Were the ancient Greek Titans really gigantic? No, they weren’t. But let’s explore where this idea came from in the first place.
A funny statue of Hercules in an exhibition on Carthage depicts him as a drunk relieving himself.
A gorgeous-looking and entertaining action game that, unsurprisingly, plays fast and loose with Roman history.
In ancient Egypt, the sphinx was a mythical creature associated with kings, as well as divinities (in particular the sun god).
An interesting object in the British Museum is a Cypriot terracotta statuette of a triple-bodied warrior.
Did the ancient Greeks actually believe in their own myths?
Some comments inspired by a few years’ worth of experience teaching Greek mythology to broad audiences.
How do the worlds created by Homer in his epic poems relate to historical and archaeological realities?
An action-adventure game that takes inspiration from ancient Greek vase-painting to establish its unique look.
A quick look at a number of ancient, marble statues belonging to a collection once owned by Elisabetta Farnese.