Tag: culture

“A Beautiful Woman Has Come”: 10 Facts About Nefertiti

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I’ve always been fascinated by mythology and by history in general. One figure I’ve often found quite interesting is Nefertiti. Here are some fun facts about her and what makes her interesting: Nobody knows when or where she was born and when or where she died. Nefertiti’s bust (above) was discovered by German archaeologist and..

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8 Facts about Ancient Egypt

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8 Facts about Ancient Egypt!!! They did not ride camels The camels were not used until the dynastic age period, where most Egyptians at that time used donkeys and boats as means of transportation Not everyone was mummified The mummy is a defining Egyptian artefact. Yet mummification was time consuming and expensive process, that was..

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Why Are the Inuit Culture Culture Endangered and Have Trouble with the US and Canada?

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The Inuit culture is endangered in Greenland by the severe harsh climate weather. This is because of the effect of global warming as it makes the number of Inuit’s smaller and less sustainable and it is driving them to extinction. Not only has global warming made hunting considerably more dangerous, it has also divided the..

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Female Genital Mutilation

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 One of the main controversial topics is whether female genital mutilation is considered a cultural practice or, would it be considered one of the human rights violations. Female genital mutilation is mostly dominant and popular in Africa, especially in Sub- Saharan Africa. The population of women who are circumcised in Africa lies between eighty million..

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