AEthelmearc Crown Tourney Video Quarter Finals Online

Lord Alaxandair O'Conchobhair has made available expanded video to include the quarter finals of the AEthelmearc Spring Crown Tourney in addition to the finals that were already online.

Digital Technology Used to Analyze Gutenberg Bible

Haaretz: Digital photography has been used to try to determine the exact technique used to print the Gutenberg Bible from the Scheide Collection.

Laser Analysis May Revise Date of Lindisfarne Gospels

A non-destrustive laser has been used to date the pigments of the Lindisfarne Gospels, helping researchers to move the date back to 720 CE.

Roman High Street Provides Historic Walk

Daily Telegraph: A 200-yard stretch of Roman village life has been unearthed by archaeologists in Northamptonshire.

Excavations of Site of "Boxgrove Man" to Continue

"Boxgrove Man," a forerunner of Neanderthal and the oldest hominid found in Britain, will receive further study, according to British archaeologists.

Roman Shipwreck Discovered in the Netherlands

Dutch archaeologists have unearthed a Roman military transport ship from the mud along the banks of the Rhine River in the Netherlands.

Chatting with Soothsayers

The East Kingdom Soothsayer's Guild will hold a weekly live chat session Wednesdays at 9:00 p.m. (EDT).

SCA Feast Recipe Exchange Created

Mistress Rayne Moyra of the Kingdom of Meridies has created a discussion group / recipe exchange for feastocrats.

16th Century Salt Cellar Stolen in Vienna

A 10-inch, sculpted salt cellar valued at

Gunnarr and Gabriell New Heirs to An Tir Throne

It has been announced that Duke Gunnar was victorious in An Tir's Crown Tourney held May 17, 2003. His Grace was fighting for the honor of Duchess Gabriell.

Lady Keina Vis Faces Rapier Challenge in Drachenwald

Signore Antonio di Rienzo reports that there will be a rapier challenge June 8, 2003 at Edzell Castle in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Scouting Rules for Pennsic War Decided

Marshals of the East and Middle Kingdoms have made decisions regarding scouting at this year's Pennsic War.

Free the Gnomes!

Feel the need to belong to another political action group? Here's one no one can oppose!

Tournament of Champions to be Held at Lilies War

Syr Valdemar Jarnknefi (Ironfist) has announced his intention to hold a Tournament of Champions at Lilies War.

Cast Iron Chef Competition at An Tir's War College

The second annual Cast Iron Chef cooking competition will be held Saturday June 14, 2003 at the Three Mountains War College in Clackamas & Multnomah Counties, OR.

Latin Weather Reports Online

wunderground.com: Scholars needing to check the "Index Caloris" will want to visit Wunderground.com for all weather reports in Latin.

A&S Mavens to Consult at Lilies War

Maerwynn of Holme has announced that A&S consultation will be available at Lilies War.

Back in Time to Medieval Scotland

Timetravel with Aoife back to medieval Scotland for a look at castles, standing stones, cheesemaking and more.

Well-Pressed Vikings

Daily Record: Excavations in Scotland have revealed that pillaging Vikings were conscious of their appearance and ironed their clothes.

AEthelmearc Crown Tourney Video Online

Lord Alaxandair O'Conchobhair has made available a video of the finals of the AEthelmearc Spring Crown Tourney.

Pennsic Class List Online

Starting to making plans to take classes at Pennsic, considering teaching a class, or merely curious about this year's offerings? The class list is online.

Worshipful Company of Pewterers to Form

Master Brendan Brisbane has announced that a formational meeting for a guild devoted to pewter casting will take place at AEthelmearc War Practice, Sunday, May 18, 2003.

Laurels Prize Tourney Will Fund A&S Travel in Lochac

Mistress Bess Haddon and the Order of the Laurel in Lochac would like to announce a Laurels' Prize Tourney to help fund travel for A&S instructors.

British Education Secretary Criticizes Universities as "Medieval Concept"

"The medieval concept of a community of scholars seeking truth is not in itself a justification for the state to put money into that. We might do it at say a level of a hundredth of what we do now" says Education Secretary, Charles Clarke.

Lochac Laurels Issue Statement on Laureling of Martial Activities

Members of the Order of the Laurel in the Kingdom of Lochac have issued a statement pertaining to the elevation of participants in the fields of combat archery, fencing and equestrian arts.

Lindisfarne Gospels to Return to the Holy Island

After 1300 years, the Lindisfarne Gospels will return to the Holy Island.

Medici Archive Project Offers Easy Access for Scholars

Letters from the Medici Archive are being made available online by the Medici Archive Project.

Channel 4's "Eye Stunt" Offends Oxfordshire Residents

A 300-ft-wide eye logo advertising Channel 4's "Big Brother" program has been painted next to the famous Uffington Chalk Horse, enraging local residents.

Winner of Barony of the Far West Coronet Determined

The new Baroness of the Palentine Barony of the Far West by right of A&S competition has been decided. She is Lady Fiona Wiggins, fighting for Antoniao Delrosso.

Sir Alaric of Bangor Wins Lochac Crown Tournament

Sir Alaric of Bangor and Nerissa de Saye are the new Prince and Princess of Lochac.