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Ancient Roots of Modern Science

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Ancient Roots of Modern Science

Ancient Roots of Modern Science

Ancient Roots of Modern Science

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Talk of the Nation Science Friday resumes with a look at ancient cultures around the world and their pioneering discoveries in science and math.

Guests:

DIck Teresi
*Author of Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science — from the Babylonian to the Maya
*Science Writer, co-author of The God Particle, Amherst, Mass.

Jamil Ragep
*Professor of the History of Science, Coordinator of Middle Eastern Studies, and Co-Director of the Center for Peace Studies, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla.

Roger Hart
*Assistant Professor in the Departments of History and Asian Studies, University of Texas at Austin