Mythical



It’s seems like in maps drawn between the eighth and sixteenth centuries the seas were a giant aquarium of magical, fantastical sea monsters. Chet Van Duzer makes the introductions to all these various leviathans, sirens, mermaids, and sea serpents, In his work – Covering differnt maps that drawn and published in several atlases […]

Mythical Creatures As Drawn On Medieval Maps



In Dublin, Ireland, stands an estate reminiscent of old folklore, complete with its own dragon! Of course, dragons are mythical creatures, so this home only has a dragon made of steel which acts as its gatekeeper. The property, known at Harlech House, was originally built in 1798 by a Welsh immigrant. […]

Mythical Dragon Gate Protects Home


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An oblong crystal found in the wreck of a 16th-century English warship is a sunstone, a near-mythical navigational aid said to have been used by Viking mariners, researchers said on Wednesday. The stone is made of Iceland spar, a transparent, naturally-occurring calcite crystal that polarizes light and can get a […]

Scientists Think They Have Found The Mythical ‘Sunstone’ Vikings Used ...