The Black Dinner

After the failure of the war in Dacia, Domitian sought to get even with the senators and equites in a truly unique way.


A small story of a man and his wealth during the Persian invasion of Greece.

Veni Vedi Vici

After Caesar’s victory over Pharnaces he sent to Rome his simple report, “Veni Vedi Vici”.

Combat Robots

These are robots used for fighting in militaries or at least in police forces.  Fedor /

Historic Findings: Griffin Warrior UPDATE

samot / 123RF Stock Photo Parthenon   The grave of the Griffin Warrior once again coughs up beauty. When the discovery was first released it was a massive story and hailed as a crowning achievement of the year. It’s not often you find a warrior in his armor and with specialized jewelry. In addition to…