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Could Cyborg Cockroaches Save Your Life?

Could Cyborg Cockroaches Save Your Life? | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Electrode-implanted bugs can now be "driven" with surprising precision (see video), which may make them futuristic first responders.
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AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13
A list of references concerning both hsc and preliminary course work  at Camden Haven High School as well as things that I find interesting :D
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Romanian treasure hunter finds what could be oldest forged coins in history ... - Daily Mail

Romanian treasure hunter finds what could be oldest forged coins in history ... - Daily Mail | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Romanian treasure hunter finds what could be oldest forged coins in history ...
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How many Greek legends were really true? | History Of The Ancient ...

How many Greek legends were really true? | History Of The Ancient ... | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
The culture and legends of ancient Greece have a remarkably long legacy in the modern language of education, politics, philosophy, art and science. Classical references from thousands of years ago continue to appear.
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Evidence of Gruesome Ancient Ritual Unearthed in Denmark - History

Evidence of Gruesome Ancient Ritual Unearthed in Denmark - History | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Evidence of Gruesome Ancient Ritual Unearthed in Denmark History 2,000 years ago, an army of Iron Age warriors was slaughtered in battle and then cast into a lake near the Alken Enge wetlands in East Jutland, Denmark.
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137 ancient history films - Project Avalon

137 ancient history films - Project Avalon | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Wanna feel like a kid in a candy store? http://earthweareone.com/137-best-ancient-history-documentaries/
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The Mystery of Easter Island (Amazing Ancient History Documentary)

The Mystery of Easter Island (Amazing Ancient History Documentary) On Easter Day 1722, Dutch explorers landed on Easter Island. A civilisation isolated by 4,...
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Mike Anderson's Ancient History Blog: The Destruction of Pompeii

Mike Anderson's Ancient History Blog: The Destruction of Pompeii | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Remarkably, by luck, we have accounts of the incident from reliable historical sources. Both Pliny the Elder and his nephew Pliny the Younger were twenty-two miles away across the Bay of Naples when the eruption began.
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Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids Episode 1 (Ancient History Documentary)

Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids - Episode 1 (Ancient History Documentary) The four programs from the History Channel in Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids showcase curren. Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids -...
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Bible Archaeology: Science Discovers Source of Water for Noah's Flood

Bible Archaeology: Science Discovers Source of Water for Noah's Flood | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it

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The Nile: Where Ancient and Modern Meet - Daily Beast

The Nile: Where Ancient and Modern Meet - Daily Beast | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
The Nile: Where Ancient and Modern Meet Daily Beast As he works his way from site to site in this densely-packed book, the immense value of the book becomes clear both for the unfathomably ancient history Wilkinson unveils, as well as the beguiling...
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Victims Of Ancient 'End Of The World' Epidemic Found In Egypt - History News Network

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Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of an epidemic in Egypt so terrible that one ancient writer believed the world was coming to an end.
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Egyptian Mummies—to Unwrap or Not to Unwrap? - The Epoch Times

Egyptian Mummies—to Unwrap or Not to Unwrap? - The Epoch Times | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Napoleon’s conquest of Egypt at the end of the 18th century sparked a European interest in ancient Egypt. This ‘Egyptomania’ has gripped Europe ever since,

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Unique history book brings Ancient Australia into classrooms - Seeking Media (press release)

Unique history book brings Ancient Australia into classrooms Seeking Media (press release) Plainspeak Publishing is excited to announce the release of Ancient Australia Unearthed, a unique secondary history book that uses archaeology to teach...
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Ancient rome an illustrated history (history ebook)

Ancient rome an illustrated history (history ebook)
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Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10000-year history of El Niño cycles - UW Today

Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10000-year history of El Niño cycles - UW Today | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
UW Today Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10000-year history of El Niño cycles UW Today The planet's largest and most powerful driver of climate changes from one year to the next, the El Niño Southern Oscillation in the tropical Pacific Ocean, was...
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A new look at ancient Stonehenge - The Australian

A new look at ancient Stonehenge - The Australian | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
A new look at ancient Stonehenge The Australian “HOW grand! How wonderful! How incomprehensible!
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The Destruction of Pompeii | Mike Anderson's Ancient History Blog ...

The Destruction of Pompeii | Mike Anderson's Ancient History Blog ... | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Mike Anderson's Ancient History Blog: The Destruction of Pompeii.
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The Roman Colosseum: THE REAL TRUTH (HD Ancient Rome History Documentary)

The Roman Colosseum: THE REAL TRUTH (HD Ancient Rome History Documentary) The Roman Colosseum, completed in 80 A.D., was a showcase of gladiatorial contests,...
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The Black Pharaohs - Nubian Pharaohs (Ancient Egypt History Documentary)

Dr Vivian Davies claims that a recently discovered set of hieroglyphs proves that, in 800 BC, Egypt was under the rule of black Pharaohs from neighbouring Nubia. This film examines the impact of these sensational discoveries.


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Ancient rome an illustrated history (history ebook)

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The First Civilizations: Ancient Egypt

Created by María Jesús Campos, teacher of Social Studies, History and Geography in a bilingual section in Madrid (Spain). learningfromhistory.wikispaces.com learningfromgeography.wikispaces.com
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Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids - Episode 1 (Ancient History Documentary)

Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids - Episode 1 (Ancient History Documentary) The four programs from the History Channel in Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids showcase curren...
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Twelve ancient Egyptian artefacts recovered in London after court win - History News Network

Twelve ancient Egyptian artefacts recovered in London after court win History News Network Today, after winning a lawsuit in court in London, Egypt's embassy in the UK received 12 ancient Egyptian artefacts that were stolen and illegally smuggled...
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Objects from Tutankhamun's war chariots to be restored

Objects from Tutankhamun's war chariots to be restored | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Beautiful gold leaf-on-leather artefacts are currently undergoing study and restoration by an Egyptian-German team over a three year period

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David Connolly's curator insight, June 1, 11:01 AM

The tomb of Tutankhamun was discovered by Howard Carter in 1922, but even now some of the amazing treasures it held are unknown to most of us. Decorated gold leaf-on-leather objects forms one such group which is currently undergoing restoration by an Egyptian-German team at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

The objects, which have never been adequately studied, were part of Tutankhamun’s war chariots, the trappings of the horses and the sheaths of weapons. Although they are not presently in good condition it is clear that they posses an unusual beauty.

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BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Dig Deeper Quiz

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Dig Deeper Quiz | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
Test your knowledge of ancient history and archaeology
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Delphi: A History of the Centre of the Ancient World by Michael Scott – review - The Guardian

Delphi: A History of the Centre of the Ancient World by Michael Scott – review - The Guardian | AncientHistory@CHHS 2012-13 | Scoop.it
The Guardian Delphi: A History of the Centre of the Ancient World by Michael Scott – review The Guardian This may seem a rather specialist focus, but because Delphi was the focus of so much ancient attention, this rich but remote archaeological...
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