Ultraviolet light reveals how ancient Greek statues really looked
Original Greek statues were brightly painted, but after thousands of years, those paints have worn away. Find out how shining a light on the statues can be all that's required to see them as they were thousands of years ago.
DIY Spartan Hoplite Costume: How to Make a Helmet
See all the Spartan Hoplite Costume articles here! This year I'm re-vamping my old 300 costume and making it better and shinier! First off, a new helmet! Any good Spartan needs a helmet, but unfortunately I am not a metal-smith. So I made mine out of items I had around. Materials Used: Heavy Gold Poster Paper (JoAnn Fabrics, about $2) Pink Foam Board Duct Tape Gold Paint Glue Fake Feathers (black) Trim (JoAnn Fabrics, $2 with coupon) Thin Plastic Helmet (party favor from Party America, $1)…
Mummification ("Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)" by Green Day)
Imagine a mummy singing to you about what it's like to be a mummy. And that mummy was the lead singer for Green Day.(original remake of the instrumental)
Gladiator ("You Know I'm No Good" by Amy Winehouse)
It was a brutal life being a gladiator in ancient Rome. Featuring clips from Spartacus (with Kirk Douglas) and The Last Days of Pompeii (with Preston Foster...