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9 Horrors Of Aztec Ritual Human Sacrifice

Human sacrifice was a religious practice of the pre-Columbian Aztec civilization, as well as other Mesoamerican civilizations such as the Maya and the Zapotec. The extent of the practice is debated by modern scholars.One hundred years before its fall, the Aztec Empire went through an incredible change. The emperor's son, Tlacaelel, declared that the god…

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9 Interesting Facts About Languages

Language is a complex and fascinating aspect of our lives that scientists believe to have evolved out of a series of grunts and hand gestures. From those primitive beginnings, languages have been born and have died, with complex systems of understanding built on basic foundations. Here are some of the most interesting language facts from…

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9 Mind-Blowing Mysteries That Remain Unsolved

We will never solve all the mysteries out there. While most of us get our mystery fill from the latest thrillers and crime novels, there’s a whole load of weird tales out there in the world, waiting to be unearthed. Human history is packed to the rafters with strange tales of the unknown and if…

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9 Mythical Monsters You May Not Have Known About

Over the years, we have been entranced, baffled, tantalized and even shocked by the monsters of well known mythologies. Fortunately, the list of legendary beasts and creatures hasn’t run out of potential candidates, So let us talk about nine mythical monsters that have still not been able to take the center stage in pop-culture, in…

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9 Interesting Facts About The Centaurs

Centaurs are half-human, half-horse creatures in Greek mythology. They have the body of a horse and the torso, head and arms of a man. They were considered to be the children of Ixion, king of the Lapiths, and Nephele, a cloud made in the image of Hera. But a more popular theory is that they…

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