Andrea Koran

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A Beautiful Italian City Will Pay You To Live There

There's a little town in the centre of Italy, now home to only 2,700 people, most of them older, where an enterprising mayor is trying to fill empty …

Money

How the 1867 Medicine Lodge Treaty Changed the Plains Indian Tribes Forever

It was an astonishing spectacle: 165 wagons, 600 men, and 1,200 horses and mules, all stretched across the plains of the Kansas territory in October …

Ethnology

Unyoked Cabins

It used to be that people didn’t trust hermits. Communities both big and small had a hard time making sense of why someone would choose to live on …

This California mansion can eliminate your utility bill

<i>Welcome to</i> Home of the Future<i>, a four-part video series co-produced by</i> Curbed <i>and</i> The Verge<i>. Each month, we'll take you inside one innovative home and explore how the technology of today informs the way people will live in the future. To follow along, stay tuned for new video episodes on our</i> <i>Facebook</i> …

Find Your Viking Warrior Groove at These 10 Historical Sites

In September 2017, DNA evidence confirmed that a decorated Viking warrior grave discovered in Birka, Sweden, was actually a female warrior.<p>Considered …

The epic story of the Vikings in Ireland - as depicted on a 23-metre chainsaw-carved tree

Source: TheJournal.ie/YouTube<p>Subscribe for more videos<p>JOHN HAYES WAS tasked with carving Marty Morrissey’s head from a block of wood at last year’s …

Alfred the Great’s victory over the Vikings is our foundation myth; Viking Britain reviewed

A 9th-century fore-echo of our clash with the Nazis<p>Some oleaginous interviewer once suggested to Winston Churchill that he was the greatest Briton who ever lived. The grand old man considered the matter gravely. ‘No,’ he replied at length. ‘That was Alfred the Great.’<p>In his hefty, hard-to-pick-up</i> …

Discovering our Common Humanity through Space Archaeology - Citizen Science Salon

By Kristin Butler | September 21, 2017 12:56 pm<p>Like many people, I was first introduced to the world of archaeology by Indiana Jones, that …

Pot-smoking warriors who attached enemy bodyparts to their horses: Scythians reviewed

The British Museum’s latest exhibition is an exhilarating look at a ferocious people with a unexpectedly delicate side<p>You wouldn’t want to stumble upon the Scythians. Armed with battle-axes, bows and daggers, and covered in fearsome tattoos, the horse-mad nomads ranged the Russian steppe from …

The Tomb of an Ancient Mayan God-King Was Just Discovered in Guatemala

Art World<p>Archaeologists have been working at the site since 2003.<p>,<p>Archaeologists have discovered the tomb of an ancient Mayan king at the …

How Neanderthals Got Their Unusually Large Brains

Neanderthals had larger brains than modern humans do, and a new study of a Neanderthal child's skeleton now suggests this is because their brains …

Stunned archaeologists unearth remains of 6000-year-old home in Ayrshire field

Fragments of historic farm building and parts of Neolithic pottery were uncovered near Hillhouse farm in north-east of Kilmarnock.<p>The remains of a …

Watch: Shipwrecks dating from 5th century discovered at bottom of Black Sea

Shipwrecks from thousands of years ago have been found for the first time at the bottom of the Black Sea.<p>The Black Sea MAP project has discovered artefacts from sunken ships dating from the Byzantine Era, the Middle Ages and the Ottoman Empire during one of the largest ever maritime …

Top Republicans accept 'alternative facts' from Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top three Senate Republicans refused on Tuesday to disavow President Donald Trump's false claim that millions of illegally cast …

Donald Trump

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