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Dec 12, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Amateurish drawings on a 2,400-year-old coffin likely reflected a dearth of master painters in Egypt.
Nov 25, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The cemetery was found in the city of Kucha, located in present-day northwest China. Ten tombs were found, seven of which were large brick structures.
Oct 18, 2014 03:23 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The recently uncovered mosaic in a mysterious Greek tomb may be the clearest depiction of the famous ruler as a young man.
Oct 8, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ice Age art in Indonesia includes the oldest known figurative cave painting, challenging the view that Europe was the birthplace of art.
Sep 30, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A woman's gold pendant and the thigh of a statue are among the items archaeologists recovered in the ancient city of Hippos.
Is there anything left to discover? Have the most important temples, tombs, pyramids, cities, and civilizations been found?
Aug 21, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Several pottery vessels found beside the sarcophagus and 13 more inside a niche in the tomb.
Jan 22, 2014 06:30 AM ET
Imagine a cave filled with the oldest known human-painted images, dating back over 32,000 years. Trace recaps the highlights of Director Werner Herzog's trip into the ancient Chauvet Cave in "Cave of Forgotten Dreams."
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