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This award-winning podcast teaches you how to take your ancestors from names on paper to multidimensional people who lived, breathed, loved, lost, and helped you to be who you are. It also has a #CensusOfHumor. Benefit from my years of experience in folklore, history, genealogy, law, and tools of FamilySearch (owned by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints), Ancestry, Newspapers.com and more. I learn from my many mistakes. I teach from those lessons. I interview others. I discuss c ...
 
Let’s Reminisce is a podcast that wants you to rethink how you bring history into your life. Through narrative-driven stories about his family, friends, and guests, host Rick Brewer shows how preserving family history can change your life. Recording family stories is a lost, ancient practice. It’s time to bring it back. We’re supported by members on Patreon and generous one-time donations. Learn more at letsreminiscepodcast.org. Send questions to hello@letsreminiscepodcast.org See acast.com/ ...
 
Research Like a Pro is a podcast about genealogy research methodology. Diana Elder and Nicole Dyer of FamilyLocket.com discuss how to take your family history research to the next level and uncover more of your family tree. Learn about research objectives, analysis, locality research, research planning, source citations, report writing, case studies, and more. Diana and Nicole are the mother-daughter team at FamilyLocket.com and the creators of the Amazon bestselling book, Research Like a Pr ...
 
Welcome to Belonging, a podcast that explores how to come home to yourself in the age of loneliness. Lead by Becca Piastrelli, your host and guide on a journey of courageous reconnection as we explore topics like ancestral wisdom, cultivating meaningful sisterhood, living with the seasons and cycles of the earth and your body, and what it means to be a good ancestor.
 
From literature to carpentry, accounting to space travel, the wood-cased pencil and its ancestor have undeniably been at the center of the creation and innovation for centuries. Join Johnny, Tim and Andy on the Erasable Podcast as they discuss and pay homage to these seemingly simple tools of human expression. Hosted by Johnny Gamber, Tim Wasem and Andy Welfle.
 
Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.
 
Jewish Ancestral Healing teacher and practitioner Taya Mâ Shere engages spiritual leaders, artists, activists and visionaries on their journeys of ancestral healing, embracing resilience, and ancestor reverence practices rooted in Jewish traditions and counter-oppressive devotion. May this offering be a portal of connection, that we may root in positive resource, remember ancient ways, reclaim and innovate new possibilities, and be deeply nourished by the well of our loving and wise ancestors.
 
Bill Nye is on a mission to change the world — one voicemail at a time. Bill and science writer Corey S. Powell take your burning questions and put them to the world's leading experts on just about every topic in the universe. Should you stop eating cheeseburgers to combat climate change? Could alien life be swimming inside the moons of Jupiter and Saturn? Does your pet parakeet learn to sing the way that you learned to speak? Bill, Corey, and their special guests will answer those questions ...
 
Many people consider genealogy an interesting and fun hobby, but it can be so much more than that. Stories in Our Roots, hosted by genealogist and family history coach Heather Murphy, goes beyond suggesting genealogy as interesting hobby. It dives deep into specific ways knowing our ancestors can help us better understand ourselves, loved ones and even the world around us. You will be inspired to look at family history differently, as more than adding names and dates to a family tree. Come l ...
 
Food with a side of science and history. Every other week, co-hosts Cynthia Graber and Nicola Twilley serve up a brand new episode exploring the hidden history and surprising science behind a different food- or farming-related topic, from aquaculture to ancient feasts, from cutlery to chile peppers, and from microbes to Malbec. We interview experts, visit labs, fields, and archaeological digs, and generally have lots of fun while discovering new ways to think about and understand the world t ...
 
A collection of nine horror stories created by New York Times best-selling novelist Scott Sigler, author of NOCTURNAL, INFECTED, CONTAGIOUS and ANCESTOR. This eBook- and audiobook-only collection brings you more of Scott's thought-provoking short stories from his five years of weekly storytelling, as well as a brand-new HUNTER HUNTERSON & SONS story and a brand-new KISSYMAN tale. Scott still gives away his audio stories — for free — every week at scottsigler.com Stories in BONES ARE WHITE: • ...
 
What we don’t know about American history hurts us all. Teaching Hard History begins with the long legacy of slavery and reaches through the civil rights movement to the present day. Brought to you by Teaching Tolerance and hosted by Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries, Teaching Hard History brings us the lessons we should have learned in school through the voices of scholars and educators. It’s good advice for teachers and good information for everybody.
 
The Upaya Dharma Podcast features Wednesday evening Dharma Talks and recordings from Upaya’s diverse array of programs. Our podcasts exemplify Upaya’s focus on socially engaged Buddhism, including prison work, end-of-life care, serving the homeless, training in socially engaged practices, peace & nonviolence, compassionate care training, and delivering healthcare in the Himalayas.
 
Over 17 years of Celebrating Africana Spirituality!We offer events, carefully selected supplies, divination, spiritual support and education related to Ifa, Vodou, Conjure/Hoodoo and other African Spiritual Traditions.Listen to our broadcasts to learn more about these beautiful traditions and email us with your questions about them! Who knows? We may just build a broadcast around answering them!
 
