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Fossil of "most ancient" monkey of Americas found in Panama Canal

Fossil of "most ancient" monkey of Americas found in Panama Canal | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Panama City, Apr 27 (EFE).- The fossilized remains of the "most ancient" long-tailed monkey of the Americas, dating back some 20 million years, is the latest discovery to be announced by of a group of scientists who spent several years analyzing...
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Ireland’s Dairies Date Back 6,000 Years - Archaeology Magazine

Ireland’s Dairies Date Back 6,000 Years  - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Analysis of 6,000-year-old pottery excavated in Ireland finds heavy use of milk products http://t.co/bqcB0nM5FH http://t.co/1uwQF1xboA
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Incredible pride in translating works of ancient India: Rohan Murty, Murty ... - Financial Express

Incredible pride in translating works of ancient India: Rohan Murty, Murty ... - Financial Express | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The Murty Classical Library of India (MCLI), a not-for-profit set up by Rohan Murty, son of former Infosys chairman NR Narayana Murthy...
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Scans tell gripping tale of possible ancient tool use - Science News

Scans tell gripping tale of possible ancient tool use - Science News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
South African fossils contain inner signs of humanlike hands, indicating possible tool use nearly 3 million years ago.
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Human Ancestors May Have Used Tools Half-Million Years Earlier Than Thought

Human Ancestors May Have Used Tools Half-Million Years Earlier Than Thought | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The hand bones of early human ancestors, compared with those of apes and modern people, point the finger at surprisingly early stone tool use.
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Archaeologists Investigate Ancient Greek Temenos on Black Sea Island - Popular Archaeology

Archaeologists Investigate Ancient Greek Temenos on Black Sea Island - Popular Archaeology | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Possible evidence of lost temple of Apollo uncovered.
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Ancient bronze ram unearthed in Phanagoria named Russia’s most compelling find in 2014 - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News

Ancient bronze ram unearthed in Phanagoria named Russia’s most compelling find in 2014 - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Volnoe Delo Oleg Deripaska Foundation, one of the largest private charities in Russia, announces that an ancient bronze naval ram found in the submerged part of Phanagoria, the largest Greek colony on the Taman peninsula, was named the year’s most...
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Musician's Recreation of Ancient Sumerian Songs Will Haunt You

Musician's Recreation of Ancient Sumerian Songs Will Haunt You | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
These songs are examples of how art and science can come together to create something incredible.
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Series of droughts may have undone ancient Maya

Series of droughts may have undone ancient Maya | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
May be hard to prove. Series of droughts may have undone ancient Maya - Science/AAAS | News http://t.co/bPHwWA2n1v
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We Finally Have A New Clue About Why An Ancient Chinese Civilization Disappeared

We Finally Have A New Clue About Why An Ancient Chinese Civilization Disappeared | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Some scholars believe that the people from Sanxingdui may have destroyed their own creations and relocated. But why has remained a mystery.
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Keep Track — irisharchaeology: A 5,000 year old doorway, one...

Keep Track — irisharchaeology: A 5,000 year old doorway, one... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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“ A 5,000 year old doorway, one of the Neolithic passage tombs at Knowth, Co. Meath, Ireland
Photo by Marc Gautier http://tinyurl.com/mch6yvd
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Ancient Roman Water Networks Made the Empire Vulnerable - Smithsonian

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Ancient Roman Water Networks Made the Empire Vulnerable
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(B. J. Dermody et al., Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 2014).
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Ancient Earth Warmed Dramatically After a One-Two Carbon Punch - Smithsonian

NBCNews.com Ancient Earth Warmed Dramatically After a One-Two Carbon Punch Smithsonian A spell of severe global warming 55 million years ago was triggered by not one but two injections of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere—and the rate of...
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Stanford scholar explores Arabic obsession with language - Stanford Report

Stanford scholar explores Arabic obsession with language - Stanford Report | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Comparative literature professor Alexander Key finds that the Arab world had a head start on the West when it comes to understanding how language works.
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X-ray method helps decipher ancient scrolls - CNN

X-ray method helps decipher ancient scrolls - CNN | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
In A.D. 79, Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. New tech may allow researchers to read scrolls.
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Ancient Scrolls, Burned in Vesuvius Volcano Eruption, Deciphered by Advanced X-Ray Scans

Ancient Scrolls, Burned in Vesuvius Volcano Eruption, Deciphered by Advanced X-Ray Scans | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Writings thought lost in the explosion that buried Pompeii can be read with a technique related to CT scanning
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Using X-rays, scientists read ancient, volcano-charred scrolls

Using X-rays, scientists read ancient, volcano-charred scrolls | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Talk about reading between the lines! Scientists wielding X-rays say they can, for the first time, read words inside the charred, rolled-up scrolls that survived the catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius nearly two millenniums ago.
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Life in the Neolithic Age - The Wisdom Of The Stones - Prehistoric Humans Neanderthal

In this documentary strives to roll back the limits of history to include the remarkable achievements of the Neolithic Age. Engineering skills, as demonstrat...
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Turkish Developers May Have Uncovered the Largest Ancient Underground City to Date

Turkish Developers May Have Uncovered the Largest Ancient Underground City to Date | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
In what could be the largest-ever discovery of its kind, Turkish developers say they have uncovered a previously unknown underground city beneath the city of NevAYehir in Turkey's central Anatolian province.
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Ancient shipwrecks show how Byzantine boats were made

Ancient shipwrecks show how Byzantine boats were made | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient engineering. Ancient shipwrecks show how Byzantine boats were made - Science/AAAS | News http://t.co/SR23pQnzlg
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Orkney Islands' Neolithic and Viking Heritage

Orkney Islands' Neolithic and Viking Heritage | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A brief overview of the history of Orkney, from early Pictish origins to Viking settlement, and a tour of Orkney's neolithic sites and standing stones such as Stenness, a site similar to Stonehenge
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Israelis Discover Ancient Jewelry Decorated with a Menorah - Chinatopix

Israelis Discover Ancient Jewelry Decorated with a Menorah - Chinatopix | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The significance of the symbol has something to do with its reference in Exodus 25 verses 31 through 33.
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TECHNOLOGY AND MACHINES OF ANCIENT CHINA - Discovery History Science Tech (full documentar - YouTube

TECHNOLOGY AND MACHINES OF ANCIENT CHINA - Discovery History Science Tech (full documentary) technology and machines of ancient china (full documentary). tha...
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Study Hints that Ancient Earth Made Its Own Water—Geologically - Ohio State University

Study Hints that Ancient Earth Made Its Own Water—Geologically - Ohio State University | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ohio State University Study Hints that Ancient Earth Made Its Own Water—Geologically Ohio State University SAN FRANCISCO—A new study is helping to answer a longstanding question that has recently moved to the forefront of earth science: Did our...
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