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The conspiracy behind this famous statue

The conspiracy behind this famous statue

These are all the same woman. Which one do you recognize? Why? How did the Venus de Milo, an armless ancient statue, go from being lost on a tiny Greek island to an international icon? It’s part of a story that spans centuries – and a possible cover-up that starts with a missing piece right …

History-Makers: Anna Komnena

History-Makers: Anna Komnena

The Byzantines have a well-deserved A+ in art class, but their written work is a little… ehhh? Thing is, most Byzantine literature reads like a modern textbook — sure it’s informative, but the writing is drier than chalk-dust, and it could stand to lose a couple hundred pages. But there’s one defiant Byzantine historian out …

Blue’s Dumb History Tales #2

Blue’s Dumb History Tales #2

Earlier last year I found myself with a surprise gap in my upload schedule, so I did what any self-respecting online content creator would do: I panicked, hastily cobbled together a glorified meme-dump, and then watched in shock as it became one of my most popular videos of the year. I’d say the internet is …

ΕΛΛΗΝΟΤΟΥΡΚΙΚΑ | Το ζήτημα της Υφαλοκρηπίδας & της ΑΟΖ -(ΓΕΩΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΕΣ ΕΞΕΛΙΞΕΙΣ 14.2.2020)[Eng subs]

ΕΛΛΗΝΟΤΟΥΡΚΙΚΑ | Το ζήτημα της Υφαλοκρηπίδας & της ΑΟΖ -(ΓΕΩΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΕΣ ΕΞΕΛΙΞΕΙΣ 14.2.2020)[Eng subs]

Dear friends goodevening from Athens and welcome to the 23rd episode of the series «Geopolitical Developments». First of all, we apologize that we did not upload a new episode last week but as you saw in our announcement, some corrections had to be made in episode 21, since we had included some texts from the …