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Next time you glance at the wall clock in the gym to check your heartrate or notice the arm-squeezing machine at the doctor's office extracting your pulse, think back to these innovators from 2300 years ago....… Continue reading →
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http://specials.about.com/service/newsletters/ancienthistory/1374807600.htm Guess the 7s in this Ancient/Classical History newsletter.
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Normally, one starts a collection of stories about the hero Theseus with him as a young man defeating the minotaur, but there is a whole series' worth of prequels to this. One of these is the origin of the term sword and sand...
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6 Winter Holidays Besides Christmas. At or around the Winter Solstice there have been festivals and holidays in ancient as well as modern times.
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 Soulful Creatures  "Accompanies a major travelling exhibition - Bowers Museum, Santa Ana, CA, March 22-June 15, 2014; Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN, October 25, 2014-January 18, 2015; Brooklyn Museum , NY, Summer/Fall 2015."
Review of a book from the Brooklyn Museum, home to a substantial collection of ancient Egyptian animal mummies.
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... and the Role of the Legendary Wife of the Yellow Emperor
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If you've been reading the Myth Mondays for a while, it should also come as no surprise that there is more than one possible Virgo. Virgo is connected with a major Greek god, but whether it's Demeter, Apollo, or Dionysus depends....
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ive always associated athena with pallas and zeus
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