The Battle of Maldon 991 AD

It is a gusty summer morning somewhere on the Essex coast. Answering the call of Byrhtnoth, local ealdorman, many simple farmers and peasants gathered to defend their shire against the Norse invaders, reported to be plundering the coast some miles to the south. Byrhtnoth, already in his sixties, but still of imposing physical presence, standing […]

10 OLDEST Technologies That Scientists Can’t Explain

number ten Greek fire ancient scientists have given countless inventions to humanity some inventions from ancient times still remain a mystery though the Greek fire used by the Byzantine Empire in the seventh century is one of the biggest secrets in science this was a liquid substance thrown from ships it was impossible to extinguish […]