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Sep 30, 2014 08:45 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Sophisticated oceangoing canoes and favorable winds may have helped early human settlers colonize New Zealand, a pair of new studies shows.
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.
Sep 24, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The female statues guarding a tomb in Greece may suggest that Alexander the Great's mother lies there.
Sep 22, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 7.45-foot-tall statues stand on a marble pedestal, wearing high-soled red-and-yellow shoes.
Sep 18, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
More than 3,300 years ago, in a newly built city in Egypt, a woman with an incredibly elaborate hairstyle of lengthy hair extensions was laid to rest.
Sep 16, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The latest images show an arched, soil-filled room, with some traces of red paint on the limestone walls.
Sep 15, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The earliest alcoholic beverage in Mesoamerica is still drunk today.
Sep 15, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
A new archaeological discovery in Denmark suggests that these notorious fighters were also decent builders.
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