Mysterious Universe is a weekly podcast featuring fascinatingly strange reports from all over the world. Always interesting and often hilarious, join hosts Aaron Wright and Benjamin Grundy as they investigate the latest in futurology, weird science, consciousness research, alternative history, cryptozoology, UFOs, and new-age absurdity.
 
Join me every week day as I explore how seemingly unrelated words share a common ancestor through etymology: the study of the origin of words. I used to think the most interesting thing about mankind was our ability to communicate by language. But truthfully, that isn't all that unique to our species. What is unique however is our ability to write language down. Since we've been able to write, our languages can be standardized across vast distances. But even so, the written word has evolved ...
 
Genealogy is the most wonderful of pastimes. I love it, and you should, too. There are endless reasons why. Genealogy is one of the fastest growing hobbies in the western world, as more and more people discover the exhilarating and slightly addictive nature of ancestor hunting. It’s like an ongoing mystery with clues you have to discover and then put together to come to conclusions about your family’s past. The mystery never ends, because there is no end to the amount of time you can potenti ...
 
Explore hundreds of lectures by scientists, historians, artists, entrepreneurs, and more through The Long Now Foundation's award-winning lecture series, curated and hosted by Long Now co-founder Stewart Brand (creator of the Whole Earth Catalog). Recorded live in San Francisco each month since 02003, past speakers include Brian Eno, Neil Gaiman, Sylvia Earle, Daniel Kahneman, Jennifer Pahlka, Steven Johnson, and many more. Watch video of these talks and learn more about our projects at Longn ...
 
Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.
 
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Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1963. Archaeological excavation, Lemnäset, Lesjön, Ångermanland, Sweden http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow 2/2: Europeans have two Neandertal ancestors and East Asians have three. No Denisovans. Ann Gibbons @Evolutionscribe @Science…
 
What Were Your Ancestors Doing in the 1930s? The 1930s were a decade defined by the Great Depression in America, and around the world. Yet, this was not the only thing that was going on in America at the time. Here are some events of the 1930s that would have had an important impact on your ancestors. Show Notes: https://ancestralfindings.com/what-…
 
In this episode, I speak with author, screenwriter, and actress, Reema Zaman. Reema Zaman is a Bangladeshi-American author, screenwriter, and actress. She is the author of the memoir I Am Yours and the dystopian novel Paramita. I Am Yours was adopted into the curriculum of several high schools through an innovation grant by the Oregon Department of…
 
This is not an episode so much as an announcement: it's holiday time and that means it's time for taking folklore! But, with the increased need to stay home and separate, and with more people than ever relying on devices and video chat to communicate with family, why not see this as an opportunity to use Zoom.us to not only communicate, but to reco…
 
Our guest this week has many different titles - researcher, activist, filmmaker and band councillor are among them. Angelina McLeod grew up in her home community of Shoal Lake 40. Recently, she completed a documentary series on her community, which was turned into a man made island in order to provide the City of Winnipeg with clean drinking water,…
 
4/4 Crusade Years, 1933–1955: Herbert Hoover's Lost Memoir of the New Deal Era and Its Aftermath(Hoover Institution Press Publication), by George Nash (Editor) Image: Hoover with his son Allan (left) and his grandson Andrew (above), 1950 Crusade Years, 1933–1955: Herbert Hoover's Lost Memoir of the New Deal Era and Its Aftermath(Hoover Institution …
 
Image: President and Mrs Herbert Hoover Crusade Years, 1933–1955: Herbert Hoover's Lost Memoir of the New Deal Era and Its Aftermath(Hoover Institution Press Publication), by George Nash (Editor) Covering an eventful period in Herbert Hoover's career—and, more specifically, his life as a political pugilist from 1933 to 1955—this previously unknown …
 
Image: Herbert Hoover and his car Crusade Years, 1933–1955: Herbert Hoover's Lost Memoir of the New Deal Era and Its Aftermath(Hoover Institution Press Publication), by George Nash (Editor) Covering an eventful period in Herbert Hoover's career—and, more specifically, his life as a political pugilist from 1933 to 1955—this previously unknown memoir…
 
Image: Herbert Hoover fishing Crusade Years, 1933–1955: Herbert Hoover's Lost Memoir of the New Deal Era and Its Aftermath(Hoover Institution Press Publication), by George Nash (Editor) Covering an eventful period in Herbert Hoover's career—and, more specifically, his life as a political pugilist from 1933 to 1955—this previously unknown memoir was…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1968. Members of the 3rd Marine Division complete construction of M101 105 mm howitzer positions at a mountain-top fire support base http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grab Their Belts to Fight Them: 2of2: The Viet Cong's Big Unit-W…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1967. The hospital at Dong Ha http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grab Their Belts to Fight Them: 1of2: The Viet Cong's Big Unit-War Against the U.S., 1965-1966 May 15, 2011 by Warren Wilkins https://www.amazon.com/Grab-Their-Belts-F…
 
