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Jul 2, 2014 02:48 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An inscription on a 1,000-year-old amulet confirms that small Viking charms do represent Thor's hammer. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2014 04:15 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
For hundreds of years, people lived in the Colosseum and used its vast center as a communal trading center.
Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
New genetic evidence casts further doubt on the authenticity of a grisly French relic: a gourd long believed to be stained with the blood of Louis XVI.
Feb 21, 2014 02:48 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Simultaneous rebellions in Ukraine, Venezuela and Thailand point to a history of revolutionary waves that can cross continents and oceans.
Feb 14, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A World War II wreck retrieved from the bottom of an Italian lake has revealed a forgotten story of love during wartime.
Feb 14, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Crewmen aboard a World War II bomber etched their lovers' names on board. But that didn't save the plane from a grim fate.
Feb 5, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
After 26 years of research, scientists confirm that the bones interred at Charlemagne's supposed resting place belong to the emperor.
Jan 12, 2014 11:04 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Georgian Queen Ketevan was executed for refusing to become a member of a powerful Persian ruler's harem.
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