Record temperatures mean ancient forts become visible in fields

Record temperatures mean ancient forts become visible in fields

Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales FOR archaeologists, the UK’s current heatwave is more than just an excuse to kick back and soak up some rays. When the ground is baked by days of sun, markings that indicate the location of ancient settlements begin to emerge in the parched terrain. In […]

Amelia Bloomer Didn’t Mean to Start a Fashion Revolution, But Her Name Became Synonymous With Trousers

Amelia Bloomer Didn’t Mean to Start a Fashion Revolution, But Her Name Became Synonymous With Trousers

In mid-1800s America, everyone agreed women’s clothing posed a problem. The dictates of modesty called for floor-length dresses, and fashion demanded a full skirt beneath a tiny waist. As a result, middle- and upper-class American women squeezed themselves into corsets and six to eight petticoats to fill out the shape of their skirts. The result […]

China’s Attack On The Dollar: What Does It Mean?

China’s Attack On The Dollar: What Does It Mean?

China has been accumulating gold for years, and are now taking steps to tie it to yuan. Interest rates in the U.S. are rising, and the Chinese are not so eager to keep piling up on U.S. dollars and U.S. Treasury debt. Ron Paul discusses on The Liberty Report! Ron Paul Liberty Report – Archives […]

La Niña forecast may mean even worse Atlantic hurricanes in 2018

La Niña forecast may mean even worse Atlantic hurricanes in 2018

More stormy times ahead?Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty By Aylin Woodward Following a barrage of storms – such as Harvey, Irma and Maria – it seems like this year’s hurricane season may be one for the record books. But the Atlantic Ocean may be roiling even more strongly next year, if the La Niña that looks likely to […]