Ancient Greece was one of the most important civilizations in European history. One of its more significant sites was at Olympia, where archaeologists have been excavating for over a century. Today, they’re still finding priceless artifacts – and they’ve recently discovered something that may shed light on one of Greece’s greatest poems.

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The culture of ancient Greece has, in may ways, shaped our modern world. Ideas from Greek philosophers and mathematicians remain influential today and the English language is full of words which derive from Greek. And much of the literature produced within the civilization is still studied today, thousands of years after its creation.

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