Part of the alleged SS officer’s diary (WhatsNews2Day) and representation of Nazi gold. (YouTube Screenshot)
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 22:44

A diary that was allegedly written by an SS officer in the dying days of WWII may lead to the discovery of a treasure of Nazi gold that is worth over one billion dollars. The document purports to show where the Nazis deposited tons of gold in Silesia in Poland as the Soviets advanced in 1945.

The total solar eclipse of May 28 585 caused a cease in fighting between the Medians and the Lydians.           Source: zef art / Adobe Stock
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 18:57

On this day, 28 May, in 585 BC, a fierce battle was underway in Asia Minor when the light vanished in the middle of the day causing the warring armies to lay down their arms and declare a truce.

Roman mosaic floor unearthed in Negrar di Valpolicella, Italy .           Source: Comune di Negrar di Valpolicella
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 13:57

In Italy, archaeologists, have unearthed a beautiful and perfectly preserved Roman mosaic floor. Experts found the decorated floor, under a vineyard. The pristine condition of the mosaic has amazed the archaeologists and they have hailed it as a major find. 

Rendering of bison in Niaux Cave      Source: Valette, C / CC BY ND 2.0
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 01:46

France is famous for its beautiful scenery, historic cities, and of course, wine. The country also has many spectacular cave systems such as the Bournillon Cave which has the highest cave opening in Europe at 1371 feet (418 m) high

Orpheus and the Bacchantes by Gregorio Lazzarini (1710) (Public Domain)
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 23:42

The Maenads are often written off simply as ‘mad women’ by historians. However, although the name Maenad literally translates as the ‘raving ones’, these women were much more than that. 

The Norse God Loki
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 21:33

The trickster god Loki is undoubtedly the most debated figure from Norse mythology to this day. Though he appears to be a scheming, mischievous deity who has no real loyalties, scholars still explore what his purpose might have been in the ancient stories.