Imperial palace of Felix Romuliana (Gamzigrad, Serbia)
Felix Romuliana is a vast imperial complex that was built by Tetrarch Galerius. Construction works began in 298 after victory over Persians and continued through the first decade of 4th century. The city & palace were sacked in the middle of the 5th century by Huns.
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something i’ve noticed about them. my headcanon is that the helix fossil and joey gives them both encouragement, which makes them forget they’re being controlled and shouted at, even just for a little while
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Close-up detail of the beginning of the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf. The first word is "Hwæt!" ("Listen!"). It is believed that the poem was composed in the 7th Century in East Anglia, England.
England, 7th Century.
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The platypus is a seriously underrated animal. I’m about to die.
I’m crying…this is really TOO SWEET AND WONDERFUL FOR MEEE!!! ç/////ç <3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3
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The Education of Achilles, by Anne-Louis Girodet (late 18th century)
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