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Nov 30, 2015 12:18 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An ancient Greek temple in Sicily was built to face the setting full moon near the winter solstice.
Nov 25, 2015 02:42 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The three-day investigation is expected to shed further light on 'the discovery of the century.'
Nov 17, 2015 08:45 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Pieces from a mysterious board game that hasn't been played for 1,500 years were discovered in a 2,300-year-old tomb.
Nov 16, 2015 11:07 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The quality of the images in the mosaic indicates a highly developed artistic ability.
Oct 30, 2015 09:28 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The ancient builders of Stonehenge may have hosted massive barbecue cookouts where thousands of revelers feasted on meat.
Oct 29, 2015 03:56 PM ET // AFP
A hiker has stumbled across a 1,200-year-old Viking sword in remarkably good condition in Norway's  mountains. Continue reading →
Oct 26, 2015 07:50 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Ancient Egyptians reviewed their ABCs with the help of this 15-century B.C. inscription.
Oct 20, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
An ancient arrowhead with human blood on it points to a bloodletting ceremony in which a person's life force fed the gods.
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