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Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Magick in Ancient Egypt
"O Isis great enchantress, free me, release me from all evil red things, from the fever of the god and the fever of the goddess. From death, and deathfrom pain, and the pain that comes over me; as though hast freed, as thou hast released thy son Horus,...
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian

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Hinduism From Ancient Times
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Wine in the Ancient World
information regarding wine in the ancient world continues to be repeated.
Carbon Discovered: Known since ancient times. It was first
Discovered: Known since ancient times. It was first recognized as an element in the second half of the 18th century. Name: A.
Biowar in Ancient Times
Biological and Chemical Warfare in the Ancient World. The lec- ture's topic struck two very personal chords with me.

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Origin of flight dates back to ancient times
by Randy Saunders 8/18/2011 - SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Today marks National Aviation Day and is also the anniversary of Orville Wright's birth.
'Julius Caesar' review: Royal Shakespeare Company production takes audience
Most of the plays presented by the Royal Shakespeare Company have tucked in modern touches — clothes, for example — primarily for contemporary resonance. The troupe's raucous "Julius Caesar" does the opposite.
God Particle Fails to Show Up, Stephen Hawking May Have Won His Bet
Physics started out as a branch of philosophy, back in the ancient times. Even today, you can't really separate science from philosophy no matter how hard you try.
Japanese politicians lack the 'super-natural powers' to rule the country
The king of one tribe in Polynesia in ancient times was bound hand and foot. He feared that his super-natural powers, known as "mana," were so strong that if he contacted ordinary people whose mana was weak, it would threaten their lives.
Creating art in the yard
DENVER - Even from ancient times, as long as there has been art, it has lived as much outdoors as indoors.

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