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“Ancient Civilizations”

Aug 27, 2015 09:50 AM ET
Archaeologists have confirmed that the cadavers of 97 ancient peoples were recently found in one tiny prehistoric house in the northeast of China.
Aug 25, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Islamic State militants blew up the ancient temple of Baal Shamin in Syria -- and have now released photos of the devastation.
Aug 7, 2015 04:04 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Royal architect Kha and his wife Merit underwent different, but not necessarily worse, mummification than higher officials.
Aug 6, 2015 04:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A mysterious Stonehenge-style monolith sheds new light on the earliest civilizations in the Mediterranean basin. Continue reading →
Jul 7, 2015 12:45 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The adorned bobcat was buried some 2,000 years ago in what is now Illinois.
Jul 4, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Greece is short on cash, but rich in heritage. That's got to be worth something.
Jun 12, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An explicit portrait of a god of fertility shows signs of a disease that would have rendered him infertile.
Jun 8, 2015 03:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists exploring a cave on the shore of Utah's Great Salt Lake have unearthed hundreds of carved sticks, hoops, dice and darts dating back to about 700 years ago.
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