Archive - May 2004
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-05-31 21:27
Earl Brannos O'Irongardail, fighting for the honor of Countess Rebekah Mac Tiernan, has won the Middle Kingdom Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-31 11:10
Discovery: According to a report from Jennifer Viegas of Discovery News, women's bare breasts were a common fashion statement in 17th century England.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-31 07:25
NewScientist.com: Archaeological excavations throughout Great Britain have unearthed and studied many human remains. Now they have received guidelines for reburial of bones discovered on digs.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-05-31 04:30
The Washington Early Music Society is pleased to present a new event this June for lovers of early music, dance and visual arts -- the inaugural Washington Early Music Festival.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2004-05-30 09:55
Ancanar is a Tolkien-inspired epic fantasy film. The Armoury section of the Ancanar website showcases the swords and armour forged for the film.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-05-29 11:05
"Coming of Age in Ancient Greece: Images of Childhood from the Classical Past" will be at the Cincinnati Art Museum through August 1, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-05-29 08:45
Nathan Duffield, a 10-year-old student from Milford Haven, England, has discovered a 600-year-old ring with a metal detector.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-28 18:05
Those who can't get enough of ancient times may want to sign up for the Scuola Gladiatori Roma, where they will learn Latin as well as gladiator skills.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-28 14:10
Ancient historians take note: Roman Days are here again and coming to Marietta Mansion in Glenn Dale, Maryland June 12-13, 2004!
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-05-28 12:50
There has been much discussion recently about the swearing of oaths in the SCA. This week, Dame Aoife shares her links on the subject.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-28 06:15
Photos from the recent Ragnarok event in the Kingdom of Ealdormere are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 19:45
MSN: "Lord of the Rings" author J.R.R. Tolkien's Oxford, England home is for sale for a paltry $2.7 million.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 18:40
Irg von der Ramsau shares photos taken at the recent Double Wars XVII event held in the Shire of Attemark in
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 18:30
World War II's famous Bletchley Park code-breakers have become involved in work to decipher a cryptic inscription which might point to the location of the Holy Grail.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 17:58
The Incipient Shire of Beit Aryeh in Israel has been officially formed in the Kingdom of Drachenwald, according to New Groups Coordinator Barcsi Janos.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 12:18
Maelgwn and Asbjorn have posted photos from the Midrealm's recent Baron Wars.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 12:16
Master Delbert von Strassburg, Seneschal for the Kingdom of Lochac, reports on the latest deveolpments pertaining to the ban on certain weapons in Victoria, Australia.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-05-27 12:14
"Painters of Reality: The Legacy of Leonardo and Caravaggio in Lombardy" will be on display at the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Exhibition Hall at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through August 15, 2004.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-05-26 22:38
The Courier-Journal: A day-long festival was held on Saturday, May 22, to celebrate the opening of the Frazier Historical Arms Museum.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-05-26 18:07
PBS: PBS offers a quiz to determine if you would have survived four months in a 17th century colonial village.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-05-26 16:40
The Shelby Promoter: Barbara Simonetti, a reporter for the Shelby "Promoter," recently covered the "revelry and feasting" at the Mid-May Festival hosted by the Incipient Shire of North Gate.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2004-05-26 13:39
Macomb Daily: An American company selling Viking artifacts from its website has caught the attention of Swedish officials.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-25 21:08
Duke Thorin was the victor of the Crown Tournament held May 22, 2004.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-05-25 15:11
Step back into the past and share memories of the SCA long ago when the Midrealm celebrates its 35th anniversary at the Kingdom A & S and the Crown Tournament to be held May 29-31, 2004 in the Barony of Roaring Wastes (Detroit, MI).
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-05-25 11:24
Lord Darter has posted a very nice photo album from this year's AEthelmearc War Practice.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-24 22:41
An Iron Age punch dating to the 4th century C.E. may be the oldest European example of alloy steel yet discovered.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-05-24 20:21
Stars and Stripes: A reporter describes SCA activities in and around Camp Zama, in Japan.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2004-05-24 20:20
Aiofe's Links: Dame Aoife's Links column this week deals with bread and all that goes into it.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-24 20:19
Mar Yaakov HaMizrachi of Poeta Atlantia has announced the Known World Poetic Challenge, which will be held at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-05-24 02:48
This article marks a milestone for SCAtoday.net, as it is the 2000th story published since the site went online in 2002.