Topic: Ancient Mines - Ancient Trenches

'Conclusively the miners were pigment or cosmetic miners. And this has been supported from many sources. Among man's earliest funerary practices was the sprinkling of red ochre on the corpse prior to burial.

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Robert Schoch's Wacky Easter Island-Gobekli Tepe Theory. In this article, Schoch explores the Turkish site of Göbekli Tepe, a complex of carved stone circles erected around 12,000 years ago. This site is spectacular, and its existence has called into question the accepted narrative of the development of civilization because there is no evidence of agriculture, permanent settlement, or any of the other hallmarks of civilization at the site.

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Radioactive Dating Game - Radiometric Dating | Carbon. Learn about different types of radiometric dating, such as carbon dating. Understand how decay and half life work to enable radiometric dating. Play a game that tests your ability to match the percentage of the dating element that remains to the age of the object.

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Javelin - Wikipedia A javelin is a light spear designed primarily to be thrown, historically as a ranged weapon, but today predominantly for sport.The javelin is almost always thrown by hand, unlike the bow and arrow and slingshot, which shoot projectiles from a mechanism.However, devices do exist to assist the javelin thrower in achieving greater distance, generally called spear-throwers.

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Egypt Ancient, Hieroglyphics - World history An historical site for learning about the ancient Egyptians including their kings, gods, mythologies, art, architecture, and influences upon human history.

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Lydian Lion - Coins - Coin collecting - Numismatics Lions have been considered kings of the jungle, and symbols of kingly authority, from time immemorial. One of the most fascinating coins of all time, a coin that I believe is the first true coin, features one the most fascinating lions ever to appear on a coin.

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TL dating-frequently asked questions, TL authenticity. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS How does thermoluminescence dating work? What is the accuracy of TL dating? What materials can be dated by TL? Warning about fakes using ancient materials

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Homosexuality in ancient Rome - Wikipedia Homosexuality in ancient Rome often differs markedly from the contemporary West. Latin lacks words that would precisely translate 'homosexual' and 'heterosexual'. The primary dichotomy of ancient Roman sexuality was active/dominant/masculine and passive/submissive/feminine. Roman society was patriarchal, and the freeborn male citizen possessed political liberty (libertas) and the right to rule.

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Ancient Sophisticated Technologies: Mercury-Based Gilding. A. Sutherland - AncientPages.com - Ancients were in possession of very sophisticated knowledge.Ancient gold and silversmiths used mercury, which was produced more than 8,000 years ago in Turkey. Mercury was used for gilding (domes, interiors of cathedrals, religious figures and more) in many parts of the ancient world.

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African Art: History, Characteristics The style of the pictures is naturalistic, animated, and entirely different both from the conventionalised Libyan-Berber style, and from the early naturalistic, group of the Atlas.