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  • Americas
  • The Maya peoples never disappeared, neither at the time of the Classic period decline nor with the arrival of the Spanish conquistadores and the subsequent Spanish colonization of the Americas. (wikibooks.org)
  • A University of Kansas anthropological geneticist is part of an international research team working to shed light upon one of the unanswered questions concerning the peopling of the New World: Namely, what was the size of the original founding population of the Americas? (phys.org)
  • The study "How strong was the bottleneck associated to the peopling of the Americas? (phys.org)
  • A new study analyzing DNA sequences from people around the world along the path of migration indicates the founding population of the Americas included just a few hundred people. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • tribes
  • In Anchorage, President Obama met with leaders from the Alaska Native community along with Governor Bill Walker, Lt. Governor Byron Mallott, and Senator Lisa Murkowski to discuss ways to strengthen cooperation between the Federal Government and Alaska Native tribes, including by furthering progress in developing cooperative management strategies for fish and wildlife. (turtleisland.org)
  • Today's announcements builds on that record of accomplishment by addressing issues of concern for Alaska Native tribes. (turtleisland.org)
  • Most of the Native tribes, villages, and organizations in Alaska have banded together to form the Alaska Native Tribal Health Coalition, which cobbles together a statewide health care system by adding cash from third-party payers such as private health insurance and Medicaid. (peoplesworld.org)
  • ancestors
  • Or did the ancestors of today s native peoples come from other parts of Asia or Polynesia, arriving multiple times at several places on the two continents, by sea as well as by land, in successive migrations that began as early as 30,000 years ago? (webwire.com)
  • 2016
  • 2016 Governor General's Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case recognizing individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the goal of equality for women and girls in Canada. (turtleisland.org)
  • Alaska
  • So, the intersection of fisheries and Alaska Native art has always fascinated me. (phys.org)
  • The Alaska Native carvers and Tribal members with whom I've shared these images and dimensional measurements are just happy to see them," he said. (phys.org)
  • I've specifically given the images and measurements I produced to several Alaska Native artists and carving instructors, so they can use them in their classes when teaching students to carve halibut hooks," he continued. (phys.org)
  • United States President Obama announced 'Today we're returning Mount McKinley to its native name - Denali, a step to reflect the heritage of Alaska Natives. (turtleisland.org)
  • This designation recognizes the sacred status of Denali to generations of Alaska Natives. (turtleisland.org)
  • Generally believed to be central to the Athabascan creation story, Denali is a site of significant cultural importance to many Alaska Natives. (turtleisland.org)
  • Climate change threatens the way of life of Alaska Natives across the state, from the North Slope to Bristol Bay. (turtleisland.org)
  • Higher average temperatures are diminishing the range of winter sea ice, allowing heavy storm surges that sea ice once kept at bay to batter the Alaskan coastline, and interrupting the winter hunting season for Alaska Natives. (turtleisland.org)
  • Rising ocean temperatures and increasing acidity are affecting marine life, including the fish, shellfish, and marine mammals on which generations of Alaska Natives have depended. (turtleisland.org)
  • Genetic and environmental associations with disease risk and drug response in Alaska Native people, and a responsive justice approach to reconciling statistical and ethical research demands. (washington.edu)
  • We characterized 25(OH)D3 concentrations in 743 Yup'ik people living in the Yukon Kuskokwim delta of southwestern Alaska and identified sources of inter-individual variability, including season of sample collection, genetic variation in CYP2R1 and DHCR7, age, gender, body mass index, the degree of consumption of the traditional diet, and inland or coastal geography of the community. (washington.edu)
  • Transforming Cancer Health Messaging: Engaging Alaska Native People thru Digital Storytelling Cancer is the leading cause of death among Alaska Native people. (grantome.com)
  • To identify engaging elements of digital storytelling among Alaska Native people. (grantome.com)
  • villages
  • Guests learn that prior to 1616, an estimated 50,000 to 100,000 Wampanoag People in approximately 67 villages inhabited the coast reaching from Wessagusset (today called Weymouth, Massachusetts) to Cape Code and the islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. (assessingatrocity.com)
  • North
  • A Federal Court special hearing ruled to legally recognise the rights of Bandjalang People over a large section of land on the New South Wales north coast, following a 17 year application process. (abc.net.au)
  • The Bandjalang people of the NSW north coast celebrate after receiving Native Title recognition. (abc.net.au)
  • The Native Title encompasses about 2,750 square kilometres from Evans Head, north-west to Casino, inland to Busby Flats and south to Junction Hill near Grafton. (abc.net.au)
  • 1. Ermakova N. Ecological portrait of people in the north and issues of ethnic physiology. (ijbm.org)
  • People in the North. (ijbm.org)
  • tribe
  • The main character is a real person, a Shoshoni girl who quite incredibly escaped capture by an enemy tribe and made her way alone on foot back to her family. (currclick.com)
  • Each tribe has its own rules about the " blood quantum " required for membership, and some qualified people have not enrolled in a tribe. (slate.com)
  • Plimoth Planation offers the first outdoor living history exhibit where visitors can enter a Wampanoag Homesite and learn from tribe members about Native traditions. (assessingatrocity.com)
  • time
  • Also Obituaries, the Passing of Elders, In Remembrance of Special People who have contributed during their time here on Turtle Island. (turtleisland.org)
  • health
  • As part of a 5-day cancer education course utilizing the 'Path to Understanding Cancer'curriculum, 40 CHWs will integrate medical information presented during the course with their personal experiences to create their own 2 to 3 minute cancer health message in the form of a digital story that they want to share with people in their own community. (grantome.com)
  • population
  • There would be about 50 people, and when the population's fertility gets higher and higher, the population splits into the next so-called 'county' and then the next. (phys.org)
  • organizations
  • Sparked by John Collier, then commissioner of Indian affairs, this body is one of the few governmental organizations set up specifically to promote, encourage, and revive native arts and crafts. (britannica.com)
  • life
  • Because such conversations are vital to our moral development -without them, humans have trouble establishing bonds of empathy with other people - life online is impoverishing our lives offline. (straitstimes.com)
  • members
  • While there is definitely something bizarre about watching Nike clad tourists ask questions to Native staff members in traditional garb, it is absolutely a worthwhile experience. (assessingatrocity.com)
  • issues
  • Healthy people 2020 states innovative media and communication strategies to promote behavior change and shifts in social norms are critical for addressing issues of disparities. (grantome.com)
  • future
  • The determination does not affect existing property rights in the area, but means that government agencies which oversee land and water use may need to negotiate with Native Title holders in the future. (abc.net.au)
  • different
  • To improve my soft skills I took a course "Service Excellence" which really helped me try to understand and solve conflicts between all different kind of people. (usingenglish.com)
  • ALCOHOL is not the harmless source of entertainment that we assume it to be…well if you nor anyone you know has never 'become a different person' under the influence of Alcohol…or actually become happier and more pleasant to be around (as you are normally an uptight miserable bitch or bastard) - then lucky for you! (lastrealindians.com)
  • traditional
  • I was fortunate enough to interview two of the very few people who still fish with traditional wood hooks," he said. (phys.org)