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Aug 18, 2015 08:45 AM ET // AFP
At least 26 human skeletons discovered in Germany show that life in Neolithic Europe some 7,000 years ago could be horrific.
Aug 18, 2015 01:49 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Scientists scanned the skeleton and found a pattern of deep loss of spongy bone in both the bone tissue of the humerus.
Jun 22, 2015 12:31 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Burials recovered from an ancient Greek colony in Sicily reveal bodies that had been pinned down to keep them in their graves.
Jun 19, 2015 09:18 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
In ancient Egypt, so many people worshiped Anubis, the jackal-headed god of death, that the catacombs next to his temple once held nearly 8 million mummified pups.
May 2, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A Medieval teenage girl found buried face-down in northern Italy suffered from scurvy and was rejected by her community.
Feb 11, 2015 01:25 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The twins, about 36 to 40 weeks old, probably suffocated during their mother's troubled labor nearly 8,000 years ago.
Aug 22, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
A copper awl is the oldest metal object unearthed to date in the Middle East.
Aug 6, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 6,500-year-old skeleton was found in the basement of the Penn Museum. See photos.
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