Petra’s Saudi Arabian Sister City, Hegra, Opens to the Public
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 13:59

The deserts of Saudi Arabia may look desolate, but they hold many important archaeological sites.

Vendel Helmets: Spectacular Scandinavian Relics from the Vendel Period
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 01:05

Vendel and Valsgärde are two archaeological sites located in Sweden. Both of these sites were once used as burial grounds, and it is from the former that a period in Swedish prehistory, the Vendel period, derived its name. 

Mayflower II, a replica of the famous Mayflower ship
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 21:02

One of the most famous voyages from England to Virginia was on the Mayflower. This ship became the symbol of the search for a new life and pilgrimage to the New World in the 17th century. 2020 marks the 400 year anniversary of this historic vessel’s iconic voyage.

Magic Flowers of U.S. Dream Trippers Found at California’s Pinwheel Cave
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 19:00

When you think of psychedelics and the United States, famous psychonauts like Timothy Leary, Gerry Garcia and Jim Morrison come to mind. In the 1991 movie, The Doors, Jim Morrison got seriously stoned and wandered out into the New Mexico desert experiencing the full optical range of nature.

The Battle of Little Bighorn, from the Indian side by Charles Marion Russell (1903) (Public Domain)
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 18:50

Horses have lived on earth for more than 50 million years and they were first domesticated in Asia between 3000 and 4000 BC. According to the American Museum of Natural History at this time they were sought mostly for their rich milk and protein packed meat.

Mysterious Metal ‘Monolith’ Discovered In Utah Desert
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 17:48

A mysterious metal monolith has been found in a remote area of Utah, USA. State wildlife officials came across the enigmatic object in a desolate area that is little visited.