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Jun 30, 2015 08:57 AM ET
Every year, over 1.6 billion Muslims do Ramadan, a month long fast. So we were wondering, what is Ramadan and what's its significance?
Jun 12, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An explicit portrait of a god of fertility shows signs of a disease that would have rendered him infertile.
Jun 10, 2015 01:43 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Fragments of red-colored plaster suggest the church walls had been decorated with frescoes.
May 28, 2015 10:04 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The burials, found near Mogou village in northwestern China, date back around 4,000 years.
May 26, 2015 08:26 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Burials recovered at the site of a Medieval convent reveal a nun's life wasn't so idyllic.
May 24, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Genies have been blamed for a recent spate of possessions and fits in Saudi Arabian schools. Continue reading →
May 12, 2015 07:06 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The animal mummification industry that thrived in ancient Egypt held a secret which was not revealed for almost 3,000 years.
Apr 30, 2015 12:40 PM ET
Recently, a number of terrorist threats have been directed at the Vatican and the city of Rome. So, can the Vatican protect itself?
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