The Roman Republic was a form of government that mixed democracy with aristocracy and monarchy.
The 8h Labor of Hercules, a two-part drama where Hercules is tricked, has a pang of conscience, and beats an evil prince and his carnivorous horses.
For National Herbs and Spices Day, here are three herbs and spices that trace their origins back to ancient times.
Ancient times aren't just in the past. Here are the latest news stories about all things ancient you need to know now.
King Midas was famous in myth for turning everything he touched to gold. But a real-life ancient Midas might have turned alliances and rebellions to gold!
Leda and Zeus didn't just have Helen - they spawned Castor and Polydeuces, a.k.a. Pollux. Check out the twin twosome's good and bad deeds.
ISIS has taken over the Syrian city of Palmyra. Here are four reasons Palmyra is an incredible treasure of the ancient world.
After King Tutankhamun's death, the glitz and glamor of his dynasty descended into murder and mayhem.
Meet Himilco, one of the greatest explorers of the ancient world. He might've made it all the way to Britain and Ireland!
Roman generals, politicians, and priests all used prophecies to guide their actions. Where'd they come from? In part, the famous Sibylline Books.