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The Plague at Athens, 430-427 BCE
In the 2nd year of the Peloponnesian War, 430 BCE, an outbreak...
The Magical Lullaby of Ancient Egypt
The Magical Lullaby (popularly known as Charm for...
Hygieia, the Goddess of Health
Modern medicine has its origin in the ancient world. The...
Cosmetics, Perfume, & Hygiene in Ancient Egypt
For the ancient Egyptians life was a celebration, and so, just...
Ten Ancient Egypt Facts You Need to Know
Ancient Egypt is defined as the civilization which flourished in...
Christiane Desroches Noblecourt - Strong as the Stones she was able to move
Her name echoes down the corridors, in classrooms and in books...
Plague of Cyprian, 250-270 CE
The Plague of Cyprian erupted in Ethiopia around Easter of 250...
Hallmarks in the History of Epilepsy: From Antiquity Till the Twentieth Century
The history of epilepsy is intervened with the history of humanity...
Disease and death in the ancient city of Rome
This paper surveys textual and physical evidence of disease...
Ancient Greek Society
Although ancient Greek Society was dominated by the male citizen...
Shock and Awe: The Performance Dimension of Galen’s Anatomy Demonstrations
Galen’s anatomical demonstrations on living animals constitute...
Magic in Ancient Greece
For the Greeks magic (mageia or goeteia) was a wide-ranging topic...