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Modern science began on the shores of the Mediterranean around 700BC. What happened?
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Snail's trail reveal ancient human migration - ABC Online

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Irish mystery solved? DNA analysis of snails may help unravel a mystery known as the 'Irish question' - why some wildlife species are found in Ireland and Europe, but not in Britain.
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Traditions of Science

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  Jun 24, 2013 Science and folk tradition are supposed to be strictly separate domains of knowledge, but in practice they often shade into each other. The image shown above right attempts to map the entire visible universe.
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In the mood - China Daily

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She has consulted I Ching teachers and read books to understand the traditional Chinese philosophy. The first thing she did was sort different colors to express varied expressions based on I Ching teachings.
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A 5th century Greek philosopher came up with the same theories Darwin did!

A 5th century Greek philosopher came up with the same theories Darwin did! | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
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Lascaux exhibition coming to Houston! - Consulat Général de France à Houston

Lascaux exhibition coming to Houston! - Consulat Général de France à Houston | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Lascaux coming to Houston! Full-scale replicas of the original cave painting from nearly 20,000years ago at the HMNS http://t.co/HulvF0KvR2
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Ancient Philosophy of Mathematics 01 - Pythagoras and Plato

This video series will examine the ancient mathematical philosophy of Pythagoras and Plato. The focus will be on metaphysics and ontology, symbolism and cont...
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Discover Cave Paintings in Baja California, Mexico Near Loreto ...

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One of the must-sees on a visit to Baja California in Mexico are the cave paintings. While many are hidden in difficult terrain, others are easily accessible.
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The Greeks who worship the ancient gods

The Greeks who worship the ancient gods | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The summer solstice is one of the most important dates in the calendar for many followers of ancient religions, and it's a special time for people in Greece who worship the country's pre-Christian gods.
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More Than 20,000 Celebrate Summer Solstice At Stonehenge

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STONEHENGE, England — Police say more than 20,000 celebrants have gathered at the famed Stonehenge monument to mark the summer solstice.
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Wisdom of the Hands: Boxes and Anaxagoras...

Wisdom of the Hands: Boxes and Anaxagoras... | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Simple flourishes such as these cutouts elevate a simple design. http://t.co/XB1RHmtPIq
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Twitter / giuseppenigro94: The #Bronzes of #Riace, of ...

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The #Bronzes of #Riace, of #Greek origin or Magna Graecia or Sicilians, dating from the fifth century B.C. http://t.co/L6Fi8XqgHH
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What can historians of philosophy learn from ancient philosophy ...

Ancient philosophy, however, is a philosophical way of engaging with these texts; that is what distinguishes it from other ways of studying them. And philosophy develops differently at different times, so we should reasonably ...
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When is the History of Philosophy not the History of Philosophy ...

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Eric is alarmed by Julia Annas's notoriously provocative article on the state of ancient philosophy. Annas recounts how in the nineteen fifties and sixties, pre-Socratic philosophers such as Parmenides and Democritus, Plato ...
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Ancient Toilet Reveals Parasites in Crusader Poop - LiveScience.com

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Intestinal parasites have been found lurking in ancient poop in the toilet of a medieval castle in western Cyprus, scientists report.
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The Greeks who worship the ancient gods - Neos Kosmos

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The Greeks who worship the ancient gods Neos Kosmos It's the most important annual festival for followers of The Return of the Hellenes - a movement trying to bring back the religion, values, philosophy and way of life of ancient Greece, more than...
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What Happened to the Mysterious Humans of the Sahara 7,000 Years Ago?

What Happened to the Mysterious Humans of the Sahara 7,000 Years Ago? | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
The Sahara in central Africa is the largest hot desert on Earth, its blistering sands practically lifeless. But just a few thousand years ago, it was a home to early human civilizations.
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Pharaoh's curse: Why that ancient Egyptian statue moves on its own

Pharaoh's curse: Why that ancient Egyptian statue moves on its own | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
An ancient Egyptian statue appears to have started moving on its own, much to the amazement of scientists and museum curators. The statue of Neb-Senu, believed to date to 1800 B.C., is housed in the Manchester Museum in England — at least for now.
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A Pythagorean Cosmogony and the Spread Fabric Incuse Staters of Magna Graecia

A Pythagorean Cosmogony and the Spread Fabric Incuse Staters of Magna Graecia | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
This article compares the types of the spread fabric incuse staters to a Pythagorean cosmogony given by the church father Hippolytus in his Refutation of All Heresies.
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Inconstant Radioactive Decay Startles Physicists | Space News

For many years a scientific controversy has been brewing far from the spotlight of mainstream media. How constant are physical constants?
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The Archaeology News Network: Tennessee home to oldest cave art ...

The oldest and most widespread collection of prehistoric cave and rock art in the United States has been found in and around Tennessee, according to a new paper in the journal Antiquity that documents the art.
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Are you teasing me?

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Cave painting of Buddha's hands, in sacred Mustang Kingdom. (Cave painting of Buddha's hands, in sacred Mustang Kingdom. http://t.co/QRssOeyWUG)
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Chios Kore, Greek Archaic Period, 510 BCE, Marble. (Chios Kore, Greek Archaic Period, 510 BCE, Marble. http://t.co/SD5wmptDJM)
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Ancient Mayan City 'Chactún' Discovered In Mexican Jungle

Ancient Mayan City 'Chactún' Discovered In Mexican Jungle | Ancient Origins of Science | Scoop.it
Archeologists working deep in the Mexican jungle say they have discovered a large Mayan city, complete with many monuments and carvings.
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Foraging and Post-Neolithic Cooking: Antonio's Wild Spinach Salad ...

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Foraging and Post-Neolithic Cooking: Antonio's Wild Spinach Salad Recipe, by Jane Le Besque.
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Greek Gods, Shields, and Spears: Ancient Hellenes Make a ...

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The summer solstice is one of the most important dates in the calendar for many followers of ancient religions, and it's a special time for people in Greece who worship the country's ancient gods. ...
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