Archive - Jul 2005
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-07-07 10:21
Martelle Von Charlottenburg has posted photos from the Barony of Bright Hills' All Things Martial event held July 1-4, 2005 in Elkton, Maryland.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-07-06 18:46
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2005-07-06 17:38
Researchers at the Royal Society, a British scientific association, have discovered notes on alchemy by Sir Isaac Newton that were previously thought to have been permanently lost.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-07-06 14:52
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-07-06 14:43
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-07-06 14:16
Lord Gilebert le braceeur de Dijon, a warrior in the Middle Kingdom, has announced a week-long "Deed of Arms" to raise funds to fight children's leukemia.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-07-06 13:38
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-07-06 12:12
The Globe Gazette reports from the lawn of the Mason City Public Library, where the Shire of Heraldshill held a demo.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-07-05 14:59
University professor Tim Darvill believes he has discovered the Welsh quarry where the bluestones, which form the circle of Stonehenge, were mined.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-07-05 13:40
Cathus has posted more photos from the recent Lilies War in the Kingdom of Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-07-05 10:57
Elizabet Marshall has announced that there will be a meet-and-greet for embroiderers of the Known World and their friends at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-07-05 08:32
Lord Raphe Cuthbert has posted his images of the recent Summer Coronation in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-07-04 18:30
Archaeologists from the Gibraltar Museum have discovered the pillars of the Gate of Granada, the 14th century main entrance to the city.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-07-04 14:45
Remember the children's tale about a neighborhood meal built around a pot of boiling water and a rock? Chiffon Staebler of Knight Ridder Newspapers looks at modern versions of the story and SCA practioners of it as well as the geological consequences of boiling rocks.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2005-07-04 08:44
From a secure bunker at an undisclosed location in the Pocono Mountains, Dame Aoife sends forth links about the history of the "artillery" whose echoing thunder now resounds through her abode.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-07-04 08:35
Lady Mechthild zur Drachenhoehle of the Kingdom of Northshield has posted photos from the recent Castle Fever and Schutzenfest events.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-03 19:03
The 2003 discovery of a large Roman fort near Dinefwr in Carmarthenshire, Wales has experts rewriting the Romans' place in Welsh history.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-03 16:19
Archaeologists have discovered an Iron Age settlement on farmaland near the English city of Cheltenham.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-03 13:41
While Stonehenge is a popular attraction for those wishing to celebrate the Summer Solstice, the monument may actually have been constructed to celebrate the Winter holiday.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-03 10:58
In its July 2005 issue, Science et Vie explains how an artist used medieval techiques to recreate the image on the cloth.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-07-02 21:27
In Shanghai, China, a gamer who killed another player because the latter sold the former's virtual sword has reportedly been sentenced to death for the murder.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-07-02 15:32
A mummified body, originally believed to be a murder victim, has been identified as that of a teenage girl... a 2,700-year-old teenage girl. The remains were discovered in a peat bog near Uchte, Lower Saxony.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2005-07-02 11:22
"Shrine and Shroud: Textiles in Illuminated Manuscripts" is on display at the Getty Center in Los Angeles through October 2.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-07-02 08:18
Fianna has announced that Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Meridies have chosen to elevate three of Their subjects: Mistress Varinka of Eversly, Sir Thomas Blackmore and Mistress Rebecca of the Greyhounds.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-07-01 17:20
The Fitzwilliam Museum and Cambridge University have teamed to present a major exhibit of illuminated manuscripts beginning July 26, 2005 and running through the month of December.
Submitted by Heirusalem on Fri, 2005-07-01 13:52
Lord Gilbert le braceeur de Dijon has announced that he will do battle in a quest to end children's leukemia at the coming Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-07-01 13:39
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-07-01 12:08
Please see the event site for more details:
This event will be a Regional Rapier War Practice.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-07-01 11:03
Jadwiga Zajaczkowa has announced that there will be a Librarians Roundtable at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-07-01 08:15
"Challenge of the Heart has to be the best SCA fighting event I have been to. I only wish I had not sprained my ankle the week before so I could have fought too," writes James de Biblesworth of the recent event in the Kingdom of Atlantia.