Archive - Feb 13, 2004

6th Century Comet Linked to Plague and Crop Failure

Cardiff University: Scientists at Cardiff University have new theories about a 6th century comet which may have collided with the Earth.

And Now, an Austrian Fling?

Archaeological discoveries in Austria give merit to claims that Austrians invented tartan kilts.

New Exhibit on Domestic Depictions at the Toledo Museum of Art

"The Domestic Scene: Views of Culture from the Toledo Museum of Art" will be on display in the Graphic Arts Galleries at the Toledo Museum of Art in Toledo, Ohio, until May 9, 2004.

Medieval Ring Declared Treasure Trove

Isle of Wight County Press: A medieval silver ring found on the Isle of Wight has been officially declared a "treasure trove," which allows the Isle of Wight Council to purchase it for display on the island.