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Examining heart extractions in ancient Mesoamerica

New findings on procedures and meanings of human heart sacrifices in MesoamericaCredit: CINVESTAV Unidad Mérida Sacrificial rituals featuring human heart extraction were a prevalent religious practice throughout ancient Mesoamerican…

China’s viticulture in transition

Wine culture going back thousands of years lays the foundation for emerging modern wine industry in the Middle KingdomCredit: photo/©: Peter Kupfer Peter Kupfer of Mainz University published a history of the Chinese wine culture /…