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  1. #1 Was Noah's Ark ROUND? 
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    Was Noah's Ark ROUND? 3,700-year-old clay tablet reveals giant boat was made out of reeds and bitumen
    • Dr Irving Finkel has translated cuneiform text on an 3,700-old clay tablet
    • The ancient script details the Mesopotamian story of Noah's Ark
    • The text also contains instructions on how to build an ark to escape a flood
    • But its describes the craft as being a round 220-ft diameter coracle
    • The design is very different to the popular imagining of a traditional ship
    PUBLISHED: 14:12 EST, 24 January 2014 | UPDATED: 14:47 EST, 24 January 2014

    It was a vast boat that saved two of each animal and a handful of humans from a catastrophic flood.
    But a controlversial new theory claims that in fact, Noah's Ark was round - and made of reeds.
    a leading academic claims a recently deciphered 4,000-year-old tablet from ancient Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq) reveals the striking new details about the roots of the Old Testament tale of Noah.


    Irving Finkel, curator in charge of cuneiform clay tablets at the British Museum, poses with the 4000 year old clay tablet containing the story of the Ark and the flood, that claims the Ark was actually round

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    The ancient script details the Mesopotamian story of Noah's Ark

    No one knows what a Potamia was but they had a whole mess of them!
    Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil;
    Who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness;
    Who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
    21 Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes
    And clever in their own sight! Isaiah 5:20-21 NASB

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    Makes sense. Id read a story years ago that had it more like a box, not boat shaped, but round is a much better design proof being that it is still used.
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