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the temple of Poseidon in Greece
July 9, 2016

Sea Meets Sky

Floodlights illuminate the temple of Poseidon, god of the sea, at Cape Sounion, Greece. The cults of ancient Greece helped define our ideas of the afterlife today.

See more pictures from the July 2016 feature story "How the Greeks Changed the Idea of the Afterlife."

Photograph by Vincent J. Musi, Archaeological Site of Sounion

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