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Apr 29, 2016 03:01 PM ET // AFP
The invaluable cache of coins was found by construction workers who were carrying out routine work on water pipes in southern Spain.
Apr 28, 2016 12:11 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The decision was based upon review and analysis of new information, in particular a DNA study and skeletal analyses published last year.
Apr 29, 2016 12:24 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Newly auctioned historical documents suggest the true origins America's pastime may be lost to the mists of time.
Apr 26, 2016 11:36 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
The women who worked at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the 1960s weren't only trailblazers for the solar system, they were pioneers for the more accepting climate of women in sciences today.
Apr 22, 2016 10:11 AM ET // Kacey Deamer, Live Science
Ancient stone blocks depicting Queen Hatshepsut have been discovered on Egypt's Elephantine Island.
Apr 20, 2016 11:35 AM ET // AFP
Retired computer engineer has found a unique way of marking the fourth centenary of the death of Miguel de Cervantes.
Apr 20, 2016 02:08 PM ET // AFP
It will be the first time an African-American has appeared on US currency.
Apr 20, 2016 10:23 AM ET // AFP
A 108-year-old postcard offering a shilling in exchange for its return to an English marine research institute is now officially the world's oldest message in a bottle.
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