Arnold Schwarzenegger, Cigar Aficionado

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Arnold Schwarzenegger was born in a small village in Austria. As a child, his father wanted him to grow up to become a soccer player. Thus, he enrolled in his school’s youth soccer team. Destiny, however, had other things in store for Arnold. His training camp was located next to>>>

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The Magic Medieval Symbols Used to Ward Off Demons

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In the church of St. Mary’s in the small English village of Troston, a group of medieval markings known as ‘witch marks’ adorn the wall. Their purpose was to ward off evil – especially the demonic kind. From the Series: Mystic Britain: Witches and Demons http://bit.ly/2LUbNAf Original Author: Produced by Smithsonian>>>

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Carbon Dating May Solve This Medieval Murder Mystery

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Figuring out the age of the mutilated remains found in the village of Wharram Percy would be stage one in solving the mystery. And archaeologists have a tool that can help them do just that: carbon dating. From the Series: Mystic Britain: Revenants http://bit.ly/2N58h5N Original Author: Produced by Smithsonian Channel and>>>

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These Mesmerizing Carvings Tell a Mysterious Tribe’s Story

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Clues into the disappearance of the ancient Picts lie in the tiny Scottish village of Aberlemno: 1,700-year-old Pictish stones, marked with some very unusual carvings. From the Series: Mystic Britain: Lost Tribe of Scotland https://bit.ly/2ZzTO87 Original Author: Produced by Smithsonian Channel and published on 24/07/2020

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RAF Spitfires salute forces’ sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn

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Two RAF Spitfire aircraft have flown over Dame Vera Lynn’s village of Ditchling at midday ahead of a family funeral for forces’ sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn. Author Clare Mulley paid tribute to a ‘resilient servicewoman’ in Dame Vera, commenting on her travel from gig to gig to boost morale among>>>

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Top 10 Things We Know About Resident Evil 8

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Resident Evil Village could deviate from conventional zombies, much like Resident Evil 4 did. For this list, we’ll be looking at the most exciting information that has been revealed about Capcom’s upcoming “Resident Evil” sequel. Our list includes "PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, & PC," "Ethan Winters Is A Playable>>>

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How COVID-19 is hitting a small French village

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Sky’s Adam Parsons looks at how the coronavirus is affecting the French village of Cornimont. Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles en español aquí https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzG5BnqHO8oNlrPDW9CYJog Original Author: Produced by Sky News and published on 08/04/2020

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Biddenden is Kent’s most stunning village – and it’s also a celebrity magnet

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It may be tucked away in the heart of the Kent countryside – but it’s a village that boasts quite the clientele. Set in the picturesque Ashford countryside, Biddenden might be your typical English Village on the face of it. But some of its inhabitants are anything but ordinary. For>>>

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Life Explained…by an MBA Graduate

Mexico, Celestun - March 20th, 2014: Fishermans in Celestun

Life Explained…by an MBA Graduate A boat docked in a tiny Mexican fishing village. A tourist complimented the local fishermen on the quality of their fish and asked how long it took him to catch them.   “Not very long.” they answered in unison. “Why didn’t you stay out longer>>>

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