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Apr 25, 2016 12:40 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The procedure was common in the 18th century in an attempt to baptize the live baby.
Apr 19, 2016 02:03 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The newly found drawings show demonic entities populated the ancient Egyptians' imaginations as far back as 4,000 years ago.
Apr 11, 2016 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ancient correspondence written on pottery shards suggests when and where the earliest texts of the Bible were created.
Apr 6, 2016 03:52 PM ET //
The shovel and a bronze jug were unearthed at a site called Magdala, a large Jewish settlement that dates to about 2000 years ago.
Apr 6, 2016 01:44 PM ET // AFP
ISIS leaves a fifth-century monastery in the Syrian desert in ruins, including the remains of an important saint. Continue reading →
Apr 4, 2016 11:35 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Found at a British Abbey, the copper wire, braided together, turned to be part of a whip used by monks for self-flagellation. Continue reading →
Mar 31, 2016 11:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 2,500-year-old inscription found on a stone slab may describe an Etruscan fertility goddess.
Mar 25, 2016 07:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Crucifixion is often associated with Jesus, yet this atrocious execution method was used long before Jesus's birth.
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