• ◄ Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco [HD] ►
    Articles,  Blog

    ◄ Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco [HD] ►

    Welcome to the beautiful Palace of Fine Arts. Set in an idyllic park, the palace has a rich history and is today an important part of San Francisco’s image. The palace was originally built for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition which was held in San Francisco in year 1915. The purpose of the exhibition was partly to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal as well as the city’s recovery from the 1906 earthquake and fires. The expo lasted for almost 300 days and the exhibition buildings extended about a mile along the shore. The buildings consisted of 11 exhibit palaces, showcasing objects from all corners of the world. Just like…

  • An Animated Introduction to Social Science
    Articles,  Blog

    An Animated Introduction to Social Science

    All right. If we’re all settled? Yes? Good. Welcome. We are the Social Science department. Now, I’ll get right to it. The question on everyone’s mind: “Just what the heck is social science?” Well, let me try to explain. Social, as in society, as in human beings. Science, as in the facts, the systematic study of a thing, the pursuit of its true nature. We seek to understand the nature of people and society. What does it mean to be human? What defines a person? Is it history? Is it ancestry? How has he worked, struggled, thrived? In his environment! Sorry? In his environment. Did he live on a mountain?…

  • Protecting Ancient Artifacts | Explorer
    Articles

    Protecting Ancient Artifacts | Explorer

    Nadia's help the museum agreed to let me inspect the seized antiquities where are you keeping the antiquities down here was it just used to a curator of the museum and this kind of jewy ramon punk guy he looked a bit out of place but they told me he was an expert it might even test that so we're about to see the pieces that are being kept here down in the basement of the museum that's dissipated wolf buddy Vic Merced histah do you have a father and mother and and the children how can you authenticate that this is from the Roman period but that's a child…

  • Metal Detecting England Finds Ancient Roman Artifact and Historic Relics
    Articles

    Metal Detecting England Finds Ancient Roman Artifact and Historic Relics

    it's November so prostate Awareness Month I want to be aware that you might have a prostate and if you do or if you think you might you should probably go get it checked out welcome back guys I'm sorry it's been a minute life got crazy I lived in a camper for four months this summer that was awesome wish I was still doing it but some life things happened and we got another house that's why I thought echoing here we're still kind of moving in but I just wanted to say thank you guys so much we made it to 50,000 subscribers on YouTube that just blew…

  • Ancient High Technology - the Machined Artifacts of Abu Ghorab - Old Kingdom Sun Temple
    Articles

    Ancient High Technology – the Machined Artifacts of Abu Ghorab – Old Kingdom Sun Temple

    along the ancient course of the Nile River and in the bit of the Sahara Desert that lies between some of the most famous of the ancient Egyptian sites in the desert between the iconic Giza Plateau and the only slightly less famous area of saqqâra lies two of the rarely seen and really least well-known of all of the old kingdom sites the pyramids of Abu SIA and the nearby Sun Temple of Abu Turab this is a follow-up piece to my recent video on abbaseya I wanted to share a look at the much smaller yet equally amazing nearby site of a beach rub not only is this…

  • Bizarre Artifacts Unearthed at Construction Sites
    Articles

    Bizarre Artifacts Unearthed at Construction Sites

    from mummies to mammoths there have been some strange and amazing historical artifacts unearthed at construction site don't forget to click subscribe to become part of the DTR family and that little bell icon so that you know when we post new videos number twelve 1800s era shipwreck at sea port district South Boston in May 2016 during the excavation of 121 seaport Boulevard the construction crew discovered a large preserved ship Skanska the construction company temporarily called off excavation and sought help from public archaeology library P al Inc according to these archaeologists this shipwreck was from a two-masted schooner known as pinky the 60-foot long vessel belonged to…

  • LaunchPad: Conserving Ancient and Byzantine Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
    Articles

    LaunchPad: Conserving Ancient and Byzantine Art at the Art Institute of Chicago

    in February 2012 the galleries of Greek Roman and Byzantine art were D installed for the new galleries opening in November 2012 this fragment of a sculpture of the Roman god Mars weighs almost a hundred and ninety pounds over the next nine months many of these artworks will undergo extensive conservation specialized equipment is often needed to D install heavy or fragile works of art safely last bolt Frankie coming off after taking this mosaic down curators and conservators have a chance to inspect parts that haven't been seen in years this mosaic too will need to be cleaned before reinstallation here the conservator uses high-pressure steam concentrated through…

  • God of War: Ascension "From Ashes" Super Bowl 2013 Commercial - Full Version
    Articles

    God of War: Ascension "From Ashes" Super Bowl 2013 Commercial – Full Version

    [WIND BLOWING] ["HANGING ON" BYELLIE GOULDING PLAYING] ♪ You know we can get away ♪ ♪ because I'm calling your name ♪ ♪ Everyday I feel this pain ♪ ♪ But you just turnand walk away ♪ ♪ No ♪ ♪ I just can't keep hanging on ♪ ♪ to you and me ♪ ♪ You and me ♪ ♪ You and… ♪ ♪ You and… ♪♪ [THUNDER ROLLING ANDLIGHTNING CRASHING] Get the God of War:Ascension legacy bundle.