Thucydides' historical account, History of the Peloponnesian War, is considered a classic, as well as being one of the earliest known history books.
The US celebrated the new federal holiday of Juneteenth, while two trailblazing cities elected to put up new statues of George Floyd on Saturday.
American Philhellenes came to the aid of the Greek people during the Greek Revolution of 1821 and became brothers in arms for liberation.
The gardens of a seventeenth-century Croatian palace were the setting for an ancient necropolis, where human remains were found in pithoi.
Officials from the Israeli Antiquities Authority recently displayed a 5th-century Evil Eye that served as a talisman against evil.
New research from an Israeli archaeological dig has proven that modern humans and Neanderthals lived together some 50,000 years ago.
The Lost City Of Heracleion, which was once the largest port in Egypt, was discovered underwater after more than 2,000 years.
Billionaire Elon Musk is notorious for his sense of humor and his penchant for mixing his taste in internet memes with his various business and technology ventures -- to varying success -- but his most recent project is a...
The discovery of the ancient Greek shipwreck "Odysseus," thought to be the oldest of its kind ever found, at the bottom of the Black Sea could change our understanding of shipbuilding and seafaring in the ancient world. The 75ft ancient...
Greek mosaic artist Grigoris Kalagias creates stunning artworks which help to keep his country's history alive and accessible.
A document in the US National Archives reveals the damage caused to Greek antiquities during Germany's occupation of the country 1941-1944.