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Film reveals ancient city of Jerusalem to wider audience - News & Observer

Film reveals ancient city of Jerusalem to wider audience - News & Observer | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
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Film reveals ancient city of Jerusalem to wider audience. By Maria Recio. McClatchy Washington BureauFebruary 24, 2014 Updated 6 hours ago.
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ANCIENT CRYSTAL: Find Is Oldest Piece Of Earth - whotv.com

ANCIENT CRYSTAL: Find Is Oldest Piece Of Earth - whotv.com | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
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Scientists say they have dated an ancient crystal called a zircon to about 4.4 billion years, making it the earliest confirmed piece of the planet's crust.
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This article states that scientists have found a really old zircon which i find really interesting,

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NATO Moving East, Building “A Roman Empire” in the Balkans and Eastern ... - Center for Research on Globalization

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Ancient Rural Town Uncovered in Israel - Discovery News

Ancient Rural Town Uncovered in Israel - Discovery News | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
Ancient Rural Town Uncovered in Israel Discovery News Slashing through jungles searching for lost cities may be a thing of the past, now that a team from the University of Houston has developed a way to peer through even dense foliage to find signs...
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Ancient Egypt: Missing Parts of Colossi of Memnon Found at Amenhotep III Temple - International Business Times UK

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International Business Times UK Ancient Egypt: Missing Parts of Colossi of Memnon Found at Amenhotep III Temple International Business Times UK Aly El-Asfar, head of the Ministry of State for Antiquities' (MSA) ancient Egyptian antiquities section,...
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Ancient Jewish Village Near Jerusalem Discovered - International Business Times UK

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An ancient village dating to the third millennium BCE has been discovered on the "Burma Road" in Israel, which leads to Jerusalem.

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Ancient jewish village that might tell more stories about the past

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Tweet from @Earth_Pics

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RT @Earth_Pics: Acropolis, Athens http://t.co/YSjRhsZbSx
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Amazing picture of Acropolis, Athens

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Ancient statue of Greek god Apollo discovered in Gaza strip

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A rare bronze statue of the Greek god Apollo was unearthed last summer on the Gaza strip, Reuters reports, only to be concealed by Hamas since it resurfaced. The "priceless" discovery has thrown...
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Ancient Roman Musical Instruments

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Description of Ancient Rome Music.


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AGE of EMPIRES 1 / 13: Ancient Egypt

ENTIRE PLAYLIST https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giXwtb221g4&list=PLbyAKmZZkEEY27lX8N8Ol5JaL2dJQ7Col.
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Archaeologists: Carbon-dated camel bones contradict biblical accounts | The Raw Story

Archaeologists: Carbon-dated camel bones contradict biblical accounts | The Raw Story | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
Archaeologists: Carbon-dated camel bones contradict biblical accounts | The Raw Story http://t.co/G5GZI4eoL9
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Really interesting new perspective that contradicts biblical stories.

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DNA from ancient plague bacteria found in 1500 year-old teeth ...

DNA from ancient plague bacteria found in 1500 year-old teeth ... | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
In the middle of the 6th century, a devastating sickness swept across Asia, Europe, and northern Africa. The Plague of Justinian, as it was to be known, is believed to have killed between 25 and 50 million people across the ...
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The Plague of Justinian, an ancient disease that nearly wiped asia and europe, found in a 1500 year old teeth.

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Valentinian Victory Trophy Captive/siscia mint/ Rare original ancient Roman coin

Valentinian Victory Trophy Captive/siscia mint/ Rare original ancient Roman coin | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
in Coins & Paper Money, Coins: Ancient, Roman: Imperial (27 BC-476 AD) (Valentinian Victory Trophy Captive/siscia mint/ Rare original ancient Roman coin: $9.99 (0 Bids) End Date:...
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I had no idea they sold rare ancient rome coins on ebay. There are quite a few.

