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Wednesday: November 11, 2009

Modern ruins through the non-ancient eye of Photoshop.Modern ruins through the non-ancient eye of Photoshop.

I've always thought that those monolith objects near the EPCOT entrance / Spaceship Earth looked quite morbid. The first entry in this Photoshop contest just confirms it all the more.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:41 AM | Tags (10) | ancient | disney | epcot | manipulation | modern | monoliths | morbid | photoshop | ruins | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 150 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 19, 2009

You can blame global warming on ancient farmers says new study.You can blame global warming on ancient farmers says new study.

Ruddiman said that starting thousands of years ago, people would burn down a forest, poke a hole in the soil between the stumps, drop seeds in the holes and grow a crop on that land until the nutrients were tapped out of the soil. Then they would move on.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 7:24 AM | Tags (5) | ancient | environment | farmers | globalwarming | study |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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