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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Ancient redwoods in growth spurt of a lifetime - San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Ancient redwoods in growth spurt of a lifetime - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle (blog) Ancient redwoods in growth spurt of a lifetime San Francisco Chronicle (blog) The last remaining old-growth redwood trees along the California coast and in the Sierra are in the midst of a growth spurt the likes of...
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Ancient artefact gets a good bake - Phys

Ancient artefact gets a good bake - Phys | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
An information technology academic's love of ancient languages and cultures has resulted in the preservation of a 4000 year-old artefact. ... Medicine & Health · Other Sciences · All Other Sciences · Mathematics · Archaeology ...
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Eclectic Homeschooling: Starting Greek in Kindergarten

Eclectic Homeschooling: Starting Greek in Kindergarten | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
I've started all my kids on Greek when they were close to Kindergarten age. My daughter has begun to learn the Koine Greek alphabet this year and we using the Hey Andrew, Teach Me Some Greek workbook for level 1 as ...
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Qigong is catching on - Chinadaily USA

Qigong is catching on - Chinadaily USA | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Qigong is catching on Chinadaily USA The International Health Qigong Federation (IHQF) is hosting a series of forums and events in New York and New Jersey this week, spotlighting an ancient Chinese practice aimed at improving both physical and...
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Yoga in Berkeley: A beginner's guide - Berkeleyside

Yoga in Berkeley: A beginner's guide - Berkeleyside | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Berkeleyside Yoga in Berkeley: A beginner's guide Berkeleyside As has always been the case on any spiritual path, differences of opinion and divergent methods of practice have developed over time, so that today there exists a wide range of yoga...
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Ancient Chinese Treatment Could Be Effective in Treating Spinal Cord Injuries - Voice of America

Ancient Chinese Treatment Could Be Effective in Treating Spinal Cord Injuries - Voice of America | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Voice of America Ancient Chinese Treatment Could Be Effective in Treating Spinal Cord Injuries Voice of America The researchers reported that after being treated with JSK, the injured rats showed decreased tissue damage and the structure of their...
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Oldest petroglyphs on continent found in Nevada

Oldest petroglyphs on continent found in Nevada | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Ancient rock etchings along a dried-up lake bed in Nevada have been confirmed to be the oldest recorded petroglyphs in North America, dating back at least 10,000 years.
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Ancient climate change picked the crops we eat today - environment - 15 August 2013 - New Scientist

Ancient climate change picked the crops we eat today - environment - 15 August 2013 - New Scientist | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A spike in CO2 in the atmosphere after the last ice age may explain the choice of plants humans now cultivate for food, such as wheat and barley (#science #sciencenews Ancient climate change picked the crops we eat today
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Math Year 2013: Another rule about Pythagorean triples.

Math Year 2013: Another rule about Pythagorean triples. | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Last January, I wrote several posts about Pythagorean Triples, a set of three whole numbers a, b and c that follows the rule of the Pythagorean Theorem a⊃2; + b⊃2; = c⊃2;. Here are some examples. 3⊃2; +4⊃2; = 5⊃2; 8⊃2; + 15⊃2; = 17⊃2; 24⊃2; + 7⊃2; ...
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'Festival should stay with tradition' - China Daily

'Festival should stay with tradition' - China Daily | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
'Festival should stay with tradition' China Daily "The government needs to promote lessons on Chinese traditions such as the folklore and festivals, and on ancient philosophy, literature and history, thus helping young people keep the traditions...
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Mystic Cults in Magna Graecia - Zhaxia

Mystic Cults in Magna Graecia - Zhaxia | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
"This book represents the most current state of knowledge about cults in Magna Graecia and will set standards for subsequent discussions of the topic." Larry J.
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'Dunhuang': 'Buddhist Art at the Gateway of the Silk Road' - New York Times

'Dunhuang': 'Buddhist Art at the Gateway of the Silk Road' - New York Times | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
New York Times 'Dunhuang': 'Buddhist Art at the Gateway of the Silk Road' New York Times China Institute routinely packs a wealth of art and information way out of proportion to its two tiny galleries, which at present hold a distillation of one of...
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Space Rocks Falling on Ancient Rocks: The Perseid Meteor Shower ...

Space Rocks Falling on Ancient Rocks: The Perseid Meteor Shower ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Exploring the fringes of science and history. Caveat lector! Afterlife - Uncovering the Secrets of Life After ... Space Rocks Falling on Ancient Rocks: The Perseid Meteor Shower As Seen From Stonehenge.
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Epigraphs of ancient Turkic people discovered in Mongolia | Mavi ...

Two massive slabs of stone inscribed in ancient Turkic script have been found on the steppes of eastern Mongolia, the first such discovery in over a century, a Japanese researcher said July 16. The epigraphs date from the ...
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Ancient Philosophy Society » Call for Papers for the 2014 APS in ...

Ancient Philosophy Society » Call for Papers for the 2014 APS in ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The fourteenth annual meeting of the Ancient Philosophy Society will be held April 24-27, 2014 at the University of South Flordia, Tampa, FL. Papers in English on any topic in Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy are ...
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Competency-Based Education: Pythagoras and the Lez-umé

Competency-Based Education: Pythagoras and the Lez-umé | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Sometimes the most important learning is not counted under competencies for school -- even on topics in the standard curriculum.
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Cassandra Vieten: Institute of Noetic Sciences - Sane Society

The Institute of Noetic Sciences, founded in 1973 by Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, is a nonprofit research, education, and membership organization supp...
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Downfall of ancient Greece blamed on 300-year drought - NBC News.com

Downfall of ancient Greece blamed on 300-year drought - NBC News.com | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
A 300-year drought may have caused the demise of several Mediterranean cultures, including ancient Greece, new research suggests. A...
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Twitter / coinagemag: Incuse coinage of Sicily & ...

Twitter / coinagemag: Incuse coinage of Sicily & ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Incuse coinage of Sicily & Magna Graecia #ANAShows http://t.co/xQz4vlClhn
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History's dumping ground: 400 Byzantine coins, gold jewelry found discarded in refuse pit

History's dumping ground: 400 Byzantine coins, gold jewelry found discarded in refuse pit | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Hundreds of ancient coins, oil lamps and gold jewelry have been discovered in Israel, mysteriously thrown away centuries ago in a Byzantine garbage dump.
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Oldest Rock Art in North America Revealed

Oldest Rock Art in North America Revealed | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The ancient carvings on boulders at Nevada's dried up Winnemucca Lake may be the oldest surviving petroglyphs in North America. A new analysis puts the rock art between 10,500 and 14,800 years old.
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Pythagoras –The First “Pure Mathematician” | Dr. V.K. Maheshwari ...

Pythagoras –The First “Pure Mathematician” | Dr. V.K. Maheshwari ... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The thinkers before Pythagoras were, interested in the problem of the essence of things. What, they asked, is the stuff of which the world is composed? They regarded it as a concrete, determinate substance, like water or air, ...
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