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Apr 15, 2016 09:44 AM ET // AFP
Archaeologists find the skeletons of 80 men who may have been followers of ancient would-be tyrant Cylon of Athens.
Mar 29, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Why would thieves have stolen Shakespeare's skull? Back in the day, grave robbing was big business.
Nov 24, 2015 12:53 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
King Arthur's grave, allegedly found by monks in 1181, is nothing but a pit filled with rubble.
Nov 16, 2015 10:08 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science Contributor
The ruins may represent the oldest known European Christian church in the tropics.
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.
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