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The cathedral in Salamanca, Spain was constructed in 1102 and is therefore one of the oldest such constructions in the world. It features magnificent stone carvings on all its walls but one of them is a bit more special than the others. It bears the depiction of what appears to be a fully dressed astronaut in a space suit complete with details such as the sole of his shoes. Nobody knows how he got there or what a 20th century astronaut is doing on the walls of a 12th century religious…

Cathedral of Salamanca constructed in 1102 features magnificent stone carvings on all its walls, but one of them appears to be a fully dressed astronaut in a space suit. What a century astronaut is doing on the walls of a c.

Stele with Eight Great Events from the Life of the Buddha

Stele with Eight Great Events from the Life of the Buddha, century. India, Bihar, possibly from Nalanda. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Relief sculptures showing the great pilgrim sites take on increasing importance across nor

Meditation and health: Four-Arm Guanyin Bodhisattva Golden Thangka

Sadaksari-Lokeshvara Surrounded by Manifestations and Monks (Avalokiteshvara) Tibet. © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

September 18, 1929. "Lindbergh & wife." Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, four months after they married. WTF ?!?!!

TRAIN YOUR WIFE vintage poster. Learn to Train your wife in five easy lessons.Free booklet shows you how. She is also naked under her apron.

A Voluptuary Under the Horrors of Digestion  James Gillray  (British, Chelsea 1756–1815 London)  Publisher: Hannah Humphrey (London) Date: July 2, 1792 Medium: Hand-colored etching Dimensions: sheet: 14 3/8 x 11 9/16 in. (36.5 x 29.3 cm) Classification: Prints Credit Line: Gift of Adele S. Gollin, 1976 Accession Number: 1976.602.22

A Voluptuary Under the Horrors of Digestion James Gillray (British, Chelsea 1756–1815 London) Publisher: Hannah Humphrey (London) Date: July 2, 1792 Medium: Hand-colored etching Dimensions: sheet: 14 3/8 x 11 9/16 in. (36.5 x 29.3 cm) Classification: Prints Credit Line: Gift of Adele S. Gollin, 1976 Accession Number: 1976.602.22

The Melungeons (1600s- ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. There are about 50,000 of them. They look mainly white nowadays but in the 1690s French traders said they looked like Moors (the Berbers of north-west Africa). They looked neither white nor black nor American Indian.

The Melungeons ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. In the French traders said they looked like Moors.

"The Fragrance of Blooming Flowers is the Fruit of Hard  Work"  Li Mubai and Jin Xuechen, 1963.  Communist China propaganda art.

"The Fragrance of Blooming Flowers is the Fruit of Hard Work" Li Mubai and Jin Xuechen, Communist China propaganda art.

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