A closer look at one of the statue groups from the Collezione Farnese, originally perhaps by Apollonius of Tralles.
A sequel that is better in almost every way to the original, even if it has little to do with the original Perseus myth.
The gorgon Medusa was more than just a monster to be slain by Perseus: she has an interesting backstory of her own.
A remake of an awful movie that had nowhere to go but up. The end result is a bit of a mess, but largely entertaining anyway.
One of the buildings in Herculaneum features a tavern that offers a window into everyday life in a Roman town in the first century AD.
A fresco from Pompeii shows Perseus helping Andromeda after defeating a sea-monster.
A dull grind of a movie whose only saving grace, the special effects provided by Ray Harryhausen, haven’t stood the test of time.
Perseus defeated a sea-monster to rescue the beautiful Andromeda, but how did he do it?
Heavy metal band Manowar turned the Iliadic conflict between Achilles and Hector into an epic, eight-part song.