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Recent content by Jetavan

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    Mammoth statue of Jesus planned for Russian site once set aside for Lenin

    MOSCOW (RNS) — Authorities in Vladivostok, the largest city in far eastern Russia, are planning to erect a gigantic statue of Jesus Christ on a site once designated for a monument of Vladimir Lenin. .... Roman Lunkin, a religion analyst at the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow, told RNS that...
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    Smithsonian, NASA Reflect on 'Spirit of Apollo' at National Cathedral

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    A play, ‘Christmas Mubarak,’ mixes Christian and Muslim stories of Jesus’ birth

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    Prehistoric cave art suggests ancient use of complex astronomy

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    An exploding meteor may have wiped out ancient Dead Sea communities

    Sodom and Gomorrah, anyone? https://www.sciencenews.org/article/exploding-meteor-may-have-wiped-out-ancient-dead-sea-communities?tgt=nr
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    Discovery: Rare three-species hybrid warbler

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    The good book: Bible helps researchers perfect translation algorithms

    The good book: Bible helps researchers perfect translation algorithms I’m still waiting for the Bible to be translated into JavaScript.
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    Water pollution in Iraq threatens Mandaean religious rites

    Water pollution in Iraq threatens Mandaean religious rites https://religionnews.com/2018/10/18/water-pollution-in-iraq-threatens-mandaean-religious-rites/
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    Societies can remain distinct despite migration

    Societies can remain distinct despite migration https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181017094935.htm
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    Inside the Hidden Lives of a Centuries-Old Religious Community in Siberia

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    Healthy mice from same-sex parents have their own pups

    Brave New World. Don’t try this at home: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06999-6
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    Muscular men prefer an unequal society

    Muscular men prefer an unequal society
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    Study firms up diet and depression link

    I believe the monks of Mt. Athos get their animal protein solely from fish.
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    Doctor who recites Bible and Quran verses before surgery wins UN award

    Interestingly, Dr. Adaha's work has been supported by Samaritan's Purse, an aid organization run by Franklin Graham, who once called Islam a "very wicked and evil religion". https://religionnews.com/2018/10/05/franklin-graham/
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    Experimental Martian dirt: $20 a kilogram, plus shipping

    The University of Central Florida is selling Martian dirt, $20 a kilogram plus shipping. This is not fake news. A team of UCF astrophysicists has developed a scientifically based, standardized method for creating Martian and asteroid soil known as simulants. .... "The simulant is useful for...