The Olympian

By Fidel Martinez-Greer

News and Current Affairs

Greeks defeated at Thermopylae

King Leonidas has been defeated at Thermopylae.

Weather Report

Entertainment & Arts Section

Debate over founder of scene painting

Agathararchus a self taught painter of Samos, is said by Vitruvius to have invented scene painting. However, Aristotle claims that scene painting was introduced by Sophocles. Agathararchus is infact the first painter to ever us graphic perspective on a large scale.

Sports Section

Heraea Games

In addition to the Olympic Games, the Heraea Games will begin as the first competition for women in the Olympic Stadium. The Heraea Games will consist of foot races.


Deaths at the Battle of Thermopylae

King Leonidas and his 300 spartans