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AURANA: GEMATRIA

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@BUDDIEE18 AURANA: GEMATRIA The Ancient Egyptian Art of Numerology.. A Science of Numbers wound through the Princip...http://t.co/ctoijOwkXv
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Largest trove of gold coins in Israel unearthed from ancient harbor - Fox News

Largest trove of gold coins in Israel unearthed from ancient harbor - Fox News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A group of divers in Israel stumbled upon the largest hoard of gold coins ever discovered in the country.
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Ancient Science & Engineering - Heron of Alexandria | History Documentary

BBC Documentary New 2015 - Heron of Alexandria History channel Full Documentary bbc documentary,bbc,national geographic,documentary,national geographic docum...
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Ancient tablets displayed in Jerusalem fuel looting debate - Uniontown Herald Standard

Ancient tablets displayed in Jerusalem fuel looting debate - Uniontown Herald Standard | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
JERUSALEM (AP) — At first glance, the ancient Babylonian tablets on exhibit for the first time at a Jerusalem museum look like nothing more than pockmarked lumps of clay.
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'To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science' by Steven Weinberg - Washington Post

'To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science' by Steven Weinberg - Washington Post | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Steven Weinberg takes readers on a tour of early science from Greece to Egypt to medieval Europe.
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Brazil Amazon: Drone to scan for ancient Amazonia - BBC News

Brazil Amazon: Drone to scan for ancient Amazonia - BBC News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Scientists are to scan the Amazon forest with a drone-mounted laser to look for evidence of occupation by ancient civilisations.
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Mongolian mummified monk 'was disciple of one of great Buddhist teachers' - The Siberian Times

Mongolian mummified monk 'was disciple of one of great Buddhist teachers' - The Siberian Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Identity revealed of incredible 200-year-old remains found in lotus positon amid reports criminal planned selling him for 10 million roubles.
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Gita in school: Religious text or philosophical treatise? - Times of India

Gita in school: Religious text or philosophical treatise? - Times of India | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Haryana's education minister Ram Bilas Sharma minced no words when he said recently in Sohna: "The government is ready to include the Gita in the school curriculum. It is knowledge, it is our way of life, it's science and a solution".
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Ancient stone carving discovered among lawn ornaments - RedOrbit

Ancient stone carving discovered among lawn ornaments - RedOrbit | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Searching through a collection of lawn ornaments for sale, archaeologist and TV presenter James Balme stumbled upon a large, grey stone with unique carvings on it.
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S.03 Empedocles, Anaxagoras, and the Atomists

This video looks at the metaphysical views of these philosophers.
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Formulating Questions

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Previous posts have reflected on the lack of curiosity amongst students in the history of science and how we might address the issue by modeling curiosity.
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Asia's Rise Is Rooted in Confucian Values - Wall Street Journal

Asia's Rise Is Rooted in Confucian Values - Wall Street Journal | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Booming states like China, South Korea and Singapore became capitalist by relying on old tenets of tolerance and social stability.
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Ancient 'scientific' theories need research - New Kerala

Ancient 'scientific' theories need research - New Kerala | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient 'scientific' theories need research New Kerala Ancient 'scientific' theories, similar to the one referred to by Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently, need to be researched, said the organiser of a three-day national-level science...
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World's Biggest Trove of Gold Built by Ancient 'Secret Agents' - Live Science

World's Biggest Trove of Gold Built by Ancient 'Secret Agents' - Live Science | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The world's biggest gold deposit may have been formed through the action of ancient volcanic flows and primitive microbes.
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Gorny & Mosch Presents Archaic Owls and a Collection of French Coins - Coin Update News

Gorny & Mosch Presents Archaic Owls and a Collection of French Coins - Coin Update News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Coin Update News Gorny & Mosch Presents Archaic Owls and a Collection of French Coins Coin Update News Having said that, the extremely fine stater that features the Greek Artemis on its obverse and the Artemis of Asia Minor on its reverse still is...
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Research into South Sulawesi prehistoric caves continues - Jakarta Post

The Makassar Cultural Heritage Preservation Center (BPCB) is working with the city’s Hasanuddin University and Ujungpandang Heritage to conduct new ...
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Dinos Tripped on Ancient Fungus, Fossils Hint - Nature World News

Dinos Tripped on Ancient Fungus, Fossils Hint - Nature World News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
You may think that people were the original psychedelic sojourners, 'tripping' on acid and mushrooms in a time of spirituality and rock n' roll.
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Dead Sea Scrolls, Ancient Artifacts to Be Displayed at California Science Center - Patch.com

Dead Sea Scrolls, Ancient Artifacts to Be Displayed at California Science Center - Patch.com | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Never before displayed scrolls and artifacts will head to the U.S for the first time. Advanced ticket purchases are advised due to crowds.
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Technological development in ancient Sri Lanka - nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper

Technological development in ancient Sri Lanka
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It should be borne in mind that the Indo-Aryan-speaking “Sinhalese” came to Sri Lanka by sea, and according to some historians they may have been traders.
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'Alphabetical' Tells The Story Behind Every Letter, A To Z - NPR

'Alphabetical' Tells The Story Behind Every Letter, A To Z - NPR | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
There are 26 letters in the English alphabet. But how did they get there, and why do they look the way they do? Michael Rosen looks for answers in his new book Alphabetical.
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100 Ancient Cult Sites Discovered in Israel - Live Science

100 Ancient Cult Sites Discovered in Israel - Live Science | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Some 8,000 years ago, people would have performed ritual activities like animal sacrifice at these cult sites, where death symbols as well as symbols of fertility, such as penis-shaped structures, were found.
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Fossil Provides Evidence Of Early Human Migration To Europe - WVAS

Fossil Provides Evidence Of Early Human Migration To Europe - WVAS | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Some 55,000 years ago, a person — whether female or male, we don't know — lived in Manot Cave in the western Galilee area of what is now Israel.
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Modeling Curiosity

In a previous post I tried to present an assignment in my history of the scientific revolution class that will give the students a chance to work closely with a primary source.
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'Alphabetical' Tells The Story Behind Every Letter, A To Z - WSHU

'Alphabetical' Tells The Story Behind Every Letter, A To Z - WSHU | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
There are 26 letters in the English alphabet. But how did they get there, and why do they look the way they do? Michael Rosen tackles these questions and
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650-Year-Old Drought Led to Abandonment of Ancient City - Nature World News

650-Year-Old Drought Led to Abandonment of Ancient City - Nature World News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A drought that lasted a staggering 650 years led to the abandonment of an ancient city in Mexico, prompting the once-thriving civilization to literally seek greener pastures, new research says.
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Ancient climate records 'back predictions' - BBC News

Ancient climate records 'back predictions' - BBC News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Records of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere millions of years ago support current predictions on the likely future course of climate change, say scientists.
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