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Sacred stone steps associated with Jesus Christ’s crucifixion uncovered for first time in 300 years

The Holy Stair (Scala Santa) at San Giovanni in Laterano Dome in Rome CREDIT: REX  Nick Squires, Rome Telegraph 11 APRIL 2019 • 8:46PM Follow  Asacred staircase which Christ is said to … Continue reading

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Flanders stream so polluted ‘water could be used as pesticide’

Scientists say stream dubbed ‘most polluted in Europe’ is reminder of effects of intensive farming Daniel Boffey in Brussels Guardian, Fri 12 Apr 2019   The stream in west Flanders named as … Continue reading

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Lost river returns to Somerset 70 years after it dried up

Restoration of unnamed tributary of River Chew offers new habitat for rare wildlife Alex Morss Guardian, Fri 12 Apr 2019   The tributary was severed by a dam in 1956, when … Continue reading

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Scene from „The Serpents egg (Das Schlangenei) (3)

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Thawing Siberian permafrost soil risks rise of anthrax and prehistoric diseases

 Alec Luhn, yakutsk Telegraph 14 APRIL 2019  When authorities in Yakutsk invited participants in a youth government initiative to brainstorm ideas for an empty lot in the centre last year, it … Continue reading

April 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Was Hans Christian Andersen really as pure as biographers make out?

Was Hans Christian Andersen really as pure – and boring – as biographers make out? Director Robert Lepage thought so, until he discovered the fairytale writer’s diary entries, and his … Continue reading

April 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fasching  Festival observed in parts of Germany When is Fasching?  How long until Fasching? This holiday next takes place in 356 Days.  Dates of Fasching Year Weekday Date 2020 Monday February 24th … Continue reading

March 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Chilling discovery: ice house found under London street

Cavernous 18th-century store reveals link to lost trade in ice blocks from Norwegian lakes Esther Addley Guardian, Fri 28 Dec 2018  The inside of a rediscovered ice house near Regent’s … Continue reading

January 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Brussels author is working on a chronicle of porn cinema ABC

FILMBRUSSELS 01/1/2019JC© BRUZZ The Brussels specialist in cult and trash Jimmy Pantera, is working on a book about the history of the famous ABC sex cinema on the Adolphe Maxlaan. By … Continue reading

January 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Journals Volume 1 (1996-2001) — a review by Jad Adams

  Journals Volume 1 (1996-2001): A Soho Golden Age by Ernst Graf Reviewed by Jad Adams NB: Mr Adams submitted this review to Amazon and Amazon perfectly understandably removed it … Continue reading

November 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Austria takes issue with UN migration pact

AFP @thelocalaustria 10 October 2018 Heinz-Christian Strache (left), picture here with Italy’s deputy PM Matteo Salvini, said parts of the UN pact were “diametrically opposed” to Austria’s policy’s. Photo: … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

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