Men could be held responsible for the failure to produce children as far back as medieval times, a new study of medical and religious texts has shown.
By: Dr. George James In medieval times, or in any episode of Game of Thrones, you’ll find that people literally live in a castle. It could be a King and his Queen, a Lord and Lady, or a Duke and Duchess. As such, the castle is uniquely built to keep noble men and women safe from invaders. Keep Reading ?
The young were being blamed for society's problems long before they dieted on avocados and lattes.
When Chicago software consultant Mac Dolan heard the screams of a friend being attacked, he knew he had to step in. So he grabbed his most fearsome weapon. A $US100 ($130) sword he'd bought from Medieval Times. More »
Winter is coming early to Harvard University. This fall, students at the Ivy League institution will be able to study how the fantasy world of Westeros relates to what life was really like in medieval times via a new “Game of Thrones”-themed class. They’ll learn how author George R. Show More Summary
What can doctors do to ease emotional pain? The physicians of ancient and medieval times found many plants and plant-derived substances (ie, drugs) that soothed mental as well as physical ills. Rarely did they draw a line between the psychological and physiological benefits of their remedies....
In which a giant robot battles a bunch of knights or some shit. Read more...
"We don’t know. Seriously. There are as many explanations as there are scholars."One answer is: "Since human knights are often seen trembling before—or, indeed, losing to—the harmless, slow-moving snails, it makes sense that the image is a way to emphasize cowardice."
In medieval times, nobles believed a crowned and invested king had "two bodies" - one that was material and earthly, and one that was heavenly and bestowed by god. But "the character Richard II — like Trump — shows us how this agreement to live by a fiction can go wildly wrong. Richard does not […]
Aubrey Plaza, Allison Brie and Kate Miccuci star as three unconventional nuns living in medieval times in the outrageous comedy The Little Hours.
A number of "true facts" web sites have stated that women in ancient and medieval times "sweetened" their chamber pots by drinking turpentine.
It has often been seen that a majority of foreign media’s reportage of India is still stuck in the medieval times and
WONDERCON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY! #21: WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Special Offers! Hey, WonderCon Anaheim 2017 attendees! We have a pair of special offers for you from our friends at Disneyland and Medieval Times! Read more
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Blondes have long since been used in storytelling as harbingers of death and destruction. The horrors they've brought have evolved from ancient Greece to medieval times; women with light hair were seen as seductresses thanks to the Greek goddess Aphrodite...
When the clock struck midnight on Jan. 1, 2000, our great age of disappointment began. First, the Y2K bug failed to send us all back to medieval times, then the Bush administration came along, and then to top it all off, the artistic renaissance we were waiting for never materialized. Show More Summary
Veteran comics writer Frank Tieri is teaming with artist Oleg Okunev for Pestilence at AfterShock Comics, an alternate history horror story set during the Black Death. Except in this world, the Black Death isn't the bubonic plague --- it's a zombie virus! Continue reading…
Even if you never dreamed of being a prince or princess as a kid, it's hard to deny that there's still something incredibly romantic about a castle -particularly those from medieval times. Whether you dream of visiting castles across...Show More Summary
Sitting in a valley surrounded by rugged hills, Graz is the second largest city in Austria and has historically been an important point of passage between Western and Eastern Europe. In medieval times, the hills around the city were fortified with watch towers and castles for defensive purposes. Show More Summary