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Oct 9, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The elegant shape of the violin evolved over a period of 400 years, largely due to the influence of four prominent families of instrument makers, a new study finds.
Sep 5, 2014 03:10 PM ET // AFP
Reclusive son of a Nazi-era art dealer who amassed a giant secret collection snuck a Monet with him into the German hospital where he died in May.
Jun 14, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Found in the sarcophagus of a Renaissance princess, a black soldier fly raises new questions about the insect's path from America to Europe. →
Jun 6, 2014 08:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Historically, the devil has had many names and many roles, and he has been depicted in art in just as many ways.
Jun 5, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Until recently, the Dutch seascape simply showed groups of people gathered on a beach in The Hague in the Netherlands.
May 27, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Previously undetected 16th century paintings are discovered the Temple of Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
May 13, 2014 05:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died. Among his many strange accomplishments was designing a monster that wold inspire the vampire 'el chupacabra.' Continue reading →
May 7, 2014 03:25 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Curious notations at the margins of a 1504 copy of Homer's Odyssey have finally been identified.
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