The Gate of Imperial Tomb of Emperor Tu Duc in Hue, Vietnam.
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 01:51

Vietnam was ruled by many emperors during its long and turbulent history. Emperor Tu Duc, one of the longest-reigning monarchs in the nation’s history, constructed a tomb complex which is truly remarkable, and he has left us with a great mystery.

The Age of Discovery was a time when European explorers journeyed across the world. Source: oleskalashnik/Adobe Stock
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 23:02

The Age of Discovery (also known as the Age of Exploration) refers to an exciting era in European history when a number of extensive overseas voyages took place. 

Main: The Church of St Botolph (‘the demon church’), Skidbrooke.       Source: Dave Hitchborne / CC BY-SA 2.0. Inset: Burning flames on a pentagram/satanic symbol. Source: Sunshine Seeds / Adobe stock
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 18:58

A 13th century English church, notoriously ‘the demon church’, is being defended by the Church of England who assure historic prayers will stop black magic rituals being performed inside.

Main: Amazon jungle in Peru. Source: Christian / Adobe Stock. Inset: A close-up of one of the engravings on the Peruvian monolith. Source: Daniel Fernandez-Davila / Exact Metrology.
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 12:42

A 2000-year-old jungle monolith decorated with circles, spirals and feline fangs has been 3D scanned in its remote Peruvian location.

St Dunstan crowns King Edgar
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 22:38

King Edgar (the Peaceful) was the first king of ‘all England’ - including the kingdoms of Scotland, Mercia, and Wessex, and his coronation at an Anglo-Saxon abbey as a divine ruler recognized b

An example of a Sheela na gig, a carving of a naked woman with an exaggerated vulva.
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 18:12

In September 2019, a French ad for feminine hygiene products featuring taboo-breaking representations of vulvas and menstruation sparked controversy.