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Downfall of ancient Greece blamed on 300-year drought

A 300-year drought may have caused the demise of several Mediterranean cultures, including ancient Greece, new research suggests.<p>A sharp drop in rainfall may have led to the collapse of several eastern Mediterranean civilizations, including ancient Greece, around 3,200 years ago. The resulting …

Greek gods and ancient Greece – news and resources round up

The discovery of a statue of Apollo is the perfect excuse to teach ancient Greece to your students. Here's our collection of links, news and lesson plans to help you

Diagnosing Mental Illness in Ancient Greece and Rome

Gods-given hallucinations and suppressing anger for the greater good: How what's considered "abnormal" has changed.<p>We can put a man on the moon a rover on Mars but we’re still figuring out our own brains. Mental illness is stigmatized, potentially overdiagnosed, and often misunderstood. Scientists …

Map of Greece under Theban Hegemony

License<p>Based on Wikipedia content that has been reviewed, edited, and republished. Original image by <b>Megistias</b>. Uploaded by Jan van der Crabben, …

Map of the Successor Kingdoms, c. 303 BCE

License<p>Based on Wikipedia content that has been reviewed, edited, and republished. Original image by <b>Javierfv1212</b>. Uploaded by Jan van der Crabben, …

Hellenic Trade Routes, 300 BCE

Magna Graecia

Greek and Phoenician Colonization

Illustration<p>by Jan van der Crabben<br>published on 26 April 2012<p>About the Author<p>Jan is the Founder and CEO of Ancient History Encyclopedia, leading the …

Peloponnesian War

License<p>Based on Wikipedia content that has been reviewed, edited, and republished. Original image by <b>Marsyas</b>. Uploaded by Mark Cartwright, published …

Greek Phoenician Colonies

Illustration<p>by <b>Benowar et al.</b><br>published on 26 April 2012<p>License<p>Based on Wikipedia content that has been reviewed, edited, and republished. Original …

Battle of Thermopylae 480 BCE

Ancient History

Map of Alexander the Great's Conquests

License<p>Original image by <b>US Military Academy</b>. Uploaded by Jan van der Crabben, published on 20 December 2011 under the following license: Public …

Map of Troy

Archaeology

Map of Classical Greek Sanctuaries

License<p>Original image by <b>Marsyas</b>. Uploaded by Jan van der Crabben, published on 26 April 2012 under the following license: Creative Commons: …

Map of the Mediterranean 550 BC

Illustration<p>by <b>Javierfv1212</b><br>published on 26 April 2012<p>A map of the Mediterranean around 550 BC, showing the major cultures:<br>- Greece and its colonies<br>- …

Map of Persepolis

License<p>Original image by <b>Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition, Vol. 2</b>. Uploaded by Jan van der Crabben, published on 26 April 2012 under the …

Public Domain

Map of the Peloponnesian War, Beginning

Acropolis Plan, Athens

Athens

Map of the Expansion of Macedon

Illustration<p>by <b>Megistias</b><br>published on 26 April 2012<p>A map showing the expansion of Macedon, around the time of the Peloponnesian War, between 431 - 336 …

Macedonia under Philip II

Satrapies in the Macedonian Empire