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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Want An Unconquerable Mind? Try Stoic Philosophy - Forbes

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Want An Unconquerable Mind? Try Stoic Philosophy
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Members of a brainy movement across the pond are reviving ancient stoic thought and coupling it with modern psychology to strengthen mental resilience.
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Agriculture driving male expansion in Neolithic Time | Haldane's Sieve

Agriculture driving male expansion in Neolithic Time | Haldane's Sieve | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Agriculture driving male expansion in Neolithic Time Chuan-Chao Wang, Yunzhi Huang, Shao-Qing Wen, Chun Chen, Li Jin, Hui Li (Submitted on 27 Nov 2013) The emergence of agriculture is suggested to have driven ...
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Pythagorean Women: Their History and Writings, by Sarah B. Pomeroy - Times Higher Education

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Pythagorean Women: Their History and Writings, by Sarah B.
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Indadvendt.dk » Blog Archive » Review of 'Parmenides, Cosmos ...

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index The first 20 pages or so just recaps Parmenides as an intro for beginners: “There is a poem, so and so much is lost, many people considered it important in antiquity, we don't know much about Parmenides' life, etc.
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Madness and Civilization: An Anthology : 'Proem' by Parmenides ...

Madness and Civilization: An Anthology : 'Proem' by Parmenides ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
'Proem' by Parmenides (circa 480 BC). From On Nature by Parmenides, circa early 5th century BC. The mares that carry me as far as my heart may aspire were my escorts: they had guided me and set me on the celebrated road of the god ...
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CFP: 37th Annual Ancient Philosophy Workshop | American ...

CFP: 37th Annual Ancient Philosophy Workshop | American ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The 37th Annual Ancient Philosophy Workshop, to be held April 4-5, 2014, in Philadelphia, PA, is being jointly hosted by the Departments of Philosophy at Temple University and the University of Pennsylvania.
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Parmenides (iii, the Platonic development) | Just Thomism

Parmenides (iii, the Platonic development) | Just Thomism | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A: So let's start again with the idea that being is that which the mind knows. B: Very well. A: And we saw that, though we can make sense of this initially, we later saw that we needed to divide what the mind knows from fictions, ...
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Case Study: How Did the Ancient World Influence Our Own ...

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Written language has evolved from cuneiform script in the Sumerian civilization (34th century BC) to more complex forms that we see today such as English, Spanish, German, and Chinese. To understand why we see ...
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A brief exploration of Infinity - Daily News & Analysis

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A brief exploration of Infinity
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Dr.Mayank Vahia looks at the various facets of Infinity from a mathematical, physical and philosophical perspective, and looks at how ancient India saw this fascinating concept.
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Rebranding Psychotherapy as Classical Stoic Philosophy

Rebranding Psychotherapy as Classical Stoic Philosophy | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
I also read many other texts by the 'Team,' which is dominated by psychotherapists but also includes two reputable experts in ancient philosophy and their PhD students. Most of the reflective practices they recommend, ...
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Ancient reptiles gathered in common latrine - Phys.org

Ancient reptiles gathered in common latrine - Phys.org | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient reptiles gathered in common latrine. Nov 28 ... But new evidence, turned up in the journal Nature's Scientific Reports, suggests the communal latrine has a much older history, and one that predates the mammals.
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Golddiggers thwarted by Ancient Rome: Romania shelves plans to allow the ... - The Independent

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Ancient altar plagued by water leaks - IOL SciTech | IOL.co.za

Ancient altar plagued by water leaks - IOL SciTech | IOL.co.za | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient altar plagued by water leaks, http://t.co/7NkApsdImM | #RomanEmpire #Pensacola
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An Oscan inscription in Milan | Greek in Italy

An Oscan inscription in Milan | Greek in Italy | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Metapontum Temple of Hera The helmet is not very well presented, but you can just about read vereias kam[]sanas metapontinas (right cheek-piece), sup medikiai po (left cheek-piece), which means 'of the ?
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For lovers of Roman mythology - Times of Malta

For lovers of Roman mythology - Times of Malta | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
For lovers of Roman mythology
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Most noteworthy of these are the translation, from Greek into English, of a poem written by a slave who lived on our islands in the 12th century.
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Agora: Plato's Parmenides

The majority of this recitation is a discussion between a venerable philosopher, Parmenides, his younger friend Zeno, a very young Socrates, and an even younger boy called Aristotle by Plato. The original narrator in the ...
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Review of 'Proceedings of the International Symposium: Parmenides ...

Review of 'Proceedings of the International Symposium: Parmenides ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
parmenides-venerable-awesome-proceedings-international-symposium-nestor-luis- Insofar as this book is meant to show us new directions in Parmenides studies, it must be said to fail. It re-hashes over-analytical word ...
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Pythagoras' 3-4-5! by xoan - Thingiverse

Pythagoras' 3-4-5! by xoan - Thingiverse | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Math manipulative representing the Pythagorean theorem using the first primitive [Pythagorean triple](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pythagorean_triple). --- This thing takes part in the [MakerBot Academy Math Manipulatives ...
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Neolithic Chinese People First Tamed Cattle Over 10,000 Years Ago ...

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A new study provides the first multi-disciplinary evidence that humans in what is now China first domesticated cattle around 8000 BC.
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Greek Diaspora in Iran - The Forgotten Hellenes of the Middle East

Greek Diaspora in Iran - The Forgotten Hellenes of the Middle East | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
But Iran's Greek community has been in irreversible decline since the early 1980s when many fled a socially restrictive Islamic Revolution and the Iran-Iraq war. Today, two monuments in Tehran stand testament to the ...
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Self-regulation technique helps students focus in class - CBC.ca

Self-regulation technique helps students focus in class - CBC.ca | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Self-regulation technique helps students focus in class
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Stuart Shanker, a distinguished research professor of philosophy and psychology at York University, is the pied piper of self-regulation in the schools.
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Dixie State University Bans an Alphabet, Tells Women They Can't ...

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GEORGE, Utah, October 30, 2013—Nineteen female Dixie State University students are being forced to fight their own school for the right to use Greek letters in the name of their organization. Indigo Klabanoff and the ...
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China to recover ancient shipwreck's treasures - Phys.org

China to recover ancient shipwreck's treasures - Phys.org | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The vessel's exact route is not known, but it is believed to have been plying the so-called "Marine Silk Road" which linked China with India, the Middle East and even Africa in ancient times.
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This Could Be the Oldest Flowering Plant Ever Found in North ...

This Could Be the Oldest Flowering Plant Ever Found in North ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A new look at Smithsonian's fossil collection turned up a remarkably ancient flowering plant—scientists think it's at least 115 million years old.
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Ancient Nepali shrine suggests new date for Buddha's birthday

Ancient Nepali shrine suggests new date for Buddha's birthday | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archeologists have unearthed a Buddhist shrine in Nepal that puts Buddha’s birth in the sixth-century BC, at least a hundred years earlier than most scholars have plotted the date.
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