Ancient Astronomers

Our Place in the Universe: Understanding Fundamental Astronomy from Ancient Discoveries, Second Edition

Our Place in the Universe: Understanding Fundamental Astronomy from Ancient Discoveries, Second Edition By Sun Kwok
English | EPUB | 2017 | 269 Pages | ISBN : 3319541714 | 7.4 MB

If you have ever wanted to understand the basic principles of astronomy and celestial movements, you should read this book. Using pictures of the sky observed from different places on Earth, as well as drawings of ancient astronomical methods and tools, Prof. Sun Kwok tells this story in an entertaining and fascinating way.
Our Place in the Universe: Understanding Fundamental Astronomy from Ancient Discoveries, Second Edition

Our Place in the Universe: Understanding Fundamental Astronomy from Ancient Discoveries, Second Edition By Sun Kwok
English | PDF | 2017 | 269 Pages | ISBN : 3319541714 | 11 MB

If you have ever wanted to understand the basic principles of astronomy and celestial movements, you should read this book. Using pictures of the sky observed from different places on Earth, as well as drawings of ancient astronomical methods and tools, Prof. Sun Kwok tells this story in an entertaining and fascinating way.

History Channel - Ancient Aliens: The Alien Protocols (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 12, 2018
History Channel - Ancient Aliens: The Alien Protocols (2018)

History Channel - Ancient Aliens: The Alien Protocols (2018)
WEBRip | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2493 Kbps | 42 min 12 s | 792 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | History | Sci-Fi

In 2017, a strange, cigar-shaped object entered our solar system from another star system traveling in such an unusual trajectory it caused some astronomers to suggest that it could be an extraterrestrial craft. It brought up an important question–will we have a plan in place for what to do if we encounter alien life?
The Foundations of Celestial Reckoning: Three Ancient Chinese Astronomical Systems

Christopher Cullen, "The Foundations of Celestial Reckoning: Three Ancient Chinese Astronomical Systems"
English | ISBN: 1138101176 | 2017 | 446 pages | PDF | 18 MB

The Search for Exoplanets: What Astronomers Know [HD]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by naag at Nov. 6, 2017
The Search for Exoplanets: What Astronomers Know [HD]

The Search for Exoplanets: What Astronomers Know
MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 | Audio: AAC 44KHz 2ch | Duration: 12 Hours | 10.9 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English

Half a century ago, television viewers thrilled to the exploits of the original Star Trek series with its mission “to explore strange new worlds.” Today, astronomers are doing exactly that, analyzing the data from advanced telescopes and discovering strange worlds orbiting other stars in our galaxy.

The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy [HD]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by naag at Oct. 18, 2017
The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy [HD]

The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy
MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch | Duration: 12 Hours | 10.7 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English

Marked in Your Flesh: Circumcision from Ancient Judea to Modern America (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 24, 2018
Marked in Your Flesh: Circumcision from Ancient Judea to Modern America (Repost)

Leonard B. Glick, "Marked in Your Flesh: Circumcision from Ancient Judea to Modern America"
2006 | pages: 385 | ISBN: 0195315944 | PDF | 2,1 mb

Mobility and Ancient Society in Asia and the Americas (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 22, 2018
Mobility and Ancient Society in Asia and the Americas (Repost)

Michael David Frachetti, Robert N. Spengler III, "Mobility and Ancient Society in Asia and the Americas"
2015 | pages: 214 | ISBN: 3319151371 | PDF | 9,6 mb

Gold and Gold Mining in Ancient Egypt and Nubia (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 22, 2018
Gold and Gold Mining in Ancient Egypt and Nubia (Repost)

Gold and Gold Mining in Ancient Egypt and Nubia: Geoarchaeology of the Ancient Gold Mining Sites in the Egyptian and Sudanese Eastern Deserts By Rosemarie Klemm
English | PDF,EPUB | 2013 | 664 Pages | ISBN : 3642225071 | 221.08 MB

The book presents the historical evolution of gold mining activities in the Egyptian and Nubian Desert (Sudan) from about 4000 BC until the Early Islamic Period (~800–1350 AD), subdivided into the main classical epochs including the Early Dynastic – Old and Middle Kingdoms – New Kingdom (including Kushitic) – Ptolemaic – Roman and Early Islamic. It is illustrated with many informative colour images, maps and drawings.

Ancient Worlds, Modern Reflections  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 21, 2018
Ancient Worlds, Modern Reflections

Ancient Worlds, Modern Reflections: Philosophical Perspectives on Greek and Chinese Science and Culture by G. E. R. Lloyd
English | 5 Feb. 2004 | ISBN: 0199270163, 0199288704 | 236 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Geoffrey Lloyd engages in a wide-ranging exploration of what we can learn from the study of ancient civilisations that is relevant to fundamental problems, both intellectual and moral, that we still face today.