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'Microbial Pompeii' Found in Ancient Skeletons' Plaque Samples - Nature World News

'Microbial Pompeii' Found in Ancient Skeletons' Plaque Samples - Nature World News | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
Nature World News 'Microbial Pompeii' Found in Ancient Skeletons' Plaque Samples Nature World News Writing in the journal Nature Genetics, the researchers report this ancient oral health record reveales that, despite major changes in human diet,...
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In this article, it was revealed that humans get the same bacteria found in teeth which ever era and which ever diet we are on.

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Winds of Change: Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588. « Landsat Science

Winds of Change: Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588. « Landsat Science | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
Modern and ancient maps merge in this @NASA_Landsat feature about the Spanish Armada. http://t.co/jJP9GCcbxA http://t.co/lDaGOh7paV
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Ancient school in Egypt reveals ancient kids were pretty much the same as kids ... - Catholic Online

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Ancient school in Egypt reveals ancient kids were pretty much the same as kids ...
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Archaeologists have made a particularly exciting discovery at a site in Egypt.
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An ancient Egyptian piece of a sarcophagus return to Egypt - Ahram Online

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This short article is about an ancient Egyptian piece that is being returned to Egypt from France. It was from a French citizen who had this 19 cm long piece of history that has engravings of various images! I thought this was a nice and generous act in returning valuable pieces of a city to its home. 

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Where Native Americans come from | Student Science

Where Native Americans come from | Student Science | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
All tribes seem to derive from the same Asian roots, DNA indicates.
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DNA claims native americans are from asia

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Athens | The Little Great City HD

Athens I The Little Great City emmanouil papadopoulos music | Gustavo Santaolalla - Pajaros My Blueberry Nights OST manos@stereosis.com.
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Ideological Implications Of Nudes In Roman Mosaics - Science 2.0

Ideological Implications Of Nudes In Roman Mosaics - Science 2.0 | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
To ancient Romans, the depiction of female nudes in mosaics were meant to invoke beauty, carnality and eroticism while male bodies reflected determination, strength and power, according to work from the Universidad ...
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3D Scanning Saved These Ancient Footprints Just Before They ...

3D Scanning Saved These Ancient Footprints Just Before They ... | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
In May 2013, a storm uncovered these ancient footprints on an English beach. At over 800000 years old, they're the oldest human ancestor footprints ever found outside of Africa. The storm that revealed them soon washed ...
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Interesting footprints, said to be the oldest footprint ever found in Africa

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Ancient well unearthed in northern Tel Aviv - Jerusalem Post

Ancient well unearthed in northern Tel Aviv - Jerusalem Post | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
Ancient well unearthed in northern Tel Aviv Jerusalem Post The archaeologists on site were surprised and very pleased to discover that the well, dating back to ancient Byzantine and Islamic periods, was a rare example of a relatively...
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Ancient well in jerusalem being studied by archeologist.

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Anatolia : Archaeological Mysteries of Ancient Turkey (Full Documentary)

Anatolia : Archaeological Mysteries of Ancient Turkey (Full Documentary) . 2013 This documentary and the rest of the documentaries presented relate to import...
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An Ancient City Is Discovered Underwater. What They Found Will Change History Forever

An Ancient City Is Discovered Underwater. What They Found Will Change History Forever | Ancient Cities | Scoop.it
The ancient city of Heracleion is discovered and the findings could change the history books. And it was discovered while looking for something else.
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Found artifacts, really cool discovery.

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Iran to mull over installation of Cyrus Cylinder replica in The Hague - Tehran Times

Iran to mull over installation of Cyrus Cylinder replica in The Hague Tehran Times The cylinder was created following the Persian conquest of Babylon in 539 BC, when Cyrus overthrew the Babylonian king Nabonidus and replaced him as ruler, ending...
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"The Cyrus Cylinder, a 539-530 BC artifact, is seen on display at the National Museum of Iran in Tehran on September 12, 2010." They are planning on putting a replica in a museum in Great Britain.

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