April 26, 2016
Felix dies natalis tibi sit , Marcus Aurelius !
March 8, 2016
The final “act” of the “Five Good Emperors”: Emperor Marcus Aurelius assumed his rule of Rome on 8 March 161 CE.
April 8, 2015
Septimius Severus was proclaimed emperor of Rome by his troops on 9 April 193 CE, just two days before his 48th birthday.
March 7, 2015
Roman emperor Antoninus Pius died on 7 March 161 CE in Lorium, an ancient Etruscan village on the Via Aurelia, less than twelve miles west of Rome.
December 29, 2014
Researchers have announced a new understanding of Roman concrete – a versatile artificial stone that allowed Roman builders to create magnificent, open interiors of unprecedented scale.