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NY bird-watcher Christian Cooper gets National Geographic TV show : NPR

Christian Cooper, the bird-watching Black man who was the target of false accusations during an encounter in New York City’s Central Park in 2020, has a new TV show airing on National Geographic.The channel announced this week that Cooper, a lifelong bird-watcher, will host a series called Extraordinary Birder. In…

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Good For What Ails You: Secrets of the Bayou Healers | 1998 – YouTube

Even today, on the Louisiana bayous, alligator grease relieves asthma, a buried potato cures warts, and “smoking a baby” eases the pains of colic. Enter this distinctive tradition of faith healing, herbal remedy, and ritual magic as this documentary follows respected “traiteurs” to gather wild teas, brew homemade cough syrup, invoke the saints at home altars, and most of all, heal the sick.

What Was Hygiene Like In The Aztec Empire?

The Aztec, a collective of Mesoamericans who thrived from the 14th to the 16th centuries, were the inheritors of ancient cultural traditions from their Olmec, Mayan, and Toltec predecessors. Aztec hygiene practices reflected earlier practice, continuing a dedication to cleanliness and purity. Source: What Was Hygiene Like In The Aztec…

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