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Karaftu Caves, The Mysterious Lair of Hercules in Western Iran

The Caves of Karaftu are a magnificent spectacle formed by both nature and human activity over the course of millennia.

Have Archaeologists Discovered the Temple of Hercules?

Researchers in Spain believe that they have found the Temple of Hercules, long-lost, in the remains of a series of buildings in Andalusia

Statue of Heracles Unearthed in Ancient Greek City of Aizanoi

A stunning statue Heracles, the Greek demigod, has just been unearthed in the Ancient Greek city of Aizanoi, according to archaeologists statements to the press on Monday. The statue, unearthed on December 18, was found during the excavations being carried out...

The Goddess Hera’s Place in Ancient Greek Mythology

The goddess Hera, who loomed large in Ancient Greek mythology, was not only the wife and sister of Zeus, the King of the gods -- she was also a powerful deity in her own right. Hera, known as Juno in...

The Most Famous Creatures from Greek Mythology

There are many stories in Greek mythology as well as creatures, which are supernatural beings, by powers and abilities, mostly immortal. These strange and sometimes terrifying creatures were used according to Greek mythology by the gods. They were sent to protect someone or something or simply to cause fear.

Greek Football Club Owner Slaps Goalie for Mistake [video]

President of Larissa Football Club Alexis Kougias reportedly slapped goalkeeper Matias Degra after the player made a crucial mistake that cost the game against Heracles. The Monday evening match between Larissa and Heracles for the first day of the Super...