Archive - Mar 12, 2009
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2009-03-12 19:35
A new exhibit of Iranian art dating to the 16th and 17th centuries is now open at the British Museum in London. Shah 'Abba's The Remaking of Iran will run through June 2009.
Submitted by AEschwynne on Thu, 2009-03-12 16:21
Archaeologists excavating medieval mass graves in Venice have uncovered a woman buried with a brick in her mouth to stop her chewing on her bloody burial shroud after death, a practice believed at that time to spread the plague.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2009-03-12 14:27
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2009-03-12 14:19
Hrothgar and Amba, from the Kingdom of Calontir, share photos from the recent Estrella War XXV.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2009-03-12 13:47
Submitted by Elinor Strangewayes on Thu, 2009-03-12 11:45
The City Archives building in Cologne, Germany collapsed unexpectedly on March 3, 2009. Six stories of archival storage were destroyed, including documents dating from the 10th century and the minutes of Cologne town council meetings recorded in an unbroken line back to 1376.