Kenneth Clark’s “Civilisation”

Kenneth Clark (1903-1983) was an distinguished British art historian and museum conservator. His most well-known work is the landmark thirteen episode BBC documentary series Civilisation: A Personal View that was broadcast on the network during 1969. While Clark focuses on his specialty, the visual arts, he also highlights the profound relation between art and religion…

The Ice Age used as propaganda

Once upon a time (30 or more years ago) this was the propaganda. Then the cause of disasters resulting from human CO2 became Global Warming and then suddenly it is called Climate Change. So who are you going to believe? Leonard Nimoy or Al Gore? How about neither?