Portfolio Category: Cuneiform

Ashes of Nineveh – Fall of Assyria

Ashes of Nineveh – Fall of Assyria

Among the major events that took place in the ancient Near East, none were more earth-shattering than the fall of the ancient Assyrian city of Nineveh. The demise of Nineveh ...
Deciphering Ancient Scripts

Deciphering Ancient Scripts

Learn the methodology of deciphering ancient scripts and languages and get a chance to crack some of the world’s most famous undeciphered writing systems.

Ḫammurapi’s Code

Ḫammurapi’s Code

Dating to the 1700s BCE, Hammurabi’s Code is one of the oldest sets of laws. These laws help shed light on what life was like in Ancient Babylonia. In this ...