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Desert finds challenge horse taming ideas

Desert finds challenge horse taming ideas | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Dig discoveries in the Arabian desert challenge accepted theories about horse domestication.
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The Italian Academy - Home

The Italian Academy - Home | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Founded in 1991 on the basis of an agreement between the Republic of Italy and Columbia University, the Academy sponsors advanced research in all areas relating to Italian history, science and society; presents distinguished examples of Italian...
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Modern Lessons From a Lost Language | Anthropology in Practice, Scientific American Blog Network

Modern Lessons From a Lost Language | Anthropology in Practice, Scientific American Blog Network | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Note: This article originally appeared on AiP on December 13, 2010. It won a Research Blogging Award.

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Looking East: Rubens's Encounter with Asia (Getty Center Exhibitions)

Looking East: Rubens's Encounter with Asia (Getty Center Exhibitions) | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
This exhibition describes Rubens's Encounter with Asia.
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Women doctors in Greece, Rome, and the Byzantine Empire

Women doctors in Greece, Rome, and the Byzantine Empire | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Our sources for knowledge about women doctors in antiquity are fragmentary: a few passing mentions in classical authors, some scattered references in the medical writers, nearly forty inscriptions.
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Afternoon Map: Ottoman Food Map

Afternoon Map: Ottoman Food Map | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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Distorting Madonna in Medieval art - James Earle

Distorting Madonna in Medieval art - James Earle | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
After Rome was destroyed, people were wary of attachment to physical beauty.
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ARCHAEOLOGY - Eros mosaic found in southern Turkish city

ARCHAEOLOGY - Eros mosaic found in southern Turkish city | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
A mosaic featuring an Eros figure fishing on horse has been found in the southern province...
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Across Atlantic Ice

Join Smithsonian Anthropologist Dr. Dennis Stanford as he untangles the prehistoric peopling of America by studying ancient projectile points and mitochondri...
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National Museum of Archaeology – Hall on Phoenician period

National Museum of Archaeology – Hall on Phoenician period | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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Museum of London - Doctors, Dissection & Resurrection Men

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Deciphering the Lod Mosaic

Deciphering the Lod Mosaic | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
A short video from the UPenn Museum folks ... here's the tease: Highway construction in Lod, Israel in 1996 accidently unearthed a large and well-preserved Roman mosaic that probably once decorated...
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Afanasii Nikitin: An Orthodox Russian’s Spiritual Voyage in the Dar al-Islam, 1468–1475

Afanasii Nikitin: An Orthodox Russian’s Spiritual Voyage in the Dar al-Islam, 1468–1475 | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Nikitin departed from Tver’, Russia, in 1468 in hopes of trading furs in the north Caspian region. He traveled as part of a group of private Tver’ merchants who regularly ventured along established trade routes.
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Sicily: a miracle at Villa del Casale - Telegraph

Sicily: a miracle at Villa del Casale - Telegraph | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
The presenter of a new BBC series tells the story behind the astonishingly intact fourth-century mosaics at the recently reopened Villa del Casale.
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Most Ancient Romans Ate Like Animals

Most Ancient Romans Ate Like Animals | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Rome's poor depended on a grain spurned by the wealthy as fit only for livestock.
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Big Questions and Next Directions in Byzantine Archaeology

At the end of next week I am heading to the Joukowsky Institute at Brown University to contribute to a symposium on "Big Questions and Next Directions in the Archaeology of Greece". My paper will l...
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The city of walls: Constantinople - Lars Brownworth

The city of walls: Constantinople - Lars Brownworth | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
The world owes much of its cultural legacy to Constantinople’s walls. When Constantinople was under seige by neighboring enemies, the Roman city’s elaborate system of moats, outer walls, and inner walls stood tall.
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Visions of Community

Visions of Community | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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Discovery of the Georgiana by E. Lee Spence | Facebook

Discovery of the Georgiana by E. Lee Spence | Facebook | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
E Lee Spence a écrit un article intitulé Discovery of the Georgiana by E. Lee Spence. Lisez cet article dans son intégralité ici.
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Study the Human Bones

Study the Human Bones | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Official website of the Apolline Project, the multidisciplinary research project on the North Slope of Vesuvius. Archaeology, Volcanology, Palaeobotany beyond Pompeii and Herculaneum.
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Ancient Artifacts In Court: How the Case of Rubin v. Iran Could Affect Museums

In this lunchtime lecture, Laina Lopez, an attorney with Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP, will discuss whether the cultural heritage of another country can be...
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Geneticists Estimate Publication Date Of The 'Iliad'

Geneticists Estimate Publication Date Of The 'Iliad' | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Genomes and language provide clues on the origin of Homer's classic.
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Roman Bioarchaeology Carnival XXVI ~ Powered By Osteons

Roman Bioarchaeology Carnival XXVI ~ Powered By Osteons | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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A sawn mandible from the Royal London Hospital

These bones were found in one of the burials excavated at the Royal London Hospital. It contained the body parts of several different people. Using 3D scans, we can see that the bones have been saw...
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Objects-Building-Situations: Frank Miles Day's Byzantine Book

Objects-Building-Situations: Frank Miles Day's Byzantine Book | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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