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World’s largest gathering of Eagles, Salmons in West Canada

World’s largest gathering of Eagles, Salmons in West Canada

VANCOUVER, Nov 22 — One of the world’s largest known gatherings of bald eagles has started along the banks of Harrison River just east of Vancouver in British Columbia, west Canada, Xinhua news agency reported. As temperatures in Alaska and parts of…

Barley helped prehistoric humans conquer “Roof of the World”

Barley helped prehistoric humans conquer “Roof of the World”

WASHINGTON, Nov 22  — Growing frost-resistant crops especially barley enabled humans to establish permanent settlements at high altitudes on the Tibetan Plateau or “roof of the world” about 3,600 years ago, a team of international researchers said. The researchers from…