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  • The Marriage of Figaro at the ENO

    Despite having been dragged up by massive opera buffs, I’d never actually managed to see an actual real life opera. UNTIL NOW. Read more

    1 hour, 3 minutes ago by   Mmeguillotine
    CULTURE, BOOKS
  • Relief Depicting Tuthmosis I

    This fragments comes from a wall relief in the mortuary temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari. A king is depicted wearing a splendid composite crown, which is... Read more

    9 hours, 24 minutes ago by   Egyking
    CULTURE
  • The Life of Belle Pauling – Linus Pauling’s Mother

    Belle Pauling with her infant son, Linus. 1901.(Part 1 of 2)We begin the story of Belle Pauling, Linus Pauling’s mother, with Linus Wilson Darling, Belle’s... Read more

    The 29 October 2014 by   Scarc
    SCIENCE
  • Depiction of a Statue of Seshem-nefer IV

    The relief represents an offering of incense and meat for the statue of Seshem-nefer. He is depicted as an elderly, plump man, and thus espicially dignified. Read more

    The 28 October 2014 by   Egyking
    CULTURE
  • Offering Table of Seshemu and Nofret

    The offering table is topped by a horizontal line of hieroglyphs in sunk relief which states the titles and names of the persons depicted. Read more

    The 27 October 2014 by   Egyking
    CULTURE
  • Berlin Part Three

    Although we’d heard that Sunday brunch is a traditional part of Berliner culture, we decided instead to head out to Friedrichshain for a much anticipated vegan... Read more

    The 26 October 2014 by   Mmeguillotine
    CULTURE, BOOKS
  • Shrouded History

    Did we really need another 8,400 words devoted to the Shroud of Turin? Those who wish to see in the shroud scientific evidence of “supernatural imprinting”... Read more

    The 26 October 2014 by   Cris
    PHILOSOPHY, DEBATE, SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION
  • Stanner on Aboriginal Religion

    Between 1959 and 1963, Australian anthropologist W.E.H. Stanner published a classic six-part series of articles on Aboriginal religion. Read more

    The 24 October 2014 by   Cris
    PHILOSOPHY, DEBATE, SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION
  • The Funeral Procession on Water

    This fragment shows two scenes of funerary boats travelling to the right towards a booth under which are jars and a conical loaf. Read more

    The 24 October 2014 by   Egyking
    CULTURE
  • 5 Movie Monsters

    Originally posted on Dave's Corner of the Universe: Recently I wrote a post about five modern monsters. Weather you believe they are real or from the realm of... Read more

    The 23 October 2014 by   Manofyesterday
    ENTERTAINMENT, MOVIES, CULTURE

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