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Elephant Tomb Discovered in Spain May Have Been a Temple to the God Mithras

Elephant Tomb Discovered in Spain May Have Been a Temple to the God Mithras

The Elephant's Tomb in Seville, Spain, so named because of an elephant-shaped statue found inside, may have been used to worship the God Mithras, archaeologists say.The tomb is located in the Roman ne

Frederic Remington

Frederic Remington

Biography of Frederic Remington

Tonti AOG-76 - History

Tonti AOG-76 - History

Tonti(AOG-76: dp. 2,022 (It.); 1. 325& 39;; b. 48& 39;; dr. 19& 39;; s. 10k. (tl.); cpl. 38; cl. Tonti; T1-M-BT2)Tonti (AOG-76)—originally slated for use by the British under the terms of the Lend-Lease Program— was laid down under a Maritime Commission contract (MC hull 2648) as Tavern on 16 May 1945 at Houston, Tex.

Jerry Cooper | Everything You've Always Wanted to Know about Sex in Babylonia . . .

Jerry Cooper | Everything You've Always Wanted to Know about Sex in Babylonia . . .

Everything You've Always Wanted to Know about Sex in Babylonia . Lecture by Jerry Cooper, W. W. Spence Professor of Semitic Languages Emeritus, The Johns...

Crew of USS Craven (DD-382)

Crew of USS Craven (DD-382)

Crew of USS Craven (DD-382) Here we see the officers and crew of the Gridley class destroyer USS Craven (DD-382) seated in front of the bridge. Third from right in the front row is her XO, the future Admiral Arleigh Burke.

Nine Ancient Human Figurines Discovered On Orkney? Or Not?

Nine Ancient Human Figurines Discovered On Orkney? Or Not?

Archaeologists excavating a proposed electricity sub-station in Orkney have uncovered what they believe are unusual ancient stone carvings.