2,500-year-old temple to Greek love goddess unearthed in Turkey

An ancient temple used by cult followers of a Greek goddess has been found in western Turkey.  A team of Turkish researchers uncovered the 2,500-year-old temple honoring Aphrodite — the ancient Greek goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, passion and procreation — above ground on the Urla-Çeşme peninsula, Turkey’s state-run Anadolu Agency reported earlier this month. […]

Ancient blanket made with 11,500 turkey feathers

PULLMAN, Wash. — The ancient inhabitants of the American Southwest used around 11,500 feathers to make a turkey feather blanket, according to a new paper in the Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. The people who made such blankets were ancestors of present-day Pueblo Indians such as the Hopi, Zuni and Rio Grande Pueblos. A team […]

Ancient blanket made with 11,500 turkey feathers — ScienceDaily

The ancient inhabitants of the American Southwest used around 11,500 feathers to make a turkey feather blanket, according to a new paper in the Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. The people who made such blankets were ancestors of present-day Pueblo Indians such as the Hopi, Zuni and Rio Grande Pueblos. A team led by Washington […]

Five better turkey alternatives to serve this Thanksgiving

Even if the right sized turkey is available, the process of basting, flavoring, and cooking an entire bird might not seem worth the effort this year. (Pixabay/) Despite the upheaval that 2020 has caused, there’s no sign yet that the country facing a dire turkey shortage. At least in most locales, if you desperately need […]