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How did ancient Greek music really sound?
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

Have archaeologists discovered the 2,400-year-old tomb of ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle?
(Tech Times - Science, )

Researchers claim to have found definitive evidence of Philip II and a Scythian princess in an ancient Greek tomb, but what do the skeletons really tell us?
(Forbes - Technology, )

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66 examples:

Achilles was an ancient Greek hero.

You're going to speak Ancient Greek fluently!

There's an idea of rearticulation of ancient Greek drama.

The art historian wrote an essay about the ancient Greek vase.

Hercules, an ancient Greek hero celebrated for his superhuman strength, was pursued throughout his life by the hatred of Juno, the goddess of birth, matrimony and care, worshipped as queen of gods by the romans.

Few of the great works of ancient Greek literature are easy reading.
(Gilbert Murray)

The ancient Greek definition of happiness was the full use of your powers along lines of excellence.
(John F. Kennedy)

His findings are based on the analysis of an ancient Greek vessel (shown).
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Shakespeare and Inge - plus a contemporary take on an ancient Greek satire.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Translating ‘The Bacchae,’ an ancient Greek drama, in a rural Texas town.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Even Barbie Dolls and ancient Greek sculptures possess the secret ingredients.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The Temple of Zeus at Nemea, one of the four sites of the ancient Greek games.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

In-the-know advice on where to eat, sleep, stay and play in the ancient Greek capital.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The stories behind some ancient Greek and Roman coins from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

You don't name a sea creature after an ancient Greek warship unless it's built like a predator.
(Science Daily - News, )

Now, a team of archaeologists is studying the ruins for more clues on daily ancient Greek life.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Conspiracy theorist claim an ancient Greek sculpture depicts a woman using a 20th century tablet.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

This week: A TV-centric satire, a Lanford Wilson classic, and an ancient Greek tragedy reimagined.
(Matt Cooper in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

How weightlifting brought together a lover of ancient Greek myths and a Latin-dancing beauty queen.
(BBC Sport, )

The 3-year-old John Stuart Mill walked across Hampstead Heath reciting ancient Greek with his father.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

An ancient Greek virtue connects the struggles of Louis Zamperini, Odysseus, Theodore Roosevelt and more.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

An ancient Greek statue of Zeus has been recreated using 3D printing, after it was lost in the 5th Century.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Divers have discovered cargo from an ancient Greek shipwreck near the Aeolian Islands off the coast of Italy.
(BBC News - World News, )

Fragments of an ancient Greek text telling of an invasion of Greece by the Goths during the third century A.D.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

In ancient Greek myth, the Hydra was a multi-headed monster that grew two more heads for every one that it lost.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The mysterious object in this ancient Greek funeral relief is not a laptop, no matter how much you squint at it.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Researchers made the discovery during a 20-year dig in the ancient Greek city of Stagira, reports Atlas Obscura.
(USA Today - National, )

Like Cassandra, the ancient Greek prophetess, Britain's most prominent hedge-funder issues dire warnings others ignore.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Archeologists have found 80 shackled skeletons in an ancient Greek cemetery who appear to be victims of a mass execution.
(Reuters in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

A handwriting mystery involving a rare 1504 edition of Homer’s ancient Greek epic poem “The Odyssey” has been solved.
(NBC News Science, )

Scientists have used mass spectrometry to analyze bitumen samples from an ancient Greek amphora found on the Taman peninsula.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers have unearthed new clues to an ancient Greek astronomical puzzle that has fascinated archaeologists for over a century.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

People are going nuts over an ancient Greek statue that some conspiracy theorists say depicts a woman using a laptop with USB ports.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Women have long been portrayed in art as inscrutable ciphers, from the ancient Greek Kore statues with their tight smiles to the Mona Lisa.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Archaeologists have uncovered the expertly crafted robes of two female stone statues standing guard at the entrance of an ancient Greek tomb.
(NBC News Science, )

On a piece of parchment hundreds of years old, the words of an ancient Greek text stand out in deep black - but look closely, and you see more.
(NBC News Science, )

A collection of ancient Greek and Roman coins includes an incredibly rare aureus of the Roman emperor Otho, who reigned for a mere three months.
(Science Daily - News, )

An archaeologist investigating an ancient Greek tomb from Alexander the Great's era suggests it was a shrine for his closest friend Hephaestion.
(BBC News - World News, )

A fifth skeleton has been found in the famed ancient Greek Antikythera shipwreck, and it could be the first to produce DNA evidence about the crew.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Conspiracy theorists are having a field day with the resurrection of a 2014 YouTube video showing an ancient Greek gravestone with a modern-day laptop.
(Tech Times - Science, )

