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Jan 29, 2015 10:24 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The mummified body, which was covered in animal skin, was found in Mongolia. Continue reading
Jan 29, 2015 10:20 AM ET // AFP
According to Mongolian historians, much of the series' plot plays fast and loose with the facts.
Jan 28, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Skull fractures can lead to an early death, even if the victims initially survived the injuries, historic skulls show.
Jan 27, 2015 02:38 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A new imaging technique allowed researchers to identify 61 tattoos on the 5,300-year-old mummified body of Ötzi the Iceman.
Jan 26, 2015 02:10 PM ET // Discovery News
As a fierce nor'easter bears down on the East Coast, look back at other big blizzards that crippled the nation's biggest city.
Jan 23, 2015 09:38 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The numbers were painted on the arches of the Colosseum to guide visitors to their respective stands, according to their social class.
Jan 22, 2015 09:33 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
After being broken off during cleaning, inappropriate epoxy glue is now holding together the long, narrow beard on the famous mask of King Tut.
Jan 21, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A new tech that takes advantage of subtle differences in the way X-rays pass through different substances helps researchers discern writing within an ancient scroll.
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