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Nike: The Greek Goddess Who Inspired the Most Popular Sports Brand in the World

One of the most popular and recognized sports brands in the world Nike, inclunding the "swoosh" logo, was inspired by Niké, the Greek goddess of victory.

Iris, the Greek Goddess of the Rainbow

Iris, the Greek goddess of the rainbow, also served as a messenger of the gods. Although now a little known member of the pantheon, Iris was a prominent figure in many ancient myths and is now even a character...

Ancient Greek Women Who Left Their Mark in History

In Ancient Greece several women were defiant and established themselves as respected doctors, philosophers or mathematicians.

Greeks Demand Sneaker Recall After Nike Misspells Name of Ancient Goddess

Greeks were angered by the apparent misspelling of the Greek goddess Nike on the sneakers by the American multinational of the same name.

Nike Celebrates Greek Goddess Of Victory But Misspells Name

Nike, whose brand name derives from the Greek goddess of the same name, celebrated the goddess by releasing a new pair of sneakers.

Amy Schumer Compared to a Greek Goddess in Body Positive Post

Amy Schumer recently went semi-nude for Pirelli's 2016 Calendar and has received much criticism regarding her body image. She originally posted the photo for which she was topless with the caption, "Beautiful, gross, strong, thin, fat, pretty, ugly, sexy, disgusting, flawless, woman." Schumer's...

Parthenon Might Have Served as Athens' Treasury

During the yearly meeting of the Classical Association of Canada, a team of researchers claimed that the attic of the millennia-old Greek temple of Parthenon might have been the ideal place for Athenians to hide their vast cash reserves around 434 BC. After all, nobody would...

'Greek Chic' Style Dominates Fashion World

The Greek Goddess style is a must in fashion trends. Maxi chiffon one shoulder dresses with cut-outs combined with leather gladiator sandals are everywhere to be seen on catwalks. They represent the beloved Greek chic style. The right accessory for...