New Zealand university claims the ancient Greek leader's torturous 12-day death was caused by wine that had been drugged with a seemingly innocuous plant.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

One of the ancient world's longest poems, The Iliad, is set for a marathon performance this summer as part of a festival celebrating ancient Greek culture.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell star in the Broadway debut of Sam Shepard's 1983 drama, a twisted American West romance with shades of ancient Greek tragedy.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

James Bond co-star Ben Whishaw plays a seductive, vengeful, sexually ambivalent god of pleasure in this new version of the ancient Greek classic by Euripides.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Divers and archaeologists have retrieved stunning new finds from an ancient Greek ship that sank more than 2,000 years ago off the remote island of Antikythera.
(Science Daily - News, )

Archaeologists in Israel believe they have found the remains of an ancient Greek fortification used to control the Temple in Jerusalem more than 2,000 years ago.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

This week: A Golden State-themed makeover of a Shakespearean fantasy, an ancient Greek tragedy with a gospel twist, and a new adaptation of a classic French farce.
(Matt Cooper in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

The ancient Greek papyrus fragment of the Gospel of John, which reportedly dates back between A.D. 250 and A.D. 350, was spotted for sale on eBay in January for $99.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The odd-couple match of flamenco and ancient Greek tragedy in this production at West Park Presbyterian Church makes an “Aha!” kind of sense of the Sophocles work.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The week in science: Disaster strikes Taiwanese research vessel, UK launches its first space-weather forecasting centre, and ancient Greek shipwreck yields fresh booty.
(Nature, )

The exhibition “Defining Beauty: The Body in Ancient Greek Art” shows that the body in movement, both realistic and transcendent, was at the center of Greek art and thought.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Dr Heather Sharpe from West Chester University of Pennsylvania examined the ancient Greek drinking game of kottabos, which involved flinging wine from a kylix (shown) at targets.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Researchers in ancient scripture at Brigham Young University in Utah who translated the inscription from its original ancient Greek, have said it is unlike any they have seen before.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Titus Maccius Plautus (c. -184 BC) has been described by classicist and novelist Erich Segal as “the least admired and most imitated” of the ancient Greek and Roman dramatists.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Four ancient Greek tablets inscribed with curses call upon deities of the underworld to ‘cast hate’ upon the owners of four taverns, and bind them in blood and ashes with the dead.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Stargazing in a canyon in Arizona, attending a concert in the shadow of ancient Greek ruins, hiking through Edmonton’s river valley: At first glance, they might not have much in common.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Hannah Rawcliffe, a doctoral student at Indiana University, photographing the Uffizi Gallery’s collection of ancient Greek and Roman statuary, to eventually create high-resolution 3-D models.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Researchers at the University of Exeter found that ancient Greek doctors, such as Galen (pictured), wrote about the importance of flavour in food as a way of improving its health-giving potency.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

An ancient Greek palace filled with cultic objects and clay tablets written in a lost script may be the long-lost palace of Mycenaean Sparta, one of the most famous civilizations of ancient Greece.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

An archaeologist from the University of Pittsburgh says there is evidence from an ancient Greek cemetery in Sicily of the dead being weighed down with rocks to prevent them rising from their graves.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Scientists have deciphered Inscriptions on a mysterious 2,100 ancient Greek astronomy tool that bolster the theory that it is the world's oldest mechanical computer and reveal what it was likely used for.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

On today's show, we take a look at a terrifying new robot with snake-bots for legs, cheer Sony's plans to actually release "The Interview," and watch ancient Greek art come to life with the help of some clever animations.
(CNET News, )

Musicologists no longer insist that what has proved to be a uniquely innovative art form for four centuries was the exclusive product of scholars in Florence, Italy, who sought authentic reenactment of ancient Greek theater.
(Mark Swed in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Like Atlas in ancient Greek mythology, Lonnie Bunch has an immense load to carry as founding director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, which is now under construction near the Washington Monument on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
(Mike Boehm in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

On paper, Brett Ratner sounds like such an improbable choice to direct a large-scale ancient Greek epic that, going into his "Hercules," one could only hope for a less aggressively preposterous affair than Renny Harlin's bargain-basement "The Legend of Hercules" from earlier this year.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

In spite of titles that take us back to ancient Greek myths and Biblical stories, Charles Garabedian’s paintings are populated by refugees — men, women and children so far out of their element that their various states of homelessness make being a fish out of water seem like a walk in the park....
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

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