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Genetic Diversity of Native Americans: New Research Finds Evidence in Genes for Both Prehistoric Migrations and Environmental Adaptations
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Do you know…how God employed talking donkeys, monkeys, mentally unstable prophets and helpful prostitutes in the master plan? Which saints are the patrons of bowel disorders, serial killers, and stamp collections? What to expect upon arrival in destinations like Heaven, Purgatory, and the Chinvat Bridge?
If you could, would you like to know how long you had to live? What diseases you’re susceptible to? Or, what the environment around you is doing to your overall health? Ultimately, would you want to know how you might die? Most of us would say, “no” but most of us aren’t bestselling author and journalist David Ewing Duncan.
INSIDE THE MIND OF BTK: The True Story Behind the Thirty-Year Hunt for the Notorious Wichita Serial Killer
For 31 years a man who called himself BTK (Bind, Torture, Kill) terrorized the city of Wichita, Kansas, strangling and sexually assaulting a series of women (and one child), taunting the police and the community with frequent letters, communications, crime scene photographs and property stolen from his victims. Now comes the behind-the-scenes look at the case by legendary FBI profiler John Douglas and Johnny Dodd, telling the whole incredible story and drawing from it a program for new and improved police methodology to prevent such serial killers from remaining at large.
The NHL's All-Time winningest goalie and 3-time Stanley Cup Champion presents his memoir on his life and career.