Archive - Apr 19, 2008

Madonna of the Goldfinch shows its true colors

A recent restoration of Raphael's Madonna del Cardellino, painted in 1506, has revealed the brilliant colors of the original painting which had been hidden under centuries of grime. (Photos)

"Magical" Irish towers

In an article on his blog, writer Philip Coppens discusses the "mysterious round Irish towers," an Irish medieval architectural phenomenon. The article is entitled Round towers: needles in magical landscape?

East Kingdom Spring 2008 Coronation photos online

Liam St Liam has posted an album of photos from the recent Coronation of Konrad and Brenwen in the East Kingdom on his Flickr website.