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“Ancient Civilizations”

Sep 22, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 7.45-foot-tall statues stand on a marble pedestal, wearing high-soled red-and-yellow shoes.
Sep 18, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
More than 3,300 years ago, in a newly built city in Egypt, a woman with an incredibly elaborate hairstyle of lengthy hair extensions was laid to rest.
Sep 16, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The latest images show an arched, soil-filled room, with some traces of red paint on the limestone walls.
Sep 15, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The earliest alcoholic beverage in Mesoamerica is still drunk today.
Sep 15, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Animal bones and images of animals on ancient artifacts reveal what creatures once roamed the region.
Sep 15, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
A new archaeological discovery in Denmark suggests that these notorious fighters were also decent builders.
Sep 11, 2014 05:26 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Greek archaeologists excavating the large and mysterious burial mound in Amphipolis have now revealed the full body of the two figures unearthed on Saturday, showing the sculptures’ great artistic value. Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The bowl was uncovered just beyond the fingertips of a dead soldier and two of his comrades, who were crushed under bricks and burned building material.
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