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  1. R

    Would Troodon really have evolved into a humanoid?

    Troodon, often considered to be one of the brainiest of all dinosaurs, unfortunately went the way of his fellow dinos: into extinction. But what would have happened if his species had survived into the Eocene and beyond? Would this charming, clever chap really have evolved over time into a...
  2. seneschal

    Would Latin have still evolved into Italian if Rome didn't collapse?

    I have always wondered how the Latin language would have evolved if the Roman Empire did not collapse. Language evolves over time, how do you think Latin would have evolved if the western Roman empire had endured well into the middle ages? I'm thinking Latin might have evolved into something...
  3. M

    Black skin consumes more energy, light skin evolved to save energy for other organs?

    An interesting new theory: Paper challenges current hypotheses for the gain and loss of heavy pigmentation in humans over evolutionary time Black skin provides better protection against things such as microbes, sun, or water loss, but it consumes more energy - energy that could otherwise be...
  4. S

    Asians are the most evolved race

    Source The evidence which supported this are : 1. Asians are smarter. 2. Asians are youthful. 3. Asians are less smelly and less hairy. 4. Asians are the most attractive race. Further explanation are on the source such as "one of the evidence of Asians are smarter is that only Asians who can...
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    Could Alexandrian army have evolved to rival the Roman legions?

    Hello, I have recently been reading about Alexander's and later Seleucid's use of horse archers in their army, and it seems that this was one of the few important innovations made to the Alexandrian (phalanx hammer and anvil) army since the initial innovations of the sarissa and shock cavalry...
  6. Widdekind

    Neanderthals evolved in Britain ?

    2.5 Mya an australopithecus ("bipedal chimpanzee") in east africa created the first shaped stone tool on earth, when he placed a piece of bone, on top of an "anvil stone", picked up a "hammer stone", and smashed the latter down onto the former. Missing the bone, he broke the stone instead...
  7. srb7677

    How would socialism have evolved without the Bolshevik Revolution?

    If the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 had never happened, what impact would this have had on the subsequent history of socialist politics? I suspect that communist ideologues today would still represent a significant intellectual force, and democratic socialism would be more vibrant. The USSR...
  8. M

    How God evolved.

    There is an old wiccan saying, " Listen to your intuition, it's God talking." Animals have a sense that we no longer have. They can sense a rainstorm, or an earthquake long before it happens. They have a natural sense of geography and direction, and never get lost. They are generally closer to...