Ye Elements of Medieval Enchanted Castles

The Elements of Medieval Enchanted Castles:

An indispensible feature of the castle of a great lord was the chapel where the lord and his family heard morning mass. In rectangular hall-keeps this was often in the forebuilding, sometimes at basement level, sometimes on the second floor. By the 13th century, the chapel was usually close to the hall, convenient to the high table and bed chamber, forming an L with the main building or sometimes projecting opposite the chamber. A popular arrangement was to build the chapel two stories high, with the nave divided horizontally; the family sat in the upper part, reached from their chamber, while the servants occupied the lower part.

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Clementia Pharmaceuticals Initiates First Prospective Natural History Study in Patients with Fibrodysplasia Ossificans …

MONTREAL , Dec. 17, 2014 /CNW/ —  announced today the initiation of a natural history study in patients with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP), a rare, severely disabling genetic disease characterized by painful, recurrent episodes of soft tissue swelling (flare-ups) and new … Continue reading

The Medicis, Bankers that Influenced the Renaissance

When we think of the Renaissance, we think of new ideas in art, science and religion as defined by the works of Michelangelo, Galileo and Martin Luther. These are men who we remember as the undisputed leaders of the Renaissance … Continue reading