My New Hut for the Season – Rammed earth wall, debris roof. Used my Tracker T1 knife almost exclusively. Particularly happy about how the ceiling turned out. The inside is only about 6′ in diameter. (YouTube: “Aspiring Caveman”)

My New Hut for the Season – Rammed earth wall, debris roof. Used my Tracker T1 knife almost exclusively. Particularly happy about how the ceiling turned out. The inside is only about 6′ in diameter. (YouTube: “Aspiring Caveman”)

During the recently conducted excavations in Vindolanda, next to the remains of the Hadrian’s wall (northern England) a cracked stone board for playing ludus latrunculorum was discovered. [800×600]

During the recently conducted excavations in Vindolanda, next to the remains of the Hadrian’s wall (northern England) a cracked stone board for playing ludus latrunculorum was discovered. [800×600]

[OC] looking at Davenport, Iowa from Rock Island, Illinois. The flood stage is 15 feet, the Mississippi is currently at 22.7 feet. Rock Island has a flood wall, Davenport does not.

[OC] looking at Davenport, Iowa from Rock Island, Illinois. The flood stage is 15 feet, the Mississippi is currently at 22.7 feet. Rock Island has a flood wall, Davenport does not.

In south-west Egypt, Beir Al-Shaghala, archaeologists have discovered two ancient tombs, built in different styles. The buildings, made of dried brick, are decorated with wall paintings. The paintings showed the process of mummification. [634×356]

In south-west Egypt, Beir Al-Shaghala, archaeologists have discovered two ancient tombs, built in different styles. The buildings, made of dried brick, are decorated with wall paintings. The paintings showed the process of mummification. [634×356]

Not far from the remains of Hadrian’s wall, a Roman sword was found. The discovery took place in the famous Vindolanda fort in northern England. [860×1200]

Not far from the remains of Hadrian’s wall, a Roman sword was found. The discovery took place in the famous Vindolanda fort in northern England. [860×1200]

B&W I took a few years back in Colonial Cemetery, Savannah, GA (USA). This wall is used to place monuments knocked down during the Civil War. When I think of this, it stands as a reminder that order can come of tragedy. (With truly no political thought behind that statement.)

B&W I took a few years back in Colonial Cemetery, Savannah, GA (USA). This wall is used to place monuments knocked down during the Civil War. When I think of this, it stands as a reminder that order can come… Continue Reading