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The Mystery of having a Friday on the 13th

It is the year of the number 13. For most people this is considered “unlucky,” and for others it is “lucky.” The number 13 has many meanings and interpretations in different religions and cultures around the world. It is what you want it to be. *Why has the number 13 evolved as unlucky? *When is […]

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The history of Antigonos II Gonatas

Antigonos II Gonatas(c. 319 BCE – 239 BCE) was a powerful ruler whosolidified the position of the Antigonid dynasty inMacedonia after a long period defined by anarchyand chaos and acquired fame for his victory overthe Gauls who had invaded the Balkans. He was the first-born son of Demetrius Poliorcetes,son of Antigonus Monophthalmos, Alexander theGreat’s general […]