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Apr 17, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Researchers have deciphered a Greek document that shows an ancient wrestling match was fixed.
Apr 16, 2014 09:37 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An unusual find of 34 mummies in Siberia has archaeologists wondering who these people were -- and why they wore copper masks. Continue reading
Apr 10, 2014 01:10 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A Coptic script that suggests Jesus may have been married is not a forgery, say professors from Harvard, MIT and Columbia. Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2014 02:02 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 3,300-year-old cylindrical clay coffin complete with the skeleton of a man buried with a gold scarab seal of Pharaoh Seti I, has been unearthed in Israel. Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2014 10:00 AM ET // AFP
A message in a bottle tossed in the sea in Germany 101 years ago, believed to be the world's oldest, has been presented to the sender's granddaughter.
Apr 8, 2014 11:05 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Artifacts from an early Eskimo winter village reveal how intertwined human and animal lives were at the site.
Apr 7, 2014 12:57 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
DNA analysis of hair taken from Eva Braun's brush suggests she had Jewish ancestry on her mother's side. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2014 11:19 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The well-preserved excrement reveals that these Medieval Danish ate lots of raspberries and used moss as toilet paper. Continue reading →
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