Historical Events

SOLAR ECLIPSE: PATAGONIA DECEMBER 14, 2020

SOLAR ECLIPSE: PATAGONIA DECEMBER 14, 2020

Based on astronomical mapping, the bottom fifth of Chile will be the best place to view the total eclipse of 2020 that will occur Dec. 14…

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IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF GANDHI

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF GANDHI

Pilgrimages come in all shapes and sizes. Some walk to restore the environment while others end up destroying it.

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JAH MON!

For three hours we were transported to Jamaica and Ethiopia on Bob Marley’s reggae riffs, exhorted by guys in dreadlocks to “stand up for your rights”. From what geyser did this cry for freedom spring?

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SIZE MATTERS

By on June 28, 2013 in Historical Events, History

Grappling with the discovery of impossibly large skeletons and vastly oversized tools, researchers find themselves debating if giants existed beyond the realm of mythology.

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STUNNING VICTORY

By on December 1, 2010 in Historical Events, Historical Figures

On March 1, 1896, Italian forces attempted to gain control of Ethiopia in the Battle of Adowa. The results from this conflict would mark the beginning of the end of European colonialism in Africa.

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