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Greek Inventors

The Scots gave us beautiful tartan and yummy shortbread...poetry, bagpipe music...kilts & cozy wool sweaters...just to name a couple of wonderful things that I love....

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Pleated silk Delphos dress, possibly c. 1918, by Mariano Fortuny. From the collections of the Charleston Museum

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Ancient Greece - The ancient Greeks were the inventors of pottery.

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from Mental Floss

5 Things You Didn't Know About Jacques Cousteau

Un 11 de junio pero de 1910 nació el explorador, investigador, cinematógrafo y fotógrafo defensor del medio ambiente Jacques Cousteau y aquí lo recordamos. http://www.linio.com.mx/libros-y-musica/musica-y-peliculas/

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The House of wisdom Baghdad. At the House of Wisdom, scholars of many nationalities and religions translated into Arabic, Greek, Persian and Indian works on mathematics, logic, astronomy, philosophy and the exact sciences, and wrote commentaries on those texts as well as original works of their own.

Pakistani Model Nadia Ali They're bringing vintage back, what! Long hair, pearls, hair accessories, love it

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Archimedes of Syracuse (Greek: Ἀρχιμήδης; c. 287 BC – c. 212 BC) was a Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer. He is generally considered to be the greatest mathematician of antiquity and one of the greatest of all time.

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You won't hear of this brother not even in your university.. or perhaps, maybe... our people are not known, because the truth hurts that it was us who built the modern world.. gave the world languages, sciences, medicine, astronomy.. AIN'T NO GREEK FAN BOY, INVENT ANYTHING.. Go check all of them so-called Greek scientist and inventors BIO'S, they made clear what they learned was from their teachers, ''THE AFRAKANS'....

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ARCHIMEDES OF SYRACUSE (287-212 BC) - a Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer. Archimedes is generally considered to be the greatest mathematician of antiquity and one of the greatest of all time. Stomachion dissection puzzle - one of the oldest puzzles - described in the Archimedes Palimpsest.

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Aglaonike (2nd century BCE)-astronomer from Ancient Greece during the fifth century. On the list of first astronomers who was a woman. She was notorious for being able to predict the accurate time & locations of lunar eclipses. However, because she was a woman her contributions were not believed to be a scientific ability. People began to believe she was a witch & gave her the name of the witch of Thessaly. Aglaonike has been mentioned in writings of Pluto, Plutarch, & Apollonius of…

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