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Tablets. Then & Now.

There is no denying of the power of the Fourth Estate – the Media.

Earliest known media dates back to modern Iraq, when the first known human civilization – The Sumerians – came up with the idea of the tablet. 320 more words


Like I Just Said

Like I just said in my last post We all got to get together and join hands We got to come close and guard each other against those dieticians them pediatricians them authoritarians them grammarians humanitarians Sumerians Athenians all them agrarians them collegians historians them clinicians those Macedonians them Lilliputians the Syrians the obstetricians the union electricians the Republicans those Victorians and all those eager to sign them petitions



Get the facts about UFO Secrets of World War II – The 3rd Reich and beyond, in a way that will change the way we stare up at the stars for years to come.

History of Beer: Ancient Times

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Hope you had a great Thanksgiving and a safe (but productive) Black Friday!

Sorry for the long hiatus; as all of you know, Thanksgiving week is crazy and there’s a lot going on, so you can imagine it was pretty hard to post throughout that period.   946 more words


The World's First Author

In The Shallows, Nicholas Carr tells us that some of the earliest forms of writings were found in Sumerian clay tokens. While researching this for our presentation, I came across an interesting bit of information: the World’s first known author. 209 more words

How did we come to divide the hour into 60 minutes and the minute into 60 seconds? These smaller divisions of time have been in practical use for only about 400 years, but they were vital to the advent of modern science. 1,093 more words