St Albans Cathedral places painting of the Last Supper with a black Jesus above its altar

A painting of the Last Supper featuring a black Jesus is being showcased at St Albans Cathedral in solidarity with Black Lives Matter.   The Dean has agreed to install the 9ft piece of artwork on the altar after conceding that the church is in a weak position to preach about racial justice. Titled A Last … Read more St Albans Cathedral places painting of the Last Supper with a black Jesus above its altar

Feet of Jesus in Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper are revealed in ‘gigapixel’ detail by Google

The feet of Jesus in Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper have been revealed in gigapixel detail in a Google project that aims to bring some of the collection of Royal Academy of Arts online amid the coronavirus lockdown. The London-based academy is the latest to join the Google Arts & Culture platform, where high-res … Read more Feet of Jesus in Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper are revealed in ‘gigapixel’ detail by Google

Last supper of an armoured dinosaur that died 110 million years ago is found fossilised in its guts

An 18-foot armoured dinosaur that died 110 million years ago feasted on fern leaves as part of its final meal, according to a study of its remains. The fossilised plant remains were discovered inside the guts of the bone-plated Borealopelta markmitchell by scientists from the University of Saskatchewan. The huge armoured beast weighed up to one-and-a-half … Read more Last supper of an armoured dinosaur that died 110 million years ago is found fossilised in its guts

Robot gorilla ‘spy’ captures the first footage of Silverbacks in Uganda singing for their supper

A pack of Silverback Mountain gorillas in Uganda were caught for the first time on camera performing a supper serenade.  Filmmakers captured the unique ritual by placing a robotic ‘spy’ that resembles a young gorilla deep in the jungle. The team designed the animatronic machine with realistic eye movements, as wild gorillas communicate with each … Read more Robot gorilla ‘spy’ captures the first footage of Silverbacks in Uganda singing for their supper