5 of the Freakiest Animal-Related Deaths From Classical Antiquity

Here are five examples of how nature has gone wild on humans throughout history

Aeschylus death by Theodor de Bry (license CC0 1.0)

My favorite thing about being a writer is that I get to learn new things every day. There are so many fascinating little tidbits from history that most people don’t know about, and I’m always on the lookout for them.



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Rui Alves

Mindset Coach & Web 3.0 Digital Disruptor. Founder of Beloved and Rock n’Heavy: Exploring ideas that leapfrog ahead: 💡https://ruialves.medium.com/membership