Native sweat lodge destroyed by vandals

Native sweat lodge destroyed by vandalsIn what is believed to be an act of vandalism, the Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre’s sacred purification lodge has been destroyed.

Report: Global Biodiversity Down 30 Percent in 40 Years

Report: Global Biodiversity Down 30 Percent in 40 YearsThe world's biodiversity is down 30 percent since the 1970s, according to a new report, with tropical species taking the biggest hit. And if humanity continues as it has been, the picture could get bleaker.

Mayan prophecy: The world won’t end, as a newfound calendar goes on and on and on

Mayan prophecy: The world won’t end, as a newfound calendar goes on and on and onIn a striking find, archaeologists in Guatemala report the discovery of a small building whose walls display not only a stunningly preserved mural of a brightly adorned Mayan king, but also calendars that destroy any notion that the Mayans predicted the end of the world in 2012.

The legacy of Lightning Medicine Cloud will live on

The legacy of Lightning Medicine Cloud will live onGREENVILLE - It was scheduled to be a ceremony honoring the birth of a sacred white buffalo. But this weekend’s Native American Powwow will instead serve as a memorial for Lightning Medicine Cloud, who, along with his mother, were found dead last week.

Sacred White Buffalo ‘Lightning Medicine Cloud’ Killed And Skinned

Sacred White Buffalo ‘Lightning Medicine Cloud’ Killed And SkinnedLightning Medicine Cloud, a rare non-albino white buffalo, was discovered killed and skinned at Lakota Ranch in Greenville, Texas.
The white male buffalo calf was considered scared to some local Native Americans. The chance a buffalo will be born white is said to be 1 in 10 million, Fox News reported.