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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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24,000-Year-Old Body Shows Kinship to Europeans and American Indians

24,000-Year-Old Body Shows Kinship to Europeans and American Indians | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The genome of a boy indicates that Europeans reached farther east across Eurasia than previously assumed, and that Native Americans may be descended from a mix of Western Europeans and East Asians.
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Evidence of Ancient Human History Encoded in Music's Complex Patterns - Science Daily (press release)

Evidence of Ancient Human History Encoded in Music's Complex Patterns - Science Daily (press release) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Evidence of Ancient Human History Encoded in Music's Complex Patterns
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Where are all the (Pythagorean) women gone ?

Where are all the (Pythagorean) women gone ? | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
     Until recently my doing ancient philosophy meant writing about Plato and Aristotle with a side helping of the Stoics. Then I decided to look into ancient women philosophers and discovered, amo...
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Rome truths: why ancient Stoicism is making a comeback - Channel 4 News

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Rome truths: why ancient Stoicism is making a comeback Channel 4 News That means following the principles of self-control, reason, calm acceptance of fate and indifference to fame and fortune taught by ancient Greek and Roman philosophers like...
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The world's oldest pocket calendar that dates back 8,000 years

The world's oldest pocket calendar that dates back 8,000 years | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archaeologists discovered what's thought to be a Neolithic moon-shaped calendar in eastern Serbia made from the tusk of a wild boar. (#neolithic Could this be the world's oldest pocket calendar? Engraved tusk would have ...
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The Archaeology News Network: Megalithic pillar statue found in southern France

The Archaeology News Network: Megalithic pillar statue found in southern France | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Neolithic statue-menhir. http://t.co/J05SmtzsAp
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Archaeologists Unearth Large Ancient Wine Cellar in Israel - RedOrbit

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Image Caption: These 3,700-year-old jars were discovered in an ancient palatial wine cellar unearthed by researchers at Tel Kabri in July 2013.
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Archaeologists have discovered the largest, oldest wine cellar dating back to about 1,700 B.C. They dug and dug then found a 15 by 25 foot room filled with forty jugs. They also discovered compounds of honey, mint , cinnamon bark, juniper berries, and raisens. From the wine cellar they found doors and in 2015 they will tell us where it leads to.

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Linguistics History of India

This presentation is about Linguistics History of India.
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Book Review: Braidotti's Vital Posthumanism - h+ Magazine

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Book Review: Braidotti's Vital Posthumanism h+ Magazine Some critical posthumanists argue that the idea of the human as a sovereign, free agent “unmarked by its interactions with the object-world” is rendered obsolete by philosophical and...
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600 Amulets Discovered in Ancient Turkish Temple - Nature World News

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600 Amulets Discovered in Ancient Turkish Temple
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Archaeologists have found an "unparalleled" cache of more than 600 seals and amulets in an ancient temple in Turkey dating back at least 2,400 years.
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Ancient Egyptians mummified snacks for journey to death - study - Irish Times

Ancient Egyptians mummified snacks for journey to death - study - Irish Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient Egyptians mummified snacks for journey to death - study Irish Times A new study released this evening by the US Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences shows that embalming treatments were used to prepare portions of ribs and roasts...
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Cells to Civilizations by Enrico Coen – review - The Guardian

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Greek Mythology: God and Goddesses - Documentary

Greek Mythology: God and Goddesses - Documentary Subscribe now for more documentaries! Thank you! Greek Mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient Greeks, concerning...
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Ancient Neanderthal Viruses Found in Modern Human DNA - Nature World News

Ancient Neanderthal Viruses Found in Modern Human DNA - Nature World News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Ancient Neanderthal Viruses Found in Modern Human DNA
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The ancient viruses belong to a family known as HML2. The researchers plan to explore the HML2 origins for links to cancer and HIV.
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Math: Using GeoGebra to learn about the Pythagorean theorem ...

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In math, we began to use GeoGebra to learn about the Pythagorean theorem (a ⊃2;+b⊃2;=h⊃2;). First, I created a right angle triangle and put squares on each side.
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Ancient rock murals found in Tamil Nadu's Pudukottai district - NDTV

Ancient rock murals found in Tamil Nadu's Pudukottai district
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Paintings had also been found on the roof of the cave between the Shiva and Vishnu temples in the fort.
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Acid raid, ozone depletion contributed to ancient extinction | Carnegie Institution for Science

Acid raid, ozone depletion contributed to ancient extinction | Carnegie Institution for Science | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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6,400 Yr-Old Remains Found in ‘Death Shroud’ Inside Barcelona Cave | HispanicallySpeakingNews.com

6,400 Yr-Old Remains Found in ‘Death Shroud’ Inside Barcelona Cave  |  HispanicallySpeakingNews.com | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
University of Barcelona archaeologists are reporting an exciting find in a cave near the city of Barcelona in Begues. (#neolithic 6400 Year-Old Remains Found in 'Death Shroud' Inside Barcelona Cave - Hispanically Speaking News: H...
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Wine Cellar, Well Aged, Is Revealed in Israel - New York Times

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RedOrbit Wine Cellar, Well Aged, Is Revealed in Israel New York Times A chemical analysis of residues left in the three-foot-tall jars detected organic traces of acids that are common components of all wine, as well as ingredients popular in...
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The remote capital of the Kingdom of Bhutan wants to transform itself into an ... - Quartz

The remote capital of the Kingdom of Bhutan wants to transform itself into an ... - Quartz | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The remote capital of the Kingdom of Bhutan wants to transform itself into an ...
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A tiny Himalayan kingdom that's long been fiercely protective of its ancient Buddhist traditions wants to transform its capital into an electric car city.
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Fascinating figures - Express.co.uk

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Fascinating figures
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OUR seven-day week is a straight inheritance from ancient Babylonia and Jewish traditions that took the seven planets as one of the ordering principles of humanity and divinity.
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Tatev Monastery to Receive Restorations for 1111th Anniversary - Asbarez Armenian News

Tatev Monastery to Receive Restorations for 1111th Anniversary - Asbarez Armenian News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Asbarez Armenian News Tatev Monastery to Receive Restorations for 1111th Anniversary Asbarez Armenian News In the 14th and 15th centuries Tatev Monastery hosted one of the most important Armenian medieval universities, the University of Tatev,...
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The Ancient Marriage between Music, Movement and Mood - Scientific American (blog)

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Scientific American (blog) The Ancient Marriage between Music, Movement and Mood Scientific American (blog) Shelly Fan Shelly Xuelai Fan is a PhD Candidate in Neuroscience at the University of British Columbia, where she studies protein degradation...
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King Tut's Grandfather's Scarab Reveals City Beneath a City - Headlines & Global News

King Tut's Grandfather's Scarab Reveals City Beneath a City - Headlines & Global News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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King Tut's Grandfather's Scarab Reveals City Beneath a City
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Archaeologists found something unexpected when excavating an ancient city in Israel; an even more ancient Canaanite city.
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Demise of cursive writing - Youngstown Vindicator

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Demise of cursive writing
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Cursive writing isn't exactly cave painting, but we wouldn't be surprised to see it mostly extinct within a few more generations.
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