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“Ancient History”

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 11, 2014 05:26 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Greek archaeologists excavating the large and mysterious burial mound in Amphipolis have now revealed the full body of the two figures unearthed on Saturday, showing the sculptures’ great artistic value. Continue reading →
Sep 10, 2014 12:33 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The unusual feature emerged as archaeologists scanned a 7.4-square-mile area around Stonehenge.Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The bowl was uncovered just beyond the fingertips of a dead soldier and two of his comrades, who were crushed under bricks and burned building material.
Sep 5, 2014 03:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
No graves (including Alexander’s) have been discovered yet at the Kasta Hill site at Amphipolis in Macedonia, but new finds are increasing interest around the excavation. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The bracelets and necklaces, representing one of the finest collection of Roman jewelry, were buried in Colcester, U.K., by a terrified Roman woman. Continue reading →
Sep 3, 2014 06:10 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Marks left behind by ancient, parched grass show that the iconic monument was once a perfect circle.
Aug 21, 2014 02:03 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The seated, wingless sphinxes were likely placed there to guard the large burial site. Continue reading →
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