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Reconstructed Face of 9,000-Year-Old Teen Reveals How Our Ancestors Looked

There’s no such thing as complete evidence of our ancient human ancestors. They didn’t leave behind records for us to interpret, and as far as we can tell, they didn’t back up their files on  455 more words

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Athens, New Acropolis Museum

Today I visited the New Acropolis Museum, an amazing modern museum just below the Holy Acropolis Hill. It is a place we ALL need to visit at least once. 250 more words

Separated In Eternity But Forever In Love.

When I saw these two statue heads I had this feeling from that particular angle like there was a hint of an attraction, like they needed to see each other in the eyes, an impossible task. 18 more words

🇬🇧 Acropolis Hill and Museum #Athens, Greece

Acropolis Museum and Hill
City: Athens, Greece
Location: Downtown, Acropolis Hill
Theme: Classic Greek History and Architecture
Link: http://www.theacropolismuseum.gr/en
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Price: 05 € 363 more words

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The Parthenon Marbles

I was recently acquainted with the knowledge that Christopher Hitchens was one of the leading voices in the case of reunifying the Parthenon marbles and as a consequence of which I discovered his book. 571 more words

Books

NAME THAT COUNTRY

Pensive Athena, 5th-century BCE relief sculpture from the acropolis in the name-sake city-state of this goddess of wisdom, justice, civilization, the arts and warfare, among other things. 63 more words

Name That Country Quiz

Athens: Acropolis & Museum, Anafiotika

One goal of any tourist visiting Athens surely has to be a visit to the Acropolis. Even if history isn’t your thing, the views from such an elevated point demand attention. 677 more words

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