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  • temple
  • Ναός , Naós "dwelling", semantically distinct from Latin templum (" temple ") were structures built to house deity statues within Greek sanctuaries in ancient Greek religion . (wikipedia.org)
  • Greek
  • Ναός , Naós "dwelling", semantically distinct from Latin templum (" temple ") were structures built to house deity statues within Greek sanctuaries in ancient Greek religion . (wikipedia.org)
  • Between the 9th century BC and the 6th century BC, the ancient Greek temples developed from the small mudbrick structures into double porched monumental buildings with colonnade on all sides, often reaching more than 20 metres in height (not including the roof). (wikipedia.org)
  • residue
  • Or more specifically, the isotopic residue "" fingerprints, effectively "" of ancient precipitation that rained down upon the American west between 65 and 28 million years ago. (redorbit.com)
  • societies
  • This fascinating book, which sets out many of the ingenious methods by which ancient societies gathered, transported and stored water, is a timely publication as overextraction and profligacy threaten the existence of aquifers and watercourses that have supplied our needs for millennia. (springer.com)
  • approaches
  • In addition to our strengths in established approaches to the ancient world, Classics at Reading has taken the lead in extending the boundaries of the subject to areas such as the reception of antiquity in the modern world, economic history and the history of religions. (reading.ac.uk)
  • scientists
  • A UK-Canadian team of scientists has discovered ancient pockets of water, which have been isolated deep underground for billions of years and contain abundant chemicals known to support life. (enn.com)
  • Scientists have named a small ancient lizard 'Obamadon' because they say the lizard has a smile that resembles the president's. (msnbc.com)
  • Ancient Astronaut theorists even suggest that the development of life on Earth may have similarities to how scientists are currently planning to keep humans alive on the red planet. (apple.com)
  • knowledge
  • This Study Guide consists of approximately 22 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Ancient Light. (bookrags.com)
  • title
  • I thought you might be interested in this item at http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/703162 Title: Ancient China. (worldcat.org)
  • largely
  • The illegal expansion of a local cemetery has raised a panic among antiquities experts, who warn that the construction endangers the ancient, largely unexplored complex of Dahshour. (yahoo.com)
  • The illegal expansion of a local cemetery has alarmed antiquities experts, who warn the construction endangers the ancient, largely unexplored complex of Dahshour, where pharaoh Sneferu experimented with the first true, smooth-sided pyramids that his son Khufu - better known as Cheops - later took to new heights at the more famous Giza Plateau nearby. (yahoo.com)
  • world
  • Some of the most spectacular tattoos in the ancient world have been found adorning Iron Age mummies unearthed in the Altay Mountains of Siberia. (archaeology.org)
  • literature
  • Lum's graduate student Krithivas Sankaranarayanan reviewed existing literature on ancient DNA and helped to develop a protocol for use with Lowenstein's samples. (youtube.com)
  • water
  • If water is also trapped in the planet's crust, experts say, it could house its own ancient signs of microbial life. (enn.com)
  • city
  • CNN's Fred Pleitgen visits the Iranian city of Shiraz, near the ancient city of Persepolis, to explore Iran's growing tourism business. (cnn.com)
  • look
  • Visitors look at ancient artifacts during a press preview of new galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. (latimes.com)
  • So Tim can look at the salinity and reconstruct ancient climates. (youtube.com)
  • modern
  • But there has always been a question about whether the organisms cultured from salt crystals are genuinely ancient material or whether they are modern-day contaminants, said Tim Lowenstein, professor of geological sciences and environmental studies at Binghamton. (youtube.com)