History & Archaeology

Join leading international experts to explore the powerful link between mental wellbeing and historic buildings

Join leading international experts to explore the powerful link between mental wellbeing and historic buildings

The Health and Heritage conference will take place from 22nd – 24th March 2017.  It will bring together experts and leading professionals from the heritage, museums and mental health sectors from across Europe and beyond to explore the powerful interplay between the historic built environment and positive mental health.   Health & Heritage aims to inspire and […]

By February 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Secrets of the Sea: A Tang Shipwreck and Early Trade in Asia

Secrets of the Sea: A Tang Shipwreck and Early Trade in Asia

Asia Society Museum in New York will present a selection of 76 artifacts from the wreck of an Arab merchant ship discovered in Southeast Asian waters. On view for the first time in the United States, the artifacts and exhibition explore the robust exchange of goods, ideas, and culture among ancient China, Southeast Asia, and […]

By February 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
The Human History teaches us to travel

The Human History teaches us to travel

The other day, Dan Nguyen, a big fan of our magazine, wrote us an email telling us that considering our interests, we may like to watch this video. He was right, so we have decided to share it with you all. The speaker’s name is Eske Willerslev, director at the Centre of Excellence in GeoGenetics […]

Chester is the ‘original city of love’ and it has the romantic relics and legacy to prove it, declare historians

Chester is the ‘original city of love’ and it has the romantic relics and legacy to prove it, declare historians

Historians have revealed that Chester – not Paris or Venice – is the original city of love, and a new campaign has been launched to reclaim the city’s crown.  So Historians are championing Chester as the ‘original city of love’ and will unveil a stunning new collection of romantic artefacts, previously buried inside the vaults of […]

By February 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Invitation to preview ‘The Lost Library of John Dee’ at the Royal College of Physicians from 11 January 2016

Invitation to preview ‘The Lost Library of John Dee’ at the Royal College of Physicians from 11 January 2016

Mathematician, magician, astronomer, astrologer, explorer, occultist, imperialist, alchemist and spy, John Dee continues to fascinate centuries after he first set foot in the court of Elizabeth I. Now, one of the most intriguing and mysterious figures of Tudor England, an inspiration for artists from Shakespeare and Ben Johnson to Derek Jarman and Damon Albarn, is […]

By January 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
The mystery of Henry VIII’s will: public lecture

The mystery of Henry VIII’s will: public lecture

PUBLIC LECTURE TUESDAY 22 FEBRUARY 2016 6PM – 8PM Free entry. Open to all. Book Book here On 28 January 1547, the sickly and obese King Henry VIII died at Whitehall. Just hours before his passing,his last will and testament had been read, stamped and sealed. The will confirmed the line of succession as Edward, Mary […]

By December 30, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
When World Collides: The untold story of the Americas after Columbus

When World Collides: The untold story of the Americas after Columbus

The untold story of the Americas after Columbus. This series, originally airing on National PBS television, explores the changes to both Europe and the Americas after 1492. The program was filmed on location in Spain, The Netherlands, Mexico, Peru and Bolivia. Hosted by Ruben Martinez. When Worlds Collide from Mitch Wilson on Vimeo.

By September 14, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Belintash – Bright Star Over Rhodope

Belintash – Bright Star Over Rhodope

Belintash is a Thracian sanctuary, located 30 km from Asenovgrad in the Rhodope Mountain,Bulgaria. Belintash is a word meaning white or good stone. It might also have a Turkish origin meaning rock of knowledge. In recent years Belintash became an attractive center for many followers of esoteric trends; ufologists, psychics and others. The surface of […]

Rape is Crime Against Humanity. Prosecute Vatican, Now

Rape is Crime Against Humanity. Prosecute Vatican, Now

What would you think of a state that consciously allowed abusive actions to occur? A state that has no interest that such actions are a violation of basic human rights as well as a number of international treaties? A state where any attempts of accountability made by international bodies have led to shameful cover-ups? This […]