Ancient Rome

Sapa, the lead sweetener that destroyed ancient Rome

Wed, 31 Aug 2022 - 01:29 GMT

How far did people in ancient times go to enhance the flavor of their food and drinks?

Gladiator battles in ancient Roman arenas: Between slavery & the desire to earn money

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 12:34 GMT

Archaeological studies confirmed that wrestling was not without blood among the men who wrestled.

Did women fight brutal wrestling matches in ancient Rome?

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 01:23 GMT

According to the History website, female gladiators fought in command of the ancient city of Pompeii, which was swept away by the volcano Vesuvius in 79 AD.

January: The Gateway month in ancient Rome

Wed, 01 Jan 2020 - 02:20 GMT

In ancient Rome, Romans called January “Mensis Ianuarius”. They derived the name from the name of their pagan lord "Ianuarius".