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Classic Greek Mythology: Stories from Ovid's Metamorphoses

01 Of 15 Ovid's Metamorphoses Book I: Daphne Eludes Apollo Apollo and Daphne Apollo Chasing Daphne, by Gianbattista Tiepolo. Wikipedia Daphne eludes the amorous god Apollo, but at what cost? There was a nymph daughter of a river god who was turned off to love. She had coaxed a promise from her father not to force her to wed, so when Apollo, shot by one of Cupid's arrow, pursued her and wouldn't take no for an answer, the river god obliged his daughter by turning her into the laurel tree.
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Finding the PHP Document Root

The PHP document root is the folder where a PHP script is running. When installing a script, web developers often need to know the document root. Although many pages scripted with PHP run on an Apache server, some run under Microsoft IIS on Windows. Apache includes an environment variable called DOCUMENT_ROOT, but IIS doesn't.
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In Love With a Fictional Character? Here's How to Handle It

We love to read, and when we're immersed in literature, the characters come to life for us! We know them-all their most secret and intimate details. Sometimes, we become too involved in a character's life (and situation). We know what they want, who they are, and sometimes, we may even imagine ourselves into the world of the novel.
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Best Russian Movies for Language Learners

Movies are an essential part of contemporary culture in Russia. Films made during the Soviet era, when access to Western cinema was restricted, are particularly beloved and well-known. Lines from favorite films are frequently dropped into everyday conversation, and contemporary films often contain up-to-date examples of casual slang and dialogue.
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University of Jamestown Admissions

University of Jamestown Admissions Overview: The University of Jamestown, with an acceptance rate of 65%, is a moderately selective school. Around one-third of applicants received a rejection letter, but the admissions bar is not overly high. Those interested in applying to the University of Jamestown will need to submit an application, high school transcripts, and scores from either the SAT or ACT (writing portions are optional).
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Black Women are the Most Educated Group in the U.S.

American women have had to fight for their right to an education. Well into the twentieth century, women were discouraged from pursuing higher education, as it was popular notion that too much education would make a woman unfit for marriage. Woman of color and poor women also experienced other structural impediments to their education for much of the nation's history that made it less likely for them to pursue an education.
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