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Describe the temple of the Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens?

The classical Parthenon was constructed between 447-432 BCE The temple's main function was to shelter the monumental statue of Athena that was made by Pheidias out of gold a (MORE)

What threats does the acropolis face?

The Greek Acropolis has, for the last many years, began to erode  because of acid rain. If this continues many structures and  building will begin to collapse and crumple.  (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

Why is the Acropolis of Athens famous?

    Built over 2000 years ago, Athens' Acropolis sits above the city on its highest peak, and is one of the most well-known landmarks in the world. Its classical Greek (MORE)