Posts Tagged ‘century’

18th-Century Statue Has a Delicate Net Carved From a Single Slab of Marble—Check Out the Details

A marble statue carved in the 18th century has become world-renowned for an “impossible” feature: a delicately draping fisherman’s net with detailed knots, rendered by hand entirely from marble, that looks so authentic it could be the real thing. Il Disinganno, or “The Release from Deception,” is the magnum opus of the Genoese artist Francesco […]

Capitol Report: Battle for House Speaker Not Seen in Over a Century; Harmeet Dhillon on Bid for RNC Chair

Multiple rounds of voting for House speaker took place on Capitol Hill Tuesday, for the first time in a century. Leader Kevin McCarthy lost the first few times, and momentum grows behind an unexpected nominee. Wholesale change could be coming for the Republican Party; it’s not just the GOP speakership being fought for—the position of […]

Last Century Technology U.S.-made Missiles SHOT DOWN over Belgorad, Russia

Why don’t Sodom & Gomorrah on the Potomac send the Ukrainians some Brown Bess Muskets as well. Of course there would be no war in Ukraine if USA controlled by the Ratschilds had not stolen 5 BILLION US Fiat dollars from the struggling American workers and sent Israeli citizen Cookies Nuland from the US State […]

The Early 21st Century Dystopian Nightmare Reality

The Early 21st Century Dystopian Nightmare Reality By Dr. Joseph SansoneGlobal Research, December 07, 2022Mind Matters and Everything Else with Dr. Joseph Sansone 5 December 2022 Welcome to the early 21st century dystopian nightmare reality where Orwell’s 1984 is no longer fiction, and if you are hearing voices, it could be the government transplanting those thoughts in your head.If you think your […]

Why is the 13th Century Kelburn Castle covered in Colorful Graffiti?

Kelburn Castle is one of the oldest castles still standing in Scotland. Located in Fairlie, North Ayrshire, Kelburn Castle has a rich history that dates back to the 13th century. Now, however, it is mostly known as Scotland’s famous ‘graffiti castle,’ after a group of Brazilian graffiti artists painted over the exterior in 2007. Tourists […]

ACH (1984) Mallificus Scott – The Limeys #97 – Does The White Man’s Contribution To 21st Century Culture Consist Of How Many Tattoos He Can Fit Upon His Arms?

In today’s show originally broadcast on November 28 2022, Andy presents “The Limeys” with his co-host Mallificus Scott for a show entitled, “Does The White Man’s Contribution To 21st Century Culture Consist Of How Many Tattoos He Can Fit Upon His Arms?” We discussed: the Billy Graham and Richard Nixon clip that we played during […]

BANKMAN’S FTX SCAM: The Khazarian Crypto CON of the Century

A Cryptocurrency Criminal Conspiracy Exposes Yet Another Democrat Scheme For Stealing Elections Submitted by The Armchair Crypto Analyst SOTN Exclusive Let’s be very clear: the “FTX-Alameda Mega Scandal” is no ordinary financial scam or crazy crypto con or money laundering operation or campaign finance crime spree. Yes, it is all of these, but it’s also […]

Pillars from 7th-Century BC Temple Discovered Under the ‘Mound of the Pharaohs’

A temple room including the remains of three standing pillars and many curious artifacts that date back to the seventh century BC have been uncovered from under a mound at the Tel al-Faraeen archaeological site near Alexandria, in Northern Egypt. The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has just issued a statement on their Facebook […]

The Trung Sisters – Venerated First-Century Freedom Fighters Of Vietnam

Trần Lệ Xuân, or Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu, the First Lady of the Republic of Vietnam from 1955 to 1963, once celebrated the holiday to commemorate the Trung sisters by riding an elephant in honour of their service and sacrifice.  Read more Section:  News Premium Preview Read Later  Source

Face of 19th Century American ‘Vampire’ Reconstructed

Based on the DNA extracted from a 19th century skeleton, a forensic artist has recreated the face of a man who was buried, but never laid to rest. Mr. John Barber’s body was later dug up so that his corpse could be crippled, because he was suspected of being a vampire. Read more Section:  News […]

Painting Linked to Aztec God of Drunkenness Discovered in 16th Century Mexican Convent!

Archaeologists working at a Mexican holy site thought they were rediscovering a lost image of the Virgin Mary. But Mary never wore a feather plume, and seldom was she depicted within red circles. The pre-Hispanic mural turned out to be a representation of a Mesoamerican shield, related to the Aztec god of alcohol and drunkenness […]

The Story of the Century Just Broke (And No One Noticed)

Surely it would be worthy of more than a passing mention in the back of the newspaper if social media companies were deleting the US military’s fake bot army and the Pentagon was running a fake investigation into the matter to cover their posterior, wouldn’t it? Well, guess what? That’s exactly what is now being […]

Archaeologists Unearth First Century Roman Refrigerator in Bulgaria

Over the last few decades, archaeologists from Bulgaria and Poland have been performing excavations at the site where the Roman legionary fortress of Novae once stood.  Read more Section:  Artifacts Ancient Technology News History & Archaeology Read Later  Source

Evidence of Opium Use By Canaanites in 14th Century BC Found

Human beings have been using hallucinogenic or psychoactive drugs to experience pleasurable sensations or induce altered states of consciousness for thousands of years. It is possible this activity dates back tens of thousands of years, although definitive proof of this fact remains elusive. But thanks to a new study carried out by researchers from the […]

9th-century mosque in Shiraz undergoes restoration

TEHRAN—Parts of the tilework of Atiq Mosque, which is considered the oldest mosque of Shiraz, in southern Fars province, have undergone urgent restoration, the provincial tourism chief has said. The project is being carried out by experienced restorers under the supervision of cultural heritage experts, Seyyed Moayyed Mohsen-Nejad explained on Monday. The 9th-century mosque was […]

Fashion Notes: 115 Photos of Queen Elizabeth’s Century-Defining Style

Queen Elizabeth II has passed but her century-defining style lives fiercely through decades of fashion that she inspired.

