Introduction to Ancient Greece. Part.3 of 3 of ‘Community Curriculum’ videos produced in partnership with the Great North Museum and Newcastle University.
Greek Mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient Greeks, concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world, and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices. It was a part of the religion in ancient Greece and is part of religion in modern
Atë, the Greek goddess of mischief. Atë, also known as Até or Aite, is the Greek goddess of mischief, delusion, ruin and folly. Até also refers to the action performed by the hero, usually because of hubris, that often leads to his or her death or downfall. Her parents were Zeus and Hera. In Homer’s Iliad (Book 19) she is called the eldest daughter of Zeus […]
Archaeologists Find One Of The “Finest Works Of Prehistoric Greek Art Ever” In Griffin Warrior.’ For several years, archaeologists have been rooting around the 3,500-year-old tomb of a Bronze Age warrior they call the “Griffin Warrior.” Within this ancient tomb, they have previously unearthed the warrior’s skeleton and an array of jewelry. Now, the […]