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May 22, 2015 11:27 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The aqueduct, created more than 2,000 years ago, had long been one of the city's principal sources of water.
May 21, 2015 11:42 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Palmyra, a world heritage site, is in danger of being bulldozed by ISIS who just captured the city. Continue reading →
May 21, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
An iconic Bronze Age girl who was buried in Denmark about 3,400 years ago came from a foreign land, a new analysis of her hair and teeth suggests.
May 20, 2015 10:17 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Is a drawing of a man holding a flower on the cover of a botany book Shakespeare? A scholars claims so.
May 18, 2015 03:34 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Early trading between Norwegian Vikings and England may have driven them economic incentive to sail south to Denmark, new research shows.
May 17, 2015 10:35 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of the long lost temple of Kheny have been unearthed at Gebel el Silsila, north of Aswan.
May 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists have identified a Caribbean ship that sank in 1681, at the mouth of Panama's Chagres River.
May 15, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Discovery News
The number of bicycle commuters is steadily growing in the United States, but the bicycle wasn't always that comfortable a ride -- see how it evolved.
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