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Nov 26, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Polish 'vampires' weren't targeted for their status as immigrants, as previously thought, but instead probably had contracted cholera.
Nov 25, 2014 02:04 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 5,500-year-old axe was found stuck in the seabed and was likely placed there as part of some kind of ritual.
Nov 24, 2014 12:52 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Two painted figures -- one man, one woman -- were found on the door frames of a chamber within a Greek tomb dating to Alexander the Great's reign in the late 4th century B.C. Continue reading →
Nov 23, 2014 02:15 PM ET // AFP
Three thousand people were evacuated from their homes in the center of the French city of Rennes Sunday while a huge British bomb from World War II was defused.
Nov 20, 2014 02:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of an ancient settlement were found just underwater off the shore of the Greek island, Delos.
Nov 20, 2014 02:20 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of an ancient settlement have been found on the bottom of the Aegean sea off the small island of Delos.
Nov 17, 2014 01:49 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See photos of vases and kilns as they dropped and abandoned as Mt. Vesuvius' erupted in 79 A.D.
Nov 17, 2014 01:58 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The vases were found sealed under a layer of ash and pumice from Mount Vesuvius, and it appears they were just ready to be fired.
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