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Ancient Egypt in Southport?

Last weekend I visited Southport for a mini break and came across the The Atkinson which housed a have a rather lovely Egyptology Collection which once belonged to Egyptologist Anne Goodison (née Padley). 340 more words

Egyptian alchemist's recipe brings ancient beer to life in Winnipeg

This Article was brought to my attention by a reader in Winnipeg!

My greatful thanks, this is indeed impressive. 


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The brewers were able to stay close to the original process and the ingredients were available — and legal… 567 more words

#ThemeReveal for the 2018 #AtoZChallenge

The April A to Z Challenge is around the corner, and I’ll be a first time participate!

If you aren’t familiar with the challenge, bloggers from all over the world will post 26 topics from A to Z throughout the month of April. 75 more words

Blog Hop

Exhibitions for everyone

Alison Laycock 

Are you someone who makes the most of the exhibitions available in your local town/city/ country? Well done if you are however, perhaps some of you are more like me who notices what is on locally but then doesn’t take advantage of the free exhibitions.   692 more words

Travel Alphabet

From the pyramids to Stonehenge – were prehistoric people astronomers?

Ricardo Liberato/wikimedia, CC BY-ND

Daniel Brown, Nottingham Trent University

Ever since humans could look up to see the sky, we have been amazed by its beauty and untold mysteries. 1,100 more words


Why does God in the Bible at first harden the heart of the pharaoh and then punishes him for not letting Jews go?  

Because He was putting on a show, to demonstrate to the Hebrews* and other nations that He is the greatest—nay, the only—God.

This was, if you like, God’s comeback performance (His first since the Flood), so he was intent on making a big impression. 102 more words


The Nature of Amun (as Kek)

Among the great gods, Amun was probably the most popular in the New Kingdom and onward. He was the champion of the needy and the vizier of the humble. 192 more words

Prayers Of The Ancients