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Ancient Battering Ram Analysis Reveals Details Of Its Origin
2013-04-05 11:12:35

A bronze battering ram from a 2,000-year-old warship discovered by British divers off the coast of Libya in 1964, is offering up some evidence for how such a device was made in ancient times as well as origins of its ores.

2011-11-22 12:22:14

The structural mechanism of typical mortise–tenon joints of southern Chinese traditional timber frame buildings was investigated.

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2009-07-15 09:20:00

Could cannon balls from the early 19th century sink warships?

2009-06-09 10:40:31

British engineers say the secret of sandcastle construction could help revive an ancient building technique that uses rammed earth. Durham University researchers said they conducted a study into the strength of rammed earth, which is growing in popularity as a sustainable building method.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.