Reply to post: Re: Interesting factoid not in the article

Forget trigonometry, 'cos Babylonians did it better 3,700 years ago – by counting in base 60!

harmjschoonhoven
Meh

Re: Interesting factoid not in the article

Indiana Jones was based on the "archeologist" Langdon Warner (1881-1955) who stole manuscripts and Buddha's from the Dunhuang caves in China for the Harvard University Fogg Art Museum in the early 20th C.

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