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Legendary Locations Mythology Season Two

The Enchanted Island of Hy-Brasil

Estimated read time 2 min read

The island of Hy-Brasil was often shown on maps as a very small island west of Ireland and originated from Celtic mythology. As early as the 12th century, the Irish believed in the existence of an enchanted island that could be viewed along the west coast of Ireland once every seven years.

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Historical Mysteries Season Two Unsolved Mysteries

The Marginalization of Radium (Ra): Part II

Estimated read time 4 min read

As we have seen, radium is a chemical element with symbol Ra, an atomic number 88 with an atomic mass of 226 u, and belongs to the family of alkaline […]

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Historical Mysteries Season Two Unsolved Mysteries

The Marginalization of Radium (Ra)

Estimated read time 5 min read

In 1898, Marie and Pierre Curie presented to the scientific world the discovery of two new chemical elements, polonium and radium. With their research, Pierre, in particular, found that radiation could kill diseased tissue cells. That is, he began the study of radiotherapy.

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Mythical Artifacts Mythology Season One

The Philosopher’s Stone

Estimated read time 1 min read

The Philosopher’s Stone, 16th century alchemy scroll. In the ancient science of Alchemy, it seems that Philosophers and Alchemy went hand in hand. Many Alchemists sought after the Philosopher’s Stone, […]

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Architectural Marvels Artifacts and Evidence Season One

Las Lajas Sanctuary – What You Don’t Know!

Estimated read time 17 min read

Introduction Photos of Santuario de Las Lajas or the Las Lajas Sanctuary make their way around social media routinely. We ourselves have run posts on the majestic and precariously perched […]