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Who were the Anabaptists?

Who were the Anabaptists?

The Anabaptists were a current within Protestantism that denies all value to the sacrament of baptism conferred on children, being supporters of a baptism when the person is older, in order to proceed to the true act of Faith that corresponds to them. supporters of a religious "communism" based on the teachings of the Gospel (anachronism, understanding communism according to its current characteristics).

Dinosaurs: Camptosaurus, the reptile with curves

Dinosaurs: Camptosaurus, the reptile with curves

Camptosaurus file Translation: reptile with curves Description: Herbivore, bipedal, semi-quadruped Order: Ornithischia Suborder: Ornithopoda Infraorder: Iguanodontia Family: Camptosauridae Height: 3 meters Length: 7 meters Weight: 1,814 kg Dinosaur Late Cretaceous to Late Jurassic: Late Jurassic period: 1,814 kg. and the Lower Cretaceous, which had five phalanges and its snout ended in a horny beak.

History of Phnom Penh. What to see in the capital of Cambodia?

History of Phnom Penh. What to see in the capital of Cambodia?

Phnom Penh is a city steeped in history, secrecy and tourism trends. The riverside walks, colonial buildings and pagodas are the representative foundations of the town. Its climate is tropical dry, and both the temperature and climate are subject to tropical monsoons.History of Phnom PenhThe history of Phnom Penh is anchored to the decision of King Phenea Tay to leave the mythical city of Angkor Wat due to pressure from the Thais.

They find remains of the ancient Mayan kingdom Sak Tz’i ’

They find remains of the ancient Mayan kingdom Sak Tz’i ’

More than 25 years passed for researchers to find elements of the ancient Mayan kingdom Sak Tz’i ’. The archaeological site is called Lacanja Tzeltal and is located in the current city of Chiapas, in southeastern Mexico, in the border area with Guatemala.The excavation that led to the find began in 2018 and was led by Charles Golden, associate professor of Archeology at Brandeis University, together with bioarchaeologist Andrew Scherer, from Brown University (both from the USA).

History of Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan

History of Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan

Kyoto (Kyoto), capital of the empire of Japan The seventh century has been the key point that has framed the development of Kyoto (Kyoto). From the hand of the Hata clan, the considerable settlement and evolution of the lands of Honshu took place. The Emperor Kanmu was the one who gave considerable importance to the town after settling in Kyoto the capital of the Empire, moving it from Heijō-kyō (the current Nara).

Complete list of Inca emperors

Complete list of Inca emperors

The Inca empire was one of the largest and most important in Pre-Columbian America that developed between the 15th and 16th centuries and whose capital was Cuzco, in Peru, the country where the empire originated, although the Incas originated in Cuzco , the empire expanded through various regions, naming the empire itself as Tahuantinsuyo.

Oldest Homo erectus fossils found in South Africa

Oldest Homo erectus fossils found in South Africa

Paleontologists excavating at the Drimolen site, northwest of Johannesburg, South Africa, took some time to assemble the numerous skull fragments they found. They did not even imagine that they could belong to a hominid. They were the first remains found in South Africa from a Homo erectus, the first human species to walk fully upright and the first to leave Africa about 1.8 million years ago.

Who are the Dugpas (Red Caps)?

Who are the Dugpas (Red Caps)?

The Dugpas, in Tibetan, which literally means "Red Caps", are a sect of Tibet. Before the advent of Tsong-ka-pa in the 14th century, the Tibetans, whose Buddhism, damaged by them, had been horribly adulterated with doctrines of the ancient religion of the Bhons, they were all dugpas.

What to see in Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan?

What to see in Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan?

Determining what to see in Kyoto is not a very simple activity to carry out, since the variability of tourist places determines, directly or indirectly, an in-depth analysis of the different alternatives that will be presented.In this article, based on the interest of shortening said period of time, we will proceed to indicate the most relevant areas taking into account the impressive history that Kyoto has.

What is the history of email?

What is the history of email?

Most of us use email on a daily basis, but what is the history of email? Gmail, Hotmail, emails offered by telephone companies, corporate emails, and even temporary email services like YOPMail, which serve as alternatives to email. Permanent accounts, mainly used to register for a service that requires email confirmation but does not want to give personal confirmation, are some of the best known email companies, and they play a fundamental role in today's world.

