Archive - May 18, 2010

Photos from Southern Shores Newcomer's Tourney

Sedany de Corwyn has created an album of photos from the Province of Southern Shores Newcomer's Tourney which took place recently in the Kingdom of the West. The photos are available on Flickr.

Stargate-Loch Soilleir Baronials and Investiture photos online

Lady Elisava Illiesca and Lady Brenna MacDonald report that they have created albums of photos from the recent Stargate-Loch Soilleir Baronials and Investiture in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Hoard of Henry I Pennies Discovered in Yorkshire, England

An amateur metal detector group has discovered a hoard of 178 12th century silver pennies in North Yorkshire. [photo]

Escaping to the geek world of the SCA

In a recent blog, The Gauntlet explores the motives behind geeks and nerds, especially those in the Society for Creative Anachronism, who choose to "escape" from society to an ideal world.

Rediscovered Health and Safety report damaging for Odysseus's record

A rediscovered ancient Greek scroll lists a number of health and safety violations by Odysseus during his tenure as ship's captain while returning home from the Trojan War.