Suzie Fogarty

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China's new silk road could change global economics forever

Beginning with the marvelous tales of Marco Polo's travels across Eurasia to China, the Silk Road has never ceased to entrance the world. Now, the ancient cities of Samarkand, Baku, Tashkent, and Bukhara are once again firing the world's imagination.<p>China is building the world's greatest economic …

Istanbul for Loners: Constantinople’s Silk Road Remnants

Seen the Blue Mosque and the Aya Sophia? Took a boat on the Bosporus and had a ramble on Istiklal Cadessi? Wait, do not leave Istanbul yet!<p>Instead, …

Timelapses from the Silk Road

Chris Northey, a freelance digital designer, shot these timelapses while traveling along the ancient Silk Road from China to Uzbekistan in mid-2012. …

Flaming Door to Hell in the Devil’s Sandbox along Infamous Silk Road

Back along the “Golden Eagle Silk Road” is the most famous crater, the Door to Hell. After a Soviet drilling accident in 1971, and a decision to burn …

You in Ancient Rome: A Day in the Life

Historians and Classics enthusiasts often pay close attention to the history surrounding the great and legendary figures of Ancient Roman politics, …

This Shipwreck Dates to When Genghis Khan's Descendants Ruled China

Archaeologists have uncovered a shipwreck buried under silt and mud that dates back around 700 years to a time when the descendants of Genghis Khan …

Archaeology

What Mongolian Nomads Teach Us About the Digital Future

People who pack up and transport their house twice a year become choosy about their possessions. I recently traveled among the nomads of Mongolia for …