Category Archives: Culture

5 Interesting Links for 11-06-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Worship (Archeology) Remnants found in a mithraeum from around 1600 years ago in Italy paint an interesting picture of the worship offered the god Mithras as well as others, likely … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No. 230: Music from Gambia

Sona Jobarteh, live on tour, sings a song named for her homeland of Gambia. The music is powerful and her instrument, the Kora, is new to me. Enjoy. If you want to learn more about Jobarteh, here is her website: … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 10-09-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Society (Architecture) Whether you’re a fan of open plan homes or prefer doors and walls, this article provides a fascinating exploration of the historical, class, and societal factors driving the … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 10-02-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Footprints (Archeology) Footprints on the surface of an ancient Nefud Desert lake provide evidence of an earlier transit across the Arabian Peninsula to Saudi Arabia than previously known. These footprints, … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-25-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Psychology (Cats) Here are some tips on helping cats who appear depressed. I hope a few of these prove useful. This is going to be more of an issue once … Continue reading

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