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Dec 18, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The remains of a child from more than 1,500 years ago were found among remains dating to the time when the Roman or Byzantine Empire ruled Egypt.
Dec 12, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Amateurish drawings on a 2,400-year-old coffin likely reflected a dearth of master painters in Egypt.
Oct 3, 2014 08:55 AM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Procedure was apparently done when a mother's life was in danger or the fetus had already died.
Sep 18, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
More than 3,300 years ago, in a newly built city in Egypt, a woman with an incredibly elaborate hairstyle of lengthy hair extensions was laid to rest.
Aug 13, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Ancient Egyptians may have started mummifying their dead 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.
Jul 25, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The carving dates back more than 3,300 years and bears the scars of a religious revolution that upended the ancient civilization.
Jul 11, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
This diagnosis is 300 years too late.
Jun 20, 2014 11:37 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A child mummy in Italy appears to open and close her eyes. But find out what's really happening. Continue reading →
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