1. VHS

    Wimpy and sedentary current Homo sapiens

    We are often labelled as wimpy and sedentary in comparison with our ancestors, and is this valid at all? Many of us hold sedentary jobs, and our daily activities are much less strenuous than our ancestors. For example, the introduction of washing machines and dryers both save physical works...
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    Total casualties inflicted on sedentary societies by steppe hordes

    Besides the 200 million victims of the Mongol biological warfare known as the Great Plague / Black Death, through conventional warfare, the Turco-Mongolo-Tatar hordes killed another 200 million in Asia, 100 million in Europe. The Huns and Magyars killed 50 million in Europe. Throughout Eurasia...