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Sep 5, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
A 1,500-year-old fragment of Greek papyrus with writing that refers to the biblical Last Supper may be one of the oldest Christian amulets.
Sep 3, 2014 06:10 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Marks left behind by ancient, parched grass show that the iconic monument was once a perfect circle.
Jul 23, 2014 11:34 AM ET // Amanda Onion
A tiny crucifix found during the excavation of a 17th century colony on Newfoundland symbolizes early religious freedom in North America. Continue reading →
Jul 16, 2014 09:44 AM ET
Tara takes a look at what our government's founding documents say about religion, and what Congress can or can't do with respect to it. Translation: Time to delve into the Establishment clause of the First Amendment.
Jul 16, 2014 09:22 AM ET
While the term "Jihad" in contemporary culture is often used within the context of terrorism, the word, to non-militant Muslims, means something vastly different. Tara explains.
Jun 24, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Leonard David, space.com
Speculation has swirled for decades that the leftovers of Noah's Ark hug the heights of Mt. Ararat in eastern Turkey — satellite imagery may offer evidence.
Jul 16, 2014 09:23 AM ET
No doubt you're hearing the term "ISIS" all over the news each day. While clearly it's a terrorist organization, things get more complicated, and frightening, once you know more about them better. Tara has the details on ISIS in this DNews Explainer.
Jun 6, 2014 08:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Historically, the devil has had many names and many roles, and he has been depicted in art in just as many ways.
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