Five most mysterious places of Russia
Five most mysterious places of Russia Since ancient times, people have attributed certain localities miraculous properties, granting them with an aura of sacredness or curse. In Russia, too, found a…

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Features of Gothic script
Features of Gothic script Gothic letter — collection letter Latin handwritings of the middle ages. Appeared in the XI century, replacing the Carolingian uncial letter. Since the beginning of the…

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St. Peter's Basilica
St. Peter's Cathedral the oldest building of the Vatican. Is this true? The oldest building in Vatican city is St. Peter's Basilica. It is considered, that it was erected in…

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The ancient history of Mexico and the Nazca lines

That hide the ancient history of Mexico and the Nazca lines

As each and every historical discovery, pseudo gem and the same statement is probably true only in case, if you follow all the basic principles of its establishment. Therefore Andrey Sklyarov movies and shoots directly at the places of military glory. And if not to go far and to look to his travels to Study the Nazca plateau with its mysterious figures and buildings of ancient Mexico, which, according to Sklyarov story . were erected not by man, but by extraterrestrial beings unknown to modern science instruments and technology. But a more careful study of these most divine of buildings and various “miraculous” products are some shakes in different directions judgment about their divinity, and in some cases (such as of dinosaurs Inca times) and generally shows continuous sell-towners by locals. And they do it to improve their miserable existence at their expense, fueling interest in unsuspecting citizens of various countries. In short, if you sum up our beginning, the reader or listener tends to believe that something in our history really isn’t. Yes and how does Sklyarov movies . very often one-sided, showing only one, right operator side with his personal the Aryans losing sight of the “insignificant” details, such as tourists in the background in “completely forbidden place”, figurines, Continue reading

Gothic architecture

 

Gothic architecture

Gothic (it. gotico – letters. Gothic, svyazannye with a Germanic tribe is ready) – an artistic style that emerged in the mid-twelfth century in France and spread in Western, Central and partly in Eastern Europe. Gothic completed the development of European medieval art and arose on the basis of the achievements of Roman culture. The term “Gothic” became established during the Renaissance to refer to all medieval art, which was considered “barbaric”. Gothic art was a cult on purpose and religious topics. It appealed to higher forces of the divine, of eternity, of the Christian worldview.

The leading place in the art was Gothic Cathedral, around which was concentrated the life of the citizens. Structural basis of the Cathedral served as a frame of pillars and based on them Lancet arches. The imposition of outside structural elements that support the cross vault, has created an enormous, incommensurable with the person the space of the interior. The walls of the Cathedral were cut huge Windows with colourful stained glass, which in the mysterious gloom of the interior glowed bright red, blue, yellow colours Continue reading

Underground structures of the world

5 interesting facts about the underground buildings of the world

1. The first underpass for pedestrians was built in Babylon

The history of the underground tunnels on which the people could, without danger to life to move in the right direction, has not even one thousand years. According to the researchers of the ancient world, the first crossing was built in 2180 BC in the Babylonian Kingdom by order of Queen Semiramis.

The transition took place under the river Euphrates, and for its time it was quite a large building: the length of the crossing together with approach slopes was about eight or nine hundred meters.

Since then, located in the bowels of the earth transitional pedestrian crossings for people have become commonplace. Pedestrian tunnels appeared under many major rivers, for example, under the London Thames: famous Greenwich tunnel, which is based on cast-iron pipe of three hundred and seventy meters, leads to Dog island at a depth of about fifteen meters. And two years ago in the vastness of Kenya appeared first underpass for elephants: now African animals can easily cross the busy road.

2. The world’s first underground bike Parking in Japan

Underground Parking for cars in the world, where the shortage of urban space is felt particularly acutely, have long moved from the category of luxury to the category of need. Continue reading

Coral castle
The most mysterious places on the planet Coral castle CORAL CASTLE is a complex of huge statues and megaliths weighing 1,100 tons, built by hand, without the use of machines…

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The most Holy places of the world
The most Holy places of the world On our planet there are more than 25 thousand religious movements and cults. And each of these religions has its own Holy places…

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