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Picture yourself living in complete isolation like the old-timers once did in the North American arctic for 100 days. Shiloh native Roland Welker, 48, now of Red Devil, Alaska, did proving he was the “big bull of the north woods” by outlasting nine other survivalists on History Channel television show, Alone. And for that, he …

A new study led by archaeologists from the CNRS, the Inrap, the Ohio State University and the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, reports on fluted points from the archaeological sites of Manayzah in Yemen and Ad-Dahariz in Oman. Fluted stone tools are a distinctive, technologically advanced form of projectile points, including …

IMAGE: The sites of Manayzah (Yemen) and Ad-Dahariz (Oman) yielded dozens of fluted points. The Arabian examples date to the Neolithic period, about 8,000 to 7,000 years ago, at least two… view more  Credit: Joy McCorriston, OSU A new study led by archaeologists from the CNRS, the Inrap, the Ohio State University and the Max Planck …

Northampton native David Nurenberg has made his home in the Boston area for over 20 years, after attending Brandeis University in the mid-to-late 1990s and then taking a high school teaching job in a suburban high school. He later went on the get a Ph.D. at Lesley University’s School of Education and now divides his …

It was a gesture born of suffering and kindness carried over generations. In 1847, the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma sent $170 to Ireland during the Great Famine — a time of mass starvation on the island. More than 170 years later, Ireland has returned the favor, helping to raise more than $2 million for the …

Image caption Urban habitats are becoming increasingly important for pollinators, such as bumblebees Bumblebees in towns and cities prefer violet coloured native flowers to other available blooms, a study has shown. The researchers behind the work say the needs of urban pollinators are often overlooked for other factors, such as aesthetics. Almost 30% of bumblebee …

A Winthrop native is returning back to the area to practice medicine. Molly Olson, Regional Family Health’s new provider, will join the Regional Medical Center family in October of 2020. Olson attended Iowa State University to attain her Bachelor of Science degree in 2012. She received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and Master of Public …

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (CBS) – Singer and Doylestown native Pink is hinting she’s going to take a temporary break from music so her husband can focus on his career, as they focus on their family. Pink has been married to former motocross racer Carey Hart for nearly 14 years. They have two kids, 8-year-old Willow and …

Volvo is one week away from unveiling the first EV under its own brand, an all-electric version of the company’s popular XC40 SUV. On Wednesday, the Swedish automaker said the car will mark another first, too: it will be the first Volvo car with an infotainment system built on Google’s new embedded Android Automotive software. …

Waterloo, Ontario-based North has rolled out a new feature to its Focals smart glasses that allows wearers to see native Android notification actions. Now, users can enable their Focals’ new ‘Android Notification Actions’ feature to display shortcuts that have been enabled by developers, such as delete or archive for Gmail. Additionally, the user can now …