Elsewhere: Ancient History

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Annual highlights of major historical discoveries and revisions
[Stuff You Missed in History Class] Unearthed in 2015 Audio
http://www.missedinhistory.com/blog/missed-in-history-unearthed-in-2015-part-1/
http://www.missedinhistory.com/blog/missed-in-history-unearthed-in-2015-part-2/

20 new lines from The Epic of Gilgamesh discovered in Iraq
http://www.openculture.com/2015/10/20-new-lines-from-the-epic-of-gilgamesh-discovered-in-iraq-adding-new-dimensions-to-the-story.html
http://etc.ancient.eu/2015/09/24/giglamesh-enkidu-humbaba-cedar-forest-newest-discovered-tablet-v-epic/

Searchable timeline of ancient history
http://www.ancient.eu/timeline/
Visual timeline of modern era (1600-2000), drawn from Wikipedia
http://histography.io

A two-part look at Project Mosul, an attempt to preserve threatened archaeological, cultural, historical artifacts and sites through remote scanning
[Economist] Is virtual-reality the future of history? Audio
http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2015/11/economist-asks-virtual-reality-future-history
http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2015/11/economist-asks-virtual-reality-future-history-0

A charming and compelling lecture about Ancient Rome and the reasons why we need to keep revisiting this history
[Free Library of Philadelphia] Mary Beard on SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome Audio
https://libwww.freelibrary.org/podcast/?podcastID=1419
[Fresh Air] Mary Beard: Myths About Ancient Rome Audio
http://www.npr.org/2015/11/30/457319066/from-gladiator-duels-to-caesars-last-words-the-myths-of-ancient-rome

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