Randall Buchanan

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“Patara Pipes” Ancient High-Technology Hidden In Turkey? - Mysterious Times

We recently made a community post, pertaining to the remarkable, yet little known, or indeed studied discovery, made within the extremely ancient …

Archaeology

Recipe: Light & Fresh Slow Cooker Corn Chowder — Recipes from The Kitchn

I have a keen eye for slow cooker meals that satisfy in every season, and for summer, corn chowder is my go-to. You'll find me cozied up on the couch …

Recipes

A Massive, Black Sarcophagus Has Been Unearthed in Egypt, And Nobody Knows Who's Inside

Should we open it?<p>Archaeological digs around ancient Egyptian sites still have plenty of secrets to give up yet – like the huge, black granite …

Archaeology

Archaeologists Discover Mummies Of Inca Nobility In Peru That Are Still Cloaked In Magnificent Robes

The 24 Inca mummies were found in the Pyramid of the Bees at the archaelogical site of Túcume.<p>Archaeologists recently discovered 24 mummies in Peru, …

Archaeology

Archaeologists uncover gate to biblical city of Zer

• ><br>• ><p>Archaeologist at biblical city of Zer. (photo credit: HANAN SHAFIR)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than …

Archaeology

López Obrador, an Atypical Leftist, Wins Mexico Presidency in Landslide

MEXICO CITY — Riding a wave of populist anger fueled by rampant corruption and violence, the leftist Andrés Manuel López Obrador was elected president of Mexico on Sunday, in a landslide victory that upended the nation’s political establishment and handed him a sweeping mandate to reshape the …

Mexico

Neolithic Roadway, Possibly a Ritual Site, Discovered in England

When archaeologists arrived on the scene of an unassuming field in Suffolk, England, they didn’t expect to find much in the way of significant …

Archaeology

Scotland's 5,000-year-old carved stone balls shrouded in mystery

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hundreds of elaborately carved stone balls dating from Prehistoric Scotland have been discovered over the centuries, but their purpose remains a mystery.<p>More than 500 of the stone balls have been found in total, most sized to fit neatly into the palm of the hand. They have been shaped so …

Archaeology

Canada’s top court rules that biblical Christian views are not part of ‘diversity’

June 19, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – In a ruling that is sure to send shock waves through the nation, Canada’s Supreme Court ruled 7-2 against Trinity …

Archaeologists Trace ‘Lost Settlements’ of 1692 Glencoe Massacre

Archaeologists are surveying the area of Glencoe, Scotland to find clues into the massacre of February 13, 1692. On that day, during a snow blizzard, …

Was one of your ancestors on the Mayflower? You can find out now

Are you related to one of America's first immigrants? A new "Pilgrim database" from the New England Historic Genealogical Society and the General Society of Mayflower Descendants will let you know for sure.<p>"All information in the database is derived from the original printed books published by the …

Genealogy

Crack this 200-year-old cipher and claim your $60M reward

Think you can solve a mystery that’s been baffling researchers and treasure hunters for over two hundred years? If you do — and assuming it’s not all one big 19th century prank — you might be able to claim a treasure worth millions.<p>The treasure is that of Thomas Beale, supposedly buried in Bedford …

Maryland Town Turns Down Free Energy For Life From Wind Farm

In yet another example of green energy looking a little less attractive in reality than in theory, a resort town in the blue state of Maryland has …

Renewable Energy

The Truth Prevails: Science Confirms Genesis AGAIN

by Bryan Fischer on 2 June, 2018<p>When people try to tell you that science and the Bible are in conflict, don’t believe them.<p>Now, to be sure, there can …

Italy’s Populists Get a Green Light to Govern, in New Threat to Europe

ROME — The populist parties that won Italy’s elections two months ago by demonizing the political establishment, the European Union and illegal migrants in often vulgar terms were granted the go-ahead on Wednesday to form a government, crystallizing some of the biggest fears of Europe’s leaders, …

