The Tree of Tule

Árbol del Tule has the stoutest trunk of any tree in the world. The age is unknown, local Zapotec legend holds that it was planted about 1,400 years ago by Pecocha, a priest of Ehecatl, the Aztec wind god. … More The Tree of Tule

Uruk

Uruk was an ancient city of Mesopotamia located on the east bank of the river Euphrates. According to the Sumerian tradition, this city was the home of Gilgamesh. … More Uruk