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How to Stream the New 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Sound Documentary

The sounds of Star Wars are arguably more important than any of the visuals. What set the now-classic saga apart from other sci-fi/fantasy epics in …

Science Fiction

You Can Now Watch the Original Stargate Movie for Free

Back in 1994, few could have predicted what <i>Stargate</i> would become. The original film was a hit but what happened after is damn near unprecedented. Not …

Science Fiction

The Viking Great Army

<b>At first glance</b>, the historic county of Yorkshire in northern England seems as English as can be. It gives its name to Yorkshire pudding, a staple of …

Archaeology

'The Marshall Plan' considers how and why the US became a global superpower

This is a welcome, timely, and significant addition to what we know about the way that the Marshall Plan shaped the post-World War II …

Geopolitics

Hayasa-Azzi

The Hayasa-Azzi were an indigenous Bronze Age tribal confederation which flourished on the plateau of ancient Armenia and Turkey between c. 1500 and …

Ancient History

10 Interesting Things You Should Know About The Medieval Knight

Whenever we talk about a medieval knight our reveries cling on to the resplendent image of a chivalrous warrior incredibly armored from head to toe, …

Ancient History

In Pursuit of Tea and Taste

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British Empire

Strife Blog

<i>By Alexandria Reid</i><p>The release of the Trump Administration’s Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) on 2nd February marks a decisive shift from the Obama …

Geopolitics

Bringing a fire damaged book back from the brink

Share selection to:<p>Parchment has been used since Medieval times for significant documents, from the Dead Sea Scrolls to Acts of Parliament.<p>And it is …

Australian Universities

Dropping the middle class

The poor are those who are not rich or middle class. Middle class is an intriguing concept; it sits awkwardly between the rich and the poor. It …

India

Scientists Are Drilling Holes in Antarctica's Largest Ice Shelf to Explore The Ocean Beneath

So much we still don't know.<p>Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf is the world's largest floating slab of ice: It's about the size of Spain, and nearly a …

Global Warming

A History of Philosophy in 81 Video Lectures: From Ancient Greece to Modern Times

Above, you can watch 81 video lectures tracing the history of philosophy, moving from Ancient Greece to modern times. Arthur Holmes presented this …

Ancient Greece

Has AI finally cracked the mysterious Voynich manuscript?

Two computer scientists from the University of Alberta claim to have created a series of algorithms that can decipher unknown alphabetic scripts, and …

Language

Cézanne: Portraits of a Life review – engaging primer paints strong picture of celebrated artist

Cinema’s latest exhibition tour chronicles of the painter’s shift from impressionist-influenced work to a revolutionary and individual vision<p>After a stream of films about user-friendly artists such as Monet, Goya and David Hockney, the estimable Exhibition on Screen series tackles the slightly …

Art

Industrial North, Agrarian South

Beyond the moral dilemma caused by slavery, the country's two regions also faced a deep economic divide. In the agrarian South, slaves accounted for …

Monuments resurface in Stanley Reservoir

With the storage level falling drastically due to the continuous poor inflow, the submerged monuments such as the famous Nandhi of Sri …

The Book of Jonah

The book of Jonah is the fifth book in the Christian canons and the Jewish Tanakh. It is one of '<i>Trei Asar</i>' (The Twelve) prophets in the tanakh, and …

The 5 Authors I Always Buy In Hardcover And Their New Arrivals

If there is one thing I know, it is this: fantasy readers love to collect.<p>I am no different. I have been reading fantasy fiction since I was thirteen …

Books

Sphero’s awesome R2-D2 robot does the one thing no other’s done before

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …