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This new Van Gogh movie will be made up entirely of oil paintings

<i>Loving Vincent</i>, an upcoming biopic from Oscar-winning Polish painter and director Dorota Kobiela and producer Hugh Welchman, delves into Vincent van …

UNESCO, Italy form task force to protect cultural treasures

Italy has teamed up with UNESCO in an effort to protect art, archaeological sites and artifacts endangered by extremists like the "Islamic State," …

Palmyra

Top Ten Family Movie Night Movies Set in Ancient and Medieval Times

Like many families, we often have a Friday family movie night, complete with homemade pizza or tacos. Since I’m a typical homeschool mom, I get giddy …

Ancient History

This infographic shows how currency debasement contributed to the fall of Rome

<i>The Money Project is an ongoing collaboration between Visual Capitalist and Texas Precious Metals that seeks to use intuitive visualizations to explore the origins, nature, and use of money.</i><p>At its peak, the Roman Empire held up to 130 million people over a span of 1.5 million square miles.<p>Rome had …

Ancient History

This video lets you fly around an accurate model of Ancient Rome at its peak

If you've ever dreamed of strolling through the streets of Ancient Rome — you're probably out of luck. But thanks to a detailed 3D rendering of the city, created by Rome Reborn and Khan Academy, you can get a good sense of the city's grandeur and epic scope.<p>The video shows Rome as it looked back in …

Ancient History

Thousands of Ancient Egyptian Texts Have Just Been Deciphered, Revealing Hangover Cures And Death Notes

Sign up now to transcribe some ancient Egyptian papyri.<p>In January 1897, British archaeology students Bernard Grenfell and Arthur Hunt dug into what …

Archaeology