Herodotus: “Histories”

Born in Halicarnassus in the 5th century BCE, Herodotus wrote the first narrative history, attempting to ensure “that things done by man” would “not be forgotten in time” (Hdt. 1.1.0). Herodotus’s Histories, organised into nine books, covers the years 650-497 BCE and notably explores the Greco-Persian wars. Herodotus was interested in the cause of the animosity … Read more

Herodotus: “Histories”

Born in Halicarnassus in the 5th century BCE, Herodotus wrote the first narrative history, attempting to ensure “that things done by man” would “not be forgotten in time” (Hdt. 1.1.0). Herodotus’s Histories, organised into nine books, covers the years 650-497 BCE and notably explores the Greco-Persian wars. Herodotus was interested in the cause of the animosity … Read more

Masked Histories

A celebration of the extraordinary turtle shell masks of the Torres Strait.카지노사이트 Masked Histories celebrates the remarkable Torres Strait Islander turtle shell masks that were taken or traded by Europeans throughout the nineteenth century. Displayed as curiosities or art in museums and galleries around the world, the Islander knowledges they held were silenced. Delving into old … Read more

The biggest space telescope in history is going to take our breath away

Investigating unusual new universes. Figuring out the beginnings of the universe. 카지노사이트 Looking for life in the cosmic system. These are not the plot of another sci-fi film, yet the mission targets of the James Webb Space Telescope, the hotly anticipated replacement to the Hubble Space Telescope. On Christmas, NASA sent off the Webb from … Read more