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Noach 5778

This is Torah Talk for the week of October 15th, 2017 

Gen. 11:7 Let us, then, go down and confound [ונבלה] their speech there

Gen. 11:9 That is why it was called Babel [בבל] 32 more words


Student Series! The Hanging Gardens

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Seven. The number assigned to categorize the wonders of multiple worlds, probably for its millennial-old and cross-cultural, magical and powerful association. 773 more words

Art & Humanities

#Todays3 30.8.17 Newton, Babylonia, Textiles

#Todays3 is our collection of material that we think should be highlighted and discussed more. Whether it is science, politics, history, religion or anything else for that matter. 140 more words


The Plimpton 322 tablet re-examined

Several years back I blogged about the Plimpton 322 tablet – a Babylonian clay tablet from around 1,800 BC. It contains four columns of numbers, written in base 60 (with a small number of errors, as well as some numbers missing through damage – these are corrected below). 443 more words


Daniel's Visions


I saw in the night visions,

and behold, with the clouds of heaven
there came one like a son of man,
and he came to the Ancient of Days… 625 more words