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“Ancient Civilizations”

Oct 18, 2014 03:23 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The recently uncovered mosaic in a mysterious Greek tomb may be the clearest depiction of the famous ruler as a young man.
Oct 16, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A strange chunk of rock discovered in Russia more than 20 years ago appears to be a combination sundial and moondial from the Bronze Age.
Oct 15, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The largest kiln is 17 feet in diameter, making it the biggest kiln ever found in a Greek city. Continue reading →
Oct 13, 2014 04:45 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
It may look innocuous now, but the little stone may have killed someone 700 years ago.
Oct 12, 2014 10:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A mosaic floor made from small white, black, gray, blue, red and yellow pebbles emerged during a dig.
Oct 12, 2014 10:55 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The central theme depicts a chariot in motion driven by Hermes, who is most likely escorting King Philip II to the Underworld. Continue reading →
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 →
Oct 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
King Philip II's bones are buried in a tomb along with a mysterious woman-warrior.
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