Human existence, our beginnings, trace back to Africa. For over a million years, we have traveled within and away from our homeland. Those travels have built upon one another and created our modern cultures. In this section, we explore the basics of the peoples and places that are the foundations of human history and pre-history. We seek to understand them. For by knowing them, we begin to know ourselves.
Armenia is officially the Republic of Armenia. It is a country in Western Asia or Southwestern Asia. Located, between Turkey and Azerbaijan, Armenia views itself as part of Europe. However, geo-politically, it can be classified as falling within Europe, the Middle East, or both ... Read More
Australia is both a country and a continent. More broadly, it is part of Oceania. The climate of Australia is arid to semiarid. It is temperate in the south and east and tropical in the north. Most of the land is low plateau with deserts. There are fertile plains in ... Read More
Azerbaijan is officially the Republic of Azerbaijan. It is a country in Western or Southwestern Asia. Some consider it part of the South Caucasus region. Bordering the Caspian Sea, it is located between Iran and Russia. There is a small European portion north of the Caucasus range ... Read More