A man was jailed for four years and eight months yesterday after earning £850,000 from making fake art treasures with the help of his parents in their 80s in their terraced house in Bolton. Shaun Greenhalgh's biggest triumph was the sale for £440,000 of a statue which he claimed was 3,300 years old and represented the Princess Amarna, daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten and Queen Nefertiti. … [Read more...] about How garden shed fakers fooled the art world
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It came after Prince Andrew was forced to step down from public duties last year after his disastrous Newsnight interview in which he failed to show empathy to the victims of his paedophile pal Jeffrey Epstein. … [Read more...] about Queen, 93, pulls out of annual visit to Sandringham Women’s Institute branch because she has a cold
Brown is a seven-time Pro Bowler and has been named to the NFL’s All Pro first-team four times. He was not seen as a star coming out of college and seemed almost an after-thought when he was drafted in the sixth-round by the Steelers in the 2010 draft. Since then, he has recorded more than 1,000 yards receiving in seven of his nine seasons in the league. … [Read more...] about Four-time All Pro Antonio Brown intends to ‘move on’ from Steelers
Michele A Basso, PhD Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Neurobiology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, Brain Research Institute, University of Callifornia Los Angeles, USA … [Read more...] about Primate research is crucial if we are to find cures for diseases like Parkinson’s
Even though vast sums are invested in iconic architecture, there is often not enough funding to hire a professional team of curators, managers, registrars and conservators. Lee has interviewed exhibit researchers and planners who have waited years for indebted local governments to pay them for their work. … [Read more...] about Why are huge museums in China virtually empty?