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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Empedocles On Etna And Other Poems

Empedocles On Etna And Other Poems | 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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The Extreme Significance of the Archaic Greek of the Catalogue of Ships in Book II of Iliad in the Reconstruction of Mycenaean Greek

The Extreme Significance of the Archaic Greek of the Catalogue of Ships in Book II of Iliad in the Reconstruction of Mycenaean Greek | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The Extreme Significance of the Archaic Greek of the Catalogue of Ships in Book II of Iliad in the Reconstruction of Mycenaean Greek: As an introduction to the application of the Greek of Book II o...
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Richard Vallance's curator insight, December 2, 2014 11:41 PM

significant #post from our #blog http://linearbknossosmycenae.wordpress.com/ ; #Iliad #catalog #catalogue #ships 

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Mai the Limper

Mai the Limper | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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“ kemetically-afrolatino:
“ Black History Month Fact #4
The Greek alphabet, the script of English today, is based on the Kemetic alphabet of Ancient Egypt/Kemet and the Upper Nile Valley of...
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ANCIENT INDIAN SCIENCE ; SOME TERMS AND TERMINOLOGIES. PART 1. | Philosophy Blog on Speakingtree.in

ANCIENT INDIAN SCIENCE ; SOME TERMS AND TERMINOLOGIES.  PART 1. | Philosophy Blog on Speakingtree.in | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Adhikari:- One, who is endowed with the four-fold-qualifications.-  The four-fold qualifications:-1. .. (via @speakingtree ANCIENT INDIAN SCIENCE ; SOME TERMS AND TERMINOLOGIES.
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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
Archaeologists resume excavations at ancient site in eastern Crete to reconstruct development of early Greek city-state.
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flor molina's curator insight, February 8, 2014 2:13 AM

Archaeologist try to show a small structure to explain how "city-state" worked. The reason for this is because they want to show the people how the Greek life worked.

Yangchen Lhamo's curator insight, February 28, 2014 3:55 AM

A Research and excavation team are stated to visit archaeological site in northeastern Crete.  

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ANA-MPA: Heritage Daily: Greek Neolithic site one of 10 most important antiquity discoveries of 2013

ANA-MPA: Heritage Daily: Greek Neolithic site one of 10 most important antiquity discoveries of 2013 | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Greek Neolithic site amongst Top10 antiquity discoveries of 2013 @amna_news http://t.co/bBMEcyRY4x
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flor molina's curator insight, February 8, 2014 2:17 AM

By studying different types of architectures that the Neolithic people left, you are able to tell what their daily days consist off. Because of several different forms of evidence, archaeologist say that they focused a lot on agriculture.

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Yale study: Forest emissions, wildfires explain why ancient Earth was so hot

Yale study: Forest emissions, wildfires explain why ancient Earth was so hot | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The release of volatile organic compounds from Earth's forests and smoke from wildfires 3 million years ago had a far greater impact on global warming than ancient atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide, a new Yale study finds.
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The Sacred Science of Ancient Japan

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The Sacred Science of Ancient Japan. Avery Morrow website
Interesting stuff! http://t.co/xTeOIS22uC http://t.co/xTeOIS22uC
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Trivium Pursuit » Blog Archive » Greek for Beginners

Trivium Pursuit » Blog Archive » Greek for Beginners | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A Greek Hupogrammon: A beginner's copybook for the Greek alphabet. Learn the Greek alphabet and pronunciation system in a simple yet comprehensive way. Features of this book: Designed to correspond with A Greek ...
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'Roman' roads were actually built by the Celts, new book claims - Telegraph

'Roman' roads were actually built by the Celts, new book claims  - Telegraph | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The myth of straight Roman roads has been exposed by a new book which claims the extraordinary engineering feats were the work of the Celts. ('Roman' roads were actually built by the Celts, new book claims..
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flor molina's curator insight, February 8, 2014 2:25 AM

There are many questions on who constructed these long roads shown in the pictures. There is a suggestion that the Romans were the ones in charge of constructing the long roads.

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Burrowers uncover ancient treasures at Land's End

Burrowers uncover ancient treasures at Land's End | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archaeologists are hopping with excitement after a 'gold mine' of 8,000-year-old buried treasures was dug up - by burrowing rabbits.

The wild rodents unearthed ancient arrow heads, flint tools and...
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flor molina's curator insight, February 6, 2014 12:22 AM

Rabbits discovered ancient arrow heads, flint tools, and knives. Archaeologist say that these tools must have been from the Neolithic Period. The excavation took place in the "Lands End" area where it is said that many ancient artifact had been found.

