Faces of history

Death masks have always fascinated me. I am not a morbid person by any means; but death masks allow you to look at an individual, as they were hundreds of years ago. To me that is crazy; seeing what these people actually looked like and how different some of them are from their paintings. Below […]

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DNA may solve the Zodiac Killer case once and for all

The Zodiac killer has eluded detectives for more than 50 years. The Zodiac began his reign of terror in the 60’s and then abruptly stopped in the 70’s. Is he dead? Or is he alive? Who knows! But we may be one step closer to finding out, as DNA technology may help us. The Zodiac […]

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‘Oh what a Knight’

  William Marshal; not frequently spoke of when discussing medieval history. Most, I would bet, have never heard of him. However, he is regarded by some as the “greatest knight.” We know of King Edward 1, Richard 1, King John of England, Charlemagne, etc. etc., but not William Marshal. If you are unfamiliar, I implore […]

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