The coinage of ancient Greece has given us some of the most recognisable images from antiquity as they were stamped with...
Greek Colonies of the Northern Black Sea
Map showing Ancient Greek colonies on the northern coast of the Black Sea, c. 450 BC.
In the first half of the first millennium BCE, Greek city-states, most of which were maritime powers, began to look beyond...
Greek Dark Age
The Greek Dark Age is the interval between the collapse of the Mycenaean civilization, around 1200 BCE, and the Greek Archaic...
The ancient Greeks were particularly concerned with such fundamental questions as who should rule and how? Should sovereignty...
The mathematicians of ancient Greece made a hugely significant contribution to world thought and all practical subjects...
The ancient Greeks initially regarded illness as a divine punishment and healing as, quite literally, a gift from the...
Greek mythology, as in other ancient cultures, was used as a means to explain the environment in which humankind lived...
Who are we? How can we be happy? Does the universe have a purpose? Greek philosophers approached the big questions...
Greek Pottery from c. 1000 to c. 400 BCE provides not only some of the most distinctive vase shapes from antiquity but...