Archive - Aug 8, 2008 - Story

Neal Stephenson on Rapier vs. Katana...

Neal Stephenson reconsiders a storyline from his novel "The Confusion" in light of his recent experiences with rapier [and dagger].

Photos from Lochac's Midwinter Coronation

Richard and Susanna have created an album of photos from the recent Midwinter 2008 Coronation in the Kingdom of Lochac.

Romans lived "stylish lives" in Britain

The lifestyles of the rich and famous Romans are being studied through archaeology at Caerwent, Monmouthshire by Channel 4's Time Team. One of the best-preserved Roman towns in Britain includes shops, streets, a temple and a bath.