One in a million: find a strange super-earth towards the center of our galaxy

Illustration of the inferred size of another super-earth (center) compared to the land and Neptune. Astronomers at the University of Canterbury found an incredibly rare new super-earth toward the center of our galaxy. This would be one of the few that has been discovered with a size and orbit similar to Earth. The details were […]

The best video games of World War II

J.M. SanchezFOLLOW MADRID Updated:05/08/2020 12: 18h save The video game industry, which moves more money than film and music together, has evolved towards a more mature environment with imbricated stories that often overcome the complexity of the scripts. Hollywood motion pictures. Spectacular sequences, unexpected twists, a great depth of characters and well-worked plots have been […]

The Warsaw ghetto hidden on papers

April 1946: on the site of what was the Warsaw ghetto, a plain of rubble, a woman begs to search and search again. Her name is Rachel Auerbach, she is a survivor of the group “Oyneg Shabes” (in Yiddish, the “joy of the shabat”). She knows that a historical treasure, “Dumb cries”, is buried somewhere […]

Young Perez, the Auschwitz boxer

Every week with RetroNews, the BNF’s press site, we take a look at a sports story as told by the press at the time. This Saturday, Young Perez, the Auschwitz boxer. It’s a pure boxing story. The ascent of the mount of glory by the face ring. The slide towards the void. The inexorable fall, […]

“Franco was complicit in the artistic plunder of the Nazis”

“Franco’s Spain was complicit in the artistic plunder of the Third Reich.” This is how Miguel Martorell (Madrid, 1963), professor of History at UNED and author of ‘El Nazi Looting’ (Galaxia Gutenberg), maintains an exhaustive essay on the global plunder of Hitler and his lieutenants and which analyzes in detail the Spanish connection of theft. […]

Swastikas, Hitler greetings … Nazi death camps suffer a denialist offensive

AFP Updated:04/15/2020 12: 37h save Related news Swastika, selfies with Hitler greetings or denialist inscriptions in the guest books are one of the many provocations increasingly alarming those responsible for memory sites installed in the old ones Nazi death camps. “Incidents in these enclaves have always existed but an increase is noted“Acknowledges Volkhard Knigge, director […]

At war with boredom: smoky trip-hop, spaghetti and souvenirs

With a Nazi architect “Walking is forbidden, we still have the process, in particular that of the artists”, jokes Guillaume Monsaingeon, curator of “Steps, Steps”, in a video that serves as a substitute for the exhibition. Open on February 8, the cultural event closed its doors but is not treading water. Since it is no […]