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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.
Jul 31, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Otzi the Iceman, a well-preserved mummy discovered in the Alps, may have had a genetic predisposition to heart disease, new research suggests.
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 →
May 30, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A medieval treasure trove is revealed, as researchers dig for clues into the emperor’s physical features and cause of death.
May 23, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The mummy of the pharaoh Amenhotep II's foster brother may finally have been located in a former Italian monastery.
May 23, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The mummy, found by an expedition in the 1800s, is rediscovered in Florence, Italy.
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