Museums

Museum of the Bible quietly replaces questioned artifact

Oct 5, 2019

The Museum of the Bible in Washington has quietly replaced an artifact purported to be one of a handful of miniature Bibles that a NASA astronaut carried to the moon in 1971 after an expert questioned its authenticity

AP Photos: Indian lockdown upends Kashmir children's lives

Sep 25, 2019

AP Photos: As the disputed Himalayan region of India-controlled Kashmir reels under an unprecedented lockdown, the children of the region remain the most affected

AP Exclusive: US helping Venezuela's Guaido track stolen art

Sep 19, 2019

U.S. officials are investigating the suspected looting of European and Latin American artwork they believe is being plundered by Venezuelan government insiders as Nicolas Maduro struggles to maintain his grip on power

Queer style kicks off NY Fashion Week with inclusive show

Sep 6, 2019

In celebration of gender-fluid fashion and inclusion of all kinds, the queer-style digital magazine dapperQ threw a runway party at the start of New York Fashion Week

Businessman-art collector Leonard A. Lauder writing memoir

Aug 22, 2019

Leonard A. Lauder, former chairman of Estee Lauder Companies, is working on a memoir about the cosmetics company his mother founded and he helped build into an international empire

Olson, Canha hit back-to-back HRs to lead A's past Yanks 6-2

Aug 21, 2019

Matt Olson and Mark Canha hit back-to-back homers in the first inning to lead the Oakland Athletics to their fifth win in six games with a 6-2 victory over the New York Yankees

Gazans struggle to protect antiquities from neglect, looting

Aug 7, 2019

Gazans struggle to protect antiquities after decades of uprisings, war and political turmoil

Experts stamp out Iowa museum hopes: 'Inverted Jenny' a fake

Aug 3, 2019

Representatives of a small aviation museum in southwestern Iowa hoped they had stumbled upon a rare postage stamp potentially worth a fortune but learned Friday it's not the real deal.

11 brothers from Alabama, 158 years of US military service

Jul 31, 2019

With a combined 158 years of military service, the sons of Ben and Hattie Davis give special meaning to the term 'band of brothers.'

Ebony and Jet images to be donated after photo archive sale

Jul 26, 2019

The photo archive of Ebony and Jet magazines chronicling African American history is set to head to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and other cultural institutions

Welcome to The Zig Zag World. This travel blog will help you to make the most out of your travel time with interesting destination guides. Our paths will definitely cross some day as we zigzag around the world.

Contact us: sales@thezigzagworld.com