Tag Archives: history

Of time and rivers flowing

This afternoon, I needed to get out and enjoy the early spring air and sunshine. I popped on some headphones and opened up my current favorite podcast, Backstory. Delighted, I discovered that the most recent episode focuses on America’s relationship … Continue reading

Categories: by Anne, geomorphology, outcrops, photos, society

To England: transit travails and a historical interlude

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Categories: by Anne, outcrops, photos

Portolan Maps: the medieval GPS?

With the right chart, all medieval navigators needed to get from port to port was a compass, and a bearing to follow… Continue reading

Categories: palaeomagic