Sunday, December 26, 2010
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
One of the countless fairy tale lakes in Bavaria, just before a stroll over the ice with family. Having grown up in Munich, the Bavarian landscape will be forever ingrained in my visual memory, no matter where I have lived since. In fact, it would be much more appropriately described as a visceral memory, going well beyond mere seeing. On this subject, I highly recommend a book by Simon Schama: Landscape and Memory.
Monday, December 20, 2010
Sunday, December 19, 2010
Friday, December 17, 2010
Conservator Discovers Initials In His Own Eye That Might Unlock All Of The World's Mysteries.
Experts claim the initials could shed light on someone's identity, or possibly reveal ancient secrets, such as how the pyramids were built, or how the stars and planets were formed. The initials were found to be written in Palatino script which provided further clues.