UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists
The Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage are established by UNESCO aiming to ensure the better protection of important intangible cultural heritages worldwide and the awareness of their significance....
UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists - Wikipedia
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Gyrfalcon - Wildlife Facts
The Gyrfalcon ( Falco rusticolus ) also known by the abbreviation gyr is an Arctic bird of prey and considered the world’s largest falcon species. They breed in the circumpolar region on Arctic...
Gyrfalcon - Wildlife Facts
The Gyrfalcon ( Falco rusticolus ) also known by the abbreviation gyr is an Arctic bird of prey and considered the world’s largest falcon species. They breed in the circumpolar region on Arctic...
Harris's Hawk
The Harris's hawk ( Parabuteo unicinctus ) is a medium-large sized bird of prey found in from North America southward to Central and South America. Their range extends from the southwestern United...
Harris's Hawk
The Harris's hawk ( Parabuteo unicinctus ) is a medium-large sized bird of prey found in from North America southward to Central and South America. Their range extends from the southwestern United...
The tyranny of olive oil
Olive oil is known as the "healthy alternative" to butter, but does that matter to real cooks and consumers? Get their opinions and the fast facts on butter, olive oil and saturated fats.
Altai Mountains horse-riders who practice the 4,000-year-old art of eagle hunting
A photographer has captured a stunning set of images displaying the 4,000-year-old art of eagle hunting. The images were taken by Tariq Zaidi, who travelled to the desolate Altai Mountains, which run ...
Preliminary Results Suggest Mediterranean Diet Reduces Breast Cancer Risk
A new study suggests there may be a way for women to dramatically reduce their risk of breast cancer, without cutting calories, losing weight or taking medication. Women who were randomly assigned to ...
Mediterranean Diet Decreases Vulnerability To Uterine Cancer, Claims Study
published in the May 27 issue of the British Journal of Cancer has established positive links between Mediterranean diet and reduced risks of uterine cancer. Cristina Bosetti of the Istituto di Ricerc...
'Flamenco Is a Music That Has No End'
Flamenco has existed since the eighteenth century, and today is a tradition around the globe. But flamenco’s roots remain strongest in its birthplace, in Andalusia, in southern Spain, and the region’s...
Alcohol Top 'Active Ingredient' in Mediterranean Diet
Moderate alcohol intake may be the single biggest contributor to the Mediterranean diet's longevity benefit, accounting for 23.5% of the effect in a prospective cohort study. Surprisingly, the high ra...
Flamenco
Videotape disintegrates, memories fade. Here are some classic flamenco performances, preserved afcianados everywhere La videocinta se desintegra, las memoria...
Magnificent Petra: A Photo Essay
We often aren’t very good with ruins or “must see” tourist attractions, but Petra blew us away and exceeded every expectation. We’d read a lot about it in advance but we just weren’t prepared for the ...
Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity
The Proclamation of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity was made by the Director-General of UNESCO starting in 2001 to raise awareness on intangible cultural heritage and enco...
Gyrfalcon - Wildlife Facts
The Gyrfalcon ( Falco rusticolus ) also known by the abbreviation gyr is an Arctic bird of prey and considered the world’s largest falcon species. They breed in the circumpolar region on Arctic...
Cupping therapy
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a local suction is created on the skin; practitioners believe this mobilizes blood flow in order to promote healing. Suction is crea...
Cupping therapy - Wikipedia
Paul Pena
Paul Pena (January 26, 1950 – October 1, 2005) was an American singer, songwriter and guitarist of Cape Verdean descent. His music from the first half of his career touched on Delta blues, jazz, morna...
The tyranny of olive oil
Olive oil is known as the "healthy alternative" to butter, but does that matter to real cooks and consumers? Get their opinions and the fast facts on butter, olive oil and saturated fats.
Noh
UNESCO: Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity - 2008 URL: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/RL/00045 Description: Nôgaku theatr...
Candy (group)
Candy is an all-girl teen-pop group from Tbilisi, Georgia who won the 2011 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, receiving 108 points for their song Candy Music. The group, consisting of Irina Kovalenko, An...
Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
Eduardo Cansino Reina (March 2, 1895 – December 24, 1968) was an accomplished Spanish-American dancer and actor, and the father of actress Rita Hayworth.
He was born on March 2, 1895 in Cast...
Meridian (Chinese medicine)
The meridian system (simplified Chinese: 经络; traditional Chinese: 經絡; pinyin: jīngluò, also called channel network) is a traditional Chinese medicine belief about a path through which the ...
Meridian (Chinese medicine) - Wikipedia
Otar Gordeli
Otar Gordeli (November 18, 1928 – 1994) was a composer in the country of Georgia.Gordeli was born in Tbilisi, Georgia. He was educated at the Tbilisi State Conservatory.
Magnificent Petra: A Photo Essay
We often aren’t very good with ruins or “must see” tourist attractions, but Petra blew us away and exceeded every expectation. We’d read a lot about it in advance but we just weren’t prepared for the ...
Kuba rugs and carpets
Quba rugs and carpets are named for a town that is located within the Daghestan region of Caucasus not far from the Caspian Sea; therefore, making Kubas a sub-division of Caucasian carpets. Kuba is at...
Kuba rugs and carpets - Wikipedia
Chaharshanbe Suri
Châhârshanbe Suri (Persian: چهارشنبه ‌سوری Châhârshanbe Suri‎, Azerbaijani: آخیر چارشنبه Axır Çərşənbə, Kurdish: Çarşema Sor چوارشه‌مه‌ سوورێ) is a fire jumping festival celebrated by Ir...
Chaharshanbe Suri - Wikipedia
The Higher They Climb, The Harder They Fall
In the city of Tarragona, Spain, castellers gather every two years to see who can build the highest, most intricate human castles. It requires astonishing strength, finesse, and balance. Not to mentio...