What Happened To The Lighthouse Of Alexandria? Inside The Slow Demise Of The Ancient World’s Most Famous Lighthouse

One of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Lighthouse of Alexandria towered over the port of Alexandria, Egypt for centuries — but it’s sadly in ruins today. The post What Happened To The Lighthouse Of Alexandria? Inside The Slow Demise Of The Ancient World’s Most Famous Lighthouse appeared first on All That’s Interesting.

Mystery Beasts of Japan: Murderous Monsters Edition

Japan is an exotic land of beauty, mystery, and beautiful mysteries. Steeped in myths and legend, there are among the tales cases of strange beasts and entities. Some of these are enchanting, others enigmatic, and still others just plain bizarre. Yet lurking in the dark shadows of these stories are cases that involve various malevolent … Read more

This Week In History News, Feb. 11 – 17

Intact Roman chicken egg found in England, 3,600-year-old lipstick unearthed in Iran, millennia-old hallucinogens discovered in the Netherlands. The post This Week In History News, Feb. 11 – 17 appeared first on All That’s Interesting.

New Study Claims To Identify The Tombs Of Alexander The Great’s Father, Half-Brother, And Son

Researchers have long believed that Alexander the Great’s relatives were buried at the “Great Tumulus” in modern-day Greece, but the new study suggests that they got the orders of the tombs slightly mixed up. The post New Study Claims To Identify The Tombs Of Alexander The Great’s Father, Half-Brother, And Son appeared first on All … Read more

31.06 – MU Podcast – Nakshatra Brothers

They say fate is written in the stars, but could your attraction to others and appearance be influenced by them as well? We discuss the controversial and intriguing concept of astrophysiognomy, and consider whether your “nakshatras” truly influence your physical characteristics. We delve into far-out concepts such as cosmic DNA and astrological influence, following an … Read more