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By Author: Dr Stan Florek

Our Global Neighbours: King’s Misfortune and Devil

How sickness came to the world and how to remedy disorders.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 01 Oct 2014

Our Global Neighbours: People from Aztlan

A short and sweet summary of the culture that pioneered chocolate.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 10 Sep 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Polynesian Brothers and Sisters

Your friend is an ocean away – an incredible Polynesian estate.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 04 Sep 2014

Egyptian Past: Holy Cow

The double life of the Goddess of love and pleasure.
 

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 29 Aug 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Pieces from La Ferrassie

The role of a French Palaeolithic site in the story of human evolution

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 26 Aug 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Mr Potter Goes to War

Gentlemanly pursuit on a periphery of war.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Aug 2014

Capitalism, Cities and the Theory of Evolution

How humanities influenced the central idea in evolution.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Aug 2014

Culture and meaning

Two young interns from Indonesia provide insights into the Museum’s cultural collections.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Mrs Yvonne Carrillo-Huffman, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 18 Aug 2014

Balinese Expressions: Painted Lives

Are Balinese paintings biographical?

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 15 Aug 2014

Balinese Expressions: What is Lamak?

Lamak often decorates the shrine’s tower where the wooden bell bale kulkul is housed and beaten to call the villagers for ceremonies.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 12 Aug 2014