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Aug 31, 2015 09:28 AM ET // AFP
The Islamic State jihadist group has blown up parts of the Temple of Bel in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra.
Aug 31, 2015 10:23 AM ET // AFP
Two anonymous fortune hunters claim to have pinpointed the Nazi-era loot, but a Polish official says there's no proof it exists.
Aug 28, 2015 09:47 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The oldest case of acute decompensated heart failure is found in 3,500-year-old mummified remains.
Aug 27, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
People in ancient Egypt were likely to lose some of their front teeth before they could become mummies.
Aug 26, 2015 08:54 AM ET // AFP
The ruins of an ancient palace with important archaic inscriptions dating back to the Mycenaean Age are found in Greece.
Aug 25, 2015 09:12 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
A controversial papyrus refers quotes Jesus as saying 'my wife.' New research suggests it's authentic.
Aug 24, 2015 01:00 PM ET
Stonehenge was built thousands of years ago, yet we still have no idea who built it, why it was built, or HOW it was built. A 4,000-year-old body may change that.
Aug 24, 2015 12:43 PM ET // AFP
Islamic State militants on Sunday blew up the ancient temple of Baal Shamin in the UNESCO-listed Syrian city of Palmyra, an official said, the latest in a series of cultural relics to be destroyed by the jihadist group. Continue reading →
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