1 day ago · Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and Tory statesman who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as prime minister.
1 day ago · Palma, unofficially known as Palma de Mallorca (/ ˈ p ɑː l m ə / or / ˈ p ɑː m ə /,  Catalan: , Spanish: ), is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain. It is situated on the south coast of Mallorca on the Bay of Palma.
- 13 m (43 ft)
- 124 BC
- Balearic Islands
1 day ago · The commercial mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis is invasive in the Southern Hemisphere having a large impact on rocky shore communities. It recently a…
1 day ago · A wind farm or wind park, also called a wind power station or wind power plant, is a group of wind turbines in the same location used to produce electricity.Wind farms vary in size from a small number of turbines to several hundred wind turbines covering an extensive area.
1 day ago · Tower of Hercules, an ancient Roman lighthouse at A Coruña, Galicia, Spain; Via Heraclea (Herculean Way), an ancient trade route across Spain; Italy. Great Altar of Hercules, a temple of the Forum Boarium, Rome, Italy; Herculaneum, an ancient Roman town in Campania, Italy; Temple of Hercules Victor, a temple of the Forum Boarium, Rome, Italy
1 day ago · The last execution of the Inquisition was in Spain in 1826. This was the execution by garroting of the school teacher Cayetano Ripoll for purportedly teaching Deism in his school. In Spain the practices of the Inquisition were finally outlawed in 1834.