For anyone taking an ancient history class who needs a run down of some of the big names in antiquity.
Admetus can cheat death but only if someone else will agree to die in his place. His beloved wife Alcestis is the only volunteer.
Of the basilicas that are from these two timeframes, the Hagia Sophia and Pantheon are the most well-known
The Roman Empire was the mightiest Empire ever to inhabit the European continent, but as we all know it fell into ruin long ago. But what if it didn't? How would Europe look today?
Olive oil is used today in mostly cooking and for health reasons. But in Rome there were many more ways it was used, making it one of the most valuable goods in the empire.
Understanding the Origins of the Story of Pandora by taking a look at the known relevent texts.
One of the biggest factors in what a person would wear in ancient Egypt was their social class. The richer you were, the lighter the garment you would wear.
The Celtic Picts of Scotland were the original inhabitants and genetic research today confirms that they were the original "Scots.
Who were the most noteworthy ancient Egyptian queens and why? This article focuses on Queen of the Nile such as Nefertiti, Hatshepsut, Nefertari, and Cleopatra.
The nucleus of the people called Kikuyu today came from the land of Ancient Egypt, during the reign of Pharaoh Akhenaten. They used the Ethiopia route to get to Mount Kenya. According to evidence from power handing over...