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May 2, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
The ancient Egyptians who built the pyramids may have been able to move massive stone blocks across the desert by wetting the sand in front of a contraption built to pull the heavy objects, according to a new study.
Jan 16, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The remains of a previously unknown pharaoh who reigned more than 3,600 years ago have emerged from Egypt's desert sand.
British researchers believe they've found evidence explaining how the boy king died and, in the process, they made a shocking discovery.
Dec 18, 2012 01:32 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Egypt's last great pharaoh was killed by conspirators -- and his son may have led the charge.
Apr 20, 2012 06:31 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An Italian expert identified a sculpture in a museum as depicting the twin children of Cleopatra and Mark Antony.
Aug 23, 2011 04:43 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A bottle belonging to the queen is found to contain a carcinogenic moisturizer.
Jun 23, 2011 03:33 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The boat has been hidden in a buried chamber for 4,500 years by the Great Pyramid.
Aug 5, 2011 02:14 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A trove of small figurines and jewelry that was illegally taken from King Tut's tomb has been returned to Egypt.
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