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“Ancient Civilizations”

Dec 19, 2014 11:58 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Details about a skeleton found in a mysterious Greek tomb, which may be Alexander the Great's mother, will be revealed next month. 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.
Dec 12, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Amateurish drawings on a 2,400-year-old coffin likely reflected a dearth of master painters in Egypt.
Dec 9, 2014 05:25 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 2,500-year-old mummy is revealed for the first time. Here's what scientists learned.
Dec 4, 2014 02:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists find an ancient water basin in Rome that could once hold 1 million gallons of water.
Dec 4, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The massive basin was part of a farm dating to the third century B.C.
Nov 25, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The cemetery was found in the city of Kucha, located in present-day northwest China. Ten tombs were found, seven of which were large brick structures.
Nov 21, 2014 03:47 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 4000-year-old, bejeweled mummy is discovered below a temple in Luxor. Continue reading →
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