Tags: Babylon, cities, history, Iraq, restoration
US to Restore Ancient Babylon: “The United States has pledged $700,000 to help preserve and restore ancient Babylon.”
I wonder if that’s in the economic stimulus bill?
Tags: archaeology, discoveries, history, navy, ships, treasure hunts
Explorers Claim Warship Find: “Deep-sea explorers say they have solved “one of the greatest mysteries in naval history” with the discovery of what was “the world’s mightiest and most technically advanced warship” when it sank in 1744.”
Tags: epidemic, flu, health, history, pandemic
Funny, I Was Just Researching the 1918 Flu Pandemic: “Researchers have found out what made the 1918 flu pandemic so deadly — a group of three genes that lets the virus invade the lungs and cause pneumonia. …”
Tags: history, hoaxes, Holocaust, Nazi Germany
Too Bad It Was a Hoax: I remember reading Herman Rosenblat’s story, and I thought it was wonderful.
“This is what the LORD Almighty says: “Do not listen to what the prophets are prophesying to you; they fill you with false hopes. They speak visions from their own minds, not from the mouth of the LORD.”
Jeremiah 23:16 (NIV)