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May 28, 2015 11:04 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An ancient tombstone names a woman, but a male body was found beneath.
May 28, 2015 10:04 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The burials, found near Mogou village in northwestern China, date back around 4,000 years.
May 27, 2015 08:29 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The team adhered to ancient Egyptian techniques to mummify part of the human body, which had been donated to science.
May 26, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Oh, the places you'll go!
May 19, 2015 08:44 AM ET
Should death be a cause for sadness or celebration? In some parts of China and Taiwan, it's a celebration that takes a uniquely erotic turn, with strippers coming to dance for the dead.
May 14, 2015 08:53 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A photo of a 'Roswell alien' turns out to be much less mysterious.
May 14, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Astronomers may have solved the decades-long cosmic murder mystery of what kills most galaxies in the universe: They are strangled to death, so they can no longer create new stars.
May 11, 2015 02:18 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The pharaohs believed they descended from the gods so inbreeding was seen as a way to retain the sacred bloodline.
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