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  1. Medieval Science Fiction Existed – Here’s What it Looked Like

    Science fiction may seem resolutely modern, but the genre could actually be considered ... fiction. But, as we have found , peering into the complex history of the genre, while also examining the scientific achievements of the ...

    ancient-origins - 14/09/2018 - 00:31

  2. Satire or the First Science Fiction? Lucian of Samosata’s A True History

    A True History (known in its original Greek as Alēthē diēgēmata, or in Latin ... this piece of writing may be interpreted as a work of science fiction, and has sometimes been regarded to be the earliest known example of a ...

    dhwty - 06/02/2018 - 14:00

  3. Teleportation: Will Quantum Physics Make Star Trek Tech a Success?

    Most of us have seen the science fiction series Star Trek and are familiar with their concept of teleportation, ... are dismissed as little more than myth and legend, but history has provided us with many examples of myths that were later proven to ...

    Nathan Falde - 15/06/2019 - 11:29

  4. 'Cthulhu' Fossil Reconstruction Reveals Monstrous Relative of Modern Sea Cucumbers

    ... which allowed them to identify it as a species new to science . They named the animal  Sollasina cthulhu  due to its resemblance ... Imran Rahman , Oxford University Museum of Natural History) Lead author, Dr. Imran Rahman, Deputy Head of Research at Oxford ...

    ancient-origins - 10/04/2019 - 18:59

  5. Moses: Myth, Fiction or History?

    ... archaeology there was a lot of optimism that the new science could verify the existence of Moses by proving that there was indeed a ... no one knows where one of the most significant figures in history is buried. These troubling mysteries led some scholars to doubt his ...

    rand - 23/10/2014 - 14:09

  6. Charles Christian

    ... 20 best seller since publication in early 2014.  His science fiction and fantasy books are The Hot Chick & Other Weird Tales which ... of Arabia in there and, for enthusiasts of American naval history, Captain John Paul Jones. And for sci-fi & fantasy fans, you'll also ...

    ancient-origins - 16/02/2013 - 05:53

  7. Library in Stone: The Ica Stones of Professor Cabrera – Part II

    ... to the realization that the dismissive attitude of orthodox science annoyed and aggrieved Professor Cabrera. He frequently voiced his ... they are genuine—would necessitate the re-writing of the history of humanity. Those who travel to research the secrets of our planet ...

    WalterJoergLangbein - 12/09/2016 - 21:50

  8. Giddyap! How the Stirrup Revolutionized Horseback Riding and Helped Build Empires

    ... significant - the stirrup is an invention that changed the history of the world. The emergence of the stirrup revolutionized the way ... [Online] Available at: Inglis-Arkell, E., ...

    dhwty - 23/09/2017 - 13:59

  9. Thanatographia Imago Mortis: The History of Futuristic Forensics

    Science fiction and laymen’s superstitions abound with the concept that the image of ... Dr Roberto Volterri Thanatographia Imago Mortis: The History of Futuristic Forensics ...

    Roberto Volterri - 24/06/2019 - 15:07

  10. Niall of the Nine Hostages, One of the Most Fruitful Kings in History

    ... [Online] Available at: New ... [Online] Available at: Niall of the Nine Hostages, ...

    dhwty - 30/01/2019 - 18:57

  11. Marie D. Jones and Larry Flaxman

    ... Legend, Art and Architecture,” and “Mind Wars: The History of Mind Control, Surveillance and Social Engineering.”   Marie ... UFO/abduction consultant for the 2009 Universal Pictures science fiction movie, “The Fourth Kind.” Larry has been featured on the ...

    ancient-origins - 02/01/2013 - 08:14

  12. Is St Catherine of Alexandria a Fictional Person Based on Hypatia of Alexandria?

    ... who had a willingness to listen to enter her school. History doesn't say anything about her love life, and it seems that she decided ... Theon, who made such attainments in literature and science, as to far surpass all the philosophers of her own time. Having ...

    Natalia Klimczak - 29/02/2016 - 00:54

  13. Colony Earth: Science in The Vedas - Part 2

    The incompleteness of modern science as noted by Roger Penrose is quoted in the foreword to K.D. Verma’s ... somehow mysteriously forgot — or the Mahabharata is the history of and evidence for an off-world civilization that did colonize this ...

    susan - 21/06/2013 - 11:47

  14. Time travel from ancient mythology to modern science

    ... Time travelling and time machines have been a topic of science fiction and countless movies for many decades. In fact, it appears that ... has the power to move through time, has the power to modify history. While this may sound attractive, it would be impossible to know the ...

    johnblack - 20/01/2014 - 04:28

  15. Rama's Bridge: Where Modern Science And Ancient Myths Collide

    ... myths were done and they were both supported by modern science, could it change the face of history, a history we held so dearly? This just might be what has happened ...

    rita - 12/04/2013 - 16:41

  16. 11 of the Most Ancient and Continually Occupied Cities in the World

    ... out there, many modern physicists claim that outside of science fiction, time travel is impossible.  Time travel is one ... vivid, successful, and most visited ancient cities, with a history that exceeds seven thousand years of civilization. A center for the ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 31/01/2018 - 14:02

  17. Ron Miller

    ... of books specializing in astronomical, astronautical and science fiction subjects. His special interest is in exciting young people ... Science et Vie, Air & Space, Sky & Telescope, Natural History, Discover, Geo, etc. Miller's books include the Hugo-nominated The ...

    ancient-origins - 02/01/2013 - 08:03

  18. Icelander Sagas May Have More Truth to Them than You Think

    ... not factual, as the concept of truth was picked apart by science and philosophy. The Viking Discovery of Iceland The ... Theory: Experts Challenge Establishment Dogma to Reveal History of Ivory Vikings Lessons from the Hidden World: Icelanders ...

    aprilholloway - 14/10/2017 - 02:00

  19. The Underground City of Naours: A Subterranean Settlement Complete with Bakeries and Chapels

    ... governed by hidden magical forces or are located in exotic science fiction settings. There are, however, real underground cities too. And ... hide from marauding bands of soldiers. Later History of the Underground Site The city was eventually abandoned as Europe ...

    Caleb Strom - 08/07/2018 - 22:51

  20. Legends of Mount Shasta: “The Abode of the Devil” Part 3 – Prehistoric Traditions of Giants and Mysterious Beings, Part One

    ... suggesting a radically different chronology and ancient history than what is generally known today. Lucy Thompson wrote about ... contamination and Native American appropriation of modern science-fiction motifs and Biblical stories, as a consequence of centuries of ...

    D.W. Naef - 26/10/2016 - 03:44