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Democracy was born in Greece

Democracy was born in Greece

Published: 2017-07-06

Democracy , is known as the best political system invented so far. It is looked at as an ideal government because of the freedoms that the citizens enjoy. This all wouldn’t be possible if it weren’t for Ancient Greeks! In 507 BC Cleisthenes ,the leader of the city-state of Athens ,implemented demokratia for the first time. The etymology of the word demokratia is giving power (kratos) to the people(demos).In particular, ... read more

Hippocrates – Father of Modern Medicine

Hippocrates – Father of Modern Medicine

Published: 2017-06-27

Did you know that many of the things we enjoy in modern society were invented by the Ancient Greeks? The modern science of medicine was founded in ancient Greece. Hippocrates is considered the father of modern medicine. Born in Kos,he was the first to approach medicine as a science,establish basic principles and teach medicine to his students and followers. Hippocrates made serious efforts to understand the human body and find cures ... read more