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Ancient Myths

The Anunnaki: Myth Of Ancient Deities That Predate Hist...

August 29, 2020

Detail of the Sumerian ruler from the British Museum's collection. (CM Dixon/Print Collector/Getty Images) If you've ever watched the History Channel's Ancien...

Saint Patrick Blue: He Wasn't Always Green

March 17, 2020

The altar at Saul Church before the annual Saint Patrick's Day service shows the patron saint of Ireland wearing a blue robe, not a green one. (Charles McQuillan/Getty Images) ...

The Assassination Of Julius Caesar: History And Stories...

March 15, 2020

The death of Caesar. (Leemage/UIG via Getty Images) Beware the Ides of March! If you're like most of us, you were introduced to this phrase, as well as the as...

Our Image of Neanderthals Is All Wrong: The First Skele...

August 20, 2019

When you say the word "Neanderthal" to most people, the image that pops into their heads is that of a stooped, stocky, primitive humanoid creature that lacke...