The Asmat is an ethnic group of New Guinea, residing in the Papua province of Indonesia. The population of the Asmat tribe is estimated to be about 65, 000 people. The speak the Asmat language, which belongs to the Asmat-Kamoro language family. Their culture and way of life are heavily dependent on the rich natural resources found in their rivers, seas and forests.
Most people in the world today are familiar with the banana; the ubiquitous fruit can be bought in different markets around the world.The world's largest banana tree is located in Papua, New Guinea. It's leaf can be 2.5 meters long and the size of ripe bananas is equal to a new born baby.
The term sexually transmitted disease (STI) is used to refer to a condition passed from one person to another through sexual contact. A person can contract an STI by having unprotected sex with someone who has an STI. An STI may also be called a sexually transmitted disease (STD) or venereal disease (VD).
Thanks for opening this article And please try your best and read till the end as ill be sharing with you today 5 most unusual tribes still in existence in our world today. What makes those tribes so unique or rather unusual is their way of life in which I will be unveiling to us in this article. Without further delay, let get into the listing of 5 unusual tribes still in existence in our world today. 1. THE KURDISH TRIBE These tribes are found in the southeastern part of Turkey. One of the distinct things
Tradition and culture is such a beautiful thing to different tribes around the world.Culture is generally defined as the people's way of life and it varies from tribe to tribe.The world houses many tribes and most of the ancient tribes that have refused civilization are found in an isolated or remote region of a country.
In life, there are times when certain circumstances do tend to plunge one below his actual worth. At such times, as such one becomes the pseudo of himself, he most often gets chided by those who are supposed to understand and identify with him. This is a befitting analogy of the position in which the NigerIan armed forces find themselves in.
Kangaroos are from the family of "Macropodida" meaning "large foot", and they are indigenous to Australia and New Guinea. Kangaroos have large, and powerful hind leg purposely for leaping. They also have a long muscular tail for balance, and a small head. However, a picture of a human-like muscular kangaroo has went viral on social media, and has gotten the attention as well as the reactions of Twitter users. The picture was shared on Twitter by a Twitter user who goes by the name "Daddy Thee Baale", see the
The death of a loved one can be a traumatic experience.The suffering, pain and anguish associated with the death of a loved one can cause emotional stress.Different cultures have a way of mourning their loved ones.
Have you ever come across the biggest banana tree in the world? It is called MUSA INGENS. It is most found in the Arfak mountains. They are apparently a hybrid banana originated in Africa. This type of banana bears fruits up to 2 feet (60 cm) long, at times it falls to the range of 10 to 13 inches, this is about 32 cm.
There are so many beautiful and amazing birds around the world, One of them is a unique bird known as the Victoria crowned pigeon. Check below to see the bird. The Victoria crowned pigeon is a large, bluish-grey pigeon with elegant blue lace-like crests, maroon breast and red irises. It is part of a genus of four unique, very large, ground-dwelling pigeons native to the New Guinea region. The pigeon cost about $5000 for a young pair, they walk with an unhurried gait along the forest floor. Victoria crowned pigeons
Kuru is a very rare disease. It is caused by an infectious protein (prion) found in contaminated human brain tissue. Kuru is found among people from New Guinea who practiced a form of cannibalism in which they ate the brains of dead people as part of a funeral ritual. Kúru itself means "trembling". It is also known as the "laughing sickness" due to the pathologic bursts of laughter which are a symptom of the disease. Beef brain consumption has been linked to Variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease outbreaks in
All animals have been created with beautiful, unique and distinctive features.Even though all animals have their own special way of uniqueness, it turns out that some animals standout among the others.Today, we shall be discussing about a very rare bird that barks like a dog.
All animals are beautiful in their own special way, with their own unique features different from others. However, some animals are more unique and beautiful than others. Birds, including parrots and other bird species, are not exempted from these beautiful and unique animals. Eclectus parrots:
New Guinea’s cloud forests in the lower mountains and foothills is the natural habitat of Pesquet’s parrot (Psittrichas fulgidus), also known as the vulturine parrot because its head and beak are similar to those of a vulture. Sadly, the Pesquet’s parrot is in danger of becoming extinct due to poaching for the birds bright red and dark feathers.
You might be wondering apart from albinos with blonde hair,how can there be black with natural blonde hair So meet the melanesians.The term 'Melanesia' comes from the Greek language, meaning "islands of black [people]" and was used by early European settlers in reference to the dark skin of people in the region.￼Melanesia is a subregion of Oceania in the southwestern pacific Ocean .
We all love animals, and God has created all animals to be beautiful and unique.Although, all animals are unique in their own special way, some animals are more unique than the others.Today, we shall be focusing on a bird that barks like a dog.
We are going to be talking about animals today. There are animals I believe that are not here in Africa but are colourfully Available in many other continents. We are going to talk about Kangaroo Kangaroo is from the family of large foot usually called Macropodidae. it's species includes; 1) Red Kangaroo 2.antilopine kangaroo 3.Eastern grey kangaroo and 4. Western grey kangaroo Kangaroo did not hail from any Countries in Africa but Australia and New Guinea. The Australian government estimates that 34.3 million
How many of you have heard of the place called, Papua New Guinea?Not many I suppose!
Frilled lizard The frilled lizard, also known commonly as the frill-necked lizard, frilled dragon or frilled agama, is a species of lizard in the family Agamidae. The species is endemic to northern Australia and southern New Guinea. frilled lizard is know as a domestic pet. It is not harmful to human health. It is not poisonous . frilled lizard: are under the speeches of Agamidae. Frilled lizard also spit . it open its mouth and release the spit and it is more stronger that the female lizard. Draco, genus of
The world is filled with vast religions and beliefs.Examples are people who believe in God and some others don't, people who believe in eating vegetables only and never eat meat,taking that as a sacred act.