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Apr 9, 2014 02:02 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 3,300-year-old cylindrical clay coffin complete with the skeleton of a man buried with a gold scarab seal of Pharaoh Seti I, has been unearthed in Israel. Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2014 02:06 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Israeli archeologists have unearthed an ancient Egyptian coffin complete with the skeleton of a man and several burial offerings.
Mar 3, 2014 01:06 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Arches and walls have crumbled to the ground at the ancient city that was covered in volcanic ash. Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
An ancient Roman gladiator school has been discovered in Austria, complete with cell blocks, a training arena and a bath complex.
Feb 27, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
A dog and a little dumb luck made a California couple $10 million richer.
Feb 26, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Computer simulations suggest Sultan Moulay Ismaïl could have done it by having sex about once a day for 32 years.
Feb 26, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A mysterious mummy that sat in a German collection for over a century was once an Incan woman who was murdered with blunt-force trauma to the head, possibly in a ritual sacrifice, new research suggests.
Jan 23, 2014 01:40 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The cross wasn't used in the Byzantine mosaic to avoid stepping on the symbol of Christ.
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