July 6th, 2003
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-07-06 12:00
Professor Martin McGann has Penn State University has designed a medieval garden to help faculty and students learn about agriculture in the Middle Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-07-05 17:00
Baroness Olivia d'Anjou, Autocrat, has announced that an event featuring hound coursing will take place in the Barony of Delftwood on July 12, 2003.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-07-05 13:00
British rocker Nic Potter is sellinga Bronze Age Cornish burial mound for only 150,000 pounds ($249,700).
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-07-05 10:00
The latest in the fad of online quizzes, this one determines which lady of Arthurian legend you most resemble.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-07-05 07:00
Radio Australia: Scientists are excited by the discovery of a jar of 2,000-year-old wine in northern China.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2003-07-04 13:00
Dame Aoife has done extensive research on sources for Slavs and Rus during the medieval time period. Her annoted links are now available.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-07-04 10:30
Photographs from this Baron Wars (2003) are reportedly now available online thanks to a post on the Legio Draconis website.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-07-04 08:30
Salt Lake Tribune: An ad campaign for a summer festival with a Viking theme has led some Utah residents to attempt to claim the "treasure."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-07-03 23:00
History News Network: Canadian geographer Samuel Bawlf's "The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake 1577-1580" claims Drake was first to explore Western Canada.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-07-03 21:41
More photos from Drachenwald's Ten Year Celebration are now online.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-07-03 21:39
The Age: In a scene straight out of a Harry Potter book, a thief has been charged with "burglary by ruse and escalade" by a French court for the theft of priceless medieval volumes stolen from fortress monastery library.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-07-03 16:43
South Bend Tribune: The annual Swine and Roses event in South Bend, Indiana (USA) was visited by a reporter and photographer from the local newspaper, who did a full-page story on the event.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-07-03 16:09
THL Stefan li Rous has announced additions to Stefan's Florilegium for July.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-07-03 16:08
Scottish Life: A restoration of the sealed vaults of Rosslyn Chapel could reveal long-buried secrets.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-02 18:08
Scientists are speculating that an impact crater in the Italian Sirente Mountains may have prompted Constantine's conversion to Christianity.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2003-07-02 12:57
The Metropolitan Museum of Art opens an exhibit on the work of virtuoso Netherlandish mannerist artist Hendrick Goltzius today in the Robert Lehman Wing.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-02 12:57
Want to participate in bardic activities at Pennsic? Check the Bards' Books to see what's happening.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-02 12:55
Baroness Mairi ni Raghaillaigh is seeking volunteers to man the AEthelmearc Royal Encampment reception table.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-02 02:13
Guardian Unlimited: Channel Four's plans for a "Big Dig," where non-professionals around England were encouraged to try archaeology for themselves, has sent British experts into fits of apoplexy.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-07-01 20:57
The web site for the Pennsic Independent, the populace newsletter for Pennsic War, is temporarily down due to a major technical problem. The publisher says the site will be back online very soon.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-07-01 14:26
In Irvine, California (USA), a man who was under treatment for schizophrenia entered a grocery store and attacked six people with a sword, killing two of them before police fatally shot him.
Submitted by Catriona on Tue, 2003-07-01 14:25
Match your personality to the Medieval occupation best suited to you by taking the Kingdomality Personal Preference Profile.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-07-01 11:50
Nature: A new study of Y chromosomes in British men shows that the Celtic influence is stronger than originally thought.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-07-01 11:48
Shoe expert Petr Hlavacek claims footgear discovered on a Copper Age hunter is more efficient than modern hiking boots.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2003-06-30 15:04
Middlebridge: Northwestern College, in Orange City, Iowa (USA) is auctioning off a large medieval book collection formerly owned by Emerson Brown.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2003-06-30 15:03
Seattle Times: Philanthropist and businessman Paul Allen has loaned a 1623 copy of Shakespeare's First Folio to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, Oregon.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-30 15:03
Mario Moiraghi, an Italian scholar, now claims that the legend of Arthur's sword Excalibur originated in Italy rather than Celtic Britain.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2003-06-30 13:32
Pravda: An unusual silver amulet was found at a construction site in the Moscow region.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-30 13:31
On a class trip to Borre National Park, a Norwegian sixth grader found a 1,000 year old Viking ring.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-06-29 12:30
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has issued new laws regarding safe driving practices in Work Zones in their state. These laws may affect those traveling to the Pennsic War.