Roman wall in Chester, England. Before: Peter / Adobe Stock. After: Chester Live
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 23:02

Private developers building luxury hotel apartments in England are being taken to task for their part in the collapse of an ancient Roman City wall in Chester, an iconic feature of the city.

Native Americans see the arrival of an explorer’s ship. Credit: ginettigino / Adobe Stock
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 18:57

The age of discovery is certainly one of the most dramatic periods of European history - a period of revolutionary voyages and contacts with the fascinating and mysterious New World.

Roman leader and his soldiers. Credit: vukkostic / Adobe Stock
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 14:01

Lucius Verus was a Roman emperor who lived during the 2nd century AD. Unfortunately for Lucius, he is often forgotten by history, as his reign is overshadowed by that of Marcus Aurelius, his co-emperor. 

Donggung Palace and Wolji Pond at sunset   Source: ARTIT/ Adobe Stock
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 02:01

One of the most beautiful among the many extraordinary sites in South Korea is the architectural remains of Donggung Palace and Wolji Pond, which consists of intricately decorated pagodas overlooking a serene artificial pond. 

God statue in traditional old oriental Chinese temple in Taiwan (Chinese Translation on lantern : name of the Chinese god of sea, Matsu) (voyata/Adobe Stock)
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 00:29

Thunderstorms were one of the most powerful and frightening natural phenomena encountered by the ancients. However, it paradoxically also brought life-giving rain. 

Holy Island is named for its many burials. This Late Roman cist cemetery was uncovered during the dig. Source: Gwynedd Archaeological Trust.
Friday, January 17, 2020 - 23:06

In the United Kingdom, finds from a remarkable archaeological project are being unveiled to the public for the first time. This treasure trove of artifacts provides an insight into the 6,000 year history of a Welsh island.