Europe

'They Were All Slaughtered': Amnesty Says Rohingya Militants Massacred Hindus

Last September, military officials in Myanmar told international journalists that they had found a mass grave of Hindus in Rakhine state, a month after the country began abloody crackdown on the minority Rohingya Muslim population.<p>There, in the center of a region already submerged in widespread …

Human Rights

China is not even pretending anymore in the South China Sea — it put 400 buildings on one of the disputed islands

Satellite imagery shows nearly 400 buildings on a reef occupied by China in the South China Sea, and experts say it indicates Beijing might eventually deploy troops there.<p>Using images from DigitalGlobe satellites, the nonprofit Earthrise Media analyzed photos of Subi Reef, which is closer to …

China

Saudi Women's Rights Activists Labeled 'Traitors' as Crackdown Escalates

Saudi Arabia has widened its crackdown on women’s rights activists, bringing the number of arrests up to 11 people, according to human rights …

Mother convicted in landmark British case over forced marriage

LONDON — A woman in Britain has been jailed for forcing her young daughter to marry a man in Pakistan in the first successful forced marriage prosecution in England.<p>The victim, now 19 and who cannot be named for legal reasons, was just 13 when she was forced to enter into a marriage contract with a …

Sociology

Migrants block northern Greek highway in 2nd day of protests

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Some 250 asylum-seekers have blocked a busy northern Greek highway, in a second day of protests against overcrowding and poor conditions in the nearby camp they are housed in.<p>The peaceful protest by mostly Kurdish migrants at Diavata, on Thessaloniki's western outskirts, …

Taiwan says will 'not cower' as loses second ally in a month amid China pressure

OUAGADOUGOU/TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan lost its second diplomatic ally in less than a month on Thursday when Burkina Faso said it had cut ties with the self-ruled island, following intense Chinese pressure on African countries to break with what it regards as a wayward province.<p>Flags of Taiwan …

China

Sweden passes law defining sex without consent as rape

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sweden has become the latest European country to recognize sex without mutual consent as rape, passing a bill stipulating that people must consent to sex with clear verbal or physical language and that silence will no longer be interpreted as "yes" in sexual encounters.<p>The law, which passed …

Europe

10 Slow Cooker Recipes That Work for Two People (Who Like Leftovers) — Recipes from the Kitchn

While slow cookers are a boon for big-batch meals, I take mine out at least once a week when cooking dinner for my small family of two (twice if you …

Archaeologists Discover They’ve Been Excavating Lost Assyrian City

In 2013, archaeologists from the University of Tübingen in Germany began excavations on an ancient Assyrian city in the Kurdistan region of …

Viking Runes at Hagia Sophia

A small etching on the white marble parapet was written in runic script by a Viking mercenary.<p>On a balmy Thracian Sunday some 1,100 years ago, during …

Portugal's president vetoes legal gender change law

<b>Portugal's President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has vetoed a law that would make it easier for people to change their legal gender.</b><p>The law was approved by parliament last month, but needed to be signed by the president to take effect.<p>It would have allowed citizens to change their gender and name in …

Is Your Church Christian or Christianish?

Three little letters make a world of difference. Together i, s, and h distinguish Christian from Christianish and mark the difference between right …

Jesus

SCOTUS allows Christian school's banishment

Less than a year after a Michigan township effectively banished a Christian school by changing its zoning laws to keep it from moving into the …

How to Build a Website, Go Viral and Develop Your Digital Brand

Here are three steps to establishing your small business's online presence.<p>8 min read<p>If you want to turn your small business into a big one, at some point you’re going to need to go digital. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, “U.S. retail ecommerce sales for the fourth quarter of 2017, adjusted …

Scientists create ultra-thin membrane that turns eyes into lasers

It will still be a while before scientists are able to harness Superman-like laser vision, but the technology is now closer than ever before thanks to a new development from the University of St Andrews. The team there have created an ultra-thin membrane laser using organic semiconductors, which is …