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Scientology

Scientology

While asserting that people mistakenly think they can solve their problems by thinking of their own personal interests, the Church of Scientology has been criticized for being the most successful monetary-extracting cult in America today. Many decades later, Scientology is mired in controversy over its financial methods, healing practices and religious status.

Panther I ausf A in Normandy

Panther I ausf A in Normandy

Panther I ausf A in Normandy Here we see Allied troups examining an knocked out Panther I ausf A during the fighting in Normandy. This is an early production ausf A and can be identified by the combination of the new commander& 39;s cupola on the turret and the lack of a ball mount for the hull machine gun.

They find the tracks of a prehistoric spider

They find the tracks of a prehistoric spider

The tracks of a tarantula from 260 million years ago were imprinted in the sand of Arizona. The humidity of the sand helped to keep the arachnid tracks, as the sand dried, the tracks solidified. Over thousands of years it hardened so that, in 1968, the rock and footprints were taken out of the Arizona desert and taken to the Museum of Paleontology.

Naxos Silver Tetradrachm

Naxos Silver Tetradrachm

Silver tetradrachm from Naxos, Sicily, c. 460 BCE. O: Head of Dionysos. R: Ithyphallic Silenos holding a cantharus.

What percentage of people in 14th century England owned any armour?

What percentage of people in 14th century England owned any armour?

Original: What percentage of England's 14th-15th century population actually owned or wore armour? Comments: I am particularly interested in 14th century England when asking this question. Was leat…

Millennial

Millennial "halls of death" found in the UK

Archaeologists from the University of Manchester and Herefordshire City Council uncover the remains of two large 6,000-year-old halls, each buried in a prehistoric mound. These finds from Dorstone Hill near Peterchurch in Herefordshire are estimated to have been built between 4.