Hérica Valladares explores the softer side of an ancient people famed for brutality.
The unique chariot includes elaborate scenes on rear medallions that refer to Eros, leading researchers to theorize that it could have been a chariot used for marriage rituals or processionals.
Researchers recently discovered systems of sorting rubbish, like mortar and plaster, for reuse.
The wooden box full of amulets, trinkets, and gems is believed to have belonged to a Roman sorceress, according to the Archaeological Park of Pompeii.
The 2,000-year-old snack bar is emblazoned with an enchanting and well-preserved logo.
The Getty Foundation has awarded $1 million in grants to support virtual preservation of cultural locations worldwide.
The Ancient Graffiti Project is now fundraising to conduct fieldwork of graffiti at Herculaneum this summer.
The house of a Roman banker known as Lucius Caecilius Jucundus was among the many in Pompeii ruined when Vesuvius erupted, but you can now examine the grand estate as it once stood intact.
When it comes to the ancient city of Pompeii, the Romans seem to get all the attention.
Senator Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign staff consists of an expected mix of seasoned, conservative strategists, but it does includes one unlikely adviser.
This week, the anti-slavery origins of the Christmas tree in the US, iPad art apps, Ai Weiwei documentary, Georgian architecture, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, danger in Pompeii, the state of the New Orleans art scene and Stocking.