A vortex of news flying right at you…
- Massive 5000-year-old stone monument linked to moon god.
- Hanuman the monkey god has a biometric identity card.
- Deciphering hidden text on a 500-year-old map that guided Columbus.
- A beehive dating to 1446 found in Scotland’s Rosslyn Chapel.
- Andrew Gough explores bees & beehives, from prehistory to Freemasonry.
- The strange history of Turkey’s mad honey, hallucinogenic & deadly.
- Taking the Kraken: Colossal squid caught off Antarctica.
- The Japanese language has more than 50 nouns for rain.
- Believing in Fiction: the rise of hyper-real religions.
- I used to read a lot, until I took a Harry Potter to the eye.
- Ursula K. Le Guin talks science fiction, volcanos, gender, & Virgil’s Aeneid.
- A little cat dreams of a big cat in this medieval French manuscript.
- Onwards, my noble steed! Genets caught riding rhinoceros & buffalo.
- If mice build a supercomputer, it’s because of this.
Quote of the Day:
At the end of a day, life should ask us, ‘do you want to save the changes?’
~ Bill Murray