using millions of satellite images from 1984 to 2020.
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70 vegan trademarks registered in 2020 as sector growth continues

Law firm EMW says the raft of vegan trademarks follows an increase in spending on research and development from food manufacturers.
— Read on www.newfoodmagazine.com/news/145407/vegan-trademarks/

How hikers can protect archaeological sites

Hikers can follow these simple steps to ensure the protection of archaeological sites.
— Read on www.sltrib.com/news/environment/2021/04/25/how-hikers-can-protect/