Hip hop acts as a bridge to aboriginal cultures
MONTREAL -- A volatile mix of the traditional and the contemporary should make a hit of Beat Nation: Art, Hip Hop and Aboriginal Culture, an exhibition that opened this week at the Musée d’art contemporain.Coconino County Jail adding sweat lodge for inmates
FLAGSTAFF - Kelvin Long, a Navajo who will serve as cultural adviser for a Native American religious program at the Coconino County Jail, inspects a circular rebar frame that will be covered with blankets to form a sweat lodge.Prehistoric Brazil artifacts star in exhibit, spark debate
Brasília (AFP) - It's no secret humans have been having sex for millennia -- but recently discovered cave art suggests they were doing it in the Americas much earlier than many archeologists believed.
A new exhibit in Brazil showcases artifacts dating as far back as 30,000 years ago -- throwing a wrench in the commonly held theory humans first crossed to the Americas from Asia a mere 12,000 years ago.
In 1908, the largest prehistoric Neolithic settlement in Europe was discovered in the village of Vinca, just a few miles from the Serbian capital Belgrade, on the shores of the Danube. Vinca was excavated between 1918 and 1934 and was revealed as a civilisation in its own right.Philippines: Tribal elder and son slain in bloody mining dispute
Almalew (pronounced al-me-law), the Blaans’ way of expressing hatred and exacting revenge for killed or murdered kin. Why do angels of death strike before the break of day in this troubled paradise called Bong Mal? And why did they murder the tribe’s most respected sage – the fulong ?