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Tuesday, March 23, 2010
via National Public Radio, March 22, 2010
In Jamaica, like all over the world, there are deep conversations about the ideal body type. While there are competing norms of beauty, some women are using extreme methods to fit their vision of beautiful, like ingesting chicken pills for broader hips and butts, and bleaching their skin to be whiter. And they're taking health risks to do so.
Friday, March 19, 2010
March 13, 2010 A dozen ancient shipwrecks have been discovered in the Baltic Sea, just east of Sweden. The well-preserved ships are hundreds of years old. The oldest wreck may date back 800 years. [National Public Radio]
Saturday, March 6, 2010
Our series on maritime archaeology in Europe continues with sites in Belgium.
...sites from various time periods including the Doel Cog, the
eighteenth-century Buiten Ratel wreck, and the early twentieth-century
French military vessel Bourrasque.
The main webpage for all projects of the Musuem of Underwater Archeology is at