A great 'mad beast' from Madagascar sheds light on the evolution of mammals

A great 'mad beast' from Madagascar sheds light on the evolution of mammals

The 'beasts of Gondwana', also known as gondwanaterios, were mammals that inhabited what was the supercontinent Gondwana, located in the southern hemisphere, more than 66 million years ago. Until now, everything that was known about these enigmatic animals, which lived with dinosaurs and giant crocodiles, was based on the few fossils of teeth, jaws and a single skull.

Brief biography of the god Apollo, the Roman Phoebus

Brief biography of the god Apollo, the Roman Phoebus

Who was Apollo in Greek Mythology? Apollo (Phoebus for the Romans), is perhaps the most multifaceted god of Greek mythology. Son of Zeus and Leto and brother of Artemis, he was born on the island of Delos where his mother pursued by Hera God of light, he was assimilated to the Sun although the true God of the Sun was Helios.

They find the mummy of a young woman from Ancient Egypt who lived 3,600 years ago

They find the mummy of a young woman from Ancient Egypt who lived 3,600 years ago

The Djehuty project aims to excavate, restore and publish an area of ​​the necropolis of ancient Thebes. The latest discovery of the team, led by the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC), has been an anthropomorphic coffin from the 17th dynasty of Ancient Egypt (about 3.

The legs of the Tyrannosaurus Rex were designed for efficiency, not speed

The legs of the Tyrannosaurus Rex were designed for efficiency, not speed

Long legs, like those of the Tyrannosaurus Rex (Tyrannosaurus), show that dinosaurs could be good runners, but also excellent at walking. For years scientists have assumed that dinosaurs with long limbs had them developed in this way to be able to catch their prey and avoid predators with their speed.

They find a 1st century toy mouse in the Vindolanda museum

They find a 1st century toy mouse in the Vindolanda museum

Staff at the Vindolanda Roman Fort museum, located near Hadrian's Wall in northern England, have discovered a curious 1,900-year-old toy mouse that had gone unnoticed in a bag of scraps of leather since its discovery in 1993.

They find a bread almost completely preserved 2,000 years old

They find a bread almost completely preserved 2,000 years old

Researchers from the French National Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research (INRAP) found archaeological remains dating from the Iron Age and Antiquity during excavations in the commune of Brebières, in northern France, the institution reported on May 15. of the most outstanding pieces is a charred bread with a diameter of 10 centimeters discovered at the bottom of a landfill in a layer that contained seeds.

What is game hunting? History and characteristics

What is game hunting? History and characteristics

Hunting is a traditional hunting activity, in which packs of brave dogs are used to beat the prey in hand-to-hand combat, the hunter being the one who must finish the task by killing the animal. Meanwhile, the dogs remain clinging to their prey until the last moment.

Curiosities and legends of the game of ludo

Curiosities and legends of the game of ludo

To know in depth the origin of some board games is to delve into stories, myths, legends and great characters of the past. This is what happens with the Ludo game, whose origin, difficult to elucidate, makes us delve into the history of India and the Mughal empire.If we have talked about the history of Ludo before, today we will talk about legends that surround it, and, Above all, from Akbar and his works, not only a great pachisi player, but one of its main promoters and passionate about playing it on a full scale.

Ávila, finalist in the European ILUCIDARE awards with SHCity

Ávila, finalist in the European ILUCIDARE awards with SHCity

The Smart Heritage City (SHCity) project that served to transform Ávila into a smart heritage city, is one of the finalists in the European ILUCIDARE awards, organized by the consortium of the same name, the European Commission and Europa Nostra. to be released in the fall, it recognizes the value of outstanding projects in the heritage field.

Do you know the Legend of Pope Lick's monster?

Do you know the Legend of Pope Lick's monster?

Nowadays there are countless urban mysteries about legendary creatures, so today we will tell you about the popular Pope Lick monster, have you heard of him? Several versions are known about the origin of this monster, but according to the reports of some Witnesses, lives under a trestle bridge in the Fisherville neighborhood of Loisville, Kentucky.