Monthly Archives: July 2018

The world’s most mysterious women’s health manual

At Covert Concepts, we love secret rooms and passageways, mysteries, codes, conspiracies, and women’s health manuals. OK, wait, that last one sounds a little creepy. But there is one mysterious book—that may or may not be a medieval women’s health manual—that piques our interest because it has vexed experts for 600 years. We’re talking about the Voynich Manuscript.     In 1915, a Polish revolutionary and book dealer named Wilfrid Voynich introduced the world to…

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The Founding Freemasons

  Happy Independence Day! At Covert Concepts, we love conspiracy theories, so what better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than to look at the conspiracy theories surrounding the Founding Fathers and the Freemasons. Who are the Freemasons? The Freemasons, or Masons for short, are a charitable organization and are the world’s largest and oldest fraternity, with roots that go back to the 14th century. Freemasonry began as a medieval guild for stonemasons, but…

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