Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

Can Jaumar castle is a residential building in Cabrils (Maresme) that mimics a medieval castle

Can Jaumar castle (cat. El castell de Can Jaumar) is a residential building in Cabrils (Maresme) that mimics a medieval castle. It was built in 1923 by Manuel Jaumar on the site of the old Can Rafart farmhouse, of medieval origin.

The building is of historicista-style and incorporates a collection of own elements of the palaces …

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Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

The castle of Can Taió is a collection of imitations of the most famous Catalan monuments

The Castle of Can Taió (El. Castell is a real pearl of its owner, Miquel Gomis i Güell. Infected by nineteenth century romanticism, Gomis decided to build a castle with a design similar to older castles, and its construction lasted until 1929.

The hiking guide El Rodal de Sabadell (1936) written by Josep Rossell describes Can …

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Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

Post-Technology and Man-Machine Society: the Conceptual Lag is Much More Dangerous than the Economic and even Technological Lag, says Futurologist Sergei Pereslegin

Sergei Borisovich Pereslegin is the director of Knowledge Economics Center at the International Scientific-Research Institute for Management Problems, scientific director of “Knowledge reactor” project group and a specialist in the field of future forecasting and modeling (psycho history).

Today we are talking with Sergey Pereslegin on the subject of the Sixth (VI) techno-economic paradigm:

How can you …

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Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

Fort du Mont Alban – one of the rare examples of military architecture from the mid-sixteenth century, in good condition

The fort of Mont Alban is a military fortification. Built between 1557 and 1560, located on the eponymous hill, between Nice and the bay of Villefranche. In France, it is one of the rare examples of military architecture from the mid-sixteenth century, in good condition.

The siege of Nice in 1543 caused much destruction in the city’s defensive system. According …

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