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27 letters in the alphabet? « larahentz

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Do You Know All 27 Letters of the Alphabet? By Nate Hoffelder [http://www.mediabistro.com/ebooknewser/do-you-know-all-27-letters-of-the-alphabet_b18088]. I've come across a historical footnote on the English language ...
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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— Sheet of studies with a sketch for ‘The death of...

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Sheet of studies with a sketch for ‘The death of Empedocles’ (mid 1660s-late 1660s) Salvator Rosa (Photo: Sheet of studies with a sketch for ‘The death of Empedocles’  (mid 1660s-late 1660s) Salvator Rosa
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UK researcher uses new technology to preserve ancient artifact

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William Endres, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and Digital Studies, has already captured multispectral and historical images of the St. Chad Gospels and rendered ...
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Quantum Physics: The Multiverse of Parmenides 1 — Heinrich Pas ...

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Quantum Physics: The Multiverse of Parmenides 1 — Heinrich Pas. July 9, 2014. Heisenberg traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark, in the fall of 1941 to visit his fatherly friend and mentor Niels Bohr. According to Heisenberg, his intention was to ...
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Science Is Not About Certainty The separation of science and the humanities is ... - The New Republic

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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Ancient Celtic Druids: Legacy and Influence - Apollo's Raven

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Ancient Celtic Druids described as magicians, judges, natural scientists, and doctors of medicine who were as influential as kings and brought fear to Rome (RT @ClucianaLuciana: The mystery & mystique of Druids.
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Lost City: Remains of Ancient Temple Discovered in Iraq - NBCNews.com

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Lost City: Remains of Ancient Temple Discovered in Iraq
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Life-size human statues and column bases from a long-lost temple dedicated to a supreme god have been discovered in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq.
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Ayurvedic medicine: History, basics, treatments and caveats - Los Angeles Times

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Ayurvedic medicine: History, basics, treatments and caveats
Los Angeles Times
Texts describing it were written as appendices to the Vedas, the ancient Hindu scriptures. But that's more of a cultural connection than a dogmatic one.
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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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... Petch, chief archaeologist.
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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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A Banker, a Scholar, and the Invention of Art History
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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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