Archive - Jan 2005 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-23 14:58
The debate continues. Scott Wolter, a geologist and president of American Petrographic Services in St. Paul, Minnesota, believes that the markings on the famous Kensington Rune Stone date from 1700 or earlier.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-23 11:11
Costume designers in Hollywood walk a fine line between authenticity and getting the right look for an epic film.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-23 08:14
Buliwyf Higiliac, fighting for Svana Svipjoo i Buliwyf, was victorious in the recent Oertha Coronet.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-22 16:10
A new book and television series claim that 20% of Scots have blood ties to Iraq stemming from a migration in 4000 BCE.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-01-22 13:05
When Roman Emperor Nero was deposed, his contemporaries went to great lengths to obliterate his legacy, burying his Domus Aurea (Golden House) with debris. Officials in Rome have revealed a mosaic the size of a large door that suggests that Nero's palace ruins may be remarkably well-preserved under the hill that covers them.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-22 10:01
The popularity of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code could lead to the literal downfall of Rosslyn Chapel.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-21 14:01
A new study of the writings of William Shakespeare leads researchers to believe the bard may have had syphilis.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-21 13:29
The Norwegian Textile Guild's 3rd Conference on Norwegian Woven Textiles will take place October 21-23, 2005 in Decorah, Iowa.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-21 08:57
Alexander Gladstone has posted photos from the recent 12th Night celebration in the Barony of Rising Waters (Ealdormere).
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-01-20 16:54
The latest twist in TLC's reality show, Trading Spaces has couples trading Scottish castles.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-01-20 10:56
Her Excellency Baroness Alycie of Innilgard has announced that the next Baron and Baroness of Innilgard will be Baron Drake Morgan, OL & Lady Blodeuwedd y Gath.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-01-20 05:25
A collection of photos from the early days of Drachenwald is available online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-19 17:40
The remains of a Roman chariot track have been discovered under an army barracks in Colchester, England.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-19 12:51
The Center for Renaissance and Baroque Studies at the University of Maryland will present "The Impact of Islamic Culture on the Arts of the Renaissance," a day-long workshop, on February 4, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-19 07:10
Genevieve Schwarzdrachen announced that Their Majesties John and Honor of Drachenwald have created Master Johan Magnusson Kivisuo Herald Extraordinary for his longtime service to the Kingdom.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-01-18 11:32
Fenton Art Glass, located in West Virginia (USA), is celebrating its centennial by offering a series of half-day glass-making seminars in which participants will actually create glass artworks.
Submitted by ianuk on Tue, 2005-01-18 09:31
HL Mikhail Andreyevich Putnikov called Misha has been making history. In the modern world, Misha is Mike Bushroe, an engineer working through the University of Arizona on the Huygens Probe that landed on the moon, Titan.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-18 06:10
Mistress Jaelle reports that three new peers have been created in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-01-17 17:47
New York Times reporter Cori Ellison looks at the influence of the "Kalevala," Finland's national epic, on modern culture.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-01-17 10:00
Sir Daniel of the Kingdom of AnTir reports that the recent 12th Knight charity auction, held to benefit the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, was a great success.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-01-17 07:39
Sovany Barcsi Janos, Chatelain and New Groups Coordinator for the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has announced that the Incipient Shire of Baerenau has been recommended for advancement to full status.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-16 16:27
The 15th century east window of England's renowned York Minster is being painstakingly repaired.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-16 13:26
Researchers believe they have found the true mausoleum of Genghis Khan, but not necessarily his actual burial site.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-16 08:19
Lord Phineas Magollricke, Chirurgeon-in-Charge for Estrella XXI, has posted announcements pertaining to Chirurgeon involvement in the upcoming War.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-01-15 23:39
With great joy, Julienne la Courtois and Antonio de Escobar of the Shire of Sea March in the Kingdom of Trimaris announce the birth of Zoe Abigail Cano on December 28, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-15 17:20
Lord Robin Gallowglass of the East Kingdom reports that the Order of the Laurel will be increased by two in that kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-15 13:18
Metal detector hobbyists in Cumbria, England may have found the country's "most important Viking burial site."
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-01-15 07:07
The staff of Estrella War XXI provides information about persons under 18 years of age attending the event this year.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-14 20:37
A six-part modern adaptation of Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales has been produced by the BBC. The prime-time drama sets the famously-bawdy "Miller's Tale" in a karaoke bar.
Submitted by Webmaster on Fri, 2005-01-14 15:52
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