August 15, 2018

C.S. Lewis Doodle: On Ethics

The lighthouse of Christianity shines because it is based on the reality of an objective and universal Moral Code that we mysteriously know & have broken. It is this truth which makes Christianity's offer of forgiveness, and its gift of supernatural help towards keeping that Moral Code, so incredible. In this foundational doodle, Lewis shows that the conscience is as old as Adam & Eve. It is not an invention of civilisation or of great human teachers, but has always been there, witnessing away in the human soul.

August 7, 2018

This is very cool: Testing the ‘sound mirrors’ that were supposed to protect Britain

The Sound Mirrors, on Romney Marsh, were built in the late 1920s as a way to amplify the sound from aircraft engines over the English Channel.

July 29, 2018

Tradition with a twist — the most beautiful bar you’ll ever see

Wisdomless Club, known for serving up classic cocktails amid 1930s decor and original works of Christian art, is designed to awaken its customers' sense of beauty.

July 26, 2018

There’s a ‘gray zone’ between the U.S. and Canada, and nobody can agree which country owns it

When the U.S. Border Patrol stopped fishing boats along the border between the U.S. and Canada, it reheated centuries-old tensions between the two countries in the Gulf of Maine.

July 14, 2018

These are the world’s strangest time zones

Spain’s timezone is weird. The China/Afghanistan border is even weirder...

See rare footage of Pope Paul VI speaking in English about Humanae Vitae

Blessed Pope Paul VI spoke in English about the preparation of his encyclical "Humanae Vitae" during his general audience July 31, 1968.

June 26, 2018

Rare video of two eyewitnesses describing Lincoln's assassination 65 years later

Interviews with 2 men who witnessed the scene of Abraham Lincoln's assassination in April 1865. These films were taken with early Movietone sound cameras.

June 12, 2018

Watch this amazing 5-minute (4K, tilt-shift) journey through Sudan

See the amazing pyramids of Meroe and Karima. Drive through otherworldly desert sceneries. Take a boat ride with dolphins to the stunning lighthouse of Sanganeb. Explore the ruin island of Suakin and enjoy the the breathtaking views in Kassala. Discover the busy cites Port Sudan and Khartum.