Alaskan volcano linked to mysterious period with extreme climate in ancient Rome — Watts Up With That?

PHYSICS The cold, famine and unrest in ancient Rome and Egypt after the assassination of Julius Caesar in 44 BCE has long been shrouded in mystery. Now, an international team, including researchers from the University of Copenhagen, has found evidence suggesting that the megaeruption of an Alaskan volcano may be to blame. via Alaskan volcano linked […]

♫ O-o-h Child ♫ — Filosofa’s Word

Tonight’s song goes back 50 years … a half century … wow, how time flies! The Five Stairsteps were formed in Chicago in 1965 and comprised of Burke family members Clarence Jr., James, Aloha, Kenneth and Dennis. They got their name when “Momma Stairsteps” (as Betty Burke was affectionately called) noticed that her kids looked […] […]