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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Den of the Rothwoman (yourmaj3sty: Alphabet of the Magi    The...)

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“ Alphabet of the Magi The Alphabet of the Magi was invented by Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim(also known as Paracelsus) in the 16th century. He used it to engrave the names of...
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'Ancient humans' used toothpicks - BBC News

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"Ancient humans" used toothpicks nearly 1.8 million years ago, a study of their teeth has revealed.
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Shaman by Kim Stanley Robinson - review - The Guardian

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The Guardian Shaman by Kim Stanley Robinson - review The Guardian The shaman is a sorcerer, a doctor, a mystic, an engineer and an artist, too: guided by Thorn, Loon is allowed access to a series of underground caverns, where successive generations...
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Earliest artists were women claim researchers as study of cave paintings ... - Daily Mail

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Decoding Hidden Meanings of Ancient Greek Alphabet Letters - Greek Reporter

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Greek Reporter Decoding Hidden Meanings of Ancient Greek Alphabet Letters Greek Reporter According to the Greek Alphabet Code, letters of the Ancient Greek Alphabet reach out to our present times modified or “deformed”, compared to their original...
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ancient scripts at Baybayin Gallery - InterAksyon

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Sen. Loren Legarda launches more beautiful weaves and local fabrics at expanded permanent textile gallery, and opens gallery of ancient scripts at National Museum.
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Nature, Art, and Beauty: Antidotes to Everyday Traumas - Metropolis Magazine

Nature, Art, and Beauty: Antidotes to Everyday Traumas - Metropolis Magazine | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Like the prehistoric cave paintings made by hunters, figurative art provides both an outlet and a means of reflection.
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Were the First Artists Mostly Women?

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Three-quarters of handprints in ancient cave art were left by women, study finds. (Study suggests 75% of ancient cave paintings were likely done by WOMEN. I'll refrain from saying "so there!
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Ancient European Farmers and Hunter-Gatherers Coexisted, Sans Sex - LiveScience.com

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Neolithic hunter-gatherers and farmers lived side by side without having sex for more than 2,000 years, new research suggests.
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Ancient city unearthed in Iraq may be 3300 years old - NBCNews.com

Ancient city unearthed in Iraq may be 3300 years old - NBCNews.com | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient city unearthed in Iraq may be 3300 years old NBCNews.com A domestic structure, with at least two rooms, that may date to relatively late in the life of the newfound ancient city, perhaps around 2,000 years ago when the Parthian Empire...
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This scoop is about a new city that was discovered in Iraq.  The new excavation is exciting and is thought that this city was under the control of the Assyrian Empire. Researchers have given this city site the name but fail to mention it in the description.

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Gnostic Gospels Rock the Boat - OpEdNews

Gnostic Gospels Rock the Boat
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It might be new to us as we learn to understand the ancient texts of the Bible and other such "sacred" texts. New thought enables us to learn the ancient wisdom and awareness.
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CRYPTCRACKER: PHOENICIANS IN SCANDINAVIA

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A bull-tin dedicated to deciphering ancient scripts, cracking codes, solving puzzles, demystifying mysteries, unraveling revelations, unriddling riddles, debunking bunkum, blasting bombast, and abolishing bosh.
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Ancient City Uncovered in Iraq - Nature World News

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An ancient city named Idu has been uncovered from beneath a mound in northern Iraq, LiveScience reports.
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Artist Paints Mesmerizing Optical Illusions On The Walls Of Abandoned Buildings - Huffington Post

Artist Paints Mesmerizing Optical Illusions On The Walls Of Abandoned Buildings - Huffington Post | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Huffington Post Artist Paints Mesmerizing Optical Illusions On The Walls Of Abandoned Buildings Huffington Post The photos couple the surreal qualities of painting with the truth-telling promise of photography, depicting, in a single image, art's...
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Discovery of a 2700-Year-Old Portico in Greece - Science Daily (press release)

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Past Horizons Archaeology News Discovery of a 2700-Year-Old Portico in Greece Science Daily (press release) In ancient Greece, the portico -- stoa in Greek -- was a long, open structure that often housed shops and delineated public squares from the...
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Ancient Knowledge Pt.6/3 - Lost History, Phoenicians, Alphabet, Symbology, Ashkenazi, Mythology

Solving ancient mysteries Part 6 (3rd Segment). "The Ancients" knew much more than given credit for regarding Life, The Universe, Astronomy, Advanced Mathema...
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A Secret Library, Digitally Excavated - New Yorker (blog)

A Secret Library, Digitally Excavated - New Yorker (blog) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
New Yorker (blog) A Secret Library, Digitally Excavated New Yorker (blog) It had also long been famous as a center of Buddhist worship; pilgrims travelled great distances to visit its cave shrines, comprised of hundreds of lavishly decorated...
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Why Are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Ancient Chinese Philosophy?

Why Are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Ancient Chinese Philosophy? | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The professor who teaches Classical Chinese Ethical and Political Theory claims, "This course will change your life." (What's Harvard's third most popular course?
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Was European Cave Art the Earliest Form of Cinema? - Public Radio International

Was European Cave Art the Earliest Form of Cinema? - Public Radio International | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Some cave paintings dating as far back as 30,000 years may have been man's earliest entertainment.
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Ancient City's Strip Mall Unearthed in Greece - LiveScience.com

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LiveScience.com Ancient City's Strip Mall Unearthed in Greece LiveScience.com Along the scenic coast of the northern Aegean Sea, archaeologists have uncovered a Greek portico, which, 2,500 years ago, would have been a bustling public space,...
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Ancient DNA unravels Europe's genetic diversity - Eureka! Science News

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Rediscovering archaic colors - Kathimerini

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It shed light on an essential but poorly understood feature of ancient Greek sculpture: the paint that covered it.
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Reviving an Ancient Script - BU Today

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He incorporates Tifinagh script and weaves in imagery from other parts of the African continent and images inspired by Saharan cave paintings and Amharic script.
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Dictionary of the North-West Semitic Inscriptions ... - Uz-Translations

Dictionary of the North-West Semitic Inscriptions ... - Uz-Translations | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
... Phoenician (including Official Phoenician, Byblos Phoenician, the magical texts from Arslan Tash, some Cyprus texts, and a few Phoenician texts from Egypt); Punic (including texts written in non-Semitic script, and even a ...
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Jewish Prayer Book Predates Oldest Torah Scroll - Discovery News

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Jewish Prayer Book Predates Oldest Torah Scroll
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