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Roman sewage – ancient Roman toilets, poop, pipes

By | 2017-09-05T00:04:39+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Romans, Science|

A Roman latrine In larger Roman towns, people often got sick or died from drinking water that had sewage in it. Sewage is human waste - poop or pee. When people drink water with poop in it, they can get other people's germs. They may get sick with dysentery or die. To fix this problem, many Roman towns built aqueducts. [...]

Adena history – Native Americans

By | 2017-08-08T13:37:01+00:00 August 8th, 2017|History, Native American|

Adena Great Serpent Mound, Ohio (700 BC - 200 AD) People called the Adena lived along the Ohio river valley (in modern Ohio) during the Early Woodland period, beginning about 700 BC. These people were too far north to grow corn yet at this time. They probably chose leaders in a "big man" system. [...]