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Galen will establish the concept of humors (phlegm, blood, black bile and yellow bile) that determine both health and personality.Belief in these four humors will dominate medicine and biology for many centuries. 180-Pausanias records a description of the skeleton of the hero Ajax.
13,000 BC-A sagacious rock-shelter resident at Arcy-sur-Cure, France, drills holes through a trilobite in order to wear it as an amulet.(It is probably a fossil mastodon or rhinoceros.) c.424-In , Augustine of Hippo (Saint Augustine) recounts the discovery of an enormous tooth in Utica (Tunisia), and attributes the tooth to a giant.Sustainability is the practice of conservation that will allow people to have enough resources through their life and the lives of future generations.Sustainability is possible by conserving energy, materials, resources, by new technologies, and by ensuring that the number of births is low enough so that there is enough to go around.Depletion of important resources leads to poverty, disease, malnutrion and often death.
Impoverished people are usually forced to destroy their environment in order to survive.
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150-The physician Galen travels from Turkey to Alexandria to study anatomy.
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This correct supposition will be forgotten for centuries. Later historians will speculate that this skeleton might consist of whale bones from Palestine.