Serpents in the Stars: The Hydra Constellation
Written by Danielle Alexander, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom In modern astronomy, this constellation is often divided into two or four
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Crown of the Northern Skies: Corona Borealis
Written by Danielle Alexander, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom In Eastern traditions, this constellation is called, rather humbly, the Broken Bowl.
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Everyone knows about the seahorse, but what about the star horse?
Written by Danielle Alexander, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The horse features relatively heavily in Greek mythology, with Hesiod referring to
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Ancient Agora
Written by Ed Whalen, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The ancient Agora of Athens is one of the most influential archaeological
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The Eagle, or Aquila, Constellation
Written by Danielle Alexander, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Zeus features heavily in a lot of starlore, and the Eagle constellation
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7 Most Iconic Greek Temples
Written by Divya Gupta, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The most sacred structures in Greek Mythology were the enigmatic sanctuaries. Temples
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The Plague
Quarantine in the Ancient World
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The World Health Organization has declared the COVID 19 outbreak a pandemic.
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The History of the Rosetta Stone
By Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Ancient Egypt has fascinated people since ancient times. However, the history and knowledge
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Hevelius' ursa major
The Bear in the Big Blue Abyss: Ursa Major
By Danielle Alexander, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom When you look up at the twinkling stars in the velvet sky, what
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Da Vinci
The History Behind the Vitruvian Man
The story sounds like a Dan Brown thriller: Leonardo Da Vinci’s notebooks contain a skillfully executed, albeit curious image.  A
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