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Clues to Lost Prehistoric Code Discovered in Mesopotamia

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery, humans, interesting, Mesopotamia, news, research, science, University of Chicago's Oriental Institu )

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Archaeologists studying clay balls from Mesopotamia discovered they contain a lost code that was used for record-keeping about 200 years before writing was invented. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.

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Teresa W (782)
Sunday October 13, 2013, 4:23 am
thank you

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Monday October 14, 2013, 12:05 am
noted thank you for sharing

Glenn B (196)
Monday October 14, 2013, 12:21 am

Pogle S (88)
Monday October 14, 2013, 12:54 am
Very interesting, thanks. It seems the accountants had a head start when it comes to modern civilisation!

John B (185)
Monday October 14, 2013, 2:18 am
Thanks Kayleen for providing the link to the very interesting article by Mr. Jarus. Amazing! Noted.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday October 14, 2013, 2:21 am

Lindsay K (6)
Monday October 14, 2013, 3:22 am
Fascinating - thanks for sharing!

Past Member (0)
Monday October 14, 2013, 3:52 am
Learn from the wisdom of the past

Deborah Hubbard (0)
Monday October 14, 2013, 6:22 am
Positive news for a change! And how delightful that the envelopes somewhat resemble brains.

Jav R (0)
Monday October 14, 2013, 7:25 am
Muy interesante, gracias

Bob hardly here P (394)
Monday October 14, 2013, 9:51 am
Thanks Kayleen
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