July 4th, 2004
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-07-04 11:41
The "Long Man", a figure drawn in chalk on a hillside near Eastbourne, England, may be much newer than experts previously had believed.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-07-04 09:29
A recent wave of vandalism, which Venetian mayor Paolo Costa has blamed on "an isolated lunatic," has resulted in damage to a column of the Doge's Palace at St. Mark's Square
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-07-03 12:42
The Exponent discusses the reactions of Purdue University professors to the new "King Arthur" film.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-03 08:40
Italian authorities have installed new security gates to help safeguard the Learning Tower of Pisa from terrorist attack.
Submitted by Galen_of_Ockham on Fri, 2004-07-02 17:40
Friar Galen of Ockham, former Chirurgeon General of the SCA (and a modern-world medical doctor) has kindly allowed SCAtoday.net to share with you an article he has recently written about hydration for reenactment events.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Fri, 2004-07-02 14:00
Archaeologists from the University of Southampton have traced Portchester Castle's past from Roman times through the Saxon era and into medieval times.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-02 12:08
Atlantians! Last chance to authorize for Pennsic! http://acorn.atlantia.sca.org/0407/last_chance.htm
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-02 10:55
The New York Times reviews a new volume by Roy Strong called The Lost Art of Eating.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2004-07-02 10:25
In an article in Scientific American, Gordon Rugg discusses recent findings about the infamous Voynich Manuscript, a mysterious document filled with arcane symbols.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-02 10:01
This will be an exciting event with varied activities, including a catapult water balloon contest, open ranges for shooting Royal Rounds, Rapier Tourney, and more. Plus lots of classes. http://www.ithra.antir.sca.orgidisplay.php?topic=classes&it=5338&
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2004-07-01 16:45
Enequy Erensaurlezelasgarria, Menditarra Herald of Stierbach, reports on the Grant Target Archery Shoot held June 26, 2004 in the Incipient Canton of Sudentor in Atlantia and of the Stierbach baronial court that followed.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-07-01 13:56
Shire of Sylvan Glen - Defender's Tourney - July 9-11, 2004 Poorhouse Farm Park, Martinsburg WV
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-07-01 13:48
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-07-01 08:12
Freiman and Emma have posted photos from the recent Drachenwald Summer 2004 Coronation.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-07-01 08:04
Editorial commentary from CO2 Science Magazine, the journal of the Center for the Study of Carbon Dioxide and Global Change, discussing the scientific evidence for "a major spike in surface air temperature that began sometime in the early 1400s."
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-06-30 17:29
''Fit for a King: Courtly Manuscripts, 1380-1450'' will be on display at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California, through August 29.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-30 11:45
Hirsch von Henford reports on the memorial serivce for Viscount Sir Kylson held June 27, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-30 10:46
Lots of fighting and classes in the extended version of the Feast of St. Bruno event.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-30 10:25
Clan MacArthur and Clan Campbell are challenging Cornish claims - and each other's - to the right to claim King Arthur as their own.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-06-29 23:00
A flock of pigeons has led a group of art historians to a lost Renaissance fresco hidden in the ceiling of a Valencia cathedral.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-06-29 15:55
The British Library has recently acquired a 16-page pamphlet published by Wynkyn de Worde in 1497, the earliest known veterinary textbook printed in Britain.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-06-29 12:58
"What? Behind the rabbit?" "It is the rabbit! It's got nasty, sharp, pointy teeth!" A two-acre site in South Uist (Scotland) that once contained a Viking village is threatened by destructive rabbits.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-29 10:49
In these cold seasons, when the fruits have departed the trees, the leaves are falling and the weather is declining, the sunny days are longing in the back of our minds, and thus, the shire of Polderslot is proud to host the Polderslot Pentathlon. An event where we will entertain ourselves with byzantine games and sports, and pretend the weather is gorgeous, the sun is shining and warmth is radiating from the sky.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-29 10:25
Citizens of Atlantia, we have need of thee! We are being invaded by hordes of mundane and we need your fighters, performers, and your artisans to entertain them.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-29 10:17
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-06-29 08:56
A merchant, Autumn Tree Productions, seeks help in locating US$4000 in goods that were stolen last weekend.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-28 18:05
The Archdruid of Wales has called for Stonehenge to be returned to his country.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-28 11:38
Giudo di Niccolo has posted photos from the recent stormy Lilies War 2004.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-06-28 09:15
According to this report in Buxton Today, the common image of Vikings as marauding raiders overlooks their many contributions to the gentler arts and sciences.