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Mar 27, 2015 10:37 AM ET
ISIS' destruction of art in Iraq's Mosul Museum generated a lot of outrage. Was there an ideological reason for the raid or was it vandalism?
Feb 2, 2015 09:20 AM ET // AFP
Two sculptures that languished in obscurity for more than a century may be the only surviving bronze works by Michelangelo.
Jan 15, 2015 09:30 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A masterpiece of workmanship, the Lenox Globe measures 4.4 inches across and the hollow copper sphere is engraved in almost microscopic detail.
Dec 27, 2014 11:43 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
From a mysterious Greek tomb to revelations about King Richard, 2014 was a big year for big finds.
Dec 22, 2014 05:27 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Earthquakes rattle Florence, raising concerns over the safety of Michelangelo's David. Continue reading →
Oct 28, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sounds thought to have been supernatural, such as echoes in caves and canyons, appear to have inspired many early artists. Continue reading →
Sep 19, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The tiny handiwork involved in making treasures found near Stonehenge likely involved the small fingers -- and strained eyes -- of children. Continue reading →
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.
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