17th Century Vampire Grave Unearthed in Poland

Vampire tales are normally associated with Transylvania. This mysterious Romanian locale was the mythical home of Count Dracula and the actual home of the merciless 15th century prince Vlad Dracul or Vlad the Impaler, whose evil deeds inspired the Dracula legend.  Read more Section:  News History & Archaeology History Ancient Traditions Read Later 

14th-century masterpiece minor restoration gets complete

TEHRAN–Restorers have finished work on the premises of the UNESCO-registered Soltanieh, which supports the third-largest brick dome in the world. Cobblestone paths, bricks and sanitary facilities were amended during this season of restoration, IRIB quoted a local tourism official as saying on Tuesday. Interior decorations, plaster columns, electrical and mechanical installations operations, and wooden fences […]

Obama Sings The Praises Of Fauci’s “Once-In-A Century Public Health” Leadership

Former President Barack Obama has heaped praised onto Dr. Fauci following the White House chief medical adviser’s resignation announcement this week. In a tweet posted just hours after Fauci announced he would be ‘stepping down’, […] The post Obama Sings The Praises Of Fauci’s “Once-In-A Century Public Health” Leadership appeared first on News Punch. Source

Africa Remains At The Center Of A 21st Century Cold War

United States President Joe Biden announced during July that he would host a summit with African leaders at the White House in December. This announcement by Biden comes in the aftermath of several important political developments which have exposed the ineffective foreign policy orientation of the world’s leading capitalist country. Within the United Nations, many […]

Germany’s Century-Long Plot To Capture Control Of Europe Is Almost Complete

By Andrew Korybko Source Germany was waiting this whole time for a major crisis, which ultimately turned out to be the latest phase of the Ukrainian Conflict that US-led NATO is entirely responsible for provoking, in order to make its two interconnected power plays that are now actively unfolding. The German elite has consistently remained […]

Excavation Unearths Unique Tomb of 6th Century BC Egyptian Commander

While performing excavations near the Giza Plateau, a team of Czech archaeologists from Charles University in Prague unearthed a tomb that belonged to a powerful Egyptian military commander who lived 2,500 years ago. Read more Section:  Artifacts Other Artifacts News History & Archaeology Read Later  Source

Biodiversity Risks To Linger At Least A Half Century After Temperature Peaks

Even if global temperatures start to decrease, after peaking this century due to climate change, biodiversity risks are likely to persist for decades, a new study by London’s Global University (UCL) and University of Cape Town researchers finds. The potential impacts on biodiversity were modeled against pre-industrial levels if temperatures increased by more than 2°C (35.6°F), before […]

Wreckage from 17th Century Spanish Galleon Found Along Oregon Coast

A beachcomber exploring sea caves along the north coast of western Oregon, USA discovered timbers from the hull of the Beeswax wreck Spanish galleon that sunk in the Pacific Ocean more than 300 years ago, state officials have just announced. Read more Section:  Artifacts Other Artifacts News History & Archaeology Read Later 

Wreckage from 17th Century Spanish Galleon Found Along Oregon Coast

A beachcomber exploring sea caves along the north coast of western Oregon, USA discovered timbers from the hull of the Beeswax wreck Spanish galleon that sunk in the Pacific Ocean more than 300 years ago, state officials have just announced. Read more Section:  Artifacts Other Artifacts News History & Archaeology Read Later 

16th Century Executioners Sold Human Fat for Medicinal Ointments

In 16th century Europe, anyone suffering from arthritis, bone pain, toothache or gout could trot down to their local pharmacy and pick themselves up a bottle of Axungia hominis (human fat). Read more Section:  News Weird Facts Read Later 

17th-Century Scandal! One-Eyed Man Hanged for Fathering an Ugly Pig

George Spencer has gone down in history for being the second person executed in Connecticut, USA. His crime? Allegedly fathering an ugly piglet. Read more Section:  News Weird Facts Read Later 

Ukrainian Refugees Hosted in Historic 15th Century Castle in Ireland

When Barry and Lola Haughian purchased an historic old castle on the outskirts of Galway in west Ireland in 2017, they had no idea that one day they would be opening the castle doors to people fleeing war in eastern Europe Read more Section:  News General Read Later 

Mummy Brown – 16th Century Paint Made from Ground Up Mummies

Most people today would probably associate Egyptian mummies with museums. This is unsurprising, as this is probably where most of us have seen them, especially in Europe. Read more Section:  Artifacts Ancient Technology News History Ancient Traditions Read Later 

Swiss Metal Detectorist Finds 1,290 4th Century Roman Coins!

Nearly 1,300 priceless 4th-century AD Roman coins, all in a pot, were found in September 2021 near Bubendorf, Basel County, Switzerland by amateur archaeologist volunteer,  Read more Section:  Artifacts Other Artifacts News History & Archaeology Read Later 

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