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May 22, 2015 11:27 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The aqueduct, created more than 2,000 years ago, had long been one of the city's principal sources of water.
May 21, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
An iconic Bronze Age girl who was buried in Denmark about 3,400 years ago came from a foreign land, a new analysis of her hair and teeth suggests.
May 17, 2015 10:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An ancient Egyptian temple first recorded and described between 1906 and 1925 and then forgotten has been located.
May 12, 2015 07:06 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The animal mummification industry that thrived in ancient Egypt held a secret which was not revealed for almost 3,000 years.
May 11, 2015 02:18 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The pharaohs believed they descended from the gods so inbreeding was seen as a way to retain the sacred bloodline.
May 11, 2015 02:20 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Incestuous marriages were common among ancient Egyptian royalty and now a study shows there's physical evidence of the practice.
May 8, 2015 10:02 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Until now, little was known about Hosn Niha, a Roman-Byzantine village located in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon. Continue reading →
Apr 30, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Stone Age people caught eels using three-pronged spears with a center point for spearing fish.
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