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These 1000-year-old scientific inventions of Indian ancient saints will shock you - Daily Bhaskar

These 1000-year-old scientific inventions of Indian ancient saints will shock you - Daily Bhaskar | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
These 1000-year-old scientific inventions of Indian ancient saints will shock you
Daily Bhaskar
The Santan religion believes in Vedas.
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elizama ramirez's curator insight, February 21, 2014 2:30 PM

The saints of Indians are based on ancient people who did great investions that surprises people now a days and the kings and important people back then,

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Ancient Village Found ... in Downtown Miami

Ancient Village Found ... in Downtown Miami | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archeologists say they have unearthed what is probably one of the most important prehistoric sites in America—on land in downtown Miami earmarked for a huge entertainment complex. (Check out this article from @FOXNews.
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flor molina's curator insight, February 6, 2014 12:47 AM

Archaeologist unearthed prehistoric village by downtown Miami. Most of the evidence that was found was from the Tequesta Indian Village which was probably 2,000 years ago.

Sean P Burns's curator insight, February 21, 2014 9:51 PM

In downtown Miami archeologists have found a prehistoric site where a large entertainment complex was suppose to be built. The site has obtained evidence of a Tequesta Indian village dating back 2,000 years. A researcher believes the Indian population decreased from thousands to just a few hundred after encountering with the Europeans.

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Neolithic axe head found in field near Caistor is 4,000 years old

Neolithic axe head found in field near Caistor is 4,000 years old | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
AN ANCIENT axe head, believed to be more than 4,000 years old, was discovered lying on the top of a ploughed field near Caistor. Experts have described the stone axe head, which comes from the...
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flor molina's curator insight, February 8, 2014 2:27 AM

Researchers are finding out that the oldest axe head gies back to 4,000 years ago. This means there must have been humans living on this land way before people assumed.

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Weird & Wonderful

Weird & Wonderful | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Neolithic Painted Pottery Storage Jar Gansu Yangshao Culture, Machang Phase 2000 BC Red pottery artifact was created by an agricultural people who lived in pit dwellings and made basketry, stone tools and woven cloth.
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The 10,000 year-old Sumerian space maps, dictated by ET Homo Sapiens from Planet Nibiru | Beyond Science

The 10,000 year-old Sumerian space maps, dictated by ET Homo Sapiens from Planet Nibiru | Beyond Science | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Excerpt from “Anunnaki: legacy of the Gods, techno-savvy ET s from the Planet Nibiru who came for gold, created us from their genome to work the mines, posed as Gods, decided to let us drown, but then decided to breed us to work for...
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The Christian Social Order & Pythagoras

The Christian Social Order & Pythagoras | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Christopher Ferrara gives a very basic, but nonetheless interesting tour of Western civilization here. I hadn't heard of Werner Jaeger, but I've ordered his three volume set. One sentence really sp...
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ARCHAEOLOGY - Centuries-old fabric found in Çatalhöyük

ARCHAEOLOGY - Centuries-old fabric found in Çatalhöyük | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The report on Çatalhöyük has been published. The most striking thing on the report is a piece of fabric, which was wrapped around a baby skeleton. (Excavations in neolithic @catalhoyuk_arch have revealed world's oldest piece of linen fabric.
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Tweet from @FenianWallace

Tweet from @FenianWallace | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Tomb of the Eagles, Neolithic chambered tomb, Isbister, Orkney. 3000 BC, contained remains of approx 300 people. http://t.co/OeAqx9C5GE
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The human skull that challenges the Out of Africa theory

The human skull that challenges the Out of Africa theory | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This is the account of the discovery of a skull that has the potential to change what we know about human evolution, and a suppression and cover-up which followed.   In 1959, in an area call (From Ancient Origins :

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Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic

Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Read about archaeological investigations of Pompeii and see what archaeologists are hoping to find in this article from National Geographic.
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flor molina's curator insight, February 8, 2014 2:21 AM

There has been recent discoveries of several frozen bodies laying under volcanic ash. It is said that this was an ending of a lot of citizens, but they left enough evidence to let people know what kind of people they were.

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Collection of Rhodes Artifacts in Louvre - Greek Reporter

Collection of Rhodes Artifacts in Louvre - Greek Reporter | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Greek Reporter
Collection of Rhodes Artifacts in Louvre
Greek Reporter
The major temporary exhibition will be entitled “Rhodes: a Greek island and passage to the East.
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ANCIENT INDIAN SCIENCE ; SOME TERMS AND TERMINOLOGIES. PART 1. | Philosophy Blog on Speakingtree.in

ANCIENT INDIAN SCIENCE ; SOME TERMS AND TERMINOLOGIES.  PART 1. | Philosophy Blog on Speakingtree.in | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Adhikari:- One, who is endowed with the four-fold-qualifications.-  The four-fold qualifications:-1. .. (via @speakingtree ANCIENT INDIAN SCIENCE ; SOME TERMS AND TERMINOLOGIES.
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Archaic silver and German gold highlighted at upcoming Gorny & Mosch Coin ... - CoinWeek

Archaic silver and German gold highlighted at upcoming Gorny & Mosch Coin ... - CoinWeek | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archaic silver and German gold highlighted at upcoming Gorny & Mosch Coin ...
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Ancient Ash Volcanoes Entombed Chinese Dinosaurs

Ancient Ash Volcanoes Entombed Chinese Dinosaurs | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ashy, explosive, volcanic outbursts killed and buried the famed dinosaurs of northern China, a new study says.
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