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Jul 21, 2015 10:04 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of the great ruler's father are not in the same tomb, but may instead be in one nearby, new research says.
Jul 9, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Roman concrete, one of the world's most durable compounds, closely resembles the rock formed in the depths of a dormant supervolcano in Italy.
Jun 24, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 2,000-year-old Roman ship had been carrying parts to build an entire roof and had been packed meticulously.
Jun 8, 2015 09:13 AM ET // AFP
The 23-foot wooden machine, powered by slaves deep in the stadium's belly delivered wolves, boars and even antelopes to do battle with gladiators.
May 28, 2015 11:04 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An ancient tombstone names a woman, but a male body was found beneath.
May 21, 2015 11:42 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Palmyra, a world heritage site, is in danger of being bulldozed by ISIS who just captured the city. Continue reading →
May 17, 2015 10:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An ancient Egyptian temple first recorded and described between 1906 and 1925 and then forgotten has been located.
Apr 24, 2015 09:18 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The striking bronze, enamel and glass brooch dates back to the Iron Age.
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