3 posts tagged with amazon by homunculus.
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A ‘Stonehenge’ in Brazil’s Jungle

A ‘Stonehenge,’ and a Mystery, in the Amazon. "The conventional belief is that only small tribes could have inhabited the Amazon jungle, but new discoveries call that into question."
posted by homunculus on Dec 15, 2016 - 25 comments

A Scientist at War With His Tribe

How Napoleon Chagnon Became Our Most Controversial Anthropologist. "Jaguars and anacondas are impressive adversaries — 'Indiana Jones had nothing on me,' Napoleon Chagnon says — but his staunchest foes are other anthropologists."
posted by homunculus on Feb 13, 2013 - 30 comments

The Most Isolated Man on the Planet

The Most Isolated Man on the Planet.
posted by homunculus on Aug 21, 2010 - 71 comments

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