An ancient cave discovered in December in western France contained a rare find: a 27,000-year-old human skeleton in a painted room and a drawing of a human face.
It was only the second time that a human body from the upper Palaeolithic period had been found placed in a cave with decorations. The subterranean art predates that of the famed Lascaux caves.
Border Traffic between Syria and Iraq, before the Iraq war. You can see a truck line on the Syria site waiting for passing the border. // Grenzverkahr zwischen Syrien und Irak, vor dem Irak-Krieg. Auf der Syrischen Seite sieht man eine LKW-Schange, die auf die Einreise in den Irak wartet.
The UN Human Development Index (HDI) is a comparative measure of poverty, literacy, education, life expectancy, childbirth, and other factors for countries worldwide. It is a standard means of measuring well-being, especially child welfare. The index was developed in 1990...