Tequesta http://wlrn.org en Here's What The Tequesta Site Downtown Will Look Like, And Why It's Great For Miami http://wlrn.org/post/heres-what-tequesta-site-downtown-will-look-and-why-its-great-miami <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Barring any drastic moves by the Miami city commissioners Thursday, the controversial&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/02/14/3935274_expert-tequesta-site-in-downtown.html" target="_blank">Tequesta</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/02/14/3935274_expert-tequesta-site-in-downtown.html" target="_blank">&nbsp;site unearthed downtown</a> will have a marquee showcase from the sidewalk and <strong>numerous interpretation options for visitors. </strong></span></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:59:32 +0000 Nathaniel Sandler 29823 at http://wlrn.org Here's What The Tequesta Site Downtown Will Look Like, And Why It's Great For Miami Where To Learn All About The History Of Ocean Diving http://wlrn.org/post/where-learn-all-about-history-ocean-diving <p>One of the earliest pieces of writing known to humanity is the <em>Epic of Gilgamesh</em>, a Babylonian legend that’s formative to the history of literature.</p><p>In it, Gilgamesh himself attaches stones to his feet, weighing him down to the bottom of the sea, so he could get the Plant of Eternal Youth. It is the first known record of someone plunging to the bottom of the sea on a breath hold dive.</p> Thu, 23 May 2013 12:28:34 +0000 Nathaniel Sandler 14498 at http://wlrn.org Where To Learn All About The History Of Ocean Diving More Evidence Of Tequesta Civilization Unearthed Near Miami River http://wlrn.org/post/more-evidence-tequesta-civilization-unearthed-near-miami-river <p></p><p>Two months ago, twelve dump trucks bursting with dirt and fill from a downtown Miami construction site made their way to the Everglades Outpost, an animal rescue facility in Florida City.</p><p>Barbara Tansey, the facility’s owner and overseer is slowly sifting through the remnants looking for clues. Though volunteers occasionally come to help, at some moments the elderly Tansey is entirely on her own, tirelessly sifting in hopes of revealing any artifact.</p><p>It should be mentioned that twelve truckloads is an insane amount of dirt.</p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Nathaniel Sandler 13151 at http://wlrn.org More Evidence Of Tequesta Civilization Unearthed Near Miami River