Unusual and mysterious places
The existence of this terrible valley became known in the late nineteenth century, when in the canyons of Canada rushed hundreds of miners. This valley has earned the fame of…

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Slightly Gothic in Bohemian country: bohemicus
Slightly Gothic in Bohemian country. I wonder, will the readers of any Association following image: People not specifically interested in the history of Prague architecture, is unlikely to recognize these…

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Gothic tales

Gothic tales

 

The tale of the girl-Gotha and the Fibonacci sequence

One little goth was a misalliance. She went on to marry a programmer fan of the DDT group. What can you do. Life is cruel, and love even angrier. Girl-goth she studied fashion and dreamed that all the Goths of the world will walk in her outfits. Girl-goth often went to the Internet, kept a diary on websitee darkdiary, where to place their doom in verse, was chatting animatedly with a friend from Vladivostok on the vanity of all things on ICQ, ie was in modern socio-cultural context. And after watching Western Gothicwebsites, girl-goth decided that her path to fame is through the home page on the Internet. “In vain I, whether that, went to a mesalliance for the sake of love. He let me website will do, once he had managed not to become a poet or at least a pathologist and a programmer, but still a lover of the DDT group.”

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Stonehenge: the mysterious legacy of the ancients

Stonehenge: the mysterious legacy of the ancients

Among unsolved mysteries of history, exciting scientists, archaeologists and writers majestically megalithic stone structure called Stonehenge. The most famous is Stonehenge in great Britain, in the County of Wiltshire, close to Salisbury, a distance of 130 km from London to South-West direction.

Shrouded in legends and mysteries, this place attracts a lot of tourists, eager to see a true Testament to the greatness of ancestors who lived thousands of years ago. Looking at multi-ton blocks of stone, and would like to ask: was it possible with the help of those primitive technologies, told us about the teachers at the school, to bring them for tens and even hundreds of miles away and set in the right geometric pattern, saved until now? Why were exerted such tremendous effort, and what is the purpose of this structure? Scientists have put forward many interesting theories about this. Each one has a right to be. But before you dive into the world of conjecture, consider, what is the Stonehenge.

Let’s start with the title. “Stonehenge” is very ancient art, its origin arguing as the structure to which it is named. Continue reading

What can mounds

What can mounds

The famous pyramids of the ancient Egyptians or, say, the Mayans and the Aztecs. But to see mysterious structures from thousands of years ago, not necessarily to go to distant lands. Archaeological monuments of pyramidal shape are there near in our area.

The oldest of embankments has been three thousand years

The famous pyramids of the ancient Egyptians or, say, the Mayans and the Aztecs. But to see mysterious structures from thousands of years ago, not necessarily to go to distant lands. Archaeological monuments of pyramidal shape are there near in our area.

Epicheskaya old

The village of Episheva Roslavl district – godforsaken corner. Only two broken streets and dilapidated buildings dozens. Central road leads to an abandoned Church of the EIGHTEENTH century.

Discover the pyramids of ancient tribes who once inhabited this place, no big deal. “There they are, the hills, on the edge, waved a hospitable grandmother. – These mounds here for a long time. They say that one of them is an underground passage from the Church.”

To our surprise there was no limit. Bare field, covered with mounds and hills stretched to the horizon. In the valley flows a small river Black Peta (people Pet). Left and right side on its banks Continue reading

Ancient structures
About five thousand years ago among the boundless Sands of the African deserts to the Egyptian IV dynasty Pharaoh khafra (the Greeks called him Chephren) built for himself the pyramid-tomb.…

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Ancient structures
About five thousand years ago among the boundless Sands of the African deserts to the Egyptian IV dynasty Pharaoh khafra (the Greeks called him Chephren) built for himself the pyramid-tomb.…

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