How Did Stone Age People Invent the Pottery?
The pottery appeared during the Neolithic ("The last stone age"). Till then, the pots were made of stone and wood. Ceramic appeared 8,000 years ago in the Middle East, from Macedonia to Iran. It was a great achievement to turn friable clay into a resistant ...
THE SPIN INTERVIEW: Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme
Sitting on a bed in a midtown Manhattan hotel room two days after the release of Queens of the Stone Age's …Like Clockwork (Matador ... about someone who was out of control, people were like, "Fuck Josh Homme, he just wants to sing more."
What Computer Geeks Taught Me About the Future of Aging
The Pew Research Center estimates that by 2050 -- just as the number of older people is ballooning -- there will be significantly fewer working-age people available to ... It's not hard to imagine how a drama major might be inspired to become a nursing ...
“Paleofantasy”: Stone Age delusions
Four years ago, biology professor Marlene Zuk was attending a ... emulating the lifestyles of our Stone-Age ancestors. Cordain pronounced several foods (bread, rice, potatoes) to be the cause of a fatal condition in people carrying certain genes.
Ancient German Spears Tell of Mighty Hunters of Stone Age
If the antiquity of the spears stands up under further study, the finding could lead to a major revision of thinking about early ... scientists found evidence that other early Stone Age people had managed to live in the bitter cold environment of Siberia ...