City, chief port, and second-largest city of Egypt, situated between the Mediterranean and Lake Maryut; population (2006) 4,110,000. It is linked by
fossilized tree resin . Amber can vary in color from yellow to red to green and blue. The best commercial amber is transparent, but some varieties are
American Museum of Natural History
The anthropology department at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the oldest, largest, and most important such departments in
Ancient civilization that flourished 2,500 years ago on the shores of the Ionian and Aegean Seas (modern Greece and the west coast of Turkey).
Ancient Pueblo Peoples
Member of a prehistoric American Indian people who lived in the Rio Grande Valley of New Mexico and other parts of the southwest from 100 BC to AD
Ancient Rome was a civilization based on the city of Rome . It lasted for about 800 years. Rome is traditionally said to have been founded as a
Anning, Mary, 1799-1847
Place : Greece Subject : biography, physics English palaeontologist who found the first ichthyosaur skeleton, the first plesiosaur, and a pteradactyl.
( ăp´´ӘtӘsôr'Әs, ā´´păt´´Ә– ), [Gr.,=deceptive lizard], quadruped saurischian dinosaur , estimated to be from 70 to 90 ft (21 to 27 m) in length and
( ärkēŏl'Әjē ) [Gr.,=study of beginnings], a branch of anthropology that seeks to document and explain continuity and change and similarities and
the art of building that arose on the shores of the Aegean Sea and flourished in the ancient world. Palaces of the Minoan civilization remain at