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Proverbs?a Deeper Meaning

We've reported that ancient legends probably have an origin in fact. But what about those proverbs we've been hearing all our lives??Like "an apple doesn't fall far from the tree." Scientists want to understand why we get so much meaning from these deceptively simple statements.

They had to start by finding out what part of the brain...

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King Arthur was?Italian?

According to author Mario Moiraghi, the legend of King Arthur, his sword Excalibur, and the knights of the Round Table originated in Italy, and not in England. Moiraghi says a sword embedded in a rock in an abbey in Tuscany that dates to the year 1180 is the original "sword in the stone."

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