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Oldest human fossil outside of Africa found in Greece

Oldest human fossil outside of Africa found in Greece

In 1978, scientists from the Museum of Anthropology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens began investigations in the Apidima cave, in southern Greece. During these excavations, the fragmented remains of two fossilized skulls were found, called Apidima 1 and Apidima 2. However, at that time, the fossils could neither be analyzed nor accurately dated due to the absence of an associated archaeological context.

HMS Cardiff from above

HMS Cardiff from above

HMS Cardiff from above Here we see the Ceres class cruiser HMS Cardiff from above, giving a clear view of her layout in January 1943.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (20 April 2019), HMS Cardiff from above , http://www.

Why was Reagan sworn in twice for his second term?

Why was Reagan sworn in twice for his second term?

I was looking at Wikipedia's article on Justice Potter Stewart and was surprised to read: On January 20 and 21, 1985, Stewart administered the oath of office for Vice President George H. W. Bush. …

Has an individual ever purchased an entire country?

Has an individual ever purchased an entire country?

At any point in history, has an individual ever purchased an entire country - using their private wealth? Specifically, I'm looking for any examples of somebody who has purchased an entire already-

Alexander H. Stephens

Alexander H. Stephens

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) served as vice president of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War (1861-65). A career politician, he served in both houses of the Georgia legislature before winning a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in 1843. At the outset of the Civil War Stephens was elected to the Confederate Congress and chosen as the vice president of the Confederate States of America.

Moctezuma: Aztec Ruler, an exhibition at the British Museum

Moctezuma: Aztec Ruler, an exhibition at the British Museum

An introduction to the last Aztec ruler, Moctezuma II. Promoting a exhibition at the British Museum, exploring Aztec (Mexica) civilisation through the divine...