Heaven’s Vault – Story Trailer | PS4

History is a science. It’s the reconstruction of the past. I’m an archaeologist. I dig stuff up. Every ancient inscription I decipher is a piece of the puzzle. Every moon I sail to… …reveals a new path to explore. And every new discovery… …can change the story entirely. History belongs to everyone. It’s how we…

Saint Sebastian Festival in Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Saint Sebastian is the patron saint of archers, pin-makers, athletes and of a holy death and also a patron saint in Palma de Mallorca, Spain and among other countries The feast of Saint Sebastian is one of the biggest festivals in Mallorca it takes place every January to celebrate the patron saint The big night…

The History of the Church in 5 Moments | Catholic Central

– How old are you here? – Uh, like three I guess. – You haven’t changed a bit. – What? But I’m so much taller! And I’ve got this deep voice. And I don’t play with toys anymore. – Well, you can change and still stay the same, you know, you’re like a tadpole, or…

Ancient Aliens: Robot Gods of Ancient Egypt (Season 10) | History

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Abydos, Egypt– seven miles west of the Nile. Within this expansive archaeological site lies the ruins of the Osiris Hall where thousands would gather to worship the god of the underworld. GIORGIO A. TSOUKALOS: In comparison to many of the gods, Osiris was actually thought to have lived physically on earth as…

“Bloody Mary” Mary I of England

When we think of a Bloody Mary, some of us may picture the spicy cocktail, the one containing vodka and tomato juice. Others may best know “Bloody Mary” from the ghostly folklore. You know the one: step in front of a mirror and chant her name repeatedly. Upon uttering her name three times – or…

Understanding Pop Art | ARTiculations

In the last episode we took a look at colour field painting which many people find frustrating because they’re seemingly lacking in contextless and narrative. So what about something that is on the completely opposite side of the spectrum? Something that is full of cultural reference, explicit ideas and popular imagery? Well apparently on this…

A Reversed Retrogress: Mary Sibande

I’m looking at history and I want to distort it I want to turn it upside down I want to question it I want to punch it I want to, you know, love it. My name is Mary Sibande. I’m a visual artist from Johannesburg, South Africa. This work is titled ‘A Reversed Retrogress’. So…

Identifying the Twelve Disciples

The Art and Iconography of Twelve Disciples in five minutes or less! GO! 1. Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter. He was a fisherman, and a fisher OF man, so he is shown with his net and fish. Sometimes he is wearing an X, either symbolizing the style of cross he was martyred on, or…