Tag Archives: Italy

What the melting glacier teaches

Circumstances have brought us to an odd place, where we can simultaneously consider the horrors of an old war, one that’s a hundred years gone and that was supposed to end all wars, and also our grim present, in the … Continue reading

Posted in New Post | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Nice smile you got there, lady

Well this is somewhat horrifying. Researchers in Florence, Italy are all set to dig up the bones of Lisa Gherardini, died 1542,¬†with the goal of reconstructing her face to see if maybe, just maybe, she might have been Leonardo’s model … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments