Inside the tomb of the First Emperor
04/15/2024

Inside the tomb of the First Emperor

The tomb of the First Emperor, also known as the Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor, is the burial complex and mausoleum of Qin Shi Huang, the founder of the Qin Dynasty and the first emperor of a unified China.

M Mark Milligan
The rise and fall of King John
03/11/2024

The rise and fall of King John

John was born in 1166 at Beaumont Palace in Oxford, England, and was the youngest son of Henry II and the Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine.

M Mark Milligan
What happened to the Nazi gold train?
02/16/2024

What happened to the Nazi gold train?

In 2015, the global media was abuzz with the reports of a purported discovery of a Nazi gold train believed to be buried in Poland.

M Mark Milligan
Black Caesar the Pirate
01/08/2024

Black Caesar the Pirate

Black Caesar gained infamy as a pirate and served on the Queen Anne’s Revenge, the flagship commanded by Edward Teach, more commonly known as Blackbeard.

M Mark Milligan
Origins of English Christmas traditions
12/04/2023

Origins of English Christmas traditions

Christmas embodies a tapestry of ritual traditions and customs shared by many countries and cultures. Some hearken back to ancient times, while others represent more recent innovations.

M Mark Milligan
Should the Elgin Marbles be returned?
11/29/2023

Should the Elgin Marbles be returned?

The Elgin marbles are a collection of decorative marble sculptures taken from the temple of Athena (the Parthenon) on the Acropolis in Athens.

M Mark Milligan
REVIEW: THE HORIZON OF KHUFU
11/06/2023

REVIEW: THE HORIZON OF KHUFU

"The Horizon of Khufu" is an immersive virtual reality experience recently launched in Stratford, London. Spanning a vast area of 1,000 square metres, it transports you back 4,500 years to ancient Egypt and the awe-inspiring Great Pyramid of Giza, which served as the tomb of Pharaoh Khufu.

M Mark Milligan
VESZPRÉM – BRIDGING ARCHAEOLOGY AND FAITH
10/06/2023

VESZPRÉM – BRIDGING ARCHAEOLOGY AND FAITH

Veszprém, a current European Capital of Culture has become one of the largest restoration projects in Europe, a collaboration bridging archaeology and faith during an investigatory journey to restore the historic Castle District.

M Mark Milligan
EXECUTION DOCK – THE PIRATE SCAFFOLD
09/24/2023

EXECUTION DOCK – THE PIRATE SCAFFOLD

Execution Dock was a scaffold in London on the River Thames for hanging pirates, smugglers, and mutineers under sentence of death by the Admiralty courts for crimes committed at sea.

M Mark Milligan
FORT DRUM – THE CONCRETE BATTLESHIP
08/18/2023

FORT DRUM – THE CONCRETE BATTLESHIP

Fort Drum, nicknamed the "Concrete Battleship", is a fortified island situated at the mouth of Manila Bay in the Philippines.

M Mark Milligan
THE MA’NENE CEREMONY
08/14/2023

THE MA’NENE CEREMONY

In the Tana Torajan Tribal culture on the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia, death is not the end for some, but part of a journey that is shared with direct family members.

M Mark Milligan
THE REAL POLDARK
07/23/2023

THE REAL POLDARK

Ross Poldark is the main Protagonist in a series of novels set during the late 18th century by author, Winston Graham.

M Mark Milligan