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Watching This Japanese Craftsman At Work Could Give You A 'Brain Orgasm' | The Huffington Post

Watching This Japanese Craftsman At Work Could Give You A 'Brain Orgasm' | The Huffington Post | Asie | Scoop.it

It's not hard to find someone online who claims to have experienced autonomous sensory meridian response.
The non-clinical term refers to a pleasurable tingling that spreads through the scalp and neck...

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La construction royale en Mésopotamie : ingénierie, administration et propagande | ArchéOrient (Blog)

La construction royale en Mésopotamie : ingénierie, administration et propagande | ArchéOrient (Blog) | Asie | Scoop.it

Au milieu du IIIe millénaire avant J.-C. à l’époque dite Proto-dynastique ou Dynastique archaïque, apparaît dans la construction la marque du pouvoir royal. Les souverains mésopotamiens auront, en effet, le souci constant de marquer leurs constructions de leur sceau pour la postérité...

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Archaeologists unearth 30 ancient Chinese Chess pieces in SW China | The Archaeology News Network

Archaeologists unearth 30 ancient Chinese Chess pieces in SW China | The Archaeology News Network | Asie | Scoop.it

Thirty pieces of Chinese Chess are recently unearthed from a tomb dating back to Northern Song Dynasty (960–1279) in Wang'an county, southwest China's Sichuan province.
The chess pieces are made of bronze...

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Culture ministry allows excavation in Phu Tho | VietNamNet

Culture ministry allows excavation in Phu Tho | VietNamNet | Asie | Scoop.it

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recently given the nod for excavation at an archaeological site in the northern province of Phu Tho...

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Visitez le musée de Mossoul détruit par Daech | Courrier International

Visitez le musée de Mossoul détruit par Daech | Courrier International | Asie | Scoop.it

Réalité virtuelle. Visitez le musée de Mossoul détruit par Daech...[VIDEO]

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Mongol hordes gave up on conquering Europe due to wet weather | New Scientist

Mongol hordes gave up on conquering Europe due to wet weather | New Scientist | Asie | Scoop.it

A soggy winter in the 1240s turned parts of central Europe into a swamp, forcing the Mongols led by Genghis Khan's grandson to retreat to feed their horses...

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The Persian Rug May Not Be Long for This World | The New York Times

The Persian Rug May Not Be Long for This World | The New York Times | Asie | Scoop.it

Shoppers’ changing tastes, and years of economic sanctions, are putting in jeopardy one of the world’s most complex and labor-intensive handicrafts...

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Museum of Ethnology will host children’s games from SE Asia | VietNamNet

Museum of Ethnology will host children’s games from SE Asia | VietNamNet | Asie | Scoop.it

The Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology in Ha Noi will present various games originating in Southeast Asian countries to children this weekend...

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1,500 year old burial found in NE Thailand | The Archaeology News Network

1,500 year old burial found in NE Thailand | The Archaeology News Network | Asie | Scoop.it

An ancient skeleton thought to be around 1,500 years old has been found in the backyard of a home in Kranuan district...

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Megalithic cist burial monument discovered Kerala | The Archaeology News Network

Megalithic cist burial monument discovered Kerala | The Archaeology News Network | Asie | Scoop.it

Yet another evidence of proto-historic habitation in Malabar has emerged with the discovery of a rare megalithic cist burial monument near Kuitheri in Valayam grama panchayat in Kozhikode district...

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Chinese, Indian archaeologists mull exploring birthplace of Buddhism | The Archaeology News Network

Chinese, Indian archaeologists mull exploring birthplace of Buddhism | The Archaeology News Network | Asie | Scoop.it

Chinese and Indian archaeologists are currently discussing a cultural cooperation project in the birthplace of Buddhism...

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Ancient Chinese pottery reveals 5,000-yr-old beer brew | Art Daily

Ancient Chinese pottery reveals 5,000-yr-old beer brew | Art Daily | Asie | Scoop.it

Residue on pottery from an archeological site has revealed the earliest evidence of beer brewing in China left from a 5,000-year-old recipe, researchers said Monday...

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First exhibition in Australia to focus on the art of the Tang Empire on view in Sydney | Art Daily

First exhibition in Australia to focus on the art of the Tang Empire on view in Sydney | Art Daily | Asie | Scoop.it

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is presenting Tang: treasures from the Silk Road capital, the first exhibition in Australia to focus on the art of the Tang Empire...

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Tibet Museum Concludes Successful Three-day Event with Cultural Performances | Tibet Museum

Tibet Museum Concludes Successful Three-day Event with Cultural Performances | Tibet Museum | Asie | Scoop.it

DHARAMSHALA: The Tibet Museum of the Department of Information and International Relations (DIIR) today concluded its three-day event to mark the 39th International Museum Day with a round of cultural performances...


