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“Ancient History”

Oct 23, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Discovery News
Scholar says he's figured out a portion of the code on the ancient 'Phaistos disk.'
Oct 13, 2014 04:45 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
It may look innocuous now, but the little stone may have killed someone 700 years ago.
Oct 12, 2014 10:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A mosaic floor made from small white, black, gray, blue, red and yellow pebbles emerged during a dig.
Oct 12, 2014 10:55 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The central theme depicts a chariot in motion driven by Hermes, who is most likely escorting King Philip II to the Underworld. Continue reading →
Oct 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
King Philip II's bones are buried in a tomb along with a mysterious woman-warrior.
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.
Is there anything left to discover? Have the most important temples, tombs, pyramids, cities, and civilizations been found?
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.
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