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Gods in Color Exhibition: The Ancient Greek World As Never Seen Before (photos)

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) host Gods in Color: Polychromy in the Ancient World , an exhibition that presents ancient sculpture...

DNA Analysis Sheds Light to Minoans and Mycenaeans Origins

For the first time, scientists have obtained and analyzed genome sequences from the ancient Minoans and Mycenaeans, who lived three to five thousand years...
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4th of July: The Greek Roots of American Independence (video)

Hundreds of books have been written about the Greek influences on the founding of the United States. Most of the founding fathers had studied...
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Olyra: Meet the Ancient Greek Foods Company

Yiannis Varellas, a young man from Thrace in Greece, has made his mission to bring Ancient Greek foods into the mainstream culture. His company, Olyra,...

Onassis Cultural Center’s ‘A World of Emotions’ Exhibit Provides a Glimpse into Ancient Greece

The Onassis Cultural Center located in New York is recreating Ancient Greece for the public with its exhibit called A World of Emotions: Ancient...

Saint Sophia Cathedral in Los Angeles Becomes a Portal to Experiencing an Ancient Greek...

Two professors have joined forces to recreate the unique acoustic experience of ancient spaces and one of the amazing results has been the recreation of...

‘The Greek Guide to Greatness’ Series Showcases the Modern World Through Ancient Past

The National Hellenic Society (NHS) announced in a press release that it is working in collaboration with National Geographic as co-producers of a ten-part...

First Art Show for ‘Berlin Painter’ After 2,500 Years

It may have taken 2,500 years, but finally the unnamed Athenian artist who is known as the "Berlin Painter" will finally exhibit his art...

3D Printing Brings Replicas of Ancient Greek Art to the Classroom

An innovative idea struck Greg Lewis when he was in his forth-year double majoring in mechanical engineering and classics at University of Virginia (UVA)...

How the United States Was Modeled on Ancient Greek Architecture [pics]

In the 18th century, the United States was a new country, having just fought for and winning its independence. Benjamin Franklin wanted the design...
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4th of July: How Ancient Greek Ideals Influenced American Independence

Ancient Greece has impacted the western world in many aspects, but the most important element of our modern society, democracy, was the key element to...

THE GREEKS on display at the National Geographic Museum [Video]

The traveling display, 'THE GREEKS: Agamemnon to Alexander the Great', has met with great success in the United States. On the last leg of...

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