The French Angelfish is known to inhabit the Western parts of the Atlantic Ocean as well as the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean waters. This gorgeous sea creature features a dark colorway complemented by yellow stripes, and it can grow up to 15 inches. A big part of its diet consists of sponges, and even though it is quite a sight to behold, the French Angelfish is also being sold at markets due to its tasty flesh.
The Edict of Nantes issued by Henry IV of France, granted the Calvinist Protestants of France (also known as Huguenots) substantial rights in a nation still considered essentially Catholic. In the Edict, Henry aimed primarily to promote civil unity.The Edict separated civil from religious unity, treated some Protestants for the first time as more than mere schismatics and heretics, and opened a path for secularism and tolerance. Henry's grandson, Louis XIV, annulated it.
Forskolin is a natural supplement derived from the root of a plant called Coleus forskohlii. Traditionally, this herbal treatment has been used to treat a variety of health conditions including insomnia, convulsions and heart and lung diseases. Treatment with forskolin may also aid in weight management; however, additional research validating these...
Le Chateau de Chambord (also seen in main image) was built in 1547, and has remained the the finest samples of the Renaissance architecture in France. As the former retreat of some of the most powerful French Kings – including Louis XIV – it’s filled with legends of royalty at every turn.
Springtime 1891. Émile Bernard is known as a Post-Impressionist painter who had artistic friendships with Van Gogh, Gauguin, Boch, & Cézanne. Most of his notable work was accomplished at a young age, in the years 1886 through 1897. He is also associated with Cloisonnism and Synthetism, two late 19th century art movements.
Café terrace at night, also known as Terrasse du café le soir, Place du forum, Arles, is a painting by the Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh that he made in september 1888 in the French city of Arles. Van Gogh used oil paint on canvas. The painting is 81 at 65.5 cm and is in the Kröller-Müller Museum in Otterlo.