The Earth had another celestial companion. Call it a moon. Call it a comet. Call it a rock in space. It existed. It was real and now no longer exists. 427 more words
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Archaeologists Discover Largest, Oldest Wine Cellar in Near East: 3,700 Year-Old Store Room Held 2,000 Liters of Strong, Sweet Wine
Ancient Canaanites did more than 3,000 years ago.
Archaeologists have unearthed what may be the oldest — and largest — ancient wine cellar in the Near East, containing forty jars, each of which would have held fifty liters of strong, sweet wine. 365 more words
Let’s have a happy story about World War One. Yes, there are some. I salute the most remarkable Scottish women’s field hospital in whole conflict (there were more than a dozen of these, which is by itself amazing), whose accomplishments are written up in Eileen Crofton’s splendid monograph, ‘The Women of Royaumont’. 393 more words