Introduction pp. ix-xvi | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0018 Countering Domestication Beyond Domesticating Animal Love Mechademia-Volume 6, 2011
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Eating 10 hot dogs in 6 minutes and belching the national anthem may impress your friends, but neither of those feats will do much for your body—at least not much good. Instead, why not train yourself to do something that may actually pay off? We're not talking bench presses and interval training (though those do help). You can teach your body to cure itself from everyday health ailments—side stitches, first-date jitters, even hands that have fallen asleep. Just study this list, and the next time your friends challenge you to an ice cream eating contest, chow down: You know how to thaw a brain freeze—and 17 other tricks that'll make everyone think you're the next David Blaine. But without all that "hold your breath for 17 minutes" mess.
Amazon Amondawa tribe where nobody has an age and words like 'month' and 'year' don't exist By Daily Mail Reporter Updated: 15:28 GMT, 20 May 2011 Only divisions of day and night, rainy and dry seasonAge is marked by changing your name An Amazonian tribe has been discovered that has no concept of time or dates, scientists said today. The Amondawa people of Brazil do not even have words for 'time', 'week', 'month' or 'year', said Chris Sinha, of the University of Portsmouth.