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  1. Enigma of Alien Gargoyle Atop Ancient Scottish Church Now Solved

    ... notation, which is the oldest example of polyphonic music found in Scotland . According to Kenneth Elliot’s ...

    ashley cowie - 28/01/2020 - 13:54

  2. Saraswati: Hindu Goddess of Wisdom and Protector of the Universe

    ... is the Hindu goddess of aesthetics. These include music, the arts, wisdom and learning. She can be compared, in ... Japanese War Goddess Transformed into Water Goddess of Music Bindi: Investigating the True Meaning Behind the Hindu ... Greek Pleiades to the Hindu Matrikas: Mother Goddesses, Music and the Sacred Number 7 Saraswati is also known by ...

    Riley Winters - 14/04/2020 - 19:46

  3. The steam-powered pigeon of Archytas – the flying machine of antiquity

    ... into four branches: geometry, arithmetic, astronomy and music. In a preface to one of his writings (identified by ... geometry, arithmetic, astronomy, and, not least of all, music. These seem to be sister sciences, for they concern ...

    mrreese - 07/10/2014 - 23:03

  4. The Medieval Origins of The Carol: How Christmas Songs Have Survived Through the Centuries

    ... almost involuntarily. But what is the origin of the choral music which adorns these settings? The tradition of carol ... those composed by W.G. James, former federal controller of music for the ABC, to texts by John Wheeler. Outback images ... performed may differ widely from that where the words and music originated. We happily ignore the obvious disconnect ...

    ancient-origins - 21/12/2016 - 03:48

  5. Neo-pagans are building a temple to practice the ancient Norse religion

    ... The old pagan religion had gods and goddesses of music and fertility, nature deities, elves, dwarves, giants, ...

    Mark Miller - 05/03/2015 - 19:06

  6. What Ancient Secrets Lie Within the Flower of Life?

    ... ). The ‘egg of life’ is said to form the basis for music as the distances between the spheres is identical to the distances between the tones and the half tones in music. It is also identical to the cellular structure of the ...

    Joanna Gillan - 14/05/2019 - 18:52

  7. The Far-Reaching Realms of Denisovan Ancestry Stretch to Iceland

    ... suggesting that the Denisovans had a basic knowledge of music and musical notes, as well as a bone needle complete ...

    Andrew Collins - 25/04/2020 - 13:59

  8. Legend of The Flying Dutchman, Ghostly Apparition of The Ship of Captain Hendrick

    ... here till the day of judgment’” (Wagner quoted in Music with Ease, 2005). The Flying Dutchman by Albert Pinkham ... Music with Ease. "Source of the Legend of The Flying ... Dutchman." Operas of Richard Wagner The Flying Dutchman. Music with Ease, 2005. Web. 20 Dec. 2016. ...

    Kerry Sullivan - 30/12/2016 - 21:47

  9. In Plain Sight, Our Neanderthal Ancestors

    ... in the fields of World Religions and Instrumental Music. He is author of Supernatural Gods: Spiritual ...

    jim willis - 07/12/2018 - 16:39

  10. The Sacred Meaning of the Reed: From Houses and Boats to Rituals, Ceremonies and Portals

    ... writing and the material for making papyrus. Musical Reeds Music is also an earmark of culture. Reeds of different ...

    garydavid - 06/08/2017 - 01:50

  11. Was Socrates in Space? A Question of Ancient Spaceflight

    The ancient Greeks are credited with having made many early advancements in science and mathematics which influenced later western civilization. Aristarchus of Samos proposed an essentially heliocentric cosmology millennia before Copernicus, and Archytas is credited with inventing a steam-powered flying machine long before the Wright brothers invented their powered flying machine in 1903.

    Caleb Strom - 09/08/2018 - 18:53

  12. Ten unusual archaeological discoveries

    One of the best things about archaeology is uncovering the unexpected. Some of the findings listed below certainly fit into this category – from elongated skulls to vampire graves, green slime, and the DNA of Bigfoot. Here, we feature ten unusual discoveries that took place in 2013.

    Archaeologists discover mysterious elongated skull in France

    aprilholloway - 25/12/2013 - 10:51

  13. The Cygnus Key: The Denisovan Legacy, Göbekli Tepe, and the Birth of Egypt

    New Evidence Showing That the Earliest Origins of Human Culture, Religion, and Technology Derive From the Lost World of the Denisovans

    ancient-origins - 07/07/2018 - 03:07

  14. Lessons from the Masters Siddharta, K’Ung Ch’iu and the Old Man

    ... in the fields of World Religions and Instrumental Music. He is the author of Faith, Trust, & Belief: A Trilogy ...

    jim willis - 17/03/2020 - 02:25

  15. The Third International Multi-disciplinary Conference on The Archaeology of Sound

    ... of Paris, specialist of the foundations of Art and Music of Antiquity  ​Katya Stroud:  Senior Curator of ...

    ancient-origins - 23/04/2016 - 03:17

  16. Can You Hear the Past? Acoustic Archaeology is Beginning to Explore this New Historical Dimension

    ... laughing, babies crying, people working, dogs barking and music such as drumming. These sounds could be heard from ...

    ancient-origins - 08/08/2017 - 01:50

  17. Half-Human Half-Beasts Love and Lust in Mythology

    Half-human half-beast creatures are found loving and lusting, warring and whoring in myths and legends of nearly every, if not all, cultures in the world.

    MartiniF - 28/05/2019 - 02:26

  18. Archaeologists discover tomb of ancient Peruvian culture

    Archaeologists in Peru have discovered a tomb containing multiple burials belonging to the Chimú culture in the Samanco archaeological complex, a small urban trading town located in the lower Nepeña Valley on the arid, mountainous Peruvian coast.  According to researchers, the burial brings a new understanding of the relationship between the Chimú and their conquerors, the Incas.

    aprilholloway - 06/12/2013 - 05:06

  19. On the Shoulders of Giants, Our Denisovan Ancestors

    ... in the fields of World Religions and Instrumental Music. He is author of Supernatural Gods: Spiritual ...

    jim willis - 17/12/2018 - 16:43

  20. Human Blood Found on Ancient Maya Arrowheads, Bloodletting Rituals to Feed Life Force to the Gods

    ... reveals gruesome practices of the ancient Incas The Music of the Maya: Mysterious whistles Confound Experts ...

    lizleafloor - 13/09/2018 - 02:10