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The Greek and the Phoenicia in the Mediterranean - EMportal

The Greek and the Phoenicia in the Mediterranean - EMportal | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The Greek and the Phoenicia in the MediterraneanEMportal... and the development of the alphabet.
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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Byblos Jbeil, the birthplace of the phoenician alphabet Part 2

Byblos known for being one of the oldest city in the world, more than 7000 years of history , 12 layers of history and archeology famous for its crusaders castle ...
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The Greek Alphabet Experience (with narration) New

This video presents and narrates the entire Greek Alphabet in 10 minutes, and includes the names, the capital and lower-case forms of the letters, and an ...
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BBC Documentary: Secret Science of the Occult Ancient Discoveries [2015 NEW]

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Sanskrit fever grips Germany: 14 universities teaching India's ancient ... - Daily Mail

Sanskrit fever grips Germany: 14 universities teaching India's ancient ... - Daily Mail | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
MAIL TODAY EXCLUSIVE: Will Germans be the eventual custodians of Sanskrit, its rich heritage and culture? If the demand for Sanskrit and Indology courses in Germany is any indication, that’s what the future looks like.
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Animals enliven human language - Phys.Org

Animals enliven human language - Phys.Org | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
When Debra Hawhee reads Mother Goose and Aesop's Fables to her 5-year-old daughter, she hears in them the usual social lessons—and an additional layer of meaning besides.
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MRSA Defeated by Ancient Science! Yeah Science, Yeah, Mr White

What do you think causes MRSA? Comment below! Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacterium that causes infections in different parts of the body. It's tougher to treat...
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New translation of ancient poetry brings GVSU professor national notice - MLive.com

On Jan. 14, 2014, just one day after Rayor had turned in the page proofs for her new book, she got word that a University of Oxford classicist had uncovered new pieces of Sappho's writing.
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UICA shows us how to take art collecting to the next level - The Rapidian

UICA shows us how to take art collecting to the next level - The Rapidian | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
With the recent Power Objects, The Future has a Primitive Heart show at UICA, we get a look at what it can mean to build a serious art collection with a guiding theme.
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Spectacular but occasionally sagging: Defining Beauty: The Body in Ancient ... - Culture24

Spectacular but occasionally sagging: Defining Beauty: The Body in Ancient ... - Culture24 | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A spectacular classical art opening and a conclusion with loans from the Vatican Museum and the pediment of the Parthenon make up for a mid-section lacking context, says Rachel Teskey.
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India's Ancient Sciences & Technological Innovations Redicovered

India is one of the oldest and richest civilizations in the world. It is home to the world's first planned cities, where every house had its own bathroom and toilet five thousand years ago....
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DNA extracted from ancient Neanderthal fossil - ABC Science Online

DNA extracted from ancient Neanderthal fossil - ABC Science Online | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The oldest samples of Neanderthal DNA have been extracted from remains embedded in a cave in southern Italy, confirming that the so-called Altamura Man was a Neanderthal who lived around 150,000 years ago.
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Finally, the Beauty of France's Chauvet Cave Makes its Grand Public Debut - Smithsonian

Finally, the Beauty of France's Chauvet Cave Makes its Grand Public Debut Smithsonian Prehistorian Norbert Aujoulat studied a single painting, Panel of the Panther, identified the tools used to create the masterwork and found other images...
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J-Lo sparks quest to find 'first editions' of The Iliad - The Guardian

J-Lo sparks quest to find 'first editions' of The Iliad - The Guardian | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Reference to Greek epic poem in Jennifer Lopez thriller The Boy Next Door propels Homer up AbeBooks’ search rankings
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Pythagoras - The First Philosopher

Pythagoras of Phoenicia The Original Philosopher, Pythagoras the Father of Philosophy. The Greatest Mathematician and Philosopher and founder of the ...
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Swallowed by the Sea Ancient Egypt's Greatest Lost City BBC Documentary 2014 [2015 NEW]

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Notebook owned by the father of computer science to be auctioned

Notebook owned by the father of computer science to be auctioned | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The journal that Alan Turing used to jot down his thoughts on a universal language was later turned into a dream diary by one of his student
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Review of “Debt: The First 5000 Years,” by David Graeber - Basic Income News

Review of “Debt: The First 5000 Years,” by David Graeber - Basic Income News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Debt: The First 5,000 Years, by David Graeber (New York: Melville House, 2011). Review by Brent Ranalli Most histories of money are histories of coins, tokens. But coins come and go with empires.
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Guangzhou's changing face: a city its people can't recognise any more - South China Morning Post (subscription)

Guangzhou's changing face: a city its people can't recognise any more - South China Morning Post (subscription) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
As tower blocks replace its villages, Guangzhou has become unrecognisable to many locals. But is the flood of development worth it, asks Thomas Bird
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Godel's theorems & the limits of reason - The Express Tribune

Godel's theorems & the limits of reason - The Express Tribune | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Godel proved what poets have always known, that transcendental truths are beyond the reach of reason
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Introducing the Ancient Greeks review – the culture that shaped our world - The Guardian

Introducing the Ancient Greeks review – the culture that shaped our world - The Guardian | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This invaluable study of the 2,000-year legacy of the ‘Greek miracle’ reveals why the west will be always in the country’s debt
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Neil MacGregor made the British Museum truly majestic - Telegraph.co.uk

Neil MacGregor made the British Museum truly majestic - Telegraph.co.uk | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Whoever succeeds him as director of this country’s leading museum should continue his scholarly efforts
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Getty Conservation Institute Protects China's Cultural Treasures - Forbes

Getty Conservation Institute Protects China's Cultural Treasures - Forbes | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Can you describe the Conservation Institute and what it does? The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) works internationally to advance conservation practice in service of the world’s cultural heritage.
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Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc Cave, France: see how Stone Age man mastered the art - Telegraph.co.uk

Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc Cave, France: see how Stone Age man mastered the art - Telegraph.co.uk | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Replicas of some of the earliest ever cave paintings are about to go on display in the Ardèche. Anthony Peregrine reports
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Discovery in Ancient Cantabria Cave Is Amazing - Clapway

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Due to a layer of smooth, white calcite, the cave walls are considered to be a great canvas for artwork.
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