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“Ancient Rome”

Jan 19, 2016 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Beauty and the Beast and other fairy tales really are tales as old as time, or at least pretty close.
Jan 7, 2016 07:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The impressive sanitation technologies introduced by the Romans did not seem to have delivered health benefits.
Dec 29, 2015 10:33 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The ram was often used as a symbol of Jesus, and could have been part of a church. Continue reading →
Dec 16, 2015 07:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
From sunken ships to megalithic stones, colorful mosaics, intact tombs, 2015 gave us a rich view into the past.
Dec 11, 2015 03:22 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The second-century ship contained thousands of jars containing the ketchup of the ancient Romans -- a fish-based seasoning known as garum.
Dec 4, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Finding an undisturbed Etruscan tomb is an extremely rare event that has the potential to reveal more about one of the ancient world's most fascinating and mysterious cultures.
Dec 3, 2015 01:52 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A new app traces your tour of Rome's most ancient highway, offering animated geospecific dramas.
Nov 24, 2015 08:32 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The ring, found in England by an amateur using a metal detector, dates back around 1,700 years -- a time when the Roman Empire was in power.
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