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4,000 year old copper axes, pottery found in Saharanpur | Archaeology News Network

4,000 year old copper axes, pottery found in Saharanpur | Archaeology News Network | Asie | Scoop.it

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) here is excited over a recent find in Saharanpur district that, according to the department, includes pieces of pottery belonging to Ochre Coloured Pottery (OCP) culture and six copper axes, dated at approximately 4,000 years old...

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Inde : les Baiga ‘disparaitront’ s'ils sont expulsés de leur territoire ancestral | Survival

Inde : les Baiga ‘disparaitront’ s'ils sont expulsés de leur territoire ancestral | Survival | Asie | Scoop.it

Dans le centre de l’Inde, plusieurs villages tribaux risquent de disparaître car leurs habitants sont expulsés de force de leurs terres ancestrales au sein de la réserve de tigres d’Achanakmar. Ces terres se situent près de l’emblématique réserve de Kanha, source d’inspiration du Livre de la Jungle de Rudyard Kipling...

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Art auction in Vietnam goes pro | VietNamNet

Art auction in Vietnam goes pro | VietNamNet | Asie | Scoop.it

Often critisised as lack of professional procedure, the artists and art dealers in the country are trying to make art autions more professional. The first art auction in Viet Nam with five art works will take place in Ha Noi on May 28. Featured in the auction will be works of Hoang Phuong Vy, Quach Dong Phuong, Dao Hai Phong; and a pair of jars by Bat Trang craftsman Pham Anh Dao...

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An Giang Province to hold national cultural heritage event Ba Chua Xu Festival | VietNamNet

An Giang Province to hold national cultural heritage event Ba Chua Xu Festival | VietNamNet | Asie | Scoop.it

The annual festival honours the sacred Ba Chua Xu (the local tutelary goddess). The festival, which is held between the 23 rd and the 27th of the fourth lunar month, has five solemn ceremonies, including washing of the statue of Ba Chua Xu.
The festival reflects folk beliefs and the distinct identity of the country and the southern region. The event will include dragon dances and art performances...

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Ming dynasty art brought back to life | The Bangkok Post

Ming dynasty art brought back to life | The Bangkok Post | Asie | Scoop.it

Rare Chinese Buddhist art has come to Bangkok. Until Sunday, the "Buddhist Faith Art Of The Ming Dynasty" exhibition is being held at the National Gallery on Chao Fah Road, near Sanam Luang, Bangkok...

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Acupuncture treatment dates back centuries | The Japan Times

Acupuncture treatment dates back centuries | The Japan Times | Asie | Scoop.it

Amid Ise-Shima’s ancient groves of cypress giants lies the most revered Shinto shrine in Japan, the Ise Jingu shrine. With over 2,000 years of history, it is dedicated to a goddess considered the predecessor of the Imperial family and the supreme deity among the countless deities of the Shinto faith...

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Chinese brewed beer 5,000 years ago, research suggests | BBC

Chinese brewed beer 5,000 years ago, research suggests | BBC | Asie | Scoop.it

Chinese drinkers may have been brewing beer as many as 5,000 years ago, new research suggests...

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Why is India's Taj Mahal turning green? | BBC

Why is India's Taj Mahal turning green? | BBC | Asie | Scoop.it

India's iconic Taj Mahal has been threatened in recent weeks by insect poo - environmentalists say that bugs from the polluted Yamuna river nearby are invading the monument, leaving greenish-black patches of waste on its pristine white marble walls...

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Exposition de tangkas du maître Langkajie à Beijing | French China

Exposition de tangkas du maître Langkajie à Beijing | French China | Asie | Scoop.it

Une exposition comprenant 70 tangkas peints par Langkajie et ses successeurs a été présentée samedi au Centre national des arts du spectacle à Beijing. C'est également la première fois que Nirvana, une œuvre de Langkajie, est affichée à Beijing...

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Rare bowl dating to the early 17th century returned to the Embassy of Afghanistan in London | Art Daily

Rare bowl dating to the early 17th century returned to the Embassy of Afghanistan in London | Art Daily | Asie | Scoop.it

A very fine Safavid tinned copper bowl which had been looted from the National Museum of Afghanistan in Kabul was presented to the Embassy of Afghanistan in London for return to Kabul...

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How the Middle East was invented | The Washington Post

How the Middle East was invented | The Washington Post | Asie | Scoop.it

After World War I, imperialist geographers rebranded the region formerly known as the Near East...

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Les dix plus belles découvertes archéologiques faites en Chine en 2015 | French China

Les dix plus belles découvertes archéologiques faites en Chine en 2015 | French China | Asie | Scoop.it

Les archéologues chinois ont nommé 10 fouilles en cours comme découvertes de l'année. On y trouve notamment la tombe d'un ancien empereur et un navire de guerre célèbre qui a été coulé par la marine japonaise...

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