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Calculating the Angular View of an iPhone - Wired (blog)

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Using the pythagorean theorem, I get a camera height of about 3.3 feet. That seems about right. But no one cares about the camera height.
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Fever mounts as stunning statues found at ancient Greek tomb

Fever mounts as stunning statues found at ancient Greek tomb | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Very cool! http://t.co/e66BbkOU7U #philosophy #AncientGreece
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Ancient Copper Settlement Discovered in Spain - Nature World News

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It was copper galore 4,000 to 5,000 years ago in a settlement in Spain, scientists recently discovered after unearthing ancient remains from the area.
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Hundreds of new discoveries at Stonehenge

Hundreds of new discoveries at Stonehenge | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Special lasers looked below neolithic site to reveal ancient sites and discoveries (Hundreds of new discoveries at Stonehenge: Special lasers looked below neolithic… http://t.co/aFCXfX6pIR...
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Surgeries in Ancient India (6th Century BCE) - Ancient Science

Surgeries in Ancient India (6th Century BCE) - Ancient Science | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Sushruta performed surgeries in ancient india on nose, ears, bladder, cataract, fistula, joints, haemorrhage more than 2600 ago with surgical instruments (Surgeries in Ancient India (6th Century BCE) http://t.co/e9IPZOVWyh...
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History of the alphabet

The history of alphabetic writing goes back to the consonantal writing system used for Semitic languages in the Levant in the 2nd millennium BCE. Most or nea...
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What Is Your Celtic Tree Sign? Druid Tree Symbols By Birthday Month

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Druid Celtic Tree Sign Meanings: Hazel, Elder, Willow Trees, Birch, Hawthorn and Rowan (What Is Your Celtic Tree Sign?
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Ancient Roman Jewelry Found Under Shop : DNews

Ancient Roman Jewelry Found Under Shop : DNews | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The bracelets and necklaces, representing one of the finest collection of Roman jewelry, were buried in Colcester, U.K., by a terrified Roman woman.
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Archaeologists make spectacular discovery off Denmark’s coast - News - The Copenhagen Post

Archaeologists make spectacular discovery off Denmark’s coast - News - The Copenhagen Post | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient boat and Stone Age settlement found (Archaeologists discover neolithic boat off Denmark’s coast - News - The Copenhagen Post http://t.co/6VgQqKvz55)...
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Did Stone Age cavemen talk to each other in symbols?

Did Stone Age cavemen talk to each other in symbols? | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Previously overlooked patterns in the cave art of southern France and Spain suggest man might have learned written communication 25,000 years earlier than we thought.
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Peachy keen: ancient pits reveal origin of peach domestication

Peachy keen: ancient pits reveal origin of peach domestication | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Peaches fresh from the tree or in treats like pie, jam and ice cream have been enjoyed by people for a long, long time.
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Beating, starvation and murder – childhood was tough in ancient times

Beating, starvation and murder – childhood was tough in ancient times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
#Science #News Beating, starvation and murder – childhood was tough in ancient times: If you think that smacki... http://t.co/EhjDAy35yV
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Joy Kinley's curator insight, September 4, 12:32 PM

Children were frequently treated as mini-adults in the ancient world and the punishments that they had reflected this.

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Koine Greek Alphabet - New Testament Greek

A short, user-friendly video teaching the names of the Greek letters (Koine and Modern) and their sounds (using the Restored Koine pronunication). The Restor...
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India: Ancient Nalanda University Reopens After 800 Years - International Business Times UK

India: Ancient Nalanda University Reopens After 800 Years - International Business Times UK | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
International Business Times UK India: Ancient Nalanda University Reopens After 800 Years International Business Times UK It will have seven schools for post-graduate and doctoral students with courses in science, philosophy and spirituality and...
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Discovery of ancient papyrus amulet with biblical references excites boffins - Tech Times

Discovery of ancient papyrus amulet with biblical references excites boffins - Tech Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Tech Times Discovery of ancient papyrus amulet with biblical references excites boffins Tech Times The ancient amulet containing the papyrus artifact was part of the collection at the John Rylands Research Institute at the University of Manchester...
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Who's Buried in Largest Tomb in Northern Greece? New Finds Raise Intrigue

Who's Buried in Largest Tomb in Northern Greece? New Finds Raise Intrigue | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The biggest known ancient Greek tomb may hold a relative of Alexander the Great, researchers say. (Who's buried in the largest ancient Greek tomb?
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What Homer's Iliad Tells Us About the Islamic State - Huffington Post

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What Homer's Iliad Tells Us About the Islamic State
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America's military castes love to call themselves warriors.
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Physicist puts time on timeless Monet painting - Los Angeles Times

Physicist puts time on timeless Monet painting
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Olson next calculated the sun's height from the horizon and its angle of rise, which determined the time of year and time of day depicted in the painting.
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5 Ancient Greek Civilization ‘Firsts’ That Were Not

5 Ancient Greek Civilization ‘Firsts’ That Were Not | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The Greek Alphabet New research suggests the Greeks borrowed their system known as alphabetic numerals from the Egyptians, and did not (5 Ancient Greek Civilization ‘Firsts’ That Were Not: The Greek Alphabet New research suggests the...
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Philotimo – An Ancient Word Worth Remembering |

Philotimo – An Ancient Word Worth Remembering | | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
#philosophy #ancientGreece A look at 'philotimo' - an ancient word worth remembering http://t.co/KDNowwVdD3 http://t.co/I2Cm9T5MHO
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Archaeologists race against time to save Gaza's ancient ruins

Archaeologists race against time to save Gaza's ancient ruins | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A plethora of archaeological treasures lie scattered across the territory of what is now known as the Gaza strip, a stretch of land on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea that borders Egypt and (Archaeologists race against time to save Gaza's...
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Obama's Visit to Ancient Druid Monument Stonehenge Elicits Profound Reaction: "How Cool is This?"

Obama's Visit to Ancient Druid Monument Stonehenge Elicits Profound Reaction: "How Cool is This?" | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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A Superhero of Sorts in a Hunt for Artifacts

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When a team of archaeologists explore the site of an ancient shipwreck this month, they will use a suit evocative of “Iron Man” that will allow for longer dives.
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Ancient 'Zigzag Art' Discovered In 2800-Year-Old Greek Tomb - Huffington Post

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A 2,800-year-old tomb with the remains of a possibly wealthy individual inside, has been discovered in the ancient city of Corinth in Greece.
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Iron age tunic thaws out of ice

Iron age tunic thaws out of ice | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
An Iron Age tunic is among the discoveries found under melting snow on Norwegian mountains.
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Neolithic Oven Discovered in Croatia - Archaeology Magazine

Neolithic Oven Discovered in Croatia - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Croatian archaeologists digging a Neolithic home have discovered a 6,500-year-old oven http://t.co/zBZhJ8sGvn http://t.co/ZR3CiLliO1
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