Jenn Margeson

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In pictures: medieval life

It was one of the most turbulent and transformative periods in history. But what was life like for ordinary people in the Middle Ages? Here, we take …

Ancient History

9 weird medieval medicines

Just as we do today, people in the medieval period worried about their health and what they might do to ward off sickness, or alleviate symptoms if …

Medieval

A rare treasure of ancient Roman frescoes comparable to Pompeii has been unearthed in France

Archaeologists have excavated an ancient Roman villa in Arles, France, with fresco murals depicting a musician playing a harp, Dionysus and the …

romans and christians -- 8/11/15

11 Aug 2015<p>Today's selection -- from <i>Sapiens: A Brief History</i> of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari. Empires have been the dominant form of government in …

Theology

Everyday Life in Pompeii

Two thousand years ago, <b>Mount Vesuvius</b> – a stratovolcano located close to the Gulf of Naples – erupted with tremendous force and little warning. …

Ancient History