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Ancient Greece

  • Macedonian Hoplites
    21 Feb 2011 (0)

    In an ancient manual about warfare, Aeneas offers hints, tips, tricks, practical solutions and advice about preparing for, surviving and fighting back a city siege and how to use a

  • 12 Jan 2011 (0)

    Ancient Greece was an important source of inspiration for Karl Lagerfeld's stylings for the 2011 Pirelli calendar.

  • Aristophanes was always making political jokes in his plays.
    30 Nov 2010 (0)

    Did the Ancient Greeks tell jokes? Michael C. Scott has a look behind the punchlines

  • An image from a Greek vase 500BCE of a Satyr play
    12 Oct 2010 (0)

    Michael C. Scott reveals the stark difference between theatre in ancient Greece and today

  • 27 Sep 2010 (0)

    Medical pills found aboard an ancient Greek shipwreck provide insight into ancient treatments and complex trading networks

  • 13 Sep 2010 (1)

    The ancient Greek Olympics were games where athletes competed for eternal glory

  • 30 Aug 2010 (0)

    Michael C Scott discusses extraordinary remains of Greek settlement in modern day Libya

  • Venus Braschi, a Roman variant of the Knidian Aphrodite, Munich Glyptothek.
    17 Aug 2010 (0)

    Michael C Scott unclothes the history of statues.

  • Michael C. Scott
    3 Aug 2010 (0)

    Inventories may sound pretty boring, but they reveal the changing fortunes of ancient Greece.

  • Micheal C Scott
    26 Jul 2010 (0)

    Cambridge scholar Micheal C. Scott looks into Greece's ancient love for inventories and their meaning.

  • 15 Jun 2010 (0)

    Michael C Scott at the real power women had in Ancient Greece

  • It all looks a lot safer on a vase
    26 May 2010 (0)

    Michael C Scott looks at ancient piracy in the wilds of the Aegean and Adriatic seas

  • Ancient runners
    28 Apr 2010 (0)

    Cambridge Fellow Michael C Scott examines the length of Pheideppides' fatal run to let all know that the Athenians had beat the Persians at the Battle of Marathon.

  • The Oracle of Delphi
    15 Apr 2010 (0)

    Cambridge University Fellow, Micheal C. Scott enlightens readers this week with a description of Ancient Greek religious beliefs and mores.

  • Asclepius the father of spiritual medicine
    30 Mar 2010 (0)

    Cambridge Fellow Dr Michael C Scott looks at the way spirituality and modern medicine melded in Ancient Greece.

  • Brad Pitt as Achilles in Troy
    22 Mar 2010 (0)

    Cambridge Fellow Michael C Scott this week tackles Hollywood’s obsession with the ancient epics

  • 1 Mar 2010 (0)

    Cambridge Fellow, Micheal C. Scott, examines the unique sexual mores of Ancient Greece in this week's column.

  • Cambridge Fellow, Michael C Scott
    16 Feb 2010 (1)

    Cambridge Fellow, Michael C Scott on Ancient Greek reverence of the dead

  • 1 Feb 2010 (0)

    Cambridge Fellow, Michael C Scott, begins an exclusive column for Neos Kosmos. He will be giving readers a fortnightly insight into the reality of everyday life in Ancient Greece.

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