Category: History

  • 3D reconstruction of the man from the Mantle of Turin astonishes the Christian world

    3D reconstruction of the man from the Mantle of Turin astonishes the Christian world

    This statue is the three-dimensional representation of the Sindone Man’s natural grandeur, made on the millimeter measures taken from the canvas on which the body of Christ was wrapped during the crucifixion “, explains Giulio Fanti, Professor of Mechanical and Thermal Measurements at the Università di Padova and expert of the relic. The teacher, based on […]

  • The Mysterious Lives Of 18th Century Garden Hermits

    Two trends in Georgian England created a moment in history for the phenomenon of ornamental hermitage: solitude and overt displays of material wealth. Wealthy landowners desired expansive and often ornate gardens on their property, and would use these expanses to reflect not just financial riches, but existing social mores such as melancholy. Elite circles viewed this […]

  • Listen to the Only Known Recording of Hitler’s Normal Speaking Voice

    Adolf Hitler was a man filled with hate, paranoia, and ludicrous notions of what his country could achieve if it became an international power. But he was also sly and canny, a man who used his vocal gifts to hypnotize his fellow Germans. Not long after taking power, he convinced his countrymen to join him […]

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