Monthly Archives: December 2012

Spinning Thread

You’ve heard the Carl Sagan quote: “In order to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.” Well. In the days before the Renaissance, say, 1400 A.D. and previous, in order to have a warm, soft … Continue reading

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Iron Age Helmet Found in Britain

Using a metal detector, someone turned up an Iron Age helmet on a farm in Canterbury, Kent, where the Cantiaci tribe once lived. The bronze helmet dates to around 55 BC, and experts speculate that it was made on the … Continue reading

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