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May 17, 2015 10:35 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of the long lost temple of Kheny have been unearthed at Gebel el Silsila, north of Aswan.
Apr 17, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A man with a metal detector found an extraordinary 1,800-year-old Roman grave while he was searching a farmer's field in the United Kingdom.
Feb 27, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A well-preserved Roman tombstone has been unearthed in a parking lot in western England. Continue reading →
Feb 18, 2015 03:13 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The largest cache of gold coins ever found in Israel was discovered by chance by divers at Caesarea National Park. The treasure includes at least 2,000 gold coins from the Fatimid period, approximately 1,000 years ago. Continue reading →
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.
Oct 10, 2014 04:37 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An international expedition recovers antiquities from one of the richest shipwrecks of antiquity, with more to come. Continue reading →
Sep 30, 2014 05:32 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The height of the sculptures and their pedestals make them an imposing presence at the tomb's entrance. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The bracelets and necklaces, representing one of the finest collection of Roman jewelry, were buried in Colcester, U.K., by a terrified Roman woman. Continue reading →
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