Laelaps and the Teumessian Fox were two of the mythological creatures of ancient Greece, Laelaps was a dog who always caught what he chased, and the Teumessian Fox would always evade capture.
Considering the change to the process of Roman power and control in Britain in this period, was Boudicca's Rebellion a turning point?
From her home high on Mount Olympus, Aphrodite saw what was happening and became enraged with jealousy and indignation. She went in search of her son, Eros, he must curse Psyche.
The Greek myth of the hero Perseus' famous quest to kill the snaky-haired Medusa, whose glance could turn you to stone.
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.
Hephaestus was the Greek god of Fire and Metalworking, and one normally equated with Vulcan from Roman Mythology. In Ancient Greece, Hephaestus was the son of Hera and the husband of Aphrodite.
At one time the Greek god Cronus was the supreme deity of the Greek pantheon, he was though, usurped by his own son Zeus, and relegated to the periphery of religion in Ancient Greece.
The Greek myth of Prometheus, who stole fire from the Gods for the sake of humankind.
Born from the violent act of castration, Aphrodite became the symbol of love and beauty. She was the most sought after of the goddesses, but though she gave in to many, seemed capable of only loving three males none of...
The Greek Myth of Io, turned into a cow by Zeus and pursued through the world by a gadfly sent by jealous Hera.