Hypatia was a Greek philosopher, mathematician, and astronomer, who lived in Alexandria, Egypt in the 4th century BC, when it was part of the Eastern Roman Empire. She was admired for her groundbreaking ideas but was eventually killed by Christian fanatics, seemingly, for those same ideas.
The Romans ruled England for 400 years and left their legacy in the form of forts, roads, buildings and walls.
Here is a video of Grey Seals that I saw at Farne Islands, England in December 2021.
Venus is known as Earth’s Evil Twin and it has New Images taken by NASA’s Parker Solar Probe as it flew by the planet. Venus is inhospitable for life as we know it but Phosphine, possible indicator of microbial life, has been found high in its clouds.
Meet Jonathan, the Seychelles giant tortoise (Aldabrachelys gigantea hololissa), who turns 190 years in 2022.
Lindisfarne is the island on the northeastern coast of England, where the Vikings first landed when they attacked England in 793AD.
Learn about these mysterious objects known as brown dwarfs, that are neither stars nor planets. Read More
I spent lovely day walking around this brilliant fortress, looking at the royal apartments, the spiral staircases, the towers and the well. Check it out in this video.
On the way back from the Lake District last weekend, I stopped by at Borrans Field in Ambleside to see the Ambleside Roman Fort, at the northern end of Lake Windermere. It was really amazing. Roman remains in the middle of a town bustling with tourists. Check it out!
We know that tardigrades are extremely cool. And now we can see them walk in this video.