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  1. Who were the Colorful, Powerful, Influential, Educated Women of Ancient Islam?

    The evolution of ‘higher education’ in the ancient world led to variations of standards in different cultures. The evolution of ‘higher education’ in the ancient world led to variations of standards in different cultures. In ancient Egypt, higher education originated from copying religious texts for use in temples which led ...

    MartiniF - 31/08/2018 - 14:35

  2. Outstanding Reconstruction of Ancient Egypt in Next Assassin’s Creed Including Combat-Free Educational Mode

    Gaming fans can now explore ancient Egypt without all the blood and guts in Assassin’s Creed Origins. Ubisoft has just announced a new educational mode called ‘Discovery Tour’, which enables users to explore ancient cities, the lives of pharaohs, reconstructions of real artifacts and ancient practices like mummification, in outstanding detail.

    aprilholloway - 28/09/2017 - 18:53

  3. ‘Historical Amnesia’ has led to forgotten achievements of Muslim culture

    ... the achievements and contributions of the Muslim culture to education, philosophy, health care and science. Contributions to education Perhaps it may come as a surprise to some that the first ...

    aprilholloway - 04/11/2013 - 23:24

  4. Roman Coins Discovered at Japanese Castle Raise Questions of Ancient Connections

    ... at Katsuren Castle: A Roman coin ( Uruma Board of Education ) and an Ottoman coin. ( Uruma Board of Education ) Japan Times reports that the coins measure 1.6-2 cm ...

    Alicia McDermott - 29/09/2016 - 00:45

  5. Yucatan Children Learn Math Better Thanks to Ancient Mayan Numeral System

    ... six out of ten students who completed primary and secondary education in Mexico do not know how to solve basic math problems.  However, ... 1,000, more than what is accomplished with the Ministry of Education programs.” Reproduction of a detail of the Codex ...

    Marilo - 28/11/2015 - 21:42

  6. The Dalai Lama Wants More Ancient Texts Taught in India to Help Fill a Growing Spiritual and Emotional Void

    ... in India that the Dalai Lama has criticized the Indian education system. He claimed that the Indian curriculum is too focused on ... in India that the Dalai Lama has criticized the Indian education system. He claimed that the Indian curriculum is too focused on ...

    Ed Whelan - 14/08/2018 - 02:04

  7. ‘River God’ in Ghana Stops Menstruating Girls from Crossing a River to Get to School

    ... Africa Prevent 1 out of 10 Girls from Receiving Proper Education As The Independent reports , traditional leaders have also ... religion that stops these girls from receiving a proper education. The United Nations estimates that 10% of all girls in sub-Saharan ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 14/01/2018 - 22:49

  8. The Strategic Use of Hostages in the Ancient World

    ... 1793 in India ( Wikimedia Commons ) ‘Re-education’ of hostages During the military campaign of Thutmose III in ... ) The concept of a ‘Royal Nursery’ for the education of foreign princes was also carried out by the Romans. For the ...

    dhwty - 07/07/2015 - 21:56

  9. The Oldest University in the World May Not Be Where You Think And the Founder May Also Surprise You

    Although many people would imagine that the oldest university in the world is in Europe or China, it’s not. The oldest standing university on Earth is in Morocco. Founded in 859 AD, Al-Qarawiyyin is recognized by UNESCO and the Guinness World Records as the oldest existing, continuously operating university, as well as the first institution to issue educational degrees. The University of Al-Qarawiyyin is located in the city of Fes, once a leading spiritual and educational center of the Muslim world.

    Kerry Sullivan - 22/12/2016 - 00:38

  10. American People Suffering Historical Amnesia With Many Citizens Knowing “Virtually Nothing” About Their History

    ... simple questions must be asked about how the governmental education system works. Arthur Levine, president of the Woodrow Wilson ... a fundamental overhaul is required in the United States education system, and to all those journalists justifying the terrible results ...

    ashley cowie - 07/10/2018 - 23:06

  11. Mona Lisa Meets War Machines: Details on the Driven Life and Lesser-Known Talents of Leonardo da Vinci

    ... engineering, music, botany, and geology. Lack of Formal Education but a Good Apprenticeship Leonardo da Vinci was born in 1452 near ... to his father’s house. He did not receive much of a formal education apart from basic reading, writing, and mathematical skills. His uncle ...

    dhwty - 26/01/2016 - 00:47

  12. Ancient philosophical writings found hidden beneath a medieval text

    ... text, shedding new light on the history of philosophical education in the late antiquity. The uppermost layer of text dates to the ... in the Hellenistic Age, a cornerstone of ancient literary education. Euripides is identified with theatrical innovations that have ...

    aprilholloway - 14/11/2013 - 01:17

  13. Gyotaku: A Unique Japanese Tradition in Which a Fish Becomes a Work of Art

    ... BY SA 3.0 ) The Expansion of Gyotaku for Art and Education  Although Gyotaku began as simple black ink prints with a ...

    dhwty - 31/10/2015 - 02:43

  14. Are You Related to a Cabbage? The DNA Evidence for Evolution

    ... for religion? Dr Ian McKay began his education in 1981 at the University of the Witwatersrand in Zoology which ... lived in. Recently Ian has taken over the role of Head: Education and Outreach for the Evolutionary Studies Institute at the University ...

    ancient-origins - 12/09/2018 - 02:09

  15. Edgar Cayce, Six-fingered Giants and the Supernatural Creation Gods of Atlantis: Part 1

    ... a trance state. While only possessing an eighth-grade education (not me, HIM, but almost), Cayce would ultimately transmit not just a ... Steiner (1861-1925), founder of Steiner School system of education ( Public Domain ) On Creator Gods As intriguing as all ...

    Jim Vieira - 27/09/2017 - 22:50

  16. 2,000-year-old youth organization was established in Roman-occupied Egypt

    ... in this type of material. Ancient Egyptian Education ( ) The research is part of the ...

    aprilholloway - 06/11/2014 - 00:44

  17. The Imperial Harem of the Ottoman Empire: More than Just Beautiful Women

    ... women. Slaves and free men and women alike were given an education within the harem. At the end of their respective educations, the men ... to her. The Valide Sultan was also responsible for the education of her son on the intricacies of state politics. She was also often ...

    Veronica Parkes - 03/04/2017 - 13:59

  18. Overwriting Euripides: Hidden Classical Texts Were Washed Over in Medieval Times

    ... Ages. What they found provides new insight on philosophical education in late antiquity. The more recent writing in the text is the ... until today. His works were the basis of ancient literary education in the Hellenistic Age. In fact, some of his theatrical innovations ...

    aprilholloway - 09/12/2017 - 01:49

  19. The Eagle Huntress: New Generations of Eagle Huntresses in Kazakhstan and Mongolia – Part II

    ... Kazakh community have a long history of women's equality in education, government, medicine, and other fields. Girls and boys start riding ... Not everyone continues eagle hunting: military service, education, marriage, family, and employment can intervene. FIG 2.1. ...

    Adrienne Mayor - 06/04/2016 - 14:48

  20. Who we are

    ... open mind. Alicia has worked in various fields such as education, tourism, and anthropology. Traveling throughout Bolivia and Peru, as ... York and a Diploma in Marketing from CIM. He has worked in education, the educational sector, social work and personal development. Gary ...

    ancient-origins - 28/01/2016 - 03:24