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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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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
23rd December 2013 By Paul Lenda Guest Writer for Wake Up World A long time ago, Hawaii was a mystical and magical place (and still is today in many ways). What made Hawaii especially magical in ag...
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Heraclitus: Anaxagoras Ethics

After allowing some time to pass I was glad to see that Anaxagoras' Ethics remained because I found it not only interesting but slightly challenging. I have found the love of a challenge common in philosophers as well as those ...
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Greenland: Once a Viking Paradise

Greenland: Once a Viking Paradise | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
  Feb 05, 2014 The “Little Ice Age” impact on Europe was sudden and ferocious.
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Ancient Perthshire monument falls victim to weather after nearly 6,000 years

Ancient Perthshire monument falls victim to weather after nearly 6,000 years | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient Perthshire monument falls victim to weather after nearly 6,000 years (Recent weather conditions have toppled the Dane's Stone, a Neolithic or Bronze Age menhir near Moulin in Perthshire: http://t.co/PdjU1jZBFn)...
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Cherry Garden, ancientpeoples: Inscribed Spearhead c.500 BC ...

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ancientpeoples: “Inscribed Spearhead c.500 BC Archaic Greek (Source: The British Museum) ” (Photo: ancientpeoples: Inscribed Spearhead c.500 BC Archaic Greek (Source: The British Museum) http://t.co/3NagPNuUx6)...
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An Analysis of the Archaic Greek in the Iliad: Book II (Lines 1-34)

An Analysis of the Archaic Greek in the Iliad: Book II (Lines 1-34) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
An Analysis of the Archaic Greek in the Iliad: Book II (Lines 1-34) [Click to ENLARGE]: This post takes the text of the first 34 lines of Book II of the Iliad, which appear in the previous post wit...
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Large ancient mammals survived on flowering plants: Study

Large ancient mammals survived on flowering plants: Study | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
LONDON — Flowering plants may have been a critical source of nutrition for large ancient mammals, shows a n (Large ancient mammals survived on flowering plants: Study http://t.co/ndyCHPbheo)...
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Studies shows that large mammals and mammoths survived off flowering plants. The soil was used as their freezer to preserve all the nutrients in their food. DNA found in their stomachs has shown that many of these large animals survived off similar kinds of plants.

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History of Science Pamphlets

History of Science Pamphlets | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Some time back I stumbled across Brain Washing From Phone Towers and was immediately intrigued by anybody producing pamphlets today,[1] especially pamphlets that deal with any aspect of the history of science.
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Ancient Riverbeds Reveal Clues about Disappearing Glaciers ...

"This evolution of the drainage suggests that meltwater organizes into drainage channels; it doesn't speed up the flow," Storrar told Live Science's Our Amazing Planet. Meltwater rivers rush from underneath glaciers along the ...
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BeorcRadNyd's Mindstream • spiritualevolution1111: Sacred geometry: an...

BeorcRadNyd's Mindstream • spiritualevolution1111: Sacred geometry: an... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Sacred geometry: an ancient science and sacred language, considered by some a key to understanding the way the Universe is designed.
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Winstanley’s Anti-Quaker Almanacs from the 1670s

Winstanley’s Anti-Quaker Almanacs from the 1670s | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Haverford’s Quaker & Special Collections has three amusing 17th-century almanacs: A Yea and Nay Almanack for the People Call’d by the Men of the World Quakers for 1678, 1679, and 1680.
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WWW.ESOTERIC-PHILOSOPHY.COM: THE PRACTICE AND THE TRAINING

WWW.ESOTERIC-PHILOSOPHY.COM: THE PRACTICE AND THE TRAINING | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
THE PRACTICE AND THE TRAINING: Two Lectures by Musonius, The Stoic Sage of Ancient RomeMusonius RufusAn Editor... http://t.co/cgZ8b4eYWu
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Place of humanities in education being questioned - Montreal Gazette

Place of humanities in education being questioned - Montreal Gazette | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Montreal Gazette Place of humanities in education being questioned Montreal Gazette Yet enrolment in McGill's humanities programs — which typically include literature, history, languages, the arts, philosophy and religion — has been steady, or...
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The Anaxagoras Problem | Becoming Integral

The Anaxagoras Problem | Becoming Integral | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
In Plato's Phaedo, Socrates gives an account of what can be called the Anaxagoras problem. Here's the problem: Anaxagoras claimed that mind is the origin of all things; however, when describing the way things are, ...
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"the descent to Hades is the same from every place" - anaxagoras c ...

"the descent to Hades is the same from every place" – anaxagoras c. 510 – 428 bc. "you'd think that heaven just fell on the earth in the form of gardenias" – colonal walter e. kurtz. 8:47 am - February 1, 2014.
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Magna GRECE: The Greek Anthesteria in Southern Italy

Magna GRECE: The Greek Anthesteria in Southern Italy | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The Greek settlements in southern Italy, collectively known as Magna Graecia, are an important part of our culture and history. More so than many other cultural influences, because these Greeks are also the direct ancestors of ...
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Tweet from @Kourionis

Tweet from @Kourionis | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Today's Fun Pic:Minoan Linear B tablets from Crete, recording archaic Greek, 1425-1200 BC. Ashmolean Museum, Oxford http://t.co/WaLukraXGb
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Researchers Investigate Archaic Greek City-State in Crete

Researchers Investigate Archaic Greek City-State in Crete | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
An ancient site in eastern Crete may now be providing some answers to the questions of how and why the earliest Archaic city-states on this important Greek island of the Aegean developed and emerged...
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The Druid: A Series Of Miscellaneous Essays (1812)

The Druid: A Series Of Miscellaneous Essays (1812) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.
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From Pythagorean to Pescatarian – The Evolution of Vegetarianism

From Pythagorean to Pescatarian – The Evolution of Vegetarianism | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Some of the first self-proclaimed vegetarians were the Pythagoreans, a title derived from the Greek philosopher Pythagoras, creator of the geometric Pythagorean theorem. Though Pythagoras loaned his name to the meatless ...
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AWOL - The Ancient World Online: Ancient Jewish Sciences and the ...

AWOL - The Ancient World Online: Ancient Jewish Sciences and the ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Ancient Jewish sciences and the history of knowledge in Second Temple literature / editors Jonathan Ben-Dov and Seth Sanders. volumes cm. Includes bibliographical ...
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Strange marine mammals of ancient North Pacific revealed - Phys.org

Strange marine mammals of ancient North Pacific revealed - Phys.org | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
"At the same time as this eclectic mix of ancient and modern-type marine mammals was living together, the marine mammal fauna in the North Atlantic and Southern Ocean were already in the forms we find today." Mr Boessenecker ...
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Pythagoras Today | Panther Red

Pythagoras Today | Panther Red | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Slate recently reran a New Scientist piece about the similarities between mathematical patterns musicologists use and mathematical patterns researchers to explore other fields. Pythagoras did something similar two and a half ...
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Bryn Mawr Classical Review: 2014.02.02

Bryn Mawr Classical Review: 2014.02.02 | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
2014.02.02: Stephen R. L. Clark, Ancient Mediterranean Philosophy: An Introduction… http://t.co/IJuQFtSCtc
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'Animal Pompeii' wiped out China's ancient creatures - BBC News

'Animal Pompeii' wiped out China's ancient creatures - BBC News | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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'Animal Pompeii' wiped out China's ancient creatures
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'Animal Pompeii' wiped out China's ancient creatures. Rebecca Morelle By Rebecca Morelle Science reporter, BBC World Service.
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