Everyone knows that the two-horned Viking helmet was invented to increase the apparent ferocity of Viking raiders as they invaded and pillaged civilized towns along northern European coasts. 151 more words
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It is the end of term and it is fair to say that our entire household is looking forward to a rest. We have all suffered from one form of lurgy or another over the last couple of weeks… perhaps not the best state to be in to tackle Christmas. 442 more words
Archaeologists have very recently uncovered the true history of the mysterious ring of standing stones in Wiltshire, England called Stonehenge.
Erected approximately five thousand years ago, Stonehenge has been an object of speculation in the minds of many throughout modern times. 153 more words
I’ve been reading a Biblical encyclopedia and ran across an entry about games and entertainment. Scouring through the Bible, researchers found that among “serious-minded” Jews, music and dancing was usually of the religious nature. 222 more words