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DNA reveals origin of Minoan culture

DNA reveals origin of Minoan culture | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Europe's first advanced civilisation had a local origin and was not imported from outside the continent, according to a new study.
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Ancient boy-racers: Discovery of Iron Age chariot proves our ancestors loved a ... - The Independent

Ancient boy-racers: Discovery of Iron Age chariot proves our ancestors loved a ... - The Independent | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Our addiction to cars – or at least nifty runabouts – may be more deeply rooted in the national character than we think.
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The Legacy of Parmenides

The Legacy of Parmenides | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Parmenides of Elea was the most important and influential philosopher before Plato. Patricia Curd here reinterprets Parmenides' views and offers a new account of his relation to his predecessors and successors.
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Photos: Ancient Sundial-Moondial Discovered - LiveScience.com

Photos: Ancient Sundial-Moondial Discovered - LiveScience.com | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Check out these photos of a combination sundial-moondial dating to the 12th century that was discovered near Rostov, Russia. Archaeologists say the markings on the artifact correspond to positions of the sun and moon throughout the year.
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Ancient ritual bath discovered in Israel - Fox News

Ancient ritual bath discovered in Israel - Fox News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archaeologists in Israel have discovered an ancient ritual bath, as well as a 1,700 year-old water cistern with some surprising graffiti.
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Divers Find Titanic-Type Treasures From Ancient Antikythera Shipwreck - NBC News

Divers Find Titanic-Type Treasures From Ancient Antikythera Shipwreck - NBC News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient tableware, lead anchors and a giant bronze spear have been recovered during an expedition to the 2,000-year-old Antikythera shipwreck in Greece.The t...
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Ancient Basketmaker Village Found in Arizona Petrified Forest - NBC News

Ancient Basketmaker Village Found in Arizona Petrified Forest - NBC News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
PHOENIX — Archaeologists have unearthed a village believed to be about 1,300 years old and containing more than 50 sandstone-walled homes at Petrified Forest...
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Q&A: Cave Art Older, More Widespread Than Thought, Archaeologist Says - National Geographic

Q&A: Cave Art Older, More Widespread Than Thought, Archaeologist Says - National Geographic | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Newly dated cave paintings such as recent 40,000-year-old finds in Indonesia show that "our views have been too Eurocentric," says archaeologist Alistair Pike.
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Remains of Alexander the Great’s father King Philip II found in northern Greece

Remains of Alexander the Great’s father King Philip II found in northern Greece | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
ANCIENT bones found in a royal tomb in northern Greece belong to the Macedonian King Philip II, Alexander the Great’s father, a team of Greek researchers have confirmed.
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The Internet Classics Archive | Parmenides by Plato

Parmenides by Plato, part of the Internet Classics Archive
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Keeping paper relevant - Jerusalem Post

Keeping paper relevant - Jerusalem Post | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The National Library is home to tomes of priceless manuscripts, the exhibition of which shows that the lure of emotion and texture win out over technology every time.
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Ancient Coins: Strength and Unity of an Empire - CoinWeek

Ancient Coins: Strength and Unity of an Empire - CoinWeek | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC The Colosseo Collection …… The ancient Greek island of Lesbos was located in the northeastern Aegean Sea off the coast of modern-day Turkey.
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The Neolithic Toolkit - Archaeology Magazine

The Neolithic Toolkit - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
How experimental archaeology is showing that Europe's first farmers were also its first carpenters
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Archaeologists unearth beautiful Hermes mosaic under ancient Greek tomb - Tech Times

Archaeologists unearth beautiful Hermes mosaic under ancient Greek tomb - Tech Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A mosaic featuring the Greek god Hermes has been discovered inside a giant tomb, dating to the 4th Century BCE.
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VedicMaths.Org - Home

VedicMaths.Org - Home | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This site provides comprehensive material on Vedic Mathematics.
This includes introductory material, simple tutorials, lists of resources on Vedic Mathematics. It also sells courses on Vedic Mathematics i.e. books and DVDs.
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Hulking ancient kangaroos walked instead of hopping, study finds

Hulking ancient kangaroos walked instead of hopping, study finds | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
These giant kangaroos didn't have springy, flexible tails ready to help support their massive weight, so hopping was less of an option, researchers say.
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The Ionian Cities: Myth, Migration & Origins of Greek Settlement in Anatolia, Dr Naoise Mac Sweeney

'The Ionian Cities: Myth, Migration and the Origins of Greek Settlement in Anatolia'
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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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Ancient Glass Plate From Spain Shows a Beardless Jesus - NBC News

Ancient Glass Plate From Spain Shows a Beardless Jesus - NBC News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Spanish archaeologists have pieced together a glass plate that they say bears a fourth-century engraving of Jesus, wearing a philosopher's robe — but not wea...
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The human skull that challenges the Out of Africa theory

The human skull that challenges the Out of Africa theory | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This is the account of the discovery of a skull that has the potential to change what we know about human evolution, and a suppression and cover-up which followed.   In 1959, in an area call...
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Cave art and harpoon tips show African roots of our creative genius - The Guardian

Cave art and harpoon tips show African roots of our creative genius - The Guardian | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The discovery of wall paintings in Indonesian caves suggests that the human ability to express ourselves began before we trekked out of Africa
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Michael Tellinger – Ancient Breakthrough Energy Technology |  GLOBAL BEM VOICES

#science ~ BREAKTHROUGH ENERGY TECHNOLOGY; neodvisni raziskovalec sc. Michael Tellinger ~ Ubuntu movement (video) ~ http://t.co/1m7ORMJha1
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40000-year-old Indonesian cave paintings rewrite art history - The Star Online

40000-year-old Indonesian cave paintings rewrite art history - The Star Online | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Newly dated cave art from Sulawesi have now been determined as among the oldest human art yet discovered.
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Reading Marcus Aurelius's Meditations with a modern perspective - OUPblog (blog)

Reading Marcus Aurelius's Meditations with a modern perspective - OUPblog (blog) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Marcus Aurelius's Meditations is a remarkable phenomenon, a philosophical diary written by a Roman emperor, probably in 168-80 AD, and intended simply for his own use.
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Archaeologists Make Surprising Discovery at Neolithic Site in Scotland

Archaeologists Make Surprising Discovery at Neolithic Site in Scotland | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A giant-sized Neolithic Era cow found as archaeologists excavated at the famous Ness of Brodgar site in Orkney.
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