Archive - Jan 9, 2008 - Story

"Mysterious black substance" found in West Stow pits

Archaeologists working at an Anglo Saxon village in West Stow, near Bury St Edmunds, England have discovered the remains of three 6th century pits. The pits contained a "mysterious black substance."

Barony of Atenveldt Yule photos online

Godfrey von Rheinfels has posted an album of photos from the Barony of Atenveldt's Yule event on Flickr.

Leonardo da Vinci's "Codex Atlanticus" in jeopardy

The Codex Atlanticus, "the largest collection of drawings and writings by the Renaissance master" Leonardo da Vinci, may have suffered extensive damage due to mold.