Monthly Archives: March 2013

Pumapunku

This week, let’s travel south to Bolivia to explore Pumapunku.  This wonder has been argued about since the time of the Incas.  It was once a large building made of a giant stone blocks.  Today it is in a state … Continue reading

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Antikythera Mechanism

In 1900 sponge divers found an impressive mechanism near the island of Antikythera, a Greek island.  When it was discovered, its use was unknown, and there were many theories.  The majority of researchers thought it was some kind of dating … Continue reading

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Ice Hotel

This week let’s explore a frigid region of Sweden.  In Jukkasjarvi, Sweden a hotel made out of ice is constructed every Fall and melts every Spring.  The hotel is a combination of engineering and art creating a breathtaking sight. Preparation … Continue reading

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