The stunning tomb of Jules Verne in Amiens

Jules Verne, considered the father of science fiction together with H.G. Wells, was born in Nantes on February 8, 1828.
Throughout his life he would make many trips, most aboard one of the three ships he had, visiting places and cities he had mentioned or included in his books.

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Pearl Harbor and other galleries retrospective

The Atlantic has published this interesting collection of photographs of Pearl Harbor during World War II, which can be chronologically before and after the famous Japanese attack on the enclave of the United States in the Pacific. This gallery is... Read More

Matisse’s “Les Poissons Rouges”

Goldfish have been a recurrent theme in Matisse’s art. Born in 1869 in France (d. 1954), Henri Matisse is regarded as one of the greatest painters of the 20th century. A prolific and versatile artist, in his creations he favoured intense and... Read More