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The very first linguistic turn | CHS Fellowships Research Bulletin

The very first linguistic turn | CHS Fellowships Research Bulletin | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The philological analysis of certain works representative of the ancient philosophical tradition, such as the poems of Parmenides, Empedocles, or Plato's Timaeus, has indeed allowed me to ascertain the existence of a ...
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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A history of science (volume 1)

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Ancient Script and big lizards. | Scott's design blog

Ancient Script and big lizards. | Scott's design blog | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient Script and big lizards. So I woke up this morning and from the usual morning coffee, morning wee and morning social media check I had the notion to Google the origins of text and the alphabet (too much coffee ...
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Theoretical Structural Archaeology

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An archaeologist’s view of the archaeology of building and architecture in the ancient world, especially prehistoric Southern England, 2000BC ~500AD (RT @AsymptoteGrey: Understanding the Neolithic Longhouse #startups #philosophy #art
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Digital revolution: how technology has changed what it means to be an artist - New Statesman

Digital revolution: how technology has changed what it means to be an artist - New Statesman | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Digital revolution: how technology has changed what it means to be an artist New Statesman The artist's notes reference religious fervour, self-doubt and the cave paintings of Lascaux but even without any of that knowledge, the experience is...
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of Babel - Spiked

of Babel - Spiked | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
of Babel Spiked Everyone who speaks a foreign language will have experienced the frustration of not being able accurately to translate a word of their native tongue, as well as the delight of encountering a new word which explains something not...
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Ancient Inuit hunting camp to be uncovered in Manitoba - CBC.ca

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Ancient Inuit hunting camp to be uncovered in Manitoba
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TGD diary: Pythagoras, music, sacred geometry, and genetic code

TGD diary: Pythagoras, music, sacred geometry, and genetic code | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Pythagoras, music, sacred geometry, and genetic code. The idea that the 12-note scale could allow mapping to a closed path covering all vertices of icosahedron having 12 vertices and not intersecting itself is attractive.
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A Banker, a Scholar, and the Invention of Art History - The New Republic

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Dinosaur-Era Fossil Shows Birds' Feathers Evolved Before Flight

Dinosaur-Era Fossil Shows Birds' Feathers Evolved Before Flight | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Feathers covered the Archaeopteryx, the flightless ancient ancestral bird from the age of dinosaurs, a newly found fossil shows.
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The Esoteric Ancient Wisdom of the Hawaiian Huna Philosophy

The Esoteric Ancient Wisdom of the Hawaiian Huna Philosophy | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
By: Paul Lenda, Guest A long time ago, Hawaii was a mystical and magical place (and still is today in many… (The Esoteric Ancient Wisdom of the Hawaiian Huna Philosophy http://t.co/O9SMjuXTxl)...
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Ancient gold from 4,300-year-old woman's necklace and ... - Culture24

Ancient gold from 4,300-year-old woman's necklace and ... - Culture24 | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Flint blades from 12,000 years ago and the strongest evidence of Neolithic housing in Britain – including two “exceptional” homes from the period and three thought to have had upper storeys – have been among the finds at ...
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Ancient baby boom in American Southwest exceeded modern birthrates

Ancient baby boom in American Southwest exceeded modern birthrates | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The grandeur of Mesa Verde’s cliff-side dwellings and the awe-inspiring engineering feats of Chaco Canyon attest to the vibrant cultures that flourished in the American Southwest more than 1,000 years ago.
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Mental Imagery > Ancient Imagery Mnemonics (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

Mental Imagery > Ancient Imagery Mnemonics (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Supposedly, this was the origin of the mnemonic technique known as the method of loci, described by Roman rhetoricians such as Cicero and Quintilian (c.35-c.95 C.E.), and widely employed, in various...
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Secrets Of The 5,000 Year-Old Proto-Elamite Tablets - Last ...

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ancient astronauts, ancient mysteries, exploration of secret ancient worlds and forbidden knowledge, Secrets Of The 5000 Year-Old Proto-Elamite Tablets - Last Undeciphered Script From The Ancient Near East.
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Stone Age Sound - BBC Radio 4 Extra

Stone Age Sound - BBC Radio 4 Extra | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Can sound solve the mysteries of a 5000-year-old Neolithic grave in Ireland? (06:30 Stone Age Sound: Can sound solve the mysteries of a 5000-year-old Neolithic grave in Ireland?
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The ancient, sacred, regenerative, death-defying yew tree - Telegraph

The ancient, sacred, regenerative, death-defying yew tree - Telegraph | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A yew tree in the corner of a Welsh churchyard is said to be 5,000 years old. Our Neolithic ancestors were as fascinated by it as we are (A yew tree in the corner of a Welsh churchyard is said to be 5,000 years old.
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An expert in late Greek philosophy, Stanford Professor Emeritus Michael ... - Stanford University News

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Can meditation really slow aging? - wwlp.com

Can meditation really slow aging? - wwlp.com | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Can meditation really slow aging? wwlp.com A pilot study od dementia caregivers, carried out with UCLA's Irwin and published in 2013, found that volunteers who did an ancient chanting meditation called Kirtan Kriya, 12 minutes a day for eight...
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Science and Technology in Ancient India

India was a well developed country in ancient time. This video will clarify that India was on the top of any field related to science and technology before a...
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Archaeologist uncovers the world's earliest erotic graffiti - Salon

Archaeologist uncovers the world's earliest erotic graffiti - Salon | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Archaeologist uncovers the world's earliest erotic graffiti
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Etchings inscribed in the ruins of an ancient Greek city may the earliest on record to “triumphantly” document a sexual relationship, the Guardian reports.
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How the ancient Greeks shaped modern mathematics – video animation

How the ancient Greeks shaped modern mathematics – video animation | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A Royal Institution animation about a group of revolutionary thinkers who changed the way we see mathematics (This animated video explains proofs, how Archimedes died, and how the ancient Greeks shaped math as we know it:
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Numismatik Lanz: Phanes Stater Realizes 280000 Euros - Coin Update News

Numismatik Lanz: Phanes Stater Realizes 280000 Euros - Coin Update News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Numismatik Lanz: Phanes Stater Realizes 280000 Euros
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These were by no means the only highlights in this great selection of magnificent Greek coins.
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Europa and the Minoan 'Goddess From Beyond The Sea'

Europa and the Minoan 'Goddess From Beyond The Sea' | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The figure of Europa, and her abduction by Zeus, is considered by many to be the founding myth of Europe – indeed the Phoenician queen lent her name to the continent. A careful teasing apart of the...
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Tibetans get high-altitude edge from extinct Denisovans' genes

Tibetans get high-altitude edge from extinct Denisovans' genes | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Forget climbing Mt. Everest — for most humans, just eking out a living on the harsh Tibetan plateau is challenge enough.
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What lies beneath: new discoveries about the Jericho skull

What lies beneath: new discoveries about the Jericho skull | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Alexandra Fletcher, curator, British Museum It’s always a problem for museum curators to find ways of learning more about the objects in their care without damaging them. For human remains, it’s ev...
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