Ancient Greek Mythology

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Scientists: the Golden Fleece Really Did ExistScientists: the Golden Fleece Really Did ExistIn ancient Greek mythology, the Fleece was the golden wool of the ram....
Symbolism of DolphinsSymbolism of DolphinsIn Greek mythology, some of the gods – such as Aphrodite - travel on dolphins. According to the ancient Greeks, the god of wine Dionysus was fond of turning drunken sailors into dolphins....
History of the Crete CivilizationHistory of the Crete CivilizationThe ancient Cretans were called the "teachers of the Greeks"....
The Legend of the Kingdom of HadesThe Legend of the Kingdom of HadesGreek mythology and ancient Greece have sparked interest for ages. This interest won't stop, since the myths and legends continue to entice young and old alike....
The Muses in Greek MythologyThe Muses in Greek MythologyClio in Ancient Greek mythology is the Muse of history and epic poetry. She is the mother of Hyacinth. She is depicted with a scroll of parchment....
The Romans Celebrated Saturnalia the Week Before ChristmasThe Romans Celebrated Saturnalia the Week Before ChristmasSaturn corresponds to the Greek god Cronus and Roman mythology held that during his reign there was equality, abundance and peace on the Earth....
How Homer Decribed the Thracians in the IlliadHow Homer Decribed the Thracians in the IlliadNumerous poets and historians of ancient Greece expressed their shock of the Thracians. Interestingly, a majority of the singers, musicians and artists in Greek mythology were born in Thrace....
The Myth of the Punishment of TantalusThe Myth of the Punishment of TantalusHere's what mythology says about this inhabitant of ancient Greece....
Perseids - the Legendary Meteor ShowerPerseids - the Legendary Meteor ShowerIt, in turn, is named after the famous hero from Ancient Greek mythology. The famed Perseus was the son of Zeus and Danaë (daughter of king Acrisius)....
10 Cats and Dogs of Magical Origin10 Cats and Dogs of Magical OriginIt's then no surprise that the 3-headed mastiff, known as Cerberus, guarded the entrance to the underworld in Greek mythology. Shih Tzu The Shih Tzu is an ancient dog breed linked to Buddhist mythology....
Newborn with a Single Eye Proves That Cyclopes Did ExistNewborn with a Single Eye Proves That Cyclopes Did ExistCyclopia is known to us even from the stories of Greek mythology in ancient times. The cyclopes were described as creatures living on the island of Sicily, who had only one eye in the middle of their forehead....
The most famous Greek mythsThe most famous Greek mythsThis is perhaps the most tragic heroic figure in Greek mythology. Among the famous Greek myths is that of Odysseus, which is told at length in Omir's Odyssey....
Which Mythological Creature are you, Based on Zodiac Sign?Which Mythological Creature are you, Based on Zodiac Sign?Gemini - Pixie These ancient beings from Scandinavian mythology are represented as eternally young things, dressed in green clothing....

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