art-of-swords

art-of-swords:

The Clear Voice of a Sharp Sword

This demonstration shows the different behaviour of sharp swords binding as opposed to blunt training swords, and why it is important to explore this when reconstructing historical European swordsmanship.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Dimicator

i find this stuff endlessly fascinating. martial arts, swords, History and investigation. Also very interested in dispelling the myths (or whatever is taken for granted) in martial arts.

faunachimps

faunachimps:

Toby is enjoying some fresh air on the islands!

the fauna chimps are very cute

risingtensions

why does bird do this thing?