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(Phys Org2)   An 'ancestor' of Mediterranean mosaics has been discovered in modern Turkey. You could say it Hittites many facets of life back then   ( divider line
    More: Interesting, Turkey, Anatolia, Mustafa Kemal Atatrk, Ankara, discovery of a 3,500-year-old paving stone, Turkish lira, sort of first attempt, excavation director of Usakli Hoyuk  
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661 clicks; posted to STEM » on 27 Sep 2021 at 8:35 PM (4 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook

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2021-09-27 6:59:33 PM  
"What's that word?""Hittites""Hittites"

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2021-09-27 10:30:36 PM  
Hit titties for $200

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2021-09-27 11:58:57 PM  
Why are they calling this a "mosaic" without saying it depicts something, as opposed to just a floor made with rocks?

Tile floors can have patterns or just be random.

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2021-09-28 1:41:51 AM  
It's a sign that money for luxury existed.  Extra money meant the infrastructure was stable and there were few starving mouths.
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