Trajan, Emperor of Rome, was a tough and meticulous general as well as a capable administrator and builder. More »
It is easy to see the glories of Rome, but it is just as important to bear in mind the horrors committed for the sake of the Empire. More »
Creators of cataphracts, barding and other types of horse armor used whatever metal was at hand, iron or bronze, and often stiffened the scales with leather. More »
Using the latest enhanced graphical technologies, Ryse: Son of Rome recreates the world of Ancient Rome in spectacular detail. More »
From AD 43 to AD 410, during the Roman occupation of what was then Britannia, Roman legions were the backbone of imperial authority. Read more here. More »
Between AD 60 and 61, Celtic Queen Boudicca of the Iceni tribe led an army of revolters into a fight against Gaius Paulinus, the Roman Governor of Britannia. More »
Although the bow and javelin are more famous ancient weapons, the sling was just as important to the skirmishers of old.
There are already some similarities between today’s refugee crisis and Nazi persecution in the 1930s. But how similar, only time will tell.
The remains of the missing from the USS Oklahoma are still being identified. Read about the most recent findings below.