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Oldest crucible steel weapon in East Europe found by Russian archaeologists

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in In the News | Comments Off on Oldest crucible steel weapon in East Europe found by Russian archaeologists

via Past Horizons   Russian archaeologists conducting a routine examination of an old sabre unearthed seven years ago in the city of...

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News: Centuries-old sword found in home may solve 1829 murder mystery.

Posted by on Sep 20, 2014 in In the News | Comments Off on News: Centuries-old sword found in home may solve 1829 murder mystery.

via CTV Atlantic News (Video clip available on article page) A Nova Scotia (Canada) couple is trying to determine whether an old sword...

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News: How to open a champagne bottle with a sword

Posted by on May 8, 2014 in In the News, Videos | Comments Off on News: How to open a champagne bottle with a sword

Dateline: USA via The Roosevelts “Alton Brown, smartypants host of the Food Network’s “Good Eats,” uses his entertaining and highly...

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Test-cutting clay: the Cossack experience

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Test-cutting clay: the Cossack experience

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Cutting Arts, Featured, Video Slider, Videos | 0 comments

Among the target mediums which are listed for used in test-cutting is, oddly enough, clay.  Various researchers have delved into European...

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