An illustration of a dragon, from Francisco Hernandez, "Nova plantarum, animalium et mineralium Mexicanorum historia", Rome, 1651. (All Photos: Courtesy the History of Science Collections, University of Oklahoma Libraries) In the era right after Columbus, most people who traveled from Europe to the Americas had very specific agendas. Show More Summary
Photo: Renata Romagnoli Emiliano Marsili 133.8 vs. Gamaliel Diaz 133.4 (Vacant WBC silver lightweight title) Matteo Modugno 261 vs. Hrvoje Kisicek 225 Orial Kolaj 176.3 vs. Slobodan Culum 173 Mirko Larghetti 194.6 vs. Marko Martinjak 194 Carel Sandon 136.25 vs. … Continue reading ? The post Weights from Rome appeared first on Boxing News.
“New money” has become one of the great fictions in the assessment of NFL contracts. But, you know, when in Rome. For Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, the headline is that he signed a four-year, $87.6 million extension, with a new-money average of $21.9 million. The truth is that the last year of his current contract,…
As the old saying goes, Rome wasn't built in a day, and in many ways nobody expected Thomas Tuchel 's first competitive game in charge of Borussia Dortmund to go too smoothly or offer a completely different brand of football from his...Show More Summary
Houston Texans defensive end/human Chip Hazard doll J.J. Watt is spending his Thursday afternoon visiting Minute Maid Park. MLB.com Astros reporter Chandler Rome posted video of Watt taking some pitches. He's not hitting the balls so much as sending them abroad to study other cultures and experience new things. Show More Summary
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ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The world's forests are taking longer than expected to recover from increasingly frequent droughts, meaning their ability to store climate-changing carbon dioxide is smaller than previously thought, Utah University researchers said on Thursday.
Each episode features a different priest who is in Rome right now. They discuss a variety of topics such as the importance of the body, prayer, how Christ makes us free, saints, and much more.No matter the topic the explanation is simple and understandable. Show More Summary
To celebrate the recent opening of the Valentino flagship in Piazza di Spagna in Rome, on July 7, Valentino has unveiled the all-black, Valentino Mirabilia Romae Capsule collection. Read the rest of the story at: Valentino Mirabilia Romae Capsule Collection
Mohamed Salah finally appears to be done as a Chelsea man, and the fans in Rome are quite excited about the prospect of him moving to Roma. The Egyptian star, who spent last season on loan at Fiorentina, will now seemingly wear the shirt...Show More Summary
Camera NIKON D300S ISO 1600 Focal Length 38mm Aperture f/4.2 Exposure Time 1/25 Rome is one of those places where you could spend an entire career photographing the city and never run out of subjects. I took this photo during my 2013 travel photography tour with G Adventures. As we were walking back to our […]
Flights from Fiumicino International Airport in Rome resumed Wednesday afternoon after a wildfire close to the Italian capital disrupted operations for hours, Italian airline Alitalia said.
All flights from Rome's Fiumicino airport have been suspended fie to a wildfire outside the city.
From the Philadelphia Orchestra arriving for its first tour of Britain to the inimitable Thomas Beecham introducing a concert to Maria Callas’s notorious walkout from the Rome Opera’s Norma. (video)
UPDATE with more details: Venice Film Festival chief Alberto Barbera was in Rome this morning to unveil the lineup for the 72nd running of the event (see full lists below) — and has come up with what looks like another tasty selection that has already been met with praise by watchers. Show More Summary
This week’s giveaway feels perfect for this part of the summer. I want to go to both of these places: We’re delighted to have two books to give away from Anita Hughes. What are they about, you ask? Let’s examine the book descriptions and answer that question: ROME IN LOVE, which comes out this upcoming Read More...
elpasha71: Franco Gentilini - Nudo Disteso 1929 Franco Gentilini (Faenza (Ravenna), 1909 – Rome, 1981) was an Italian painter. He worked as a ceramist in Faenza and collaborated with Giovanni Romagnoli and Giorgio Morandi in Bologna....Show More Summary
On Saturday night in Fiumicino (close to Rome), Italy, Salvatore Cherchi’s OPI 2000 will promote a major card in association with TM Promotion: in the main event former European lighweight champion Emiliano Marsili will fight former WBC world super featherweight … Continue reading ? The post Marsili-Diaz for WBC Silver title in Italy appeared first on Boxing News.
What and how did the ancient Romans use to eat? How did they use to carry hundreds of tons of supplies from the world?s most remote corners? How could they make them go back from the Tiber to the heart of the city? And how could they keep them during all the year? The answer is given by the exhibition ?Nutrire l?Impero. Show More Summary
PHOTO: Wojciech Szczesny arrives in Rome to complete move from Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has arrived in the Italian capital to put pen to paper to a one-year loan deal with AS Roma. The Pole was photographed at the airport holding the Roma scarf, as he get set to get … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News