Medusa

In Greek mythology, a gorgon is a female monster (also known as a Gorgo.) Medusa was the most famous gorgon. She was a beautiful, young women with magnificent long, silky hair. Guys even lined up to date her. One day, while she was in Athena’s temple, she fooled around with Poseidon (Neptune,) which of course…

Turkish-Japanese Friendship

Turkish did not only struggle with many nations throughout the history, but they also made friends with some nations. Some nations just hated the Turkish, but some nations made friend with the Turkish. One of these nations is the Japanese. There are some events which stiffened their friendship. The first event was the Frigate Ertugrul…

Banshees

DEFINITION Banshee is defined as a fairy which is an omen of death in Ireland mythology. In Ireland, many families have their own Banshees. A Banshee’s cry predicts the death of a family member. BANSHEE’S FORMS A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN WEARING SHROUD A WOMAN WITH A LONG SILVER DRESS AND SILVER HAIR AN OLD WOMAN WITH…

The Calamity of Bosnia: SREBRENICA

Can you imagine that you are in a calamity? Many people had had many calamities such as rebellions, revolutions, and genocides throughout the history. However, I have such a dramatic example: Srebrenica. The genocide which happened in the 1990s had many evil effects on Muslim people in Bosnia, but I am going to mention two…

Daphne Tree

According to a legend, one day, while Apollon was walking along the seaside in Thessalia, he saw a girl who was so beautiful and was called Daphne. As soon as he saw, he fell in love with her. Daphne was lively and used to love loneliness. In fact, she had sworn to live alone on…

The Deepwater Horizon Explosion

Many countries had some devastating incidents throughout the history. One of these incidents is the Deepwater Horizon explosion which actualized on 20 April 2010 and 11 people died in the explosion. After the explosion, the influences on nature and people gradually started to increase and it is still continuing even today. The barrels of oil…

The Last Supper

Leonardo da Vinci who was born in 1452 in Italy was a painter, architect, and inventor. He did many studies on painting. Since he could not the appropriate face, creating some paintings took long years or he did not finish. One of them is The Last Supper which Leonardo da Vinci painted when he lived…

The Effects of Conquest of Constantinople

 Imagine that you are in war, scarcity or massacre! What would you feel about it? Many nations had some calamities such as wars, genocides, or illnesses in the world history. Most of them influenced the majority of the world. One of them was a war which led to the Conquest of Constantinople. It had many…