Greek Golden Age!
Democracy, Science, Philosophy, Literature, Military, Math.
The City State of Athens
The city-state of Athens was the birthplace of many magnificent ideas. Ancient Athenians were smart, thoughtful people who enjoyed the systematic study of subjects such as science, philosophy, and history, Athletics are a large part of their life's.
Socrates, considered one of the most important and influential philosophers in history, was known for his non-traditional teaching methods and his use of questioning to help reveal the underlying assumptions of his students.
Ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle was born circa 384 B.C. in Stagira, Greece. When he turned 17, he enrolled in Plato’s Academy. In 338, he began tutoring Alexander the Great. In 335, Aristotle founded his own school, the Lyceum, in Athens, where he spent most of the rest of his life studying, teaching and writing. Aristotle died in 322 B.C.