In a sensational film “memories of the future” – there are some interesting footage shot on one of the Islands of Polynesia.
During the war, the Americans established it as a transit air base for bombing Japan. And after the war, when the Yankees left the base, aborigines were constructed on the island the idol, worshipped as a deity. It is a replica of the aircraft during wartime, only made of branches and reeds. Continue reading
Ancient Rome is one of the greatest States of Antiquity. The state was in the territory of modern Italy. Rome was named after the founder — Romulus . It was famous for its customs, gladiatorial battles, the Colosseum, Emperors, etc.
The most interesting facts about Ancient Rome
Saturnalia — the great annual festival in Ancient Rome in honor of the God Saturn. These days, the slaves had some privileges, for example they could dine at the same Banquet table with the owner, and sometimes even the owners of slaves were laid on the table.
The Emperor Claudius is ridiculed because he did not have sexual relations with men. Said the one who has a relationship only with women, he becomes effeminate. Continue reading
If you are fond of alternative history, here’s a gem that you would definitely not thrown away. Some of the monuments of civilization were not built for challenging projects, others by chance, others have even been approved but have not been implemented.
The Palace Of Soviets, Moscow
Certainly the most ambitious of the planned constructions of communism. Whether it is completed, Moscow would not even new Rome, new Atlantis, and after some few decades Lenin would be in advertising given into the hand of a big Mac, and the building would become the greatest trading centre in the world.
The expected answer London know what. In the tender participated a lot of work, and the first prize got here this:
Another White house, Washington
As it turned out, the White house also there is no one version. As you can see from the image, the building could be more and more magnificent, while to the South it would be decorated with some semblance of fortification. Continue reading