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Feb 21, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
As the historical action movie 'Pompeii,' opens we list 10 surprising things about ancient Romans you probably didn't know.
Jan 26, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A new look at a cache of baby bones discovered in Britain is altering assumptions about why ancient Romans committed infanticide.
Dec 2, 2013 05:30 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Ancient quarries under Rome threaten modern buildings and streets with collapse, leading geologists to go underground to map the passageways.
Nov 22, 2013 01:30 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
JFK isn't the only leader to have died by another's hands. He joins a long list of leaders who were murdered, most often for political reasons.
Oct 3, 2013 05:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Two phalluses engraved on a 2,000-year-old stone may provide scholars with the exact date of the foundation of the city of Aosta in northern Italy.