Image: Identification card of Allen W. Dulles America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East,by Hugh Wilford From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem caught in a downward spiral. And all too often, the Central Intelligence Agency …
 
Image: Illustration shows a woman representing China struggling with the Russian Bear, while the German emperor and a British diplomat implore Russia not to be so greedy and to share some of China with them. Uncle Sam sits on a fence in the background, whittling a stick. Title from item. Caption: England and Germany (to Russia) Hold on there! Don't…
 
Image: Mosaddegh shaking hands with Mohammad-Reza Shah in their first meeting after Mossadegh's election as Prime Minister America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East,by Hugh Wilford From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem cau…
 
Image: Theodore Roosevelt and Kermit photographed at Port Said by M. Etienne Jusserand America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East,by Hugh Wilford From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem caught in a downward spiral. And all to…
 
Image: FEMA-estimated primary counterforce targets for Soviet ICBMs in 1990. The resulting fall-out is indicated with the darkest considered as lethal to lesser fall-out yellow zones. The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think…
 
Image: Ethiopian tanks pass a Communist memorial in Addis Ababa during the Ethiopian Civil War, 1991 The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think about the unthinkable." The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its…
 
Image: Russian slave-labor camp: Propaganda posters distributed in Asia The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think about the unthinkable." The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its end came a reduction in the …
 
Image: Part of the atomic bomb area in Nagasaki The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think about the unthinkable." The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its end came a reduction in the threat of nuclear weapon…
 
Image: Rare photograph of Roosevelt in a wheelchair, with Fala and Ruthie Bie, the daughter of caretakers at his Hyde Park estate. Photo taken by his cousin Margaret Suckley (February 1941). Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roose…
 
Image: Roosevelt as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, 1913 Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roosevelt's political and wartime beginnings. An unpromising patrician playboy appointed assistant secretary of the Navy in 1913, Roosevel…
 
Image: Roosevelt in 1900, at the age of eighteen. Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roosevelt's political and wartime beginnings. An unpromising patrician playboy appointed assistant secretary of the Navy in 1913, Roosevelt learne…
 
Image: A young, unbreeched Franklin Roosevelt in 1884, two years old Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roosevelt's political and wartime beginnings. An unpromising patrician playboy appointed assistant secretary of the Navy in 191…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1945. Homes in Okinawa http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Saving Big Ben: 2of2: The USS Franklin and Father Joseph T. O'Callahan Kindle Edition. by John R. Satterfield (Author) Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Saving-Bi…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1945. Natives returning from rice fields on Okinawa http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Saving Big Ben: 1of2: The USS Franklin and Father Joseph T. O'Callahan Kindle Edition. by John R. Satterfield (Author) Format: Kindle Edition htt…
 
Ben Azadi joins us on The Authors Unite Show! This episode is brought to you by Authors Unite. Authors Unite provides you with all the resources you need to become a successful author. You can learn more about Authors Unite here: https://authorsunite.com/ Thank you for listening to The Authors Unite Show! Tyler --- Support this podcast: https://anc…
 
The sudden and disturbing rise of genetic modification technology has caused shockwaves around the world. Offering both wonders and dangers, gene editing of humans can go disastrously wrong if the technology gets into the wrong hands. Could genetically modified super solders battle the next wars? Can we cure all disease or could a gene nuclear bomb…
 
Interview Starts at 36:05 Ryan Merkle joins us to chat about Quadrant Theory and all the research he has done in regards to this. We talk about ancient theories that match this - Pythagoras and Plato, other areas like dreaming, love and synchronicities, the world of forms, and the supreme form of existence. Unity is behind everything…. See the link…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1958. Archaeological excavation of a prehistoric mound. An archaeologist from the Swedish National Heritage Board at work. ..Arkeologisk undersökning av en förhistorisk gravhög. En arkeolog från Riksantikvarieämbetet i arbete. ..Parish (socken): Häggum.Province (landskap): Västergötland.Municipality (komm…
 
Image: Miniature of Peter the Hermit leading the People's Crusade (Egerton 1500, Avignon, 14th century) Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders—their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads—indiscriminately clogged the streets…
 
Image: View of Jerusalem from the Grotto of Jeremiah Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders—their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads—indiscriminately clogged the streets with the bodies of eastern Christians and Turks. A…
 
Image: American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slums of London to the …
 
Image: Silk manufacture American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slums …
 
Image: 1790 House, Woburn. American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slu…
 
Image: William Skinner's Silk Mill, Holyoke, Mass., U.S.A. American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a…
 
Image: Leland Stanford. Public domain. The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photography, anticipating and making possible motion pictures. He was the first to capture time and play it back for an audience, giving birth t…
 
Image: The Horse in Motion by Eadweard Muybridge: The horse Sallie Gardner, owned by Leland Stanford, running at a 1:40 pace over the Palo Alto track, 19 June 1878. Frames 1–11 used for animation; frame 12 not used. Public domain. [Eadweard Muybridge, Animation: Nevit Dilmen — Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division; http://hdl.loc.gov/…
 
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