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Crete: The New/Original Tuscany?

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 09.28.2013 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

Outside the front door of our villa on the mountain was a fountain. Really just a spigot in a stone hearth bringing water up from the well, but the water from this Cretan well was the best I have ever tasted.

DNA Points To Surprising Origin For Ancient Island Civilization

natureheader | Posted 05.15.2013 | Science

By Ewen Callaway When the British archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans discovered the 4,000-year-old Palace of Minos on Crete in 1900, he saw the vestiges ...

Ancient Island Civilization Called Surprisingly Warlike

Posted 01.16.2013 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 01/15/2013 01:33 PM EST on LiveScience The civilization made famous by the myth of th...