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Janus Roman God of Beginnings and Endings

Janus Roman God of Beginnings and Endings

Have you ever wondered what is the origin of the word “January”? The answer, if you are wondering, lies in the name of Janus Roman God of Beginnings and Endings. Interestingly, the depiction of this Roman god is a two-faced man. This presented his power of looking backward and forward at the same time. The […]

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Folkton Drums: Measuring Device in Stone Age?

Folkton Drums: Measuring Device in Stone Age?

The archaeologists excavated a set of mysterious chalk stones dating back to 4,000 years ago. We now call them the Folkton drums. The archaeologists found them inside a barrow in the small village Folkton in East Yorkshire. These stones have become an unsolved mystery since the excavation. Lately, the archaeologists have announced that Folkton stones […]

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