Some 3,000 "hill forts" or "defended enclosures" are scattered across Britain. The elevated land provided a defensive advantage, with lines of fortifications—such as walls and ditches—erected around the hills' contours. Seen from the ground, they must have been imposing; seen from the sky, they're exquisite. Read more...
Iron Age combat sessions and an expert view on life in Leicestershire over 2000 years ago will be on offer at one of the county’s most striking historic features, Burrough Hill.
Isn’t it ironic? Don’t ya think? Via EOnline Oh, come on, Channing Tatum, it’s just the tip! To clarify, the 22 Jump Street star won a bet with Jonah Hill that requires the latter to kiss the tip of
In the hills of Portola Valley, California, is the headquarters for Meta, a company that's trying to change the future and also, perhaps, the world. They're hoping to accomplish this feat by creating a pair of augmented-reality glasses that bring to life technology that seems to be taken straight out of the "Iron Man" movies. Show More Summary
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — It’s relatively quiet in the thick-wooded Penokee hills these days. Not far from the little community of Mellen, in a four-mile stretch of Iron and Ashland counties, the loudest sounds seem to come from the buzzing of the monster mosquitoes, always in attack formation and as...
CHESTNUT HILL, PA – On Thursday, June 12, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., fans of funky Brettanomyces-laced beers are in for a treat at Iro… The post Iron Hill Brewery Golden Child Release June 12, 2014 appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Power-pop with a devilish attitude.
Dance through the datasphere on Antiheroskateboards.com. The latest brainscrambles include: Parasites of the New World, Grosso’s Shady Hills Skateboarding Recovery Center, Pfanner’s Savage Iron Pfists, Miorana’s new shovel, Grant Taylor’s God Hates Antihero and the newest in Gentrification & Eviction Technologies. It’s manic, man. [Link: Antihero]
Game Of Thrones and The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty won top honors for its location managers at this evening’s first Location Managers Guild of America Awards, which was held at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. The black-tie...Show More Summary
Huntington Park, which sets perched at the ton of Nob Hill between Grace Cathedral and the Pacific Union Club, may soon be surrounded by a wrought iron fence more than six feet tall. A set of 12 to 15 foot...
Australia's Roy Hill project will add to the iron ore supply glut and push down prices even more.
Microsoft still not to build a data cluster in India. Strauss-Kahn intends to start a hedge fund with a $2 billion portfolio. Asian stocks gained amid positive news from US markets. Roy Hill iron ore project has managed to arrange itself...Show More Summary
Hilary Duff sports an “Iron Maiden: Make My Day” shirt while grabbing an iced coffee at La Conversation Cafe on Monday (March 3) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Earlier in the day, the 26-year-old actress rocked a sleeveless shirt while stepping out of a gym after a workout. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Hilary [...]
LiDAR has revealed a possible Iron Age hill fort (circled in blue) on a promontory of Black Down A new form of airborne laser scanning used in an archaeological survey near Haslemere may have revealed an ancient hill fort and burial mound. Show More Summary
Cities popping up in the middle of nowhere. Blackened landscapes of industrial runoff, including lakes of liquid hydrocarbons, like something from the moons of Saturn. Vast transportation systems snaking over previously empty hills and ranches, pulling not human passengers but tankers. This is the new geography of fracking. Read more...
Last night's SNL was one of highs and low, and ironically, with the exception of the monologue and the always reliably porn stars sketch at the end of the show, the best sketches last night were the ones without Jonah...
Normally when we discuss the salaries of Hollywood stars, we're talking absurd amounts of money - like what Robert Downey Jr. is reportedly paid for playing Iron Man. So when it comes to Jonah Hill's payday for his Oscar-nominated role in "The Wolf of Wall Street," the number is so low it seems the 30-year-old […]
Archaeologists have identified examples of the earliest use of steel in the British Isles from a site in East Lothian. The site, an Iron Age hill fort known as Broxmouth, was excavated in the 1970s, however the discoveries are only now being published. Show More Summary
TODD BOLEN: Royal Water System Excavated in Judean Hills. This post sums up nicely the current status of that Iron Age II proto-Aeolic capital found in a tunnel between Bethlehem and Jerusalem, a discovery first noted by the media last year. Show More Summary
Commodity prices are close to the bottom of the cycle GROWTH has slowed in China, the destination of most of the world’s exports of iron ore, copper and other metals, as well as increasing quantities of oil and corn. Many analysts have declared that the China-driven commodities "supercycle" has run out of steam. Show More Summary