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Prometheus

(3 syl.) made men of clay, and stole fire from heaven to animate them. For this he was chained by Zeus to Mount Caucasus, where an eagle preyed on his liver daily. The word means Forethough…

Prometheus

Prometheus is the "fire-bringer" who (in Greek mythology) gave the secret of fire to humans. Prometheus was the son of a Titan, one of the giant elder gods of Greek mythology. Prometheus was a friend …

Bound

Directors/Writers:Larry and Andy WachowskiDirector of Photography:Bill PopeEditor:Zach StaenbergMusic:Don DavisProduction Designer:Eve CauleyProducers:Dino De Laurentiis, Andrew Lazar and Stua…

College Bound

Thinking about college? Here are some tools and hints to help. Choosing a CollegeApplying to CollegeScholarship MoneyFinancial Aid Choosing a College There are thousands of …

College Bound

Thinking about college? Which ones? Where? With thousands of opportunities, it's tough to decide. Here are some tools and hints to help. It's never too early to start - this is the…

Franklin BOUND

BOUND, Franklin, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Milton, Northumberland County, Pa., April 9, 1829; attended the common schools and old Milton Academy; studied law at Easton, Pa.; w…

Beating the Bounds

On Holy Thursday, or Ascension Day, it used to be customary for the parish school children, accompanied by the clergymen and parish officers, to walk through their parish from end to end. T…

Classical Mythology: Homeward Bound

Homeward BoundClassical MythologyThe Model Hero: PerseusA Face Only a Mother Could LoveHomeward BoundA Family Reunion With his trophy securely in hand, Perseus flew back toward Seriphus on hi…

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Name at birth: Elizabeth BarrettAfter anonymously publishing a book of poetry and a translation of Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound, Elizabeth Barrett published The Seraphim and Other Poems in 1838 under h…