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Sutra-Chanting Android Deity...

Source ~ https://thediplomat.com/2019/03/an-ancient-japanese-shrine-debuts-a-buddhist-robot/     Kyoto, Japan’s ancient former capital, is home to temples, shrines, and imperial gardens. As the birthplace of Japanese tradition, the city attracts…

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Spider's Fly using Earth's Electricity

  Love this...be great if we could do it :) Source ~ https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/07/the-electric-flight-of-spiders/564437/   Article by Ed Yong     On October 31, 1832, a young naturalist named Charles Darwin walked onto the…

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Ernest McClain ~ Music and Cosmology

''Ernest McClain's book constitutes an intellectual breakthrough of utmost significance. It offers a persuasive explanation of crucial passages in texts of world literature—the Ṛg Veda, the Egyptian Book of the Dead, the Bible, Plato—that have…

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Prehistory of Persia

Persia is  one of the world's oldest continuous major civilizations, with historical and urban settlements dating back to 7000 BC. (Wikipedia) Persian civilization, Achaemenid period, 5th century B.C. Frieze depicting griffin- lion of glazed…

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