Medieval Identity Theft
Two South Carolina Honors College Students attempt to solve a riddle from the Thirteenth Century.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
On Explosive Cats
The advent of gunpowder and explosives in Europe during the late Middle Ages was revolutionary, and armies experimented with various ways to make effective use of the new technology.
Sometimes these experiments were a little bizarre.
Check out his fascinating article on the many appearances of cat and bird "bombs" in antique manuscripts!
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