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Learn about the Italian Egyptology pioneers: Ippolito Rosellini, Giuseppe Angelelli, and the impressively named Giovanni Battista Belzoni.

Looking at words and phrases used in languages across Europe to describe weather

Archaeological highlights from The Hunt Museum's collections of antiquities, fine and decorative art.

Explore vintage photographs of the Spanish island, Ibiza from the early 20th century

Whether short or long distance, running has multiple incentives and rewards

Jenny Lind was a hugely talented Swedish opera singer who enjoyed worldwide fame and acclaim in the mid-19th century.

Austrian champion table tennis players who began their careers at that same Viennese table tennis centre

The origins of the shipping company Cunard Line

Hands spelling out in sign language the words 'The best lovers are good with their hands'; advertisement for safe sex by the British Deaf Association. Black and white lithograph.

There are over 200 different sign languages and dialects in the world! Read more about this way of visual communication using hand gestures and other types of body language in this blog.

The phrase Bulgarian, heroes! accompanies every sporting event that Bulgaria takes part in, and is well known to every proud Bulgarian.

The beginning of autumn is the time of the Jewish New Year

For centuries, people have been visiting a simple wooden home where Peter the Great stayed.

Extending 36 kilometres along the Danube, the Wachau is a landscape of stunning scenery.

The medieval archaeological heritage of eastern Andalusia boasts a range of highly valuable artistic, historical and touristic movable and immovable goods.

Read about a Welsh minister and his circulating schools - best known for spreading literacy.

Polish Jewish migrant Tuschinski established several cinemas in the Netherlands

The story behind a viral photograph of Swedish artist Einar Bager painting naked

Perspective panorama were popular in the 18th century, the forerunners of visual entertainment tools