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Aug 4, 2015 04:17 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The town of Gath was occupied until the ninth-century B.C., and in its heyday it was the biggest metropolis in the region.
Jul 30, 2015 01:26 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The prints on the 2,000-year-old Roman roof tile proves cats were kept as pets -- and sometimes got in the way.
Jul 28, 2015 12:18 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Four lost leaders of the first permanent English settlement in the Americas have been identified, thanks to chemical analysis of their skeletons.
Jul 28, 2015 11:49 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Excavation of a 200-year-old shipwreck confirms Lord Elgin was taking antiquities, as well as sculptures during his voyage from the Acropolis to London.
Jul 28, 2015 09:25 AM ET // AFP
The volunteer archaeologist's find is being hailed as a major discovery.
Jul 22, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
An ill-fated 19th-century expedition that became trapped in the Canadian Arctic ended in a particularly gruesome type of cannibalism.
Jul 21, 2015 10:10 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Weird, 'hybridized' animal skeletons litter the bottom of storage pits in an Iron Age site in England, archaeologists have found.
Jul 21, 2015 10:04 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of the great ruler's father are not in the same tomb, but may instead be in one nearby, new research says.
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