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Babylon's hanging garden: ancient scripts give clue to missing wonder

Babylon's hanging garden: ancient scripts give clue to missing wonder | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A British academic has gathered evidence suggesting garden was created at Nineveh, 300 miles from Babylon (Babylon's hanging garden: ancient scripts give clue to missing wonder
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Is Sophisticated Science Coded In Ancient Symbols - Laird Scranton

Laird Scranton joins Dr. Rita Louise on Just Energy Radio where he compares the cosmology of the ancient Egyptians, the Dogon that of the ancient Chinese. Ar...
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An Early Holiday Present: Forty-six new Greek manuscripts online - Medieval manuscripts blog

An Early Holiday Present: Forty-six new Greek manuscripts online - Medieval manuscripts blog | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Just in time for the holidays, we announce the latest batch of Greek manuscripts to be uploaded to Digitised Manuscripts. This project has been generously funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and many others, including the A.
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Megafauna cave painting could be 40,000 years old

Megafauna cave painting could be 40,000 years old | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Scientists say an Aboriginal rock art depiction of a giant, extinct bird could be Australia's oldest painting.
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The Oldest Temple on Earth! (Updated)

The Oldest Temple on Earth! (Updated) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Today I want to share this valuable talk that was recorded on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Smithsonian's Freer and Sackler Gallery in Washington DC. The speaker of the event is Dr. Klaus Schmidt of Ger...
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New classics program launched at Washington U. St. Louis - Inside Higher Ed

New classics program launched at Washington U. St. Louis - Inside Higher Ed | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
New classics program launched at Washington U. St.
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Sicilian Temples (Greek Metrology)

Sicilian Temples (Greek Metrology) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Characteristics of Sicilian Archaic Temples The large dimensions of the components, the presence of a propteron, an adyton, and other specific elements of the plan and elevation speak for an originally...
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Ancient Philosophy

Ancient Philosophy | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This course will acquaint the student with some of the ancient Greek contributions to the Western philosophical and scientific tradition.
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SomaFM: DEF CON Radio: Music for Hacking. The DEF CON Year-Round Channel. Commercial-free, Listener-supported Radio

SomaFM: DEF CON Radio: Music for Hacking. The DEF CON Year-Round Channel. Commercial-free, Listener-supported Radio | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
♬ 123Mrk - Invisible Colors (Druid Cloak remix) ♬ http://t.co/VODTdU7kf2 #nowplaying
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The Ramayana: Where Modern Science And Ancient Myths Collide - YouTube

Hindu tradition has long held the belief that a strip of land between modern day India and Shi Lanka was a bridge built by their beloved deity Rama as descri...
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Hunting for the Origins of Symbolic Thought - New York Times

Hunting for the Origins of Symbolic Thought - New York Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archaeologists are discovering Paleolithic art outside Europe, rewriting the history of human creativity.
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Homo erectus engraving could re-write human history, and might show art began 300,000 years earlier than we knew

Homo erectus engraving could re-write human history, and might show art began 300,000 years earlier than we knew | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A zig-zag, drawn on a shell, could re-write our entire understanding of human origins and art.
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Locked Away for Years, Skeleton's Secrets Rewrite Prehistory of North America

Locked Away for Years, Skeleton's Secrets Rewrite Prehistory of North America | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
People came to the New World thousands of years earlier and by different means of locomotion than expected, says the Sherlock Holmes of old bones.
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Europe’s Oldest Wine - Archaeology Magazine

Europe’s Oldest Wine - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
RT @AustArchaeology: Europe's oldest wine http://t.co/8G3kDMC8Pi /BA
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ANCIENT MATHEMATICS, SCIENCE AND RELIGION - YouTube

THE LEGEND/HISTORY OF THE "SHM-SU-HRU"/NAGA,S/NATAR,S ON ANCIENT AFRICA.
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2400-Year-Old Coffin's 'Odd' Art Hints at Ancient Egypt's Brain Drain - Live Science

2400-Year-Old Coffin's 'Odd' Art Hints at Ancient Egypt's Brain Drain - Live Science | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
An ancient Egyptian coffin with strange and amateurish decorations has been revealed, shedding light on a tumultuous period in Egyptian history when the Persian Empire was in control of the region.
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IBM - The Evolution of Social Business

IBM - The Evolution of Social Business | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
From cave painting to social media: an interesting infographic on the evolution of #socbiz http://t.co/t9bdaJ1hi0 http://t.co/XYXNiwDEP3
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Did the world's major religions arise due to WEALTH?

Did the world's major religions arise due to WEALTH? | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Researchers at the Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris a sharp transition toward moralising religions when individuals in a society felt more secure with basic needs, such as food.
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Ancient Peoples - Terracotta vase in the form of a Phallus ...

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Terracotta vase in the form of a Phallus
c.550-500 BC
Archaic Greek
Phallus vases are a rare and distinctive feature of Archaic Greek pottery. They were used to store perfumed oils, presumably of an...
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Loan of Elgin Marbles piece to Russia spurs several controversies - Los Angeles Times

Loan of Elgin Marbles piece to Russia spurs several controversies - Los Angeles Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The British Museum's decision to lend a piece from the disputed Elgin Marbles collection to Russia's Hermitage Museum ignited disputes across Europe on Friday, with the Greek government condemning the cultural overture as "an affront to the Greek ...
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The Riddle of the White Man's Origin is Summed U p in the Use of Language - FinalCall.com News

The Riddle of the White Man's Origin is Summed U p in the Use of Language - FinalCall.com News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
FinalCall.com News The Riddle of the White Man's Origin is Summed U p in the Use of Language FinalCall.com News The root number 22 is contained in the language and is derived from the 22 letters of the Phoenician alphabet which has its root in...
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The Wonders of Ancient Egypt – Rethinking the Paradigm Tour | Science and Technology

The Wonders of Ancient Egypt – Rethinking the Paradigm Tour | Science and Technology | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Speaker(s): Dr. Robert Schoch
Gary Evans
Yousef Awyan
Patricia Awyan
Mohamed Ibrahim Event Category: Ancient Civilizations Event Date(s): 04/01/2015 – 12:00 to 16/01/2015 – 12:00 Join these Speakers on a Journey throughout Egypt that promises to...
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Fossil of Ancient Carnivorous Flypaper Trap Plant Discovered in Amber

Fossil of Ancient Carnivorous Flypaper Trap Plant Discovered in Amber | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The fossil leaves of a carnivous flypaper trap plant was discovered in Amber.
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Ancient and mediaeval parallels in new publication - InCyprus

Ancient and mediaeval parallels in new publication - InCyprus | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Limassol Municipality’s new publication “Ancient and Mediaeval Parallels in contemporary Cypriot Art”, funded by the Cultural Services of the Education Ministry, will...
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