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Amartya Sen Praises Ancient India’s Knowledge of Maths Shared with Babylon, Greece, Rome

The greatness of ancient Indian knowledge has been kept alive with Nobel Laureaute and economist Amartya sen too joining the chorus to point out that ancient mathematical models were shared by Indians with Babylon, Greek and Roman scholars. “The Indian mathematicians learned something from Babylonians, Greeks and Romans. They also passed some brilliant new ideas to mathematicians elsewhere in the ...

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NASA’s LiDAR Technology Discovers Gold Mines in Spain

Archaeologists discovered a vast gold mining network with the help of a laser system called the Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) technology that is attached to an aircraft. The mining network has been created by the Romans more than 2,000 years ago in Spain. The researchers have also unearthed the complex hydraulics system used by the Romans in the first ...

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