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May 22, 2015 11:27 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The aqueduct, created more than 2,000 years ago, had long been one of the city's principal sources of water.
May 21, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
An iconic Bronze Age girl who was buried in Denmark about 3,400 years ago came from a foreign land, a new analysis of her hair and teeth suggests.
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.
May 14, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Archaeologists have discovered a gold-filled Ming Dynasty tomb of Lady Mei, who went from being a concubine to become a political and military strategist.
May 11, 2015 02:20 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Incestuous marriages were common among ancient Egyptian royalty and now a study shows there's physical evidence of the practice.
May 8, 2015 10:02 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Until now, little was known about Hosn Niha, a Roman-Byzantine village located in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon. Continue reading →
May 5, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The newly found wreck had carried 10,000 gold coins and massive gold jewelry — a treasure estimated to be worth more than $150 million today.
May 5, 2015 02:12 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The Hanneke Wrome was one of two ships that left Luebeck, Germany, for Tallinn, Estonia, on Nov. 11, 1468 loaded with gold coins and jewelry. Continue reading →
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