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Aug 27, 2015 09:50 AM ET
Archaeologists have confirmed that the cadavers of 97 ancient peoples were recently found in one tiny prehistoric house in the northeast of China.
Aug 12, 2015 11:14 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Representing a ferocious creature with lion ears and crocodile-like mouth, the 660-pound figurehead stood at the prow of 15th-century ship.
Aug 12, 2015 10:15 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
The 13th-century weapon was found in the River Witham in Lincolnshire, in the United Kingdom, in 1825.
Jul 30, 2015 01:26 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The prints on the 2,000-year-old Roman roof tile proves cats were kept as pets -- and sometimes got in the way.
Jun 26, 2015 12:22 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Danish archaeologists found the ceramic vessel which likely bears the fingerprint of the artisan who made it.
Jun 16, 2015 11:12 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A rare inscription showing a name shared with a biblical rival to King David has been found on a 3,000-year-old earthenware jar.
Jun 5, 2015 11:24 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The scene of a Greek male about to be lassoed by a powerful foreign warrior woman was exotic and also subversive for its time.
Jun 2, 2015 10:56 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 300-year-old tea would have tasted much like an artisanal green tea today.
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