Category Archives: Culture
New must see documentary released 11/11/11
By JEFFREY KLUGER Here’s one of the least-interesting paragraphs you’ve ever read: “Last night I opened the front door to let the cat out. It was such a beautiful night that I wandered down to the garden to get a breath … Continue reading
EVERYONE knows the stereotypes about foreigners speaking English: Scandinavians are shockingly fluent, while the Japanese lag despite years and billions of yen spent trying…. http://www.economist.com/blogs/johnson/2011/04/english.
Secrets of the Colosseum. A German archaeologist has finally deciphered the Roman amphitheater’s amazing underground labyrinth.
An archaeologist insists a third giant statue lies near the cliffs where the Bamiyan Buddhas, destroyed in 2001, once stood via Searching for Buddha in Afghanistan.
L’Unesco ordina nell’Index Translationum tutte le opere tradotte in tutto il mondo. Creato nel 1932, l’indice è stato completamente informatizzato nel 1979 e viene aggiornato 3 volte l’anno, dando conto delle traduzioni delle opere letterarie in commercio nelle librerie dell’intero … Continue reading