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Sep 11, 2014 03:25 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Analysis is underway to determine what kind of animal bones were used for the armor, but it was likely assembled with bones from elk, deer and horse. Continue reading →
Sep 11, 2014 05:26 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Greek archaeologists excavating the large and mysterious burial mound in Amphipolis have now revealed the full body of the two figures unearthed on Saturday, showing the sculptures’ great artistic value. Continue reading →
Sep 10, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Canadian authorities have released sonar images that show the skeleton of one of the two ships lost during the Franklin Expedition.
Sep 10, 2014 12:33 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The unusual feature emerged as archaeologists scanned a 7.4-square-mile area around Stonehenge.Continue reading →
Sep 7, 2014 01:39 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Two female sculptures are uncovered in a Greek tomb that dates to the time of Alexander the Great. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
A 1,500-year-old fragment of Greek papyrus with writing that refers to the biblical Last Supper may be one of the oldest Christian amulets.
Sep 5, 2014 03:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
No graves (including Alexander’s) have been discovered yet at the Kasta Hill site at Amphipolis in Macedonia, but new finds are increasing interest around the excavation. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The bracelets and necklaces, representing one of the finest collection of Roman jewelry, were buried in Colcester, U.K., by a terrified Roman woman